FlixBus GmbH was founded in 2011 in Munich and has become one of the biggest coach companies in Germany. Currently, its buses serve 2418 cities in Germany and its neighbouring countries. In total you can find 478664 connections in the FlixBus timetables. Its network extends from Lisbon to Bucharest and from southern Sicily to northern Scandinavia. FlixBus is represented by local subsidiaries, including FlixBus Italia, FlixBus France and FlixBus Nordics, and consequently has over 1,200 destinations in over 20 countries in Europe.
The merger of FlixBus and MeinFernbus: On 7 January 2015 the two coach companies FlixBus and MeinFernbus merged into a joint venture. Tickets booked for one of the respective bus operators remain valid without restrictions. In 2018, FlixBus opened its first overseas connections in the United States.
How many bus routes does FlixBus operate? How many cities are there in the network plan?
Total trips: 478664
Cities served: 2418
FlixBus timetables are characterised by a high frequency for its routes. They are created with several transfer options being available. This is so that even if there is no direct connection between two points, travellers will still be able to find a way to reach their destination.
Take advantage of special prices and early bird rates! Children under the age of 15 benefit from reduced fares. If you are planning to bring your bicycle with you, an additional fee of about £7 will be charged. Two large pieces of luggage are allowed free of charge, for each additional piece of baggage an extra fee of roughly £4 will be charged.
Check for discount codes, special offers and other FlixBus Deals.
The most popular FlixBus lines connect major European cities, such as Paris to London or Berlin to Amsterdam. These are selected by travellers interested in short breaks, business trips or visits with family and friends. Customers can also take advantage of connections with airports, which can help avoid high parking fees and taxi fares, leaving you with more money to enjoy your holiday! The coach operator connects to airports throughout continental Europe.
Popular FlixBus Connections
FlixBus meets high standards to accommodate the needs of today’s travellers. Therefore, you will usually find a sufficient number of outlets – sometimes even in each row. FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi access to its passengers, so you can entertain yourself or turn the coach into a mobile office. In case you get a bit hungry on the road, snacks and drinks can also be purchased on board. Finally, in the event of a delay, FlixBus will keep you posted on its website, in real time, on any changes in departure or arrival times.
Information about the bus amenities and on-board services
- Electric Sockets
- extra legroom
- compartments for hand-luggage
- luggage transportation
- delay message via SMS
- bike storage
- bulky luggage transportation
How do I find the cheapest trip with FlixBus?
You can use our search engine to find the cheapest trip from FlixBus quickly and easily. Use the filter in our search engine and find all trips from FlixBus directly, so you can also find deals, special offers and discount campaigns.
How many days in advance should I book a ticket with FlixBus?
In general, if you wait too long, you may pay more for your coach ticket. We at CheckMyBus have set the default time for booking a bus ticket to around 3 days before departure. Early bookers therefore usually save more.
How can I book my ticket for a trip with FlixBus?
Via CheckMyBus, you receive all trips from FlixBus. Have you found the right trip with FlixBus? In our search results list, click on the 'View Deal' button for the respective trip from FlixBus. You will be redirected directly to the bus provider's website. Then, you complete the booking there.
What amenities are available on FlixBus buses?
FlixBus coaches have a toilet on board, especially on longer journeys. On many buses, sockets offer the possibility to charge your mobile phone. You can then use the free WiFi to inform your friends and family about the current location on some buses from FlixBus.
How many suitcases can I take with me on a trip with FlixBus?
FlixBus allows you to take 2 pieces of luggage with you at no extra charge. The suitcases must not exceed 20 kg and should not be larger than 80 x 50 x 30 cm. Hand luggage can also be taken free of charge; it should not weigh more than 7 kg.
What does extra baggage cost with FlixBus?
The price of the additional baggage will depend on the method of booking which can weigh up to 20 kg. You can book additional luggage online during the booking process, in FlixShops or official ticket resellers, or you can call customer service after booking.
Can I take my bike with me on FlixBus?
With FlixBus it is generally possible to take bicycles with you, but we recommend that you contact FlixBus beforehand in order to make sure there is enough space for it. Bicycles are charged at FlixBus.
Can I take my pet with me on a trip with the FlixBus?
Unfortunately, FlixBus does not allow you to take animals with you. Guide dogs are of course excluded.
How can I pay for my ticket?
In addition to payment by credit card, many companies also offer instant transfer and payment via PayPal. Please note, CheckMyBus only serves as an intermediary. The payment of the ticket is made directly to the respective bus company.
In which countries does FlixBus operate?
FlixBus is on the road every day in England, Germany, Italy, Switzerland, Austria, France, the USA, Denmark, the Netherlands, Spain, Norway and Croatia with its long-distance buses.
How many routes does FlixBus have?
According to its bus timetables, FlixBus currently drives many travellers from A to B on over 478664 routes every day.
How many cities does the coach company FlixBus serve in total?
The current bus network of FlixBus connects 2418 cities. Our search engine is like a digital network map with current connections and stops.
How can I rate my trip with FlixBus?
You can rate your trip with FlixBus directly via CheckMyBus and share your experiences with other travellers. Rate FlixBus on a scale from 5 ***** to 1 * and tell others your opinion on a trip with FlixBus.
How far in advance can you find coach trips?
It is generally possible to check or book bus trips roughly six months in advance. If a provider only offers the route seasonally, you are welcome to contact CheckMyBus. We will then check when the next available coach leaves for you.
How can I cancel my bus ticket with FlixBus?
In order to cancel the coach ticket, we ask you to contact FlixBus directly. CheckMyBus is a search engine for buses and is therefore not involved in selling or booking the ticket itself.
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