Rotterdam to Essen

Rotterdam to Essen Essen to Rotterdam
Between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Essen, Germany we found up to 10 bus departures, including 2 night buses. The earliest bus departure from Rotterdam is at 00:20 arriving to Essen at 04:00 the same day. While the latest bus departure is at 23:50 and arrives at 04:00 the following day. The prices for the cheapest one way adult tickets range from €12 to €29.



Traveling by bus from Rotterdam to Essen

The shortest travel distance between Rotterdam and Essen is 220 km. The fastest bus which departs at 05:20 has a travel time of 03:10h. The longest travel time on the route is 04:40h. 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 Rotterdam to Essen. The overnight bus departs at 23:50 and arrives at 04:00 the following day. Below is the most popular night departure to Essen:
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Bus companies

There is a total of 2 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.

FlixBus
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Departure and arrival stations

If you're wanting more detailed information about either Rotterdam or Essen, including general information, station and stop information and other popular routes, you can follow the links below.
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  Rotterdam

You can see information about the departure station and stops Rotterdam here

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  Essen

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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