How to travel from Chemnitz to Essen

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Travel Information from Chemnitz to Essen

distanceDistance259 miles (417 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$47 - $148
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $47 (€43) • 9 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $108 (€100) • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 259 miles (417 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Essen from Chemnitz. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $47 (€43). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Chemnitz to Essen.

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There are 4 travel options from Chemnitz to Essen: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Essen from Chemnitz is by taking a bus, which costs on average $47 (€43).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Essen:

A bus is $62 (€57) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Chemnitz to Essen costing on average $108 (€100).

A bus is $101 (€93) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Chemnitz to Essen costing on average $148 (€136).

The fastest way to get to Essen from Chemnitz is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Essen can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Essen by bus can take on average 9 h 40 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 6 h 37 min.

Essen is approximately 259 miles (417 km) away from Chemnitz.

The average frequency per day from Chemnitz to Essen is:

  • Around 4 buses per day.
  • 1 train a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Essen from Chemnitz as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Chemnitz to Essen:

  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Chemnitz to Essen depart from Chemnitz to Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter).
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Chemnitz to Essen depart from Chemnitz Hbf to Essen Hbf.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Chemnitz to Essen, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Essen by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Chemnitz to Essen tickets on Omio for $47 (€43).
  • Travel with Eurowings to go to Essen by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Eurowings Chemnitz to Essen tickets on Omio for $108 (€100).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Essen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Chemnitz to Essen tickets on Omio for $148 (€136).
Your trip from Chemnitz to Essen doesn't have to end in Essen. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Hamburg or Paris. If you’d like to add Berlin, Hamburg or Paris to your Chemnitz to Essen tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Essen today!

When planning your trip from Chemnitz to Essen, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $47 (€43) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $108 (€100) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $148 (€136) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Chemnitz to Essen online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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