How to get to Essen from Poznan

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from Poznan to Essen

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

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

09:40Essen, Hbf Freiheit
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09:40Essen, Hbf Freiheit
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Lufthansa Cityline
Poznan Lawica Airport (POZ)
17:55Dusseldorf Airport (DUS)
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Deutsche Bahn
Poznań Główny
18:35Essen Hbf
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Deutsche Bahn
Poznań Główny
21:12Essen Hbf
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Deutsche Bahn
Poznań Główny
18:50Essen Süd station
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Lot Polish Airlines
Poznan Lawica Airport (POZ)
19:00Dusseldorf Airport (DUS)
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Lot Polish Airlines
Poznan Lawica Airport (POZ)
19:00Dusseldorf Airport (DUS)
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Lot Polish Airlines
Poznan Lawica Airport (POZ)
09:35Dusseldorf Airport (DUS)
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Travel Information from Poznan to Essen

distanceDistance426 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, train or flight
priceTicket price range£27 - £80
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £27 • 10 h 55 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £80 • 3 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, LOT Polish Airlines or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 426 miles by coach, train or flight to Essen from Poznan. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are FlixBus, LOT Polish Airlines or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Poznan to Essen.

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Deutsche Bahn

All travel companies: All Airlines, Train and Coach Companies from Poznan to Essen

Deutsche Bahn, KLM and FlixBus will get you between Poznan and Essen at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains from Poznan to Essen. 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 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.

      KLM is the Netherlands' national carrier and offers two types of ticket for your travel between Poznan and Essen: Economy and Business.

        FAQs: Poznan 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 Poznan to Essen.

        There are 3 ways to get from Poznan to Essen: coach, train or flight.

        The cheapest way to travel between Poznan and Essen is a coach with an average price of £27.

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

        Taking a coach costs £53 less than taking a flight, which average ticket prices of £80.

        Taking a coach costs £13 less than taking a train, which costs on average £40 for the same trip.

        The fastest way to get to Essen from Poznan is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 25 min.

        Other travel options to Essen take longer:

        Coach takes 10 h 55 min on average.

        Train takes 7 h 15 min on average.

        The distance from Poznan to Essen is approximately 426 miles.

        The average frequency per day from Poznan to Essen is:

        • Around 3 coaches per day.

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Poznan and 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 when travelling from Poznan to Essen:

        • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Poznan to Essen depart from Poznań, Port Lotniczy Ławica (ul. Bukowska 285) to Essen, Freiheit (Hauptbahnhof).
        • Most travellers take a train from Poznań Główny to Essen Hbf.

        The following travel companies offer services from Poznan to Essen:

        • FlixBus, BlaBlaCar, Infobus, FlixTrain or Sindbad can get you to Essen by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with FlixBus from Poznan to Essen for £27 on Omio.
        • Travel with LOT Polish Airlines, KLM Cityhopper, Lufthansa Cityline (2), CityJet, Eurowings or KLM for flights to Essen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for LOT Polish Airlines Poznan to Essen tickets on Omio for £80.
        • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Essen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Poznan to Essen tickets on Omio for £40.

        Yes, there are direct routes from Poznan to Essen with the following travel companies:

        • You'll find 1 direct coach a day to Essen with FlixBus or Sindbad.

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

        Omio customers who travel from Poznan to Essen often also extend their holiday to go to Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam, Hamburg or Frankfurt am Main. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Essen and these popular destinations at a great price.

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