Travel options
from Munich to Essen

You can get from Munich to Essen by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Munich to Essen on Oct 22 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:00AMMünchen, ZOB12h00 08:00PMEssen, Hauptbahnhof
1 changes
$301One-way
Cheapest
08:00AMMünchen, ZOB12h00 08:00PMEssen, Hauptbahnhof
1 changes
$301One-way
Other options
03:24AMMunich Hbf6h15 09:39AMEssen Hbf
0 changes
$861One-way
06:27PMMunich Hbf5h46 12:13AMEssen Hbf
2 changes
$991One-way
04:44AMMunich Hbf5h53 10:37AMEssen Hbf
1 changes
$1101One-way

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Thu
Oct 21
$84Deutsche Bahn
$46Flixbus
$247Eurowings Europe
Fri
Oct 22
$84Deutsche Bahn
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$185Eurowings
Sat
Oct 23
$44Deutsche Bahn
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$228Eurowings
Sun
Oct 24
$22Deutsche Bahn
$35BlaBlaCar Bus
$205Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Oct 25
$22Deutsche Bahn
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$175Lufthansa
Tue
Oct 26
$22Deutsche Bahn
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$175Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 27
$22Deutsche Bahn
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$222Eurowings
Thu
Oct 28
$22Deutsche Bahn
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$185Eurowings
Fri
Oct 29
$44Deutsche Bahn
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$111Eurowings
Sat
Oct 30
$44Deutsche Bahn
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$146Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 31
$44Deutsche Bahn
$33BlaBlaCar Bus
$123Eurowings
Mon
Nov 1
$22Deutsche Bahn
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$86Lufthansa
Tue
Nov 2
$22Deutsche Bahn
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$93Eurowings
Wed
Nov 3
$22Deutsche Bahn
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$105Eurowings
Thu
Nov 4
$22Deutsche Bahn
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$105Eurowings
Fri
Nov 5
$34Deutsche Bahn
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$105Eurowings
Sat
Nov 6
$34Deutsche Bahn
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$93Eurowings
Sun
Nov 7
$22Deutsche Bahn
$30BlaBlaCar Bus
$105Eurowings
Mon
Nov 8
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$105Eurowings
Tue
Nov 9
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$93Eurowings
Wed
Nov 10
$22Deutsche Bahn
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$93Eurowings

Travel Information between Munich and Essen

distanceDistance306 miles (493 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$38 - $93
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $38 (€31) • 7 h 49 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $93 (€75) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurowings, Croatia Bus d. O. O. Or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 306 miles (493 km) by flight, bus or train between Munich and Essen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $38 (€31). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Eurowings, Croatia Bus d. O. O. Or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Munich to Essen.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey