|Distance||306 miles (494 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $78 (€70) • 1 h 10 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Eurowings|
Travel 306 miles (494 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from London to Essen. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Eurowings among others. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Essen.
Travel between London, United Kingdom and Essen, Germany is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.
Conditions of entry into Germany:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 6/29/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey to Essen from London.
The restriction level for your return to London, United Kingdom from Germany is: Fully open.
Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:
You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 6/29/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to London from Essen closer to your date of departure here.
There are 4 ways to travel to Essen from London including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to travel to Essen from London is by taking a ferry with an average price of $1 (€1).
This is compared to other travel options to Essen:
A ferry is $49 (€44) less than a bus for this trip with tickets for a bus from London to Essen costing on average $49 (€44).
A ferry is $78 (€70) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from London to Essen costing on average $78 (€70).
A ferry is generally $4 (€4) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $4 (€4) from London to Essen.
The quickest way to travel from London to Essen is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, going by bus can take 12 h 30 min on average.
In comparison, taking a ferry requires on average 0 h 0 min of travel time.
In comparison, getting to Essen by train can take on average 9 h 30 min.
The distance from London to Essen is approximately 306 miles (494 km).
The average frequency per day from London to Essen is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from London to Essen as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
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