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from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen

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Travel Information to Essen from Freiburg im Breisgau

distanceDistance241 miles (389 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£24 - £99
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £24 • 5 h 21 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £99 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Swiss or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 241 miles (389 km) from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £24. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Swiss or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen.

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How do I travel from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen?

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Freiburg im Breisgau and Essen. You can take a coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen?

The cheapest way from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £24 compared to other travel options to Essen:

A train is generally £1 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £25 from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen.

A train is £75 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen costing on average £99.

What is the fastest way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen?

The quickest way to travel from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 20 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 11 h 33 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 5 h 21 min   on average.

What is the distance from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen?

Essen is approximately 241 miles (389 km) away from Freiburg im Breisgau.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen?

The average frequency per day from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen is:

  • Around 8 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen:

  • Most travellers who book a train ticket from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen depart from Freiburg im Breisgau, Hauptbhf/ZOB to Essen Hbf.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen?

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

  • You can go to Essen from Freiburg im Breisgau by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £25 with Flixbus from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen on Omio.
  • You can take a flight from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen with Swiss. Cheap tickets can be found for £99 with Swiss from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen.
  • You can travel by train to Essen from Freiburg im Breisgau with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen tickets for £24 on Omio.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Essen from Freiburg im Breisgau?

Looking to extend your trip from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen? Many Omio customers who go from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Hamburg or Paris. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Hamburg or Paris from Essen, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When should I book a ticket from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Freiburg im Breisgau to Essen, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £25 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing £99 one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost £24 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Essen from Freiburg im Breisgau online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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