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Book tickets your way


There are many options to book your bus ticket. Here, you can find an overview of all booking options. This step-by-step guide helps you find your way around and book your ticket online, via the App, in a FlixShop, through Google Assistant or on the bus.

Booking on our website

Step 1: Choose your trip with just 3 clicks

  • Select the point of departure, destination and date of your outgoing and return trip.
  • Choose the number of passengers.
  • Click "Search" to find your trip with the best price.

Once you've found your desired trip, reserve the seat(s) to add the trip to your cart. Your seats are reserved in the cart for 30 minutes, so you'll have enough time to proceed with your booking.

Step 2: Pay for your bus tickets

We offer the following payment methods:

  • Credit card: Visa, MasterCard, American Express
  • PayPal: Pay using the e-mail address of your PayPal account
  • Google Pay: Pay with the mobile Google Pay app

Once you have selected your preferred payment method, you need to insert the required information and click "Pay now."

Step 3: Confirmation via email

After you've booked your trip, we will send you a trip summary via e-mail:

  • Date and time of your departure and arrival.
  • Point of departure and point of arrival.
  • Overview of the charged fare.
  • Name(s) of the passengers.

This booking confirmation serves as your ticket. Please show it to the the bus driver digitally or in printed form.


Booking via the App

  • Step 1: Download the FlixBus App from the Google Play Store or the App Store
  • Step 2: Book your trip conveniently via the App
  • Step 3: Pay for your trip via credit card

You'll receive a booking confirmation including all trip details via e-mail.

Find more information on the FlixBus App.

Book your trip at a ticket sales point

If you want to purchase your ticket offline, you can do so at one of our official ticket resellers or FlixShops.

Find a ticket sales point near you here.

Book via Google Assistant

Ask Google Assistant about your upcoming FlixBus trip.

Book your ticket directly just using your voice!

Learn more about Google Assistant.

Ticket purchase on the bus

You can purchase you ticket directly with the bus driver, with no extra fees included. The receipt of payment serves as your ticket.

How do I book a ticket?

The easiest way to book a trip is using our FlixBus App on your smartphone. Your ticket is saved under “My tickets”. Present your ticket on your phone when getting on the bus. The FlixBus App, just like when booking on our website,  gives you access to our cheapest tickets. The app also features exclusive special offers. You will also receive your booking confirmation by e-mail. You can also find the nearest sale point or FlixBus shop here. Our colleagues on site offer the same tariffs that you can find on the FlixBus website, plus the possibility to pay in cash. Reselling agencies might charge an additional service fee. At FlixBus shops, you can also pay in cash for the daily offered rate, plus a service charge per booking. If there are free seats available, you can buy a ticket from the bus driver. Early bird tickets, special offers and group discounts are only available online. When purchasing a ticket from the bus driver, vouchers cannot be redeemed and only cash payments can be accepted. The receipt for the cash payment is both your ticket and you booking confirmation. Please make sure you have enough cash with you. Currently, payments with EC cards and credit cards are only possible in Sweden and Denmark.


How do I get my ticket?

You will receive your ticket at the e-mail address that you entered during the booking process. It is attached as a printable PDF file.


Do I have to print my ticket?

You do not need to print your ticket. You can simply show the QR code on your ticket when getting on the bus. This also helps protect the environment.
 

Do I receive an invoice for my booking?

Yes, you automatically receive an invoice for every booking. You can find it directly underneath your ticket in the booking confirmation. If you need an invoice with an address on it, tick the “I need an invoice” box while selecting the payment method during the booking process.


I’m experiencing problems when booking online – what should I do?

Depending on the issue you are having, we have several solutions that you could try out. Here are some possible ways to resolve the issue:

No booking confirmation received? 

Check whether the e-mail confirmation went into your e-mail’s spam folder.

Error during payment? 

Clear the cache (browser history), delete the cookies on your computer and try again after restarting your browser. Try paying with a different payment method. Please note that fees are added for certain payment methods. If a new window for your 3D Secure code does not open when carrying out an instant transfer, switch off your pop-up blocker and try again. Contact your bank to find out if you can use the selected payment method.

Error on the website?

Try using a different browser. Our website is optimised for use with Chrome. Clear the cache (browser history), delete the cookies on your computer and try again after restarting your browser. Update your browser. We employ very high security standards and our website is optimized for the latest browser version. You can find the latest versions of each browser with the following links: Firefox / Internet Explorer / Google Chrome.

Do you still need help?

Book using our FlixBus App. Always make sure to update the app to the latest version. Alternatively, use our Customer Service to book your trip or go to your nearest FlixBus ticket outlet.

Manage my booking

No matter which platform you used to book your ticket, you can always cancel or change your booking.

Information on cancellation or change of a booking can be found here.

Further questions? Have a look at our FAQs.