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Facts about the coach from Brussels to Essen

Cheapest Bus£11.69
Fastest Bus3h 25m
Earliest Coach03:10
Latest Coach20:55
Daily Bus Connections11 Ø
Distance197.3 km
Coach CompaniesFlixBus, Eurolines Germany

The cheapest coach connections from Brussels to Essen

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.

  • 15:10
    19:00
    Brussels
    15 Jun
    Essen
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from£11.69
  • 09:10
    12:35
    Brussels
    15 Jun
    Essen
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from£11.69
  • 03:10
    09:00
    Brussels
    15 Jun
    Essen
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from£11.69
  • 03:10
    09:00
    Brussels
    15 Jun
    Essen
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from£11.69
  • 03:10
    09:00
    Brussels
    15 Jun
    Essen
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from£11.69
  • 20:55
    01:00
    Brussels
    15 Jun +1
    Essen
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from£11.69
  • 09:10
    12:35
    Brussels
    15 Jun
    Essen
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from£13.49
  • 17:00
    20:50
    Brussels
    15 Jun
    Essen
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from£13.49
  • 17:30
    22:10
    Brussels
    15 Jun
    Essen
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from£17.09
  • 17:30
    22:10
    Brussels
    15 Jun
    Essen
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from£19.79
  • 17:30
    22:10
    Brussels
    15 Jun
    Essen
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from£19.79

The cheapest train connections from Brussels to Essen

No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets for the next few days.

  • 18:18
    22:25
    Brussels
    24 Jun
    Essen
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from£17.00
  • 14:49
    19:39
    Brussels
    2 Jun
    Essen
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from£17.00
  • 13:25
    16:31
    Brussels
    15 Jun
    Essen
    ThalysThalys
    from£30.59
  • 13:25
    16:31
    Brussels
    15 Jun
    Essen
    ThalysThalys
    from£30.59

The cheapest carpooling offers from Brussels to Essen

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.

  • 15:00
    18:20
    Brussels
    15 Jun
    Essen
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from£21.59

The cheapest coach connections from Essen to Brussels

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.

  • 13:25
    20:05
    Essen
    15 Jun
    Brussels
    BlaBlaBusBlaBlaBus
    from£5.38
  • 13:25
    20:05
    Essen
    15 Jun
    Brussels
    BlaBlaBusBlaBlaBus
    from£7.18
  • 13:25
    20:05
    Essen
    15 Jun
    Brussels
    BlaBlaBusBlaBlaBus
    from£7.18
  • 18:30
    22:05
    Essen
    15 Jun
    Brussels
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from£11.69
  • 21:00
    02:40
    Essen
    15 Jun +1
    Brussels
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from£11.69
  • 21:00
    02:40
    Essen
    15 Jun +1
    Brussels
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from£11.69
  • 21:00
    02:40
    Essen
    15 Jun +1
    Brussels
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from£11.69
  • 04:35
    08:55
    Essen
    15 Jun
    Brussels
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from£11.69
  • 18:30
    22:05
    Essen
    15 Jun
    Brussels
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from£13.49
  • 18:30
    22:05
    Essen
    15 Jun
    Brussels
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from£13.49
  • 22:45
    03:55
    Essen
    15 Jun +1
    Brussels
    FlixBusFlixBus
    from£13.49
  • 09:45
    15:00
    Essen
    15 Jun
    Brussels
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from£15.29
  • 09:45
    15:00
    Essen
    15 Jun
    Brussels
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from£17.09
  • 09:45
    15:00
    Essen
    15 Jun
    Brussels
    Eurolines GermanyEurolines Germany
    from£19.79

The cheapest train connections from Essen to Brussels

No particular date in mind? Here's a selection of the cheapest train tickets for the next few days.

  • 11:09
    16:54
    Essen
    2 Jun
    Brussels
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from£17.00
  • 11:09
    16:20
    Essen
    2 Jun
    Brussels
    Deutsche BahnDeutsche Bahn
    from£17.00
  • 06:00
    09:26
    Essen
    2 Jun
    Brussels
    OUI.sncfOUI.sncf
    from£66.94
  • 14:00
    17:26
    Essen
    2 Jun
    Brussels
    OUI.sncfOUI.sncf
    from£66.94

The cheapest carpooling offers from Essen to Brussels

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.

  • 20:20
    23:00
    Essen
    15 Jun
    Brussels
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from£10.80
  • 16:00
    19:00
    Essen
    15 Jun
    Brussels
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from£15.29
  • 16:00
    19:00
    Essen
    15 Jun
    Brussels
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from£16.19

Information about the bus connection, amenities and services

There’s many buses available on the route from Brussels to Essen, which is why it’s good to check and compare. You’re likely to get a cheap ticket for £11.69 but when demand is high, tickets tend to be a little more expensive. This might also be the case if you book at short notice. You’ll also find that there’s differences in journey time, depending on whether you pick a bus from FlixBus, BlaBlaBus, Busbud or : The fastest coach from Essen to Brussels takes as little time as 3h 30m. In our search results you'll be able to spot it at first glance. Click on the "Find Now" button and book your trip'!
If you want to go away but don’t know how, we'd highly recommend checking the bus timetables. Taking the bus is not only an environment-friendly option, it’s also quite cheap and as comfortable and convenient as taking a train or plane. In recent years, intercity bus operators have really gone the extra mile by offering top-notch on-board features ranging from USB ports over entertainment systems to WiFi for free. On CheckMyBus you can easily find out which operators offer which services. Also make sure to check the individual baggage policies: Most companies operating the route Brussels - Essen allow you to take handluggage and one normal size suitcase on board free of charge. Additional or oversize luggage can usually be added for some extra pounds. Do you have all the information you need for a successful trip from Essen to Brussels? Take a look at the exact location of the bus stops in both cities, check departure times and find the perfect ride. One last piece of advice: Browse our homepage for the latest promotions. After all, everyone likes a good bargain, right?
Always looking for the next good bargain? Then you're in the right spot! It’s usually good to book a bus in advance because fares are often subject to demand and the longer you wait, the more expensive they can be. On the route Brussels - Essen, for instance, prices range from £11.69 to £16.19. Also consider comparing bus fares to those of other means of transport: Sometimes you can find amazing bargains for trains, car sharing or even flights. One final piece of advice: Always check and compare travelling times! While will get you to your destination within 3h 30m, other providers need up to 4h 5m.

Bus stops in Brussels and Essen

Stations
Freiheit , 45127 Essen (Germany)
Am Grugapark , 45131 Essen (Germany)
Am Porschepl. , 45127 Essen (Germany)

Compare Brussels and Essen

£5.40
£4.41
Brussels
Essen
A taxi journey in Brussels is 19% more expensive than in Essen.
£1.89
£2.34
Brussels
Essen
A bus fare in Brussels is 20% cheaper than in Essen.
£3.60
£3.60
Brussels
Essen
A pint of beer in Brussels is 0% more expensive than in Essen.
£0.85
£0.34
Brussels
Essen
A bottle of water in Brussels is 61% more expensive than in Essen.
£14.54
£4.80
Brussels
Essen
A meal in Brussels is 67% more expensive than in Essen.

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