Travel from Essen to Bad Hersfeld

cheapest quickest Eco-Friendly
Bus$30 | 3h 35min Bus$30 | 3h 35min Bus20 lb of CO2
  1. Train$41
    5h 5min · 56 lb of CO2
  2. Bus$43
    4h 51min · 27 lb of CO2
  3. Drive$17
    2h 23min · 28 lb of CO2

Essen to Bad Hersfeld Trains

train tickets from Gelsenkirchen to Bad Hersfeld

$42 · 5h 5min
Train
Train Tickets
About $42
Travel Duration
5h 5min
Gelsenkirchen - Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen
DB from Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen to RaunheimDB · 2h 59minICE42
Kelsterbach - Kelsterbach
DB from Kelsterbach to Bad HersfeldDB · 2h 5minICE50
Bad Hersfeld - Bad Hersfeld

train tickets from Gelsenkirchen to Ludwigsau-Friedlos

$88 · 5h 21min
Train
Train Tickets
About $88
Travel Duration
5h 21min
Gelsenkirchen - Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen
DB from Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen to LehrteDB · 3h 23minICE10
Frankfurt am Main - Frankfurt (M) Konstablerwache
DB from Frankfurt (M) Konstablerwache to Ludwigsau-FriedlosDB · 1h 58minICE50
Friedlos - Ludwigsau-Friedlos

train tickets from Essen to Rotenburg an der Fulda

$130 · 11h 47min
Train
Train Tickets
About $130
Travel Duration
11h 47min
Essen - Essen
DB from Essen to Petershausen (Obb)DB · 7h 39minICE41
Rohrbach - Rohrbach (Ilm)
DB Autozug · 4h 8minAZ1385
Rotenburg an der Fulda - Lispenhausen

train tickets from Bochum to Bad Hersfeld

$41 · 4h 59min
Train
Train Tickets
About $41
Travel Duration
4h 59min
Bochum - Bochum
DB from Bochum to RaunheimDB · 2h 55minICE42
Zeppelinheim - Zeppelinheim
DB from Zeppelinheim to Bad HersfeldDB · 2h 4minICE50
Bad Hersfeld - Bad Hersfeld

Essen to Bad Hersfeld Buses

bus tickets from Essen to Bad Hersfeld

$43 · 4h 51min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $43
Travel Duration
4h 51min

bus tickets from Bochum to Bad Hersfeld

$41 · 4h 35min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $41
Travel Duration
4h 35min

bus tickets from Wuppertal to Bad Hersfeld

$30 · 3h 35min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $30
Travel Duration
3h 35min

bus tickets from Dortmund to Bad Hersfeld

$38 · 4h 15min
Various bus companies
Oneway
About $38
Travel Duration
4h 15min

Drive from Essen to Bad Hersfeld

Driving from Essen to Bad Hersfeld

$17 · 2h 23min

It's 124 miles between Essen to Bad Hersfeld. On a typical day, it might take between 2h 23min and 2h 30min from Essen to Bad Hersfeld under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 2h 37min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Bad Hersfeld by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $16.

Our recommendation to Bad Hersfeld

Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Essen to Bad Hersfeld?

On your trip from Essen to Bad Hersfeld, it is best to book as soon as possible. It won't necessarily help reduce your price by a large amount, but will ensure that you have a spot on the bus or train.

Essen to Bad Hersfeld Hesse - take the train or bus?

It's possible to take either the train or the bus from Essen to Bad Hersfeld. There are quite a few things to consider for each. On a positive note, be glad you have the choice! Further, whenever you avoid driving - you don't have to worry about parking, focusing on the road. Additionally - you can focus on reading, work, or just relax.

While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Bad Hersfeld is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Essen/Bad Hersfeld buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Essen is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Essen North Rhine-Westphalia and Bad Hersfeld during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!

The plus side of taking the train from Essen to Bad Hersfeld? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Bad Hersfeld traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Bad Hersfeld is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.

What's the cheapest way from Essen to Bad Hersfeld?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Essen to Bad Hersfeld is by bus. The bus costs $30 roughly and will take 3 hours 35 minutes.

Is there a train from Essen to Bad Hersfeld?

Yes, trains between Essen area and Bad Hersfeld, but there is no direct route. They are operated by {operators}. In total, it will take roughly 5 hours 5 minutes. We recommend catching the train at Gelsenkirchen, which is about 6 miles from Essen. Also with this train or you will have to make a connection at Kelsterbach, Frankfurt (M) Konstablerwache Frankfurt am Main, Rohrbach (Ilm) Rohrbach, Zeppelinheim.

How long does it take from Essen to Bad Hersfeld by car?

The total distance between Essen and Bad Hersfeld is 124 miles and will take you about 2 hours 23 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $17.

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