Berlin to Essen

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Between Berlin and Essen we found up to 16 bus departures, including 3 night buses. There are also 12 train departures. The earliest bus departure from Berlin is at 00:15 arriving to Essen at 07:50 the same day. While the latest bus departure is at 23:59 and arrives at 07:55 the following day. The prices for the cheapest one way adult tickets range from 10 € to 38 €.

Traveling by bus from Berlin to Essen

The shortest travel distance between Berlin and Essen is 532 km. The fastest bus which departs at 03:15 has a travel time of 07:00h. The longest travel time on the route is 08:40h. Depending on the selected departure, the following amenities are available: air condition, wifi and toilet.

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 Berlin to Essen. The overnight bus departs at 23:59 and arrives at 07:55 the following day. Below are the most popular night departures to Essen:

Bus companies

Flixbus is the name of the carrier operating this route. This company has been rated 234 times. Here you can see their average rating amongst travellers.


Departure and arrival stations

If you're wanting more detailed information about either Berlin 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 Berlin here

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

Cheapest ticket prices

Adult ticket: 10€ (One-Way) or 20€ (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:

Other ways of traveling between Berlin and Essen

In case that you feel safer taking other forms of transportation, you can find alternative ways of reaching Essen below.

Trains from Berlin to Essen

Another transportation option is taking a train from Berlin to Essen. You can find the details about the departure times and ticket prices by clicking one of the routes in the search results.

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