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Buses from Essen to Kharkiv

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Essen - Kharkiv Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 2 intercity buses per day from Essen to Kharkiv. Traveling by bus from Essen to Kharkiv usually takes around 41 hours and 52 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus bus can make the trip in 41 hours and 41 minutes.

Distance1273 mi (2049 km)
Shortest duration41h 41m
Cheapest price$123.15
Trips per day1
Most frequent serviceFlixBus
Bus lines1

What bus companies travel from Essen to Kharkiv?

On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Essen to Kharkiv. FlixBus is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus21d 17h 52m$131.63
  • FlixBus

    FlixBus

    First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity bus companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 2 trips from Essen to Kharkiv, and usually makes the trip in about 41 hours and 52 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Essen to Kharkiv during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus takes an average of 41 hours and 52 minutes to cover the 2049 kilometers from Essen to Kharkiv. However, the fastest bus only takes 41 hours and 41 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

"With many people traveling in the middle of the week, Wednesday is the busiest day of the week for bus travel. If you are planning to travel on a Wednesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Kharkiv, book your ticket for the last day of the week."

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Essen?

The first bus leaves at 7:00am and the last bus leaves at 7:00am. To see the times for all buses from Essen to Kharkiv, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus departures serve Kharkiv each day?

There are usually only 2 buses per day from Essen to Kharkiv. One bus is a direct connection, meaning that you can stay on the same vehicle for the entire trip, without having to transfer onto a connecting bus at any point.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Essen?

Departure stations

Essen has two bus stations with service to Kharkiv.

All bus stations in Essen:

  • Train Station

  • Essen Hbf

Where does the bus arrive in Kharkiv?

Arrival stations

All buses from Essen arrive at one main station in Kharkiv.

Bus stations in Kharkiv:

  • Kharkiv Haharina Ave

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