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Overview: London to Essen flight

distanceDistance306 miles (494 km)
durationAverage flight duration1 h 15 min
priceAverage plane ticket price£34 (€39)
changesDirect flightYes
carriersAirlinesRyanair or Eurowings

Flights from London to Essen cover the 306 miles (494 km) long route taking on average 1 h 15 min with our travel partners like Ryanair or Eurowings. There are direct flight services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £34, you can find the cheapest plane ticket for as low as £14.

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Ryanair and Eurowings London to Essen

For as little as £14 you can travel by flight to Essen from London with Ryanair and Eurowings. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.

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Ryanair is one of the biggest and most popular low-cost airlines in Europe, headquartered in Ireland. Hopping on a plane and flying to popular European destinations quickly and affordably is made easy with Ryanair. This budget airline is known for operating direct flights to smaller or secondary airports usually outside major cities to keep costs down. A Ryanair plane ticket to Essen from London includes allowance of one small personal bag; additional fees tend to apply for cabin baggage and checked baggage.

  • Average Price: £14

Ryanair 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your flight from London to Essen are the following:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

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London to Essen flight
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by flight between London, United Kingdom and Essen, Germany allowed?

Travel by plane between London, United Kingdom and Essen, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Essen from London restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from London?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Essen, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 06/12/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your flight to Essen from London closer to your date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to United Kingdom from Essen, Germany?

Return travel from Germany to United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to London from Essen?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Essen?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 06/12/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your flight to London from Essen.

What is the cost of cheap flights between London and Essen?
Omio customers have found the cheapest flights between London and Essen to cost as little as £14  in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of plane tickets to Essen from London?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a plane ticket to Essen from London is £34  one way.
How far is it from London to Essen by plane?
You should expect to travel around 306 miles (494 km)  between London and Essen by plane.
What is the average London to Essen flight duration?
On average the London to Essen flight time is 1 h 15 min  covering the 306 miles (494 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which airlines can get me from London to Essen?
For the trip from London to Essen you can take a flight with Ryanair or Eurowings. Be sure to check out all possible airlines that offer services between London and Essen on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How early should I purchase London to Essen plane tickets to get the best deals?
You can find a flight to Essen from London to cost on average £34 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying plane tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the London to Essen flight generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.