There are 9 ways to get from Oslo to Essen Hbf by train, plane, bus, ferry, night train 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.

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Train, fly to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon
  2. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Dusseldorf (DUS) OSL - DUS
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Essen Hbf

$96 - $284

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Bus FlixBus  •  22 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Oslo to Copenhagen 613 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Essen N74

$84 - $141

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Train, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon
  2. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) OSL - CGN
  3. Take the train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Essen Hbf

$118 - $304

Train, fly to Frankfurt  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon
  2. Fly from Oslo (OSL) to Frankfurt (FRA) OSL - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Essen Hbf

$150 - $401

Train  •  17 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Göteborg Centralstation 105
  2. Take the train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
  3. Take the train from København H to Hamburg Hbf Ec
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf Ic / ...

$114 - $243

Ferry, night train  •  25 h 28 min

  1. Take the ferry from Oslo Hjortneskaien to Kiel Norwegen-Kai Oslo-Kiel
  2. Take the night train from Kiel Hbf to Essen Hbf Ic

$95 - $140

Bus Sindbad  •  33 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Oslo to Szczecin
  2. Take the bus from Szczecin to Essen

$90 - $143

Drive, train  •  14 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Oslo to Bremen Hbf
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Essen Hbf Ic / ...

$250 - $362

Drive  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Oslo to Essen Hbf 887.7 miles

$230 - $340

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No, there is no direct bus from Oslo to Essen Hbf. However, there are services departing from Oslo and arriving at Essen via Copenhagen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Oslo to Essen Hbf. However, there are services departing from Oslo S and arriving at Essen Hbf via Göteborg Centralstation, København H and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 53 min.

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The distance between Oslo and Essen Hbf is 969 km. The road distance is 1420.3 km.

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The best way to get from Oslo to Essen Hbf without a car is to train which takes 17 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Oslo to Essen Hbf, including transfers.

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

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Oslo to Essen Hbf train services, operated by Nsb, depart from Oslo S station.

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The best way to get from Oslo to Essen Hbf is to train which takes 17 h 53 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 22 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Oslo Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 50 min.

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Oslo to Essen Hbf bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Essen station.

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Map of how to get from Oslo to Essen Hbf.
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  • Distance: 605.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 6 min

What companies run services between Oslo, Norway and Essen Hbf, Germany?

You can take a train from Oslo to Essen Hbf via Göteborg Centralstation, København H, and Hamburg Hbf in around 17 h 53 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oslo to Essen Hbf via Copenhagen in around 22 h 20 min.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Oslo to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Oslo to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Oslo to Dusseldorf via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Oslo to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Oslo to Frankfurt via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Oslo to Frankfurt via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Oslo to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Oslo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Oslo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
Flights from Oslo to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Oslo to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Oslo to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Oslo to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Oslo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Oslo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $230
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Oslo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Train operators
Flytoget AS
Phone
23 15 90 00
Email
flytoget@flytoget.no
Website
flytoget.no
Train from Oslo S to Oslo Lufthavn stasjon
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Schedules at
flytoget.no
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Kiel Hbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
S-Bahn Köln
Website
avv.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
avv.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Düsseldorf to Essen Hbf
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 Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station to Essen, Essen central station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg, Hamburg central station to Essen, Essen central station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Nsb
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Website
Nsb
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Danish Railways (DSB)
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Oslo to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen to Essen
Ave. Duration
13 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Nettbuss Express
Phone
+46 771-15 15 15
Email
info@nettbuss.se
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
EST Sp. z o.o.
Email
estgdansk@wp.pl
Website
estgdansk.pl
Bus from Szczecin to Essen
Ave. Duration
10 h 21 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
estgdansk.pl
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Szczecin to Essen
Ave. Duration
12 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Ferry operators
Color Line AS
Phone
+45 99 56 19 00
Website
colorline.no
Ferry from Oslo Hjortneskaien to Kiel Norwegen-Kai
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
colorline.no

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Oslo to Essen Hbf train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Essen Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oslo to Essen Hbf is 1420 km. It takes approximately 13 h 50 min to drive from Oslo to Essen Hbf.

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KLM, Lufthansa and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Oslo Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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