Bus Cologne to Essen and return

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Facts about the bus from Cologne to Essen

Cheapest Bus$5.48
Fastest Bus0h 57m
Earliest Bus3:01 PM
Latest Bus8:25 PM
Daily Bus Routes3 Ø
Distance35.9 miles
Bus CompaniesFlixBus, Eurolines Germany

The cheapest bus routes from Cologne to Essen

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.

  • 3:01 PM
    3:58 PM
    Cologne
    11 Jun
    Essen
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from$5.48
  • 8:25 PM
    10:10 PM
    Cologne
    11 Jun
    Essen
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from$7.68
  • 8:25 PM
    10:10 PM
    Cologne
    11 Jun
    Essen
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from$8.78

The cheapest train connections from Cologne to Essen

No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets for the next few days.

  • 4:01 PM
    4:54 PM
    Cologne
    11 Jun
    Essen
    FlixTrainFlixTrain
    from$5.48
  • 4:01 PM
    4:54 PM
    Cologne
    11 Jun
    Essen
    FlixTrainFlixTrain
    from$5.48
  • 9:38 AM
    10:57 AM
    Cologne
    31 May
    Essen
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from$18.32
  • 9:12 AM
    10:25 AM
    Cologne
    31 May
    Essen
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from$18.32

The cheapest carpooling offers from Cologne to Essen

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  • 6:20 PM
    7:07 PM
    Cologne
    29 May
    Essen
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from$4.39
  • 2:00 PM
    3:04 PM
    Cologne
    30 May
    Essen
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from$4.39
  • 1:00 PM
    1:44 PM
    Cologne
    29 May
    Essen
    MovacarMovacar
    from$63.98
  • 2:00 PM
    2:44 PM
    Cologne
    29 May
    Essen
    MovacarMovacar
    from$63.98

The cheapest bus routes from Essen to Cologne

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.

  • 8:04 PM
    9:09 PM
    Essen
    11 Jun
    Cologne
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from$5.48
  • 8:45 AM
    10:45 AM
    Essen
    11 Jun
    Cologne
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from$6.58
  • 8:45 AM
    10:45 AM
    Essen
    11 Jun
    Cologne
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from$6.58

The cheapest train connections from Essen to Cologne

No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets for the next few days.

  • 8:50 PM
    9:43 PM
    Essen
    11 Jun
    Cologne
    FlixTrainFlixTrain
    from$5.48
  • 8:50 PM
    9:43 PM
    Essen
    11 Jun
    Cologne
    FlixTrainFlixTrain
    from$5.48
  • 11:33 AM
    12:50 PM
    Essen
    31 May
    Cologne
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from$18.32
  • 11:03 AM
    12:15 PM
    Essen
    31 May
    Cologne
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from$18.32

The cheapest carpooling offers from Essen to Cologne

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.

  • 8:30 PM
    9:28 PM
    Essen
    31 May
    Cologne
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from$4.39
  • 12:30 PM
    1:25 PM
    Essen
    30 May
    Cologne
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from$5.49
  • 1:00 PM
    1:44 PM
    Essen
    29 May
    Cologne
    MovacarMovacar
    from$63.98
  • 2:00 PM
    2:44 PM
    Essen
    29 May
    Cologne
    MovacarMovacar
    from$63.98

Information about the bus connection, amenities and services

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The better the choice, the more difficult it usually becomes to book the right bus. That's exactly what we're here for: to help you find the right bus. If you are looking for a Cologne - Essen bus , you might find that more than one operator offers convenient routes. In such cases, it’s always convenient tocompare the available offers. On CheckMyBus you can look for the fastest, the most comfortable or the most affordable bus from Essen to Cologne and return. Just enter your preferred date of travel and our smart search function will take care of the rest. In the search results, you'll see which operator offers extra legroom, the most generous luggage policy or on which intercity buses you are allowed to take pets, and bulky baggage. How about bikes? On a bus from Cologne to Essen, FlixBus allows you to take your bike for an extra fee. Check out all the offers and pick the right bus. Travel smart!

Bus stops in Cologne and Essen

Stations
Freiheit , 45127 Essen (Germany)
Am Grugapark , 45131 Essen (Germany)
Am Porschepl. , 45127 Essen (Germany)

Compare Cologne and Essen

$5.81
$5.38
Cologne
Essen
A cab ride in Cologne is 8% more expensive than in Essen.
$3.07
$2.85
Cologne
Essen
A bus fare in Cologne is 8% more expensive than in Essen.
$3.84
$4.39
Cologne
Essen
A large beer in Cologne is 13% cheaper than in Essen.
$0.50
$0.41
Cologne
Essen
A bottle of water in Cologne is 19% more expensive than in Essen.
$7.08
$5.85
Cologne
Essen
A meal in Cologne is 18% more expensive than in Essen.

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