Lyon to Essen

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Between Lyon, France and Essen, Germany we found up to 4 bus departures, including 1 night bus. The earliest bus departure from Lyon is at 01:20 arriving to Essen at 19:45 the same day. While the latest bus departure is at 01:35 and arrives at 19:45 the same day. The prices for the cheapest one way adult tickets range from 30 € to 38 €.

Traveling by bus from Lyon to Essen

The shortest travel distance between Lyon and Essen is 788 km. The fastest bus which departs at 01:35 has a travel time of 18:00h. The longest travel time on the route is 18:25h. 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 Lyon to Essen. The overnight bus departs at 14:45 and arrives at the following day. Below is the most popular night departure to Essen:

Bus companies

BlaBlaCar Bus is the name of the carrier operating this route. This company has been rated 236 times. Here you can see their average rating amongst travellers.

Departure and arrival stations

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

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

Cheapest ticket prices

Adult ticket: 30€ (One-Way) or 60€ (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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