There are 3 ways to get from Essen to Eindhoven by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Essen to Eindhoven 080

$8 - $14

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Eindhoven

$29 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Essen to Eindhoven 72.8 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Essen to Eindhoven is to bus which costs 7€ - 12€ and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Essen to Eindhoven is to drive which costs 15€ - 23€ and takes 1 h 9 min.

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The distance between Essen and Eindhoven is 106 km. The road distance is 116.4 km.

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The bus from Essen to Eindhoven takes 2 h 40 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Essen and arriving at Eindhoven. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Essen to Eindhoven. However, there are services departing from Essen Hbf and arriving at Eindhoven via Dusseldorf Hbf and Venlo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 12 min.

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Essen to Eindhoven bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Essen station.

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Map of how to get from Essen to Eindhoven.
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  • Distance: 66.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 40 min

What companies run services between Essen, Germany and Eindhoven, Netherlands?

FlixBus operates a bus from Essen to Eindhoven once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Essen to Eindhoven via Düsseldorf Hbf, Dusseldorf Hbf, and Venlo in around 3 h 12 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Essen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Essen Hbf to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$16 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $40
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Essen, Essen central station to Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Venlo to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Essen to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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