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Essen to Frankfurt am Main Bus Information

Cheapest Bus$15.53
Fastest Bus4h 10m
Distance118.2 miles
Bus CompaniesFlixBus, Eurolines Germany, Eurolines France, Cipolla Group, SemiTimeS
  Bus Essen - Frankfurt am Main    118 mi
Ø Bus connections11 x
Savings-46%

The cheapest bus routes from Essen to Frankfurt am Main

%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
    Frankfurt am Main
      1:45 PM
      6:05 PM
    6 Sep
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $15.53
  • Essen
    Frankfurt am Main
      3:40 PM
      7:50 PM
    6 Sep
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $15.53
  • Essen
    Frankfurt am Main
      7:45 AM
      12:30 PM
    6 Sep
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from $15.54
  • Essen
    Frankfurt am Main
      10:15 AM
      3:10 PM
    6 Sep
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from $17.76
  • Essen
    Frankfurt am Main
      3:15 PM
      10:00 PM
    6 Sep
    Eurolines FranceEurolines France
    from $22.20
  • Essen
    Frankfurt am Main
      3:15 PM
      10:00 PM
    6 Sep
    Eurolines FranceEurolines France
    from $22.20
  • Essen
    Frankfurt am Main
      3:15 AM
      8:15 AM
    6 Sep
    Cipolla GroupCipolla Group
    from $25.53
  • Essen
    Frankfurt am Main
      6:30 AM
      11:30 AM
    6 Sep
    SemiTimeSSemiTimeS
    from $25.53
  • Essen
    Frankfurt am Main
      6:30 AM
      11:30 AM
    6 Sep
    SemiTimeSSemiTimeS
    from $25.53
  • Essen
    Frankfurt am Main
      3:15 AM
      8:15 AM
    6 Sep
    Cipolla GroupCipolla Group
    from $28.86


  Train Essen - Frankfurt am Main    118 mi

The cheapest train connections from Essen to Frankfurt am Main

%No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets for the next few days.
  • Essen
    Frankfurt am Main
      7:15 PM
      9:31 PM
    17 Sep
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $22.09
  • Essen
    Frankfurt am Main
      6:00 AM
      8:13 AM
    30 Aug
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $22.09
  • Essen
    Frankfurt am Main
      2:07 AM
      4:48 AM
    21 Sep
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $22.09
  • Essen
    Frankfurt am Main
      7:15 PM
      9:31 PM
    17 Sep
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $22.09


  Carpooling Essen - Frankfurt am Main    118 mi
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from Essen to Frankfurt am Main

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Essen
    Frankfurt am Main
      12:00 PM
      2:36 PM
    23 Aug
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $11.10
  • Essen
    Frankfurt am Main
      4:30 PM
      7:30 PM
    24 Aug
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $12.21
  • Essen
    Frankfurt am Main
      12:00 PM
      2:50 PM
    25 Aug
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $13.32
  • Essen
    Frankfurt am Main
      2:00 PM
      5:20 PM
    25 Aug
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $13.32


  Bus Frankfurt am Main - Essen    118 mi
Ø Bus connections11 x
Savings-62%

The cheapest bus routes from Frankfurt am Main 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
  • Frankfurt am Main
    Essen
      6:50 AM
      11:10 AM
    6 Sep
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $15.53
  • Frankfurt am Main
    Essen
      8:15 AM
      12:20 PM
    6 Sep
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from $15.53
  • Frankfurt am Main
    Essen
      6:00 AM
      4:15 PM
    6 Sep
    Eurolines FranceEurolines France
    from $15.54
  • Frankfurt am Main
    Essen
      6:00 AM
      4:15 PM
    6 Sep
    Eurolines FranceEurolines France
    from $15.54
  • Frankfurt am Main
    Essen
      5:30 AM
      9:30 AM
    6 Sep
    SemiTimeSSemiTimeS
    from $25.53
  • Frankfurt am Main
    Essen
      5:30 AM
      9:30 AM
    6 Sep
    SemiTimeSSemiTimeS
    from $25.53
  • Frankfurt am Main
    Essen
      6:00 AM
      10:10 PM
    6 Sep
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from $38.85
  • Frankfurt am Main
    Essen
      6:00 AM
      10:10 PM
    6 Sep
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from $41.07


  Train Frankfurt am Main - Essen    118 mi
   Savings

The cheapest train connections from Frankfurt am Main to Essen

%No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets for the next few days.
  • Frankfurt am Main
    Essen
      3:08 AM
      6:57 AM
    27 Aug
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $22.09
  • Frankfurt am Main
    Essen
      11:42 AM
      3:46 PM
    19 Sep
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $22.09
  • Frankfurt am Main
    Essen
      3:08 AM
      6:57 AM
    27 Aug
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $22.09
  • Frankfurt am Main
    Essen
      9:46 PM
      1:11 AM
    25 Aug
    +1
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from $33.19


  Carpooling Frankfurt am Main - Essen    118 mi
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from Frankfurt am Main to Essen

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Frankfurt am Main
    Essen
      7:40 AM
      10:50 AM
    25 Aug
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $12.21
  • Frankfurt am Main
    Essen
      7:10 PM
      10:00 PM
    25 Aug
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $13.32
  • Frankfurt am Main
    Essen
      3:00 PM
      6:00 PM
    23 Aug
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $13.32
  • Frankfurt am Main
    Essen
      9:20 PM
      12:50 AM
    27 Aug
    +1
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $15.54


Current ticket prices


Bus stops in Essen and Frankfurt am Main

  Stations
Mannheimer Str 6, 60329 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Am Hauptbahnhof , 60329 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Braubachstraße 41, 60311 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Pforzheimer Str. , 60329 Frankfurt am Main (Germany)

More on bus features and services

Opting for the bus for a city trip is becoming increasingly popular. It's not only affordable but it's also the greenest way to travel thanks to its low carbon emissions.

Traveling by bus has also become as comfortable as flying or taking the train. In recent years, bus companies have stepped up their game when it comes to on-board amenities by offering everything from power outlets, USB plugs, to free wireless internet. When taking a look at the search results displayed on our page, you can immediately see all features offered by all bus companies. For instance, free wireless internet can be found on board most buses operated by FlixBus. That way you'll be able to share photos of your trip with friends while on the road.

A generous baggage allowance also belongs to the myriad features and amenities offered by today's bus companies. Your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Essen can become a lot easier if you do your research before you travel. Most bus companies offering bus rides from Essen to Frankfurt am Main, allow you to take a regular-size baggage in addition to carry-on baggage. Additional luggage or oversized baggage can usually be booked for an extra fee.

Take a look at the exact location of the bus stops in both cities, find out about departure times and book the ideal bus! You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current discounts for your Essen – Frankfurt am Main bus. The choice is yours - travel smart!

Essen and Frankfurt am Main: Useful Info

Essen
0.59 Million
Frankfurt am Main
0.65 Million
Taxi
$5.44
$5.83
Essen
Frankfurt am Main
A cab ride in Essen is 7% cheaper than in Frankfurt am Main.
Local buses
$2.89
$3.11
Essen
Frankfurt am Main
A bus fare in Essen is 8% cheaper than in Frankfurt am Main.
Beer
$4.44
$4.16
Essen
Frankfurt am Main
A large beer in Essen is 7% more expensive than in Frankfurt am Main.
Water
$0.41
$0.67
Essen
Frankfurt am Main
A bottle of water in Essen is 39% cheaper than in Frankfurt am Main.
Meal
$5.92
$12.03
Essen
Frankfurt am Main
A meal in Essen is 51% cheaper than in Frankfurt am Main.
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