Coach trips from Brussels to Essenfrom £13.99
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Bus stations and stops in Brussels
Brussels-North train station
Brussels Gare du Midi
Brussels Heysel (Baudouin Metro Station)
Brussels South (Avenue Fonsny/Eurolines)
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Coach trips from Brussels to Essen
Find the cheapest coaches from Brussels to Essen
It couldn’t be easier to book cheap coach tickets from Brussels to Essen with FlixBus - and when you book coach tickets in advance, you can save money too!
FlixBus operates in 38 countries, connecting 5000 destinations. Looking for coach tickets from Brussels to Essen?
Ticket prices cost as little as £13.99. To get the cheapest coach tickets, book online in advance and avoid busy times like weekends or bank holidays.
The distance between Brussels and Essen is 149 miles, which takes approximately 3 hours 30 minutes with our fastest trips.
Make travelling even easier with the FlixBus app. All your information will be saved for the next time you travel, ensuring you always benefit from cheap coach tickets for the journeys you love.
Travelling from Brussels to Essen
No matter whether you want to travel by coach first thing in the morning or late at night, you’ll find a journey to suit you with 7 rides between Brussels and Essen.
The first coach service is at 01:15 with the last coach leaving at 20:55.
You can get bus tickets for just £13.99. What’s more, our booking process is straightforward, and we offer a generous luggage allowance as well as many onboard amenities. Just relax and enjoy the journey with free Wi-Fi and plenty of legroom.
FlixBus coaches are also a great choice for environmentally-conscious travellers. We’re working towards being 100% carbon neutral and offer all travellers the opportunity to offset their carbon emissions when booking their tickets. Simply select the “CO2 compensation" box when paying for your coach travel online.
Taking the coach from Brussels and arriving in Essen
Ready for your journey from Brussels?
Brussels is a transport hub with 4 stations and excellent coach connections, with buses to 173 destinations across the country and beyond.
No matter which is your departure station in Brussels, you can find plenty of information on our website. First time travelling to Essen? Here’s all you need to know.
Essen is one of the best-connected cities, so you won’t be short on bus route choices for how to get here. 2 is the number of bus stations FlixBus has in Essen, connecting 263 cities.
Never miss a beat as you sample the sights and culture synonymous with this famous city on your coach holiday. Now it’s time to hop aboard FlixBus and explore!
What to expect onboard the FlixBus bus from Brussels to Essen
Travelling from Brussels to Essen is quick, clean and comfortable - and it couldn’t be easier to book coach tickets with us. You can book online via the website, on our app, in person at a FlixShop or using Google Assistant.
We accept card payments as well as PayPal, Google Pay and Apple Pay, but there are many more payment options that you can choose from. The easiest way to book your coach tickets is using our app. You’ll be able to make your booking within seconds, and there’s no need to print and carry the ticket with you, as you’ll have the e-ticket on your phone.
Want to sit next to your family or friends? Or do you want to keep the space beside you free? Need a table to get on with some work whilst travelling? You can reserve a seat when you book on the app or website, with the option to choose from a variety of seat options including a table seat, panorama seat or extra seat. Once you’re settled in your seat, you can sit back and relax with plenty of onboard hospitality services to help you make the most of your trip. Most of our buses have onboard coach Wi-Fi so you can catch up on your favourite shows or check your e-mails. We’ve also got toilets on board, as well as power sockets.
What’s more, you get a generous hold luggage allowance when you travel with FlixBus, with one carry-on bag and one checked bag enabling you to bring everything you need for your trip.
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Onboard services are subject to availability