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Paris to Essen, NW by bus

The journey from Paris to Essen, NW by bus is 274.02 mi and takes 10 hr 10 min. There are 24 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:15 AM and the last at 11:15 PM. It is possible to travel from Paris to Essen, NW by bus for as little as $24.17 or as much as $305.84. The best price for this journey is $24.17.

Lowest Price$24.17
Journey Duration10 hr 10 min
Connection per Day24
Lowest Price$24.17
Highest Price$305.84
First Departure12:15 AM
Last Departure11:15 PM
Distance274.02 mi
DepartureParis
ArrivalEssen, NW
CarriersBlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBusMore

Paris to Essen, NW Bus Times

Departure date
Friday, Mar 1, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Paris to Essen, NW?

When you're traveling from Paris to Essen, NW, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $65.59. You might be able to find prices as low as $24.17, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, a bus ticket from Paris to Essen, NW will cost you $65.59. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long does the journey from Paris to Essen, NW take by bus?

The journey between Paris and Essen, NW by bus is approximately 274.02 mi. It will take you more or less 10 hr 10 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The distance between Paris and Essen, NW is around 274.02 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 10 hr 10 min. However, the fastest routes between Paris and Essen, NW take 5 hr 55 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

How many daily journeys are there from Paris to Essen, NW?

The exact number of journeys from Paris to Essen, NW can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 24 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Paris to Essen, NW. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Paris to Essen, NW varies, but in general, you can expect to find 9 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 15 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Paris to Essen, NW. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Paris to Essen, NW
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Paris to Essen, NW.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Paris to Essen, NW, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Paris to Essen, NW.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Find the best day to travel to Essen, NW by bus

When travelling to Essen, NW by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Established in 2018, BlaBlaCar Bus was born out of BlaBlaCar's acquisition of OUIBUS in November of that same year. The company officially launched in June 2019 and has since been offering long-distance bus services across Europe. Initially known as BlaBlaBus, the company went on to adopt the name Ouibus, before finally deciding on its present name, BlaBlaCar Bus. BlaBlaCar Bus operates a network of routes that link several cities, including Aix-en-Provence, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Genoa, Lille, London, Lyon, Marseille, Milan, Nice, Paris, Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport, San Sebastián, and Turin.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

TGV inOui, which replaces traditional TGV services by offering a contemporary upgrade, is a high-speed train service operated by the French National Railways, SNCF that make it easy to explore around 50 destinations in neighboring countries such as Belgium, Germany, and Spain. TGV inOUI is designed to offer more comfort and flexibility to travelers, with features such as spacious seats, Wi-Fi, and catering services. It connects major cities in France and provides a fast, convenient, and comfortable mode of travel.

Ticket types and facilities from Paris to Essen, NW

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by TGV inOui when traveling from Paris to Essen, NW.

Second Class (The essentials)

For a practical and affordable journey, TGV INOUI has two fares for second class tickets: The Prems Second, an affordable option, and The Second, the classic second class. Both of them can be exchanged and refunded, subject to certain conditions. The Prem's fare tickets are perfect if you're looking for the lowest prices, starting at just 15€ and available for booking up to 4 months in advance.
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First Class (The comfort)

First-class tickets take your journey to the next level, offering enhanced comfort and exclusive benefits, including the option to choose seats in the Quiet Area. Additionally, this ticket offers flexibility for your booking and provides added benefits to Second Class features.
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Business Première (The flexibility)

Business Première offers premium advantages like no-cost exchanges or refunds and exclusive amenities including advanced Wi-Fi and access to Grand Voyageur lounges, all while ensuring flexibility in your booking.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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On TGV INOUI trains, enjoy complimentary WiFi access throughout your journey. Whether you're working, replying to emails, or diving into the TGV INOUI entertainment hub, we've got you covered.
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With a Business Première ticket, step into an exclusive coach designed for comfort. It's your silent sanctuary, ideal for both work and relaxation.
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Every seat on TGV inOUI is power-packed! With an outlet at your disposal, you're always charged and ready.
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On TGV INOUI trains, you can bring as much luggage as your arms and legs can carry, but remember to properly label your own luggage. Handbags and small items are best stored either at feet-level or under the seat; heavier pieces should be placed in an available corner of the car or along its central aisle.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, TGV INOUI offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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Travelers on TGV INOUI can look forward to an assortment of food and beverages. The train service presents a curated selection that promises to cater to diverse palates.
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Stay cool and comfortable. All TGV inOUI trains are air-conditioned, ensuring a pleasant journey, irrespective of the weather outside.
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Booking required for non-foldable bikes (€10) on select TGV INOUI trains, foldable bikes under 130x90cm can travel as hand luggage on any TGV INOUI train, disassembled bikes can be taken without booking if stored in a bike bag under 130x90cm. Aquatic or snowboards, folded scooters, and musical instruments can be taken as hand luggage if they are in a carrying case under 130 x 90 cm.
Services on board BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus and TGV inOui from Paris to Essen, NW
Compare services on board when travelling from Paris to Essen, NW by bus.
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Paris to Essen, NW CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
30.87kg
Bus
33.07kg
Flight
88.2kg
Car
70.56kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Paris to Essen, NW?
A bus ticket from Paris to Essen, NW is $65.59. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $24.17.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Paris to Essen, NW?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Paris to Essen, NW is $24.17. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Paris and Essen, NW by bus?
Paris to Essen, NW is 274.02 mi.
How long does the bus between Paris and Essen, NW take?
Paris to Essen, NW is on average 10 hr 10 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 5 hr 55 min.
Which companies operate from Paris to Essen, NW?
The bus journey from Paris to Essen, NW is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: BlaBlaCar Bus, FlixBus, TGV inOui and Thalys.
How many bus connections per day go from Paris to Essen, NW?
Paris to Essen, NW has 24 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Paris to Essen, NW leave?
The earliest bus from Paris to Essen, NW departs at 12:15 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Paris to Essen, NW depart?
The latest bus from Paris to Essen, NW departs at 11:15 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Paris to Essen, NW in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $24.17 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Paris to Essen, NW?
There are 8 station(s) that you can depart from Paris to go to Essen, NW. You can go from Paris Orly Airport, Paris Cdg Airport, Paris La Défense, Paris Porte Maillot, Gare Vaugirard, Paris Gare du Nord, Tillé Aeroport and Paris Gare de Lyon and you can arrive at Kettwig, Essen and Essen-Altenessen.
How many direct connections depart from Paris to Essen, NW?
There are on average 9 direct connection(s) from Paris to go to Essen, NW.
What's the fastest journey time between Paris to Essen, NW by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Paris and Essen, NW is 5 hr 55 min.
Is there a direct bus from Paris to Essen, NW?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Paris and Essen, NW.
What are the CO2 emissions for Paris to Essen, NW by bus?
The bus journey from Paris to Essen, NW creates 33.07kg of CO2 emissions.

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