Amsterdam to Brussels bus

Cheap bus tickets from Amsterdam to Brussels

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11:00PMAmsterdam4h11 03:11AMBRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France
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11:00PMAmsterdam4h11 03:11AMBRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France
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Bus times from Amsterdam to Brussels

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Fastest Journey

4 h 11 m

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4 h 11 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

173 km

Of the 1 buses that leave Amsterdam for Brussels every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

11:00PMAmsterdam4h11 03:11AMBRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France
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81One-way

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Overview: Bus from Amsterdam to Brussels

distanceDistance107 miles (173 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$9 (€8)
frequencyBus frequency17 a day
changesDirect busYes, there are 14 direct buses a day
carriersBus companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Lasta, Movelia, Eurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland, Citybus Express, Flixbus, Infobus, Ouibus or Union Ivkoni International

Buses from Amsterdam to Brussels cover the 107 miles (173 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 45 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar Bus, Lasta, Movelia, Eurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland, Citybus Express, Flixbus, Infobus, Ouibus or Union Ivkoni International. Normally, there are 17 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $9 (€8), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $9 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).

Bus companies: BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus from Amsterdam to Brussels

For as little as $9 (€8) you can travel by bus to Brussels from Amsterdam with BlaBlaCar Bus and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

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BlaBlaCar Bus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

Amsterdam to Brussels bus information with FlixBus:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 10 min
  • FlixBus frequency: 14 a day

BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French carpooling company, BlaBlaCar, is a bus company operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe. Founded in France, BlaBlaCar Bus provides connections to over 300 destinations. Standard amenities on the buses include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. On select routes there is also free Wi-Fi available. BlaBlaCar Bus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags per person.

Bus information from Amsterdam to Brussels with BlaBlaCar Bus:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 15 min
  • BlaBlaCar Bus frequency: 1 a day

Buses from Amsterdam to Brussels

Buses in Europe are an affordable way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international routes. Buses from Amsterdam are offered by BlaBlaBus and Flixbus. Departures are very regular and there is usually a wait of no more than around 30 minutes between services. The average journey time is about 2 hours 45 minutes to 3 hours direct and buses leave from as early as around 4 a.m., with the last buses leaving Amsterdam at around 9 p.m.

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Amsterdam to Brussels Buses: General Information

  • Buses are a fast and convenient way to travel from Amsterdam to Brussels. Buses are usually cheaper than taking a flight or the train.
  • All Amsterdam to Brussels buses are run by either Flixbus and BlaBlaBus.
  • All buses are direct, depart from Amsterdam's Sloterdijk bus station and arrive at either Bruxelles Gare du Nord or Rue de France bus station.
  • The Amsterdam to Brussels bus trip takes as little as 2 hours and 45 minutes to arrive in Brussels.
  • Most travelers book their Amsterdam to Brussels bus ticket 1 day in advance of the travel date.

Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Amsterdam to Brussels buses decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 23% cheaper to book an Amsterdam to Brussels bus ticket 1 week in advance as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Amsterdam to Brussels bus tickets are 46% cheaper on average when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a bus ticket the day of.

Taking the Bus from Amsterdam

Buses from Amsterdam to Brussels may depart from one of a couple of bus stations in the city. Amsterdam Sloterdijk Station is the central rail station and has a major bus station adjacent to it from which services to Brussels depart. Amsterdam Duivendrecht Station is another option with a central Amsterdam location and is easily accessible using public transport via Duivendrecht underground station. Amsterdam's public transport network is extensive and runs for 24-hours a day.

Getting into Brussels by Bus

Brussels is a beautiful and culturally important city. Packed full of grand 19th-century palaces and churches, Brussels is also home to many major European institutions such as the European Council and the European Parliament. Visitors are likely to find lots of pubs and bars selling traditional Belgian beers - many fruit beers flavored with strawberry, raspberry and other fruits are on offer - and cafes specializing in Belgian chocolate. Buses from Amsterdam to Brussels arrive at a few different terminals throughout the city. One of these is the bus station on Rue de France, which is just a short walk from Brussels Midi train station. Brussels North Station also welcomes regular arrivals from Amsterdam ​and is conveniently located close to Gare du Nord metro station. The bus network in Brussels covers all of the city, whilst night buses also run on Fridays and Saturdays.

Travel Tips: Bus to Brussels from Amsterdam

Travel Tips: Take the bus to Brussels easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Amsterdam to Brussels.
FAQs

Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Brussels, Belgium by bus is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Belgium from Netherlands?

International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

All travelers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 11/17/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus from Amsterdam to Brussels as this information can change.

The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Brussels to Amsterdam is: Unrestricted

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Netherlands from Belgium?

Reentry to Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Brussels?

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

Last checked on 11/17/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Amsterdam from Brussels here.

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest bus from Amsterdam to Brussels for the next 7 days starting from $9 (€8)  one way.
If you are looking to book your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Amsterdam to Brussels bus to cost on average $9 (€8)  one way.
The Amsterdam to Brussels bus distance is approximately 107 miles (173 km).
On average the Amsterdam to Brussels bus time is 2 h 45 min  covering the 107 miles (173 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When taking a bus from Amsterdam, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk), Amsterdam Stadium Holanda and Amsterdam, Centraal. When you arrive in Brussels, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi), Brussels-Noord and Brussels, Boulevard Pachéco (Congrès).

Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Amsterdam Centraal   to Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their buses from Amsterdam Centraal and need to travel around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.

Passengers arriving in Brussels most often arrive at Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) and need to travel around 2.6 miles (4.2 km) from this bus station to the city center.

When taking a bus from Amsterdam to Brussels, you can count on BlaBlaCar Bus, Lasta, Movelia, Eurolines France, Eurolines Switzerland, Citybus Express, Flixbus, Infobus, Ouibus or Union Ivkoni International for the best way to get you to Brussels. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service to Brussels from Amsterdam and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
Yes, there are 14 direct buses per day from Amsterdam to Brussels. You can look to travel with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar Bus  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct bus tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
On average, there are 17 buses a day from Amsterdam to Brussels. The bus times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first bus from Amsterdam to Brussels at 8: 20 PM. The last bus from Amsterdam to Brussels that you can take departs at 8: 20 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Amsterdam to Brussels schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
The price of a one way bus ticket from Amsterdam to Brussels is on average $9 (€8) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus providers offering this trip. In general, you can find bus tickets from Amsterdam to Brussels available a few months in advance.

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