There are 7 ways to get from Essen to Warsaw by train, plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Warsaw  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Düsseldorf, Derendorf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Warsaw (WAW) DUS - WAW

$55 - $166

6 alternative options

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Warsaw  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Warsaw (WAW) FRA - WAW

$124 - $277

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Nowy Dwor Mazowiecki  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Köln Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Nowy Dwor Mazowiecki (WMI) CGN - WMI

$67 - $217

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly to Warsaw  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
  2. Take the train from Arnhem to Schiphol (Airport)
  3. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Warsaw (WAW) AMS - WAW

$117 - $328

Train  •  11 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Centralna Ec

$149 - $217

Bus  •  19 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Essen to Warszawa

$58 - $78

Drive  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Essen to Warsaw 669.8 miles

$140 - $210

What companies run services between Essen, Germany and Warsaw, Poland?

You can take a train from Essen to Warsaw via Berlin Hbf (tief) and Berlin Hbf in around 11 h 1 min. Alternatively, EST Sp. z o.o. operates a bus from Essen to Warsaw once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 19 h 25 min. Eurolines DE also services this route 5 times a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Warsaw via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Flights from Dusseldorf to Warsaw via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Flights from Frankfurt to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Frankfurt to Warsaw via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Amsterdam to Warsaw via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Warsaw via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Frankfurt to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $340
Flights from Frankfurt to Warsaw via Wroclaw
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Frankfurt to Warsaw via Katowice
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Amsterdam to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $380
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Warsaw via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $390
Flights from Frankfurt to Warsaw via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Warsaw via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Warsaw via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Amsterdam to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Warsaw via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Warsaw via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $380
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Frankfurt to Warsaw via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Warsaw via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Warsaw via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Nowy Dwor Mazowiecki
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $260
Train operators
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Essen Hbf to Düsseldorf, Derendorf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
bahn.de
S-Bahn
Website
bahn.de
Train from Essen Hbf to Düsseldorf-Derendorf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Schedules at
bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Essen Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Essen Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Essen Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Essen Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$29 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Abellio Rail NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
abellio.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Arnhem to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
EST Sp. z o.o.
Email
estgdansk@wp.pl
Website
estgdansk.pl
Bus from Essen to Warszawa
Ave. Duration
19 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
estgdansk.pl
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Essen Hbf to Warsaw
Ave. Duration
17 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
eurolines.de

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Essen to Warsaw?

The distance between Essen and Warsaw is 964 km. The road distance is 1072 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Essen to Warsaw?

The cheapest way to get from Essen to Warsaw is to bus which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 19 h 39 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Essen to Warsaw?

The quickest way to get from Essen to Warsaw is to train and fly which takes 5 h 19 min and costs 45€ - 140€.

Is there a direct train between Essen and Warsaw?

No, there is no direct train from Essen to Warsaw. However, there are services departing from Essen Hbf and arriving at Warszawa Centralna via Berlin Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 1 min.

Is there a direct bus between Essen and Warsaw?

No, there is no direct bus from Essen to Warsaw. However, there are services departing from Essen and arriving at Centrum 05 via Dw. Zachodni 01. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 39 min.

How long does it take to get from Essen to Warsaw?

It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Essen to Warsaw, including transfers.