How to get to Essen from Barcelona

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from Barcelona to Essen

How to get to Essen from Barcelona by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Barcelona to Essen is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information between Barcelona and Essen

distanceDistance730 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, train or flight
priceTicket price range£31 - £491
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £31 • 2 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £31 • 2 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Ryanair or TGV INOUI

Travel 730 miles by coach, train or flight between Barcelona and Essen. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are BlaBlaCar Bus, Ryanair or TGV INOUI among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Barcelona to Essen.

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You can travel by travel between Barcelona and Essen with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and Eurowings. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel 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 travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel 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 travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

    Eurowings is Germany's leading low-cost airline and offers a choice of Smart, Best and BIZclass fares for your next travel from Barcelona to Essen.

      FAQs: Barcelona to Essen

      FAQs: Travel to Essen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Barcelona to Essen.

      There are 3 travel options to Essen from Barcelona. You can take a coach, train or flight.

      The cheapest way to go to Essen from Barcelona is by taking a flight, which costs on average £31.

      This is compared to other ways of getting from Barcelona to Essen:

      Taking a flight costs £22 less than taking a coach, which costs on average £52 for the same trip.

      Taking a flight costs £460 less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of £491.

      The quickest way to travel to Essen from Barcelona is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Getting to Essen by coach takes 24 h 50 min on average.

      Taking a train requires on average 24 h 51 min of travel time.

      You should expect to travel around 730 miles from Barcelona to Essen.

      The average frequency per day from Barcelona to Essen is:

      • 1 coach a day.
      • 1 train per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Barcelona to Essen as scheduled services by coach, train or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Barcelona to Essen:

      • Coaches mostly depart from Barcelona, Pl. Universitat and arrive in Essen, Freiheit (Hauptbahnhof).
      • Trains mostly leave from Barcelona Sants and tend to arrive in Essen Hbf.

      The following travel companies offer services from Barcelona to Essen:

      • BlaBlaCar Bus or FlixBus can take you to Essen by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for BlaBlaCar Bus from Barcelona to Essen for £52.
      • Travel with Ryanair, Vueling Airlines, Eurowings, Malta Air, TUIfly or Air France for flights to Essen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Vueling Airlines Barcelona to Essen tickets on Omio for £31.
      • Travel with TGV INOUI for trains to Essen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for TGV INOUI Barcelona to Essen tickets on Omio for £488.

      Yes, there are direct services available from Barcelona to Essen with the following travel companies:

      • 1 direct coach per day with FlixBus.

      Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Essen as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Barcelona and Essen.

      Many of our customers travelling from Barcelona to Essen don't make Essen their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam, Hamburg or Frankfurt am Main, either of which you could add to your Barcelona and Essen trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Essen to any of these top destinations today!

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