How to get to Essen from Liège

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from Liège to Essen

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

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

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Travel Information to Essen from Liège

distanceDistance84 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£6 - £24
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £6 • 2 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £24 • 1 h 53 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 84 miles by train or coach between Liège and Essen. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Liège to Essen.

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Find the best route from Liège to Essen with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn, BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus! You'll find the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Eurostar is a high-speed train company operating in Europe, connecting the UK, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, and Germany including trains from Liège to Essen. It offers a range of services, including Eurostar e320, Eurostar e300, and Eurostar International. The Eurostar e320 is the fastest service, travelling at up to 320 km/h, while the Eurostar e300 is slightly slower, travelling at up to 300 km/h. Both services offer comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and power sockets. Eurostar International is a slower service, travelling at up to 160 km/h, but it offers a more luxurious experience with larger seats and more onboard facilities. Eurostar offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, Standard Premier, and Business Premier. Standard tickets are the most affordable, while Business Premier tickets offer the most luxurious experience. The most popular routes for Eurostar are London to Paris, London to Brussels, and London to Amsterdam. All of these routes offer a fast and convenient way to travel between the UK and mainland Europe.

    BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French travel provider from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French car sharing service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long travel journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one cabin bag and up to two hold bags.

      FAQs: Liège 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 Liège to Essen.

      There are 2 options to travel between Liège and Essen including taking a train or coach.

      The cheapest way to get from Liège to Essen is by taking a coach with average ticket prices of £6 compared to other travel options to Essen:

      Taking a coach costs £17 less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of £24.

      The fastest way from Liège to Essen is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 53 min.

      There are alternative travel options to Essen that take longer:

      Coach takes 2 h 55 min on average.

      The distance between Liège and Essen is around 84 miles.

      The average frequency per day from Liège to Essen is:

      • 10 trains per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Essen from Liège 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 Liège to Essen:

      • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Liège to Essen depart from Liege, Train Station Guillemins to Essen, Freiheit (Hauptbahnhof).
      • Most travellers catch their train from Liège-Guillemins and arrive in Essen Hbf.

      The following travel companies offer services from Liège to Essen:

      • Travel with BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus or BlaBlaCar to go to Essen by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find BlaBlaCar Bus Liège to Essen tickets on Omio for £6.
      • Travel with Deutsche Bahn, Thalys or SNCF (3) for trains to Essen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Liège to Essen tickets on Omio for £24.

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

      • Direct train available with Thalys 1 direct train per day.

      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 from Liège to Essen.

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

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