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$31NS International
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Bus Information between Amsterdam and Brussels

distanceDistance107 miles (173 km)
durationAverage bus duration2 h 45 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$15 (€12)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesFlixbus, Eurolines France, Ouibus, Citybus Express, Eurolines Switzerland, Deinbus, Infobus, Union Ivkoni International or BlaBlaCar Bus

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 Flixbus, Eurolines France, Ouibus, Citybus Express, Eurolines Switzerland, Deinbus, Infobus, Union Ivkoni International or BlaBlaCar Bus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $12 (€10), but the average price of bus tickets is $15 (€12). Travelers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).

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FlixBus between Amsterdam and Brussels

Travel from Amsterdam to Brussels from $12 (€10) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

FlixBus

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.

    FlixBus has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your FlixBus tickets from Amsterdam to Brussels and when traveling by bus:

    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
    • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
    • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    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.

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    FAQs
    Am I allowed to travel by bus from Amsterdam, Netherlands to Brussels, Belgium?

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

    What is the status of international entry into Belgium from Netherlands?

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

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
    • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

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

    When traveling in Belgium, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

    The information above was last checked on 9/26/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Amsterdam and Brussels before traveling.

    What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Netherlands from Brussels, Belgium?

    Return travel from Belgium to Netherlands is: Fully open.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Amsterdam from Brussels?

    Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

    Requirements for reentering:

    • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
    • Health declaration required

    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 requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

    Last checked on 9/26/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Amsterdam from Brussels.

    How much are cheap buses to Brussels from Amsterdam?
    Bus tickets between Amsterdam and Brussels for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $12 (€10)  one way in the next 7 days.
    How much does it cost to take a bus from Amsterdam to Brussels?
    The bus price from Amsterdam to Brussels is on average $15 (€12)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
    How far is it from Amsterdam to Brussels by bus?
    The bus distance from Amsterdam to Brussels is around 107 miles (173 km).
    How long is the bus between Amsterdam and Brussels?
    The bus time from Amsterdam to Brussels is on average 2 h 45 min  for the 107 miles (173 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Brussels from Amsterdam by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
    Which bus station from Amsterdam to Brussels do I depart from? Which Brussels bus station from Amsterdam do I arrive in?

    When departing from Amsterdam, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Amsterdam, Sloterdijk, Amsterdam, Sloterdijk and Amsterdam, Centraal. When arriving in Brussels, you can end your journey in bus stations like Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi), Brussels, Boulevard Pachéco (Congrès) and Brussels, Gare Du Midi.

    Omio customers book a bus from Amsterdam Centraal   to Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi)   most frequently for this route.

    Where is the departure bus station in Amsterdam located? Where is the arrival bus station in Brussels located?

    Passengers board their bus most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this bus station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the bus station to the city center in Brussels.

    What bus companies offer a service to Brussels from Amsterdam?
    When taking a bus from Amsterdam to Brussels, you can count on Flixbus, Eurolines France, Ouibus, Citybus Express, Eurolines Switzerland, Deinbus, Infobus, Union Ivkoni International or BlaBlaCar Bus for the best way to get you to Brussels. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service to Brussels from Amsterdam and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
    Is there a direct bus from Amsterdam to Brussels?
    Yes, you can look for direct buses from Amsterdam to Brussels with Flixbus  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 route.
    When is the earliest bus from Amsterdam to Brussels? When is the last bus from Amsterdam to Brussels?
    The earliest bus for this trip departs from Amsterdam at 7: 00 AM. The last bus leaves from Amsterdam at 5: 00 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Amsterdam to Brussels and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    How far in advance should I book a bus ticket from Amsterdam to Brussels to get the best deals?
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus providers offering this journey and save money. If you book bus tickets between Amsterdam and Brussels within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $15 (€12) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your bus ticket from Amsterdam to Brussels a few months in advance.