The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Salzburg to Essen will cost around $ 59 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 45.
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16 h 20 m
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It's difficult to get from Salzburg to Essen without transferring at least once.
|Distance||368 miles (594 km)|
|Average bus duration||17 h 25 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$42 (€34)|
Buses from Salzburg to Essen cover the 368 miles (594 km) long trip taking on average 17 h 25 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $37 (€30), but the average price of bus tickets is $42 (€34). Travelers depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof).
Travel by bus between Salzburg, Austria and Essen, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Austria
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 9/25/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Essen from Salzburg closer to your date of departure here
Return travel from Germany to Austria is: Partially open.
Entry into Austria is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Austria has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/22/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your bus to Salzburg from Essen.
There are a few bus stations in Salzburg to start your route from including Salzburg, Lastenstrasse, Salzburg, PR Süd and Salzburg, Rainerstraße (Austria Trend Hotel Europa). In Essen you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof), Essen Main Train Station and Essen, Hauptbahnhof Freiheit.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Salzburg Hbf and arrive in Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof).
Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Salzburg Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in Essen most often arrive at Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof) and need to travel around 2 mile (s) / 3 km from this bus station to the city center.
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