How to get to Antwerp from Essen

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from Essen to Antwerp

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

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

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Travel Information to Antwerp from Essen

distanceDistance113 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£11 - £31
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £11 • 4 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £31 • 3 h 47 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 113 miles by train or coach from Essen to Antwerp. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Essen to Antwerp.

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Deutsche Bahn

All travel companies: Train and Coach Companies from Essen to Antwerp

You can travel by travel between Essen and Antwerp with Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains between Essen and Antwerp. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

    FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel operators, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

      FAQs: Essen to Antwerp

      FAQs: Travel to Antwerp 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 Essen to Antwerp.

      There are 2 options to travel to Antwerp from Essen including taking a train or coach.

      The cheapest way to travel to Antwerp from Essen is a coach with an average price of £11.

      This is compared to other travel options from Essen to Antwerp:

      Taking a coach costs £20 less than taking a train, which costs on average £31 for the same trip.

      The quickest way to travel from Essen to Antwerp is by train, which takes on average 3 h 47 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

      Taking a coach requires on average 4 h 35 min of travel time.

      You should expect to travel around 113 miles from Essen to Antwerp.

      The average frequency per day from Essen to Antwerp is:

      • Around 2 coaches per day.
      • 3 trains per day.

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

      These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Essen to Antwerp:

      • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from Essen to Antwerp depart from Essen, Freiheit (Hauptbahnhof) to Antwerp.
      • Most travellers board their train from Essen Hbf and arrive in Antwerp-Central.

      Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Essen to Antwerp:

      • You can go to Antwerp from Essen by coach with BlaBlaCar, FlixBus or BlaBlaCar Bus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £11 with FlixBus from Essen to Antwerp on Omio.
      • You can travel from Essen to Antwerp by train with Deutsche Bahn, SNCF (3) or Thalys. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £31 with Deutsche Bahn from Essen to Antwerp.

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

      • Direct services by coach with.
      • Direct services by train with.

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

      Omio customers who travel from Essen to Antwerp often also extend their holiday to go to Amsterdam, Paris, Brussels, London or Rotterdam. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Antwerp and these popular destinations at a great price.

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