Amsterdam to Essen

Amsterdam to Essen Essen to Amsterdam
Between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Essen, Germany we found up to 16 bus departures, including 2 night buses. The earliest bus departure from Amsterdam is at 04:00 arriving to Essen at 08:30 the same day. While the latest bus departure is at 08:55 and arrives at 19:50 the same day. The prices for the cheapest one way adult tickets range from €12 to €33.

Traveling by bus from Amsterdam to Essen

The shortest travel distance between Amsterdam and Essen is 203 km. The fastest bus which departs at 08:55 has a travel time of 02:35h. The longest travel time on the route is 10:55h. Depending on the selected departure, the following amenities are available: air condition, wifi and toilet. While some of the buses are direct, there are also the ones which stop for a short break in Hague, Rotterdam and Nijmegen.

Overnight buses

If you want to travel overnight and save money on accommodation or arrive in Essen earlier, there is 1 night bus departing from Amsterdam to Essen. The overnight bus departs at 22:15 and arrives at the same day. Below is the most popular night departure to Essen:

Bus companies

There is a total of 3 bus companies operating the routes. These bus companies have not been rated yet by the clients. Here you can see the most popular bus companies operating this route and their overall rating.


Departure and arrival stations

If you're wanting more detailed information about either Amsterdam or Essen, including general information, station and stop information and other popular routes, you can follow the links below.
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You can see information about the departure station and stops Amsterdam here

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You can see information about the arrival station and stops Essen here

Cheapest ticket prices

Adult ticket: €12 (One-Way) or €24 (Return).

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Other popular destinations from Essen

If you're looking for inspiration as to where to travel next once you've reached Essen, here is the list of the most popular travel combinations that our clients have previously purchased their tickets for:

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