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from Poznań to Essen

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Travel Information between Poznań and Essen

distanceDistance426 miles (687 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£34 - £137
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £34 • 9 h 28 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £137 • 3 h 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesKLM, Flixbus or FlixTrain

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 426 miles (687 km) to Essen from Poznań. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £34. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are KLM, Flixbus or FlixTrain among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Poznań to Essen.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Essen, Germany from Poznań, Poland?

Travel from Poznań, Poland to Essen, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Essen from Poznań restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Poland.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Essen, Germany from Poznań?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Essen, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 25/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Poznań to Essen closer to your planned date of departure here.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Poznań, Poland from Essen, Germany?

The restriction level for your return to Poznań, Poland from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Poznań from Essen restricted?

Entry into Poland is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Poznań from Essen?

Conditions of reentry into Poland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 8 in quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Poznań, Poland?

You should observe these safety measures in Poland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Poland was last checked on 20/01/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Poznań from Essen closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel to Essen from Poznań?

There are 3 ways to travel from Poznań to Essen including taking a flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Poznań to Essen?

The cheapest way from Poznań to Essen is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £34 compared to other travel options to Essen:

A train is generally £103 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £137 from Poznań to Essen.

A train journey is usually £2 less than a journey to Essen by coach, which costs on average £36 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to get to Essen from Poznań?

The quickest way to travel between Poznań and Essen is by flight, which takes on average 3 h 55 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 10 h 55 min   of travel time.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 9 h 28 min.

How far is Essen from Poznań?

The distance between Poznań and Essen is around 426 miles (687 km).

How many services a day are there to Essen from Poznań?

The average frequency per day from Poznań to Essen is:

  • 5 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Poznań and Essen as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When going from Poznań to Essen, where do I depart from Poznań and where do I arrive in Essen?

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

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Poznan, Pl. Wolności and arrive in Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof).
  • Most travellers take a train from Poznan Główny to Essen Hbf.

Which travel companies can get me from Poznań to Essen?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Poznań to Essen, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with KLM for flights to Essen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for KLM Poznań to Essen tickets on Omio for £137.
  • Flixbus can take you to Essen by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Poznań to Essen for £36.
  • Travel with FlixTrain for trains to Essen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for FlixTrain Poznań to Essen tickets on Omio for £34.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Poznań to Essen?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Poznań to Essen often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Hamburg or Paris. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Poznań and Essen itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Essen and any of these top destinations today!

When should I book a ticket between Poznań and Essen online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £137 one way.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £36 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £34 one way.

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

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