Cheap bus tickets from Magdeburg to Essenfrom 45 €
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Bus stations and stops in Magdeburg
Magdeburg central bus station
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Bus platform 7 – if necessary, other bus platform in case of high load!
Bus stations and stops in Essen
Essen central train station (Freiheit)
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Find the cheapest buses from Magdeburg to Essen
Getting from Magdeburg to Essen is cheap and easy when you travel with FlixBus. The two cities are 436kms apart and traveling between the two takes as little as 6 hours 25 minutes.
FlixBus tickets are always good value, but you can save even more money by booking online in advance. Book on the website or with our FlixBus App in minutes, then simply use your phone as your ticket to board the bus.
You can get bus tickets to travel between Magdeburg and Essen for as little as 45,00 € if you book in advance and/or outside of busy travel times, like weekends and holidays. For a quick, easy, and environmentally-conscious choice, travel with FlixBus.
We have a large network, so you can trust us to take you from your desired departure city to your destination in comfort and style - all for a great value.
Traveling from Magdeburg to Essen
It’s easy to get from Magdeburg to Essen with FlixBus.
You can expect a minimum of 5 stops on your journey and it can take a minimum time of 6 hours 25 minutes.
Bus travel is the most environmentally friendly way to travel long distances and we’re working to make it even greener with high environmental standards across our fleet of buses, the use of alternative drive and fuel technologies, and the option for all passengers to offset their carbon emissions at the point of buying a ticket.
The average cost of bus travel between Magdeburg and Essen is 45,00 €, which makes bus travel far cheaper than any other method.
Taking the bus from Magdeburg
Traveling from Magdeburg and not familiar with it? Here’s everything you need to know.
Magdeburg is a transport hub with one bus station; the 83 buses departing every day take travelers both within the state and further afield.
Arriving in Essen
Traveling to Essen for the first time? Here’s what you need to know:
Essen is very well connected to other destinations on the FlixBus network. The city is connected to 231 other destinations that you can easily reach by bus. You can quickly find the FlixBus stop in the city with the map on this page.
What to expect onboard the FlixBus bus from Magdeburg to Essen
Getting from Magdeburg to Essen aboard a FlixBus bus means traveling in comfort and style, with all the services you need to keep you occupied. Most of our buses include free Wi-Fi onboard, an entertainment system, toilets and power outlets.
You can bring one carry-on and one check-in piece of luggage per passenger, so even if you’re taking a long trip, you don’t need to worry about traveling light.
All ticket holders are guaranteed a seat on our buses but if you want to reserve a seat, you can do so at the time of booking. Choose from a classic seat, table seat, panorama seat or extra seat.
Just book online or on our FlixBus App when purchasing your ticket using any of our available payment methods.
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