There are 7 ways to get from Oslo to Essen Hbf by train, plane, bus, night bus, car 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.

Recommended option

Train, fly to Dusseldorf  •  5 h 11 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

$107 - $278

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 20 min

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

$85 - $147

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Train, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  7 h 17 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 Hbf to Essen Hbf

$115 - $315

Train, fly to Frankfurt  •  6 h 38 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

$155 - $401

Train  •  17 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Oslo S to Göteborg Centralstation 117 / ...
  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 Hkx / ...

Night bus, car ferry, night train  •  24 h 37 min

  1. Take the night bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
  2. Take the car ferry from Gothenburg to Kiel
  3. Take the night train from Kiel Hbf to Essen Hbf Ic

$175 - $250

Drive  •  13 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Oslo to Essen Hbf 887.7 miles

$230 - $340

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Oslo to Essen Hbf is to bus which costs kr 650 - kr 1300 and takes 22 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oslo to Essen Hbf is to train and fly which costs kr 850 - kr 2300 and takes 5 h 11 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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It takes approximately 5 h 11 min to get from Oslo to Essen Hbf, including transfers.

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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 32 min.

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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 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Oslo to Essen Hbf via Copenhagen in around 22 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Oslo to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Oslo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
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
$150 - $700
Flights from Oslo to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
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
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Oslo to Dusseldorf via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Oslo to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Oslo to Frankfurt via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Oslo to Frankfurt via Stockholm
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
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 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Oslo to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Oslo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Oslo to Dusseldorf via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Oslo to Frankfurt via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$60 - $300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Oslo to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
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
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
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 Hbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
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
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Düsseldorf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$17 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$27 - $45
1st Class
$45 - $60
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf central station to Essen, Essen central station
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne, Cologne central station to Essen, Essen central station
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Nsb
Phone
+47 61 05 19 10
Website
nsb.no
Train from Oslo S to Göteborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Nsb
Öresundståg
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
oresundstag.se
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Göteborg Centralstation to København H
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $75
Website
www.sj.se
2nd Class Non-Rebookable
$30 - $45
1st Class Non-Rebookable
$50 - $75
2nd Class Refundable
$50 - $75
1st Class Refundable
$75 - $110
Danish Railways (DSB)
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 Oslo to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
4 times a day
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 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Phone
+47 815 44 444
Website
nor-way.no
Bus from Oslo bussterminal to København Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
Nor-Way Bussekspress
Bus4You
Website
nettbuss.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Website
nettbuss.sesok-kopbus4you
Swebus
Phone
+46 771 218 218
Email
kundtjanst@swebusexpress.se
Website
swebus.se
Bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Köbenhavn Ingerslevsgade
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
Swebus
Night bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
Swebus
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
Night bus from Oslo Bussterminal to Göteborg Nils Ericsonterminal
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Schedule at
Nettbuss Express
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Gothenburg to Kiel
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$59
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$59
Small Car
$59

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