|Distance||177 miles (285 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$3 - $34|
|Fastest mode||Train • $28 (€27) • 4 h 31 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 177 miles (285 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train between Essen and Ostend. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Essen to Ostend.
Travel from Essen, Germany to Ostend, Belgium is: Unrestricted.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
The government of Belgium has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 10/3/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Essen and Ostend closer to your planned date of departure here.
Return travel to Essen, Germany from Belgium is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.
Requirements for reentering Germany:
All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Essen, Germany was last verified on 10/6/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to your planned date of travel to Essen from Ostend.
There are 4 ways to get from Essen to Ostend: bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to travel to Ostend from Essen is by taking a flight with an average price of $3 (€3).
This is compared to other travel options to Ostend:
Taking a flight is usually $31 (€29) less than taking a bus to Ostend, which costs on average $34 (€32) for the same trip.
A flight is $25 (€24) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Essen to Ostend costing on average $28 (€27).
The fastest way to get to Ostend from Essen is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 31 min.
Other travel options to Ostend can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 8 h 29 min of travel time.
In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 0 h 0 min of travel time.
The Essen to Ostend distance is around 177 miles (285 km).
The average frequency per day from Essen to Ostend is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Essen to Ostend 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 Essen to Ostend:
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