How to travel from Essen to Weimar

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Travel Information from Essen to Weimar

distanceDistance189 miles (305 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$15 - $339
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $15 (€13) • 12 h 31 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $339 (€301) • 3 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 189 miles (305 km) to Weimar from Essen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $15 (€13). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Essen to Weimar.

Travel Tips: Travel from Essen to Weimar

Travel Tips: Travel to Weimar 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 Essen to Weimar.

There are 3 ways that you can travel to Weimar from Essen. You can take a bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Essen and Weimar is by taking a bus with an average price of $15 (€13).

This is compared to other travel options to Weimar:

Taking a bus is about $324 (€288) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $339 (€301) for this route.

A bus is $19 (€17) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Essen to Weimar costing on average $34 (€30).

The quickest way to travel from Essen to Weimar is by flight, which takes on average 3 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Weimar by bus can take on average 12 h 31 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 4 h 44 min   on average.

The distance from Essen to Weimar is approximately 189 miles (305 km).

The average frequency per day from Essen to Weimar is:

  • 2 buses per day.
  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Essen and Weimar as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Essen to Weimar:

  • Buses mostly leave from Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter) and tend to arrive in Weimar, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Trains mostly leave from Essen Hbf and tend to arrive in Weimar.

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

  • Lufthansa Cityline can take you to Weimar by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Lufthansa Cityline from Essen to Weimar for $339 (€301).
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Weimar by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Essen to Weimar for $34 (€30).
Looking to extend your trip from Essen to Weimar? Many Omio customers who go from Essen to Weimar usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Leipzig or Frankfurt am Main. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Leipzig or Frankfurt am Main from Weimar, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $15 (€13) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost $339 (€301) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $34 (€30) one way on average.

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

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