Bus Berlin to Essen and return

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Bus ticket prices from Berlin to Essen commonly start from$10.08. With our smart bus search you'll find the ideal travel option. Just pick one of the rides offered by FlixBus, Eurolines Germany, PolskiBus, Distribusion and Busbud. The fastest bus from Essen to Berlin only takes 6 hr 20 min. Just click "Find Now" to see all available options and take your pick!
  Bus Berlin - Essen    282 mi
Ø Bus connections43 x
Savings-59%

The cheapest bus routes from Berlin to Essen

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Berlin
    Essen
      12:40 PM
      7:35 PM
    26 Aug
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $9.00
  • Berlin
    Essen
      2:30 PM
      9:25 PM
    24 Jul
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $9.00
  • Berlin
    Essen
      8:20 AM
      3:40 PM
    6 Jun
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $9.00
  • Berlin
    Essen
      2:30 PM
      9:25 PM
    25 Oct
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $9.00
  • Berlin
    Essen
      2:30 PM
      9:25 PM
    19 Jun
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $9.00
  • Berlin
    Essen
      2:30 PM
      9:25 PM
    20 Jun
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $9.00
  • Berlin
    Essen
      11:59 PM
      7:30 AM
    27 Aug
    +1
    PolskiBus
    from $21.24
  • Berlin
    Essen
      11:59 PM
      7:30 AM
    4 Jun
    +1
    PolskiBus
    from $21.24
  • Berlin
    Essen
      11:59 PM
      7:30 AM
    12 Jun
    +1
    PolskiBus
    from $21.24
  • Berlin
    Essen
      11:59 PM
      7:30 AM
    31 May
    PolskiBus
    from $21.24
  • Berlin
    Essen
      11:59 PM
      7:30 AM
    27 May
    +1
    PolskiBus
    from $21.24
  • Berlin
    Essen
      11:59 PM
      7:30 AM
    28 May
    +1
    PolskiBus
    from $21.24
  • Berlin
    Essen
      6:40 AM
      2:40 PM
    30 Sep
    Eurolines Germany
    from $22.00
  • Berlin
    Essen
      6:40 AM
      2:40 PM
    26 Sep
    Eurolines Germany
    from $22.00


  Train Berlin - Essen    282 mi

The cheapest train connections from Berlin to Essen

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  • Berlin
    Essen
      8:39 PM
      2:04 AM
    26 Sep
    +1
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $19.00
  • Berlin
    Essen
      5:22 AM
      10:12 AM
    23 Jul
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $19.00
  • Berlin
    Essen
      11:53 PM
      6:02 AM
    5 Jun
    +1
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $19.00
  • Berlin
    Essen
      11:53 PM
      6:02 AM
    29 May
    +1
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $19.00


  Carpooling Berlin - Essen    282 mi
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from Berlin to Essen

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  • Berlin
    Essen
      9:00 PM
      1:50 AM
    27 May
    +1
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $18.00
  • Berlin
    Essen
      7:30 AM
      1:00 PM
    30 May
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $19.00
  • Berlin
    Essen
      12:00 PM
      6:20 PM
    23 May
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $20.00
  • Berlin
    Essen
      4:00 PM
      8:50 PM
    28 May
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $20.00


  Bus Essen - Berlin    282 mi
Ø Bus connections43 x
Savings-59%

The cheapest bus routes from Essen to Berlin

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Essen
    Berlin
      1:55 PM
      9:00 PM
    10 Jun
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $9.00
  • Essen
    Berlin
      4:15 PM
      11:20 PM
    14 Jul
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $9.00
  • Essen
    Berlin
      4:15 PM
      11:20 PM
    16 Jun
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $9.00
  • Essen
    Berlin
      1:55 PM
      9:00 PM
    17 Jun
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $9.00
  • Essen
    Berlin
      4:15 PM
      11:20 PM
    8 Sep
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $9.00
  • Essen
    Berlin
      4:15 PM
      11:20 PM
    23 Jun
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $9.00
  • Essen
    Berlin
      2:55 PM
      10:00 PM
    8 Jun
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $14.90
  • Essen
    Berlin
      10:30 PM
      6:00 AM
    14 Jul
    +1
    PolskiBus
    from $21.24
  • Essen
    Berlin
      10:30 PM
      6:00 AM
    4 Jun
    +1
    PolskiBus
    from $21.24
  • Essen
    Berlin
      10:30 PM
      6:00 AM
    28 May
    +1
    PolskiBus
    from $21.24
  • Essen
    Berlin
      10:30 PM
      6:00 AM
    24 May
    +1
    PolskiBus
    from $21.24
  • Essen
    Berlin
      10:30 PM
      6:00 AM
    29 May
    +1
    PolskiBus
    from $21.24
  • Essen
    Berlin
      12:15 PM
      8:25 PM
    24 Jun
    Eurolines Germany
    from $22.00
  • Essen
    Berlin
      12:15 PM
      8:25 PM
    10 Jun
    Eurolines Germany
    from $22.00


  Train Essen - Berlin    282 mi
   Savings

The cheapest train connections from Essen to Berlin

%No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets for the next few days.
  • Essen
    Berlin
      8:23 PM
      12:09 AM
    26 Sep
    +1
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $19.00
  • Essen
    Berlin
      8:24 PM
      12:25 AM
    18 Jul
    +1
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $19.00
  • Essen
    Berlin
      3:24 AM
      9:21 AM
    23 Jul
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $19.00
  • Essen
    Berlin
      8:24 PM
      12:25 AM
    3 Jun
    +1
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $29.00


  Carpooling Essen - Berlin    282 mi
   Savings

The cheapest train connections from Essen to Berlin

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Essen
    Berlin
      3:00 PM
      8:50 PM
    27 May
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $14.00
  • Essen
    Berlin
      6:50 AM
      12:00 PM
    3 Jun
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $20.00
  • Essen
    Berlin
      11:00 AM
      4:20 PM
    28 May
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $20.00
  • Essen
    Berlin
      9:00 AM
      2:30 PM
    26 May
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $20.00


  Stations
Hardenbergplatz 15, 10623 Berlin (Germany)
Masurenallee 4, Berlin (Germany)
  Stations
Am Hauptbahnhof 5 , Essen (Germany)

More on bus features and services

Opting for the bus for a city trip is becoming increasingly popular. It's not only inexpensive but it's also eco-friendly thanks to its low carbon emissions.

Traveling by bus has also become as comfortable as flying or taking the train. In recent years, companies have stepped up their game when it comes to on-board features by offering everything from power plugs, USB plugs, to wireless internet at no extra cost. When taking a look at the search results shown on our page, you can instantly see, which bus operator offers which comfort features. For instance, power plugs can be found on board the buses of one operator: FlixBus.

A generous luggage policy also belongs to the myriad features and amenities offered by today's companies. Your trip from Essen to Berlin can become a lot easier if you do your research before you set off to your destination. Take a look at the exact location of the stops in both cities, find out about departure times and book the perfect bus! You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current reduced rates for your Berlin – Essen bus.

Berlin and Essen: Useful Info

Berlin
3.43 Million
Essen
0.59 Million
Taxi
$6.61
$5.49
Berlin
Essen
A cab ride in Berlin is 17% more expensive than in Essen.
Local buses
$3.03
$2.91
Berlin
Essen
A bus fare in Berlin is 4% more expensive than in Essen.
Beer
$3.36
$4.48
Berlin
Essen
A large beer in Berlin is 25% cheaper than in Essen.
Water
$0.52
$0.42
Berlin
Essen
A bottle of water in Berlin is 20% more expensive than in Essen.
Meal
$9.17
$5.98
Berlin
Essen
A meal in Berlin is 35% more expensive than in Essen.