Bus Essen to Hamburg and return

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Facts about the bus from Essen to Hamburg

Cheapest Bus$1.11
Fastest Bus5h 25m
Earliest Bus7:10 AM
Latest Bus5:25 PM
Daily Bus Routes2 Ø
Distance191.6 miles
Bus CompaniesBlaBlaBus, FlixBus

The cheapest bus routes from Essen to Hamburg

Today
Tomorrow
07/06
07/07
from $22.48
07/08
07/09

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

  • BlaBlaBus
    5:25 PM
    Essen - central station (Freiheit)
    Duration 5h 35m
    11:00 PM
    Hamburg - ZOB central bus station
    from$1.11
  • BlaBlaBus
    7:10 AM
    Essen - central station (Freiheit)
    Duration 5h 55m
    1:05 PM
    Hamburg - ZOB central bus station
    from$1.11
  • FlixBus
    10:20 AM
    Essen - central station (Freiheit)
    Duration 5h 25m
    3:45 PM
    Hamburg - ZOB central bus station
    from$25.85

The cheapest train connections from Essen to Hamburg

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

  • Deutsche Bahn
    5:00 AM
    Essen
    Duration 3h 33m
    8:33 AM
    Hamburg
    from$31.37
  • Deutsche Bahn
    9:00 PM
    Essen
    Duration 3h 17m
    12:17 AM
    Hamburg
    from$31.37

The cheapest carpooling offers from Essen to Hamburg

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    5:00 PM
    Essen
    Duration 4h 10m
    9:10 PM
    Hamburg
    from$20.24
  • BlaBlaCar
    4:00 PM
    Essen
    Duration 4h 10m
    8:10 PM
    Hamburg
    from$20.24
  • Movacar
    4:00 PM
    Essen
    Duration 3h 58m
    7:58 PM
    Hamburg
    from$63.91
  • Movacar
    11:00 AM
    Essen
    Duration 3h 58m
    2:58 PM
    Hamburg
    from$63.91

The cheapest bus routes from Hamburg to Essen

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

  • BlaBlaBus
    1:55 PM
    Hamburg - ZOB central bus station
    Duration 5h 50m
    7:45 PM
    Essen - central station (Freiheit)
    from$1.11
  • BlaBlaBus
    7:30 AM
    Hamburg - ZOB central bus station
    Duration 5h 50m
    1:20 PM
    Essen - central station (Freiheit)
    from$1.11
  • BlaBlaBus
    7:30 AM
    Hamburg
    Duration 6h 20m
    1:50 PM
    Essen
    from$7.86
  • FlixBus
    6:15 AM
    Hamburg - ZOB central bus station
    Duration 6h 15m
    12:30 PM
    Essen - central station (Freiheit)
    from$22.46
  • FlixBus
    1:30 PM
    Hamburg - ZOB central bus station
    Duration 5h 25m
    6:55 PM
    Essen - central station (Freiheit)
    from$22.48
  • FlixBus
    9:00 PM
    Hamburg - ZOB central bus station
    Duration 10h 55m
    7:55 AM
    Essen - central station (Freiheit)
    from$24.71
  • FlixBus
    10:00 AM
    Hamburg - ZOB central bus station
    Duration 10h 10m
    8:10 PM
    Essen - central station (Freiheit)
    from$26.96
  • FlixBus
    2:30 AM
    Hamburg - ZOB central bus station
    Duration 16h 10m
    6:40 PM
    Essen - central station (Freiheit)
    from$56.20

The cheapest train connections from Hamburg to Essen

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

  • Deutsche Bahn
    4:37 AM
    Hamburg
    Duration 3h 7m
    7:44 AM
    Essen
    from$20.13
  • Deutsche Bahn
    6:46 AM
    Hamburg
    Duration 3h 12m
    9:58 AM
    Essen
    from$26.87

The cheapest carpooling offers from Hamburg to Essen

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • Movacar
    4:00 PM
    Hamburg
    Duration 3h 58m
    7:58 PM
    Essen
    from$1.12
  • BlaBlaCar
    10:00 PM
    Hamburg
    Duration 4h 10m
    2:10 AM
    Essen
    from$15.74
  • BlaBlaCar
    8:00 PM
    Hamburg
    Duration 5h 0m
    1:00 AM
    Essen
    from$17.99

Information about the bus connection, amenities and services

If you want to take a bus from Essen to Hamburg, then you've come to the right place. This route is served by 2 bus operators: FlixBus and BlaBlaBus. Usually, there are bus tickets available for around $1.11. The quickest bus will take you from Hamburg to Essen within . Just click the "Find Now" button to see all available buses and pick the best option!
Finding a cheap bus ticket from Essen to Hamburg can become quite a chore if you don’t know where to look. We created CheckMyBus with that in mind: to help you find the right bus! You can check and compare all the offers available and pick the perfect bus! Go for the fastest bus if you're in a hurry, pick the most affordable one if you want to save a few bucks or select the one that offers the best on-board amenities. While a small bag on-board, air conditioning and ample legroom are becoming the norm on most buses, some carriers go the extra mile and offer modern appliances such as outlets (sometimes in every single row) or wireless internet at no extra cost. Just enter your point of departure, destination and your preferred date of travel and let our smart bus search start comparing the best bus operators. For instance, when you take a bus from Hamburg to Essen, wireless internet at no extra cost can be found on board most buses operated by FlixBus. We’ll help you pick the best offer so that your bus trip from Essen to Hamburg and back is as, or even more convenient than taking the train or flying.
There's two things to look out for when it comes to choosing the perfect bus. Number one is to compare prices. For the trip from Essen to Hamburg, they start from $1.11 but can be slightly more expensive if you don't book in advance. Number two is to compare travel times since there can be significant differences. So, if you don't want to spend too much time on the road, simply pick the fastest bus.

Bus stops in Essen and Hamburg

Stations
Scheel-Plessen-Str. 17, 22765 Hamburg (Germany)
Hachmannplatz 16, 20099 Hamburg (Germany)
Hannoversche Str. 85, 21079 Hamburg (Germany)
22041 Hamburg (Germany)
Adenauerallee 74-78, 20097 Hamburg (Germany)

Compare Essen and Hamburg

$5.51
$5.85
Essen
Hamburg
A cab ride in Essen is 6% cheaper than in Hamburg.
$2.92
$3.37
Essen
Hamburg
A bus fare in Essen is 14% cheaper than in Hamburg.
$4.50
$3.94
Essen
Hamburg
A large beer in Essen is 13% more expensive than in Hamburg.
$0.42
$0.48
Essen
Hamburg
A bottle of water in Essen is 13% cheaper than in Hamburg.
$6.00
$11.70
Essen
Hamburg
A meal in Essen is 49% cheaper than in Hamburg.

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