The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from London to Essen will cost around £ 87 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 87.
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It's difficult to get from London to Essen without changing at least once.
|Distance||306 miles (494 km)|
|Average coach duration||13 h 10 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£66 (€75)|
Coaches from London to Essen cover the 306 miles (494 km) long route taking on average 13 h 10 min with our travel partners like Flixbus. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £66, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £53. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof).
Travel from London to Essen from £53 with Omio’s coach partners FlixBus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
FlixBus has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your FlixBus tickets between London and Essen and when travelling by coach:
Travel by coach between London, United Kingdom and Essen, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 20/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Essen from London closer to your date of departure here.
The restriction level for your return coach to London, United Kingdom from Essen is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of reentry:
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 20/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to London from Essen closer to your date of departure here.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria and arriving in Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof).
Passengers board the coach most frequently from London Victoria, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof), located 2 mile (s) / 3 km away from the city centre.
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