How to get to Essen from Wrocław

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from Wrocław to Essen

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

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

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Travel Information from Wrocław to Essen

distanceDistance432 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, train or flight
priceTicket price range£29 - £34
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £29 • 11 h 50 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £34 • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, LOT Polish Airlines or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, train or flight to travel 432 miles between Wrocław and Essen. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are FlixBus, LOT Polish Airlines or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Wrocław to Essen.

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Deutsche Bahn

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

Find the best trip between Wrocław and Essen with Wizz Air, FlixBus and Deutsche Bahn. Comparing timetables and prices and booking the most popular route has never been easier with over 1000 travel operators on Omio.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of travel services in Germany, making on average 40,000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your travel to Essen from Wrocław. DB uses different types of travel such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain travel.

    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.

      Wizz Air is one of the leading low-cost airlines offering flights within and outside Europe, and you can choose between Basic, Wixx Go, Wizz Plus & Flex ticket types for your travel between Wrocław and Essen.

        FAQs: Wrocław 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 Wrocław to Essen.

        There are 3 travel options from Wrocław to Essen. You can take a coach, train or flight.

        The cheapest way to go to Essen from Wrocław is by taking a coach, which costs on average £29.

        This is compared to other ways of getting from Wrocław to Essen:

        Taking a coach costs £5 less than taking a flight, which costs on average £34 for the same trip.

        Taking a coach costs £4 less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of £33.

        The fastest way from Wrocław to Essen is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 30 min.

        There are alternative travel options to Essen that take longer:

        Getting to Essen by coach takes 11 h 50 min on average.

        Train takes on average 8 h 38 min.

        The distance from Wrocław to Essen is approximately 432 miles.

        The average frequency per day from Wrocław to Essen is:

        • 2 coaches per day.

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Wrocław 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 Wrocław to Essen:

        • Most travellers who book a coach ticket from Wrocław to Essen depart from Wrocław, Port Lotniczy to Essen, Freiheit (Hauptbahnhof).
        • Most travellers catch their train from Wrocław Główny and arrive in Essen Hbf.

        The following travel companies offer services from Wrocław to Essen:

        • Travel with FlixBus, Sindbad, Infobus, BlaBlaCar or Sandra to go to Essen by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find FlixBus Wrocław to Essen tickets on Omio for £29.
        • LOT Polish Airlines, Lufthansa Cityline (2), KLM Cityhopper, Lufthansa, Air Dolomiti, Eurowings or Wizz Air can take you to Essen by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Wizz Air from Wrocław to Essen for £34.
        • Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain can take you to Essen by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for FlixTrain from Wrocław to Essen for £33.

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

        • You can check for a direct coach to Essen with FlixBus with 2 direct coaches per day.

        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 Wrocław 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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