How to travel from Cottbus to Essen

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Travel Information to Essen from Cottbus

distanceDistance314 miles (506 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$34 - $97
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $34 (€32) • 6 h 29 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $97 (€90) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Eurowings or FlixTrain

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 314 miles (506 km) to Essen from Cottbus. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $34 (€32). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Eurowings or FlixTrain among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Cottbus to Essen.

Travel Tips: Travel from Cottbus to Essen

Travel to Essen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Cottbus to Essen.

There are 4 ways that you can travel from Cottbus to Essen. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Essen from Cottbus is by taking a train, which costs on average $34 (€32).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Essen:

Taking a train is usually $5 (€5) less than taking a bus to Essen, which costs on average $40 (€37) for the same trip.

Taking a train is about $63 (€58) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $97 (€90) for this trip.

The quickest way to travel from Cottbus to Essen is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 11 h 14 min   on average.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 6 h 29 min.

You should expect to travel around 314 miles (506 km) between Cottbus and Essen.

The average frequency per day from Cottbus to Essen is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Cottbus and Essen 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 Cottbus to Essen:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Cottbus, Busbahnhof and arrive in Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter).
  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Cottbus to Essen depart from Cottbus Hauptbahnhof to Essen Hbf.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Cottbus to Essen:

  • You can go to Essen from Cottbus by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $40 (€37) with Flixbus from Cottbus to Essen on Omio.
  • You can travel from Cottbus to Essen by flight with Eurowings. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $97 (€90) with Eurowings from Cottbus to Essen.
  • You can go to Essen from Cottbus by train with FlixTrain. You'll see cheap train tickets for $34 (€32) with FlixTrain from Cottbus to Essen on Omio.
Omio customers who travel from Cottbus to Essen often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Hamburg or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Essen and these popular destinations at a great price.

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $40 (€37) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing $97 (€90) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $34 (€32) one way on average.

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

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