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The cheapest trains from Aachen to Brussels

Showing times and prices for Jul 25

Cheapest

$20

Average

$30

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Aachen to Brussels will cost around $ 30 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 20.

Cheapest
08:21PMAachen Hbf1h14 09:35PMBrussels-Midi
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$201One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:04AMAachen Hbf1h56 11:00AMBrussels-Midi
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$241One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:04AMAachen Hbf1h56 01:00PMBrussels-Midi
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$241One-way
04:21PMAachen Hbf1h14 05:35PMBrussels-Midi
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$241One-way
10:21PMAachen Hbf1h14 11:35PMBrussels-Midi
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$241One-way

Timetable Aachen to Brussels

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08:04AMAachen Hbf2h01 10:05AMBrussels-Midi
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08:21AMAachen Hbf1h14 09:35AMBrussels-Midi
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09:04AMAachen Hbf1h56 11:00AMBrussels-Midi
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09:04AMAachen Hbf1h56 11:00AMBrussels-Midi
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10:04AMAachen Hbf1h56 12:00PMBrussels-Midi
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10:21AMAachen Hbf1h14 11:35AMBrussels-Midi
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11:04AMAachen Hbf1h56 01:00PMBrussels-Midi
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11:04AMAachen Hbf1h56 01:00PMBrussels-Midi
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12:04PMAachen Hbf1h56 02:00PMBrussels-Midi
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12:21PMAachen Hbf1h14 01:35PMBrussels-Midi
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01:04PMAachen Hbf1h56 03:00PMBrussels-Midi
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01:23PMAachen Hbf1h12 02:35PMBrussels-Midi
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01:23PMAachen Hbf1h37 03:00PMBrussels-Midi
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02:04PMAachen Hbf1h56 04:00PMBrussels-Midi
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02:21PMAachen Hbf1h14 03:35PMBrussels-Midi
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03:04PMAachen Hbf1h56 05:00PMBrussels-Midi
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04:04PMAachen Hbf1h56 06:00PMBrussels-Midi
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04:21PMAachen Hbf1h14 05:35PMBrussels-Midi
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05:04PMAachen Hbf1h56 07:00PMBrussels-Midi
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06:04PMAachen Hbf1h56 08:00PMBrussels-Midi
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06:21PMAachen Hbf1h14 07:35PMBrussels-Midi
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07:04PMAachen Hbf1h56 09:00PMBrussels-Midi
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08:04PMAachen Hbf1h56 10:00PMBrussels-Midi
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08:21PMAachen Hbf1h14 09:35PMBrussels-Midi
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09:04PMAachen Hbf1h56 11:00PMBrussels-Midi
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10:21PMAachen Hbf1h14 11:35PMBrussels-Midi
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Sun
Jul 25
$11SNCB
$9Flixbus
Mon
Jul 26
$19Deutsche Bahn
$9Flixbus
Tue
Jul 27
$20Deutsche Bahn
$13Flixbus
Wed
Jul 28
$20Deutsche Bahn
$20Croatia Bus d.o.o.
Thu
Jul 29
$20Deutsche Bahn
$9Union Ivkoni International
Fri
Jul 30
$16Thalys
$11Flixbus
Sat
Jul 31
$19Deutsche Bahn
$20Croatia Bus d.o.o.
Sun
Aug 1
$20Deutsche Bahn
$9Flixbus
Mon
Aug 2
$20Deutsche Bahn
$9Flixbus
Tue
Aug 3
$19Deutsche Bahn
$13Flixbus
Thu
Aug 5
$16Thalys
$8Union Ivkoni International
Fri
Aug 6
$20Deutsche Bahn
$11Flixbus
Sat
Aug 7
$20Deutsche Bahn
$11Flixbus
Sun
Aug 8
$19Deutsche Bahn
$11Flixbus
Mon
Aug 9
$19Deutsche Bahn
$20Croatia Bus d.o.o.
Tue
Aug 10
$19Deutsche Bahn
$13Flixbus
Wed
Aug 11
$19Deutsche Bahn
$20Flixbus
Thu
Aug 12
$19Deutsche Bahn
$8Union Ivkoni International
Fri
Aug 13
$19Deutsche Bahn
$11Flixbus

The fastest trains from Aachen to Brussels

Showing times and prices for Jul 25

Fastest Journey

1 h 12 m

Average

1 h 40 m

Trains per day

26

Distance

122 km

Of the 26 trains that leave Aachen for Brussels every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 122 km distance in an average of 1 h 40 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 12 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 1 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
01:23PMAachen Hbf1h12 02:35PMBrussels-Midi
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$541One-way
2nd Fastest
06:21PMAachen Hbf1h14 07:35PMBrussels-Midi
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$321One-way
2nd Fastest
08:21AMAachen Hbf1h14 09:35AMBrussels-Midi
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$281One-way
2nd Fastest
04:21PMAachen Hbf1h14 05:35PMBrussels-Midi
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$241One-way
2nd Fastest
10:21AMAachen Hbf1h14 11:35AMBrussels-Midi
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$321One-way

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Train Information to Brussels from Aachen

distanceDistance76 miles (122 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 14 min
priceAverage train ticket price$23 (€18)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, SNCB, Thalys or SNCB | IC

Trains from Aachen to Brussels cover the 76 miles (122 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 14 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, SNCB, Thalys or SNCB | IC. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $13 (€10), but the average price of train tickets is $23 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Aachen Hbf and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

Train companies

Aachen to Brussels with SNCB, Thalys and Deutsche Bahn

Buy your official SNCB, Thalys and Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Aachen and Brussels from $13 (€10) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

Thalys
Deutsche Bahn
SNCB

Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train from Aachen to Brussels with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

Thalys is one of the best options when traveling by train from Aachen to Brussels. Omio quickly shows you current Thalys train schedules for the Aachen - Brussels trip and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest route available. The distance between Aachen and Brussels is around 76 miles (122 km) and the cheapest Thalys one-way ticket you can book starts at $20 (€16). As you check the latest Aachen to Brussels train schedule from Thalys for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Brussels safely. If you search for Thalys tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect Thalys ticket between Aachen and Brussels so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

Thalys' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train between Aachen and Brussels are the following:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • If a ticket is nonrefundable, a Thalys e-voucher can still be issued for a 15€ fee to passengers requesting a refund up to 30 days after the departure date.

Travel Tips

Trains from Aachen to Brussels
Travel by train 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 Aachen to Brussels.
FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Aachen and Brussels?

Travel between Aachen, Germany and Brussels, Belgium by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Belgium from Germany?

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

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

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 with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test

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: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 7/18/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Aachen and Brussels as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering Germany from Brussels, Belgium?

Return travel from Belgium to Germany is: Partially open.

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

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Aachen, Germany?

The government of Germany 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 7/23/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Aachen from Brussels.

How much do cheap trains to Brussels from Aachen cost?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Brussels from Aachen for the next 7 days starting from $13 (€10)  one way.
How much does it cost to take a train from Aachen to Brussels?
The train price between Aachen and Brussels is on average $23 (€18)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
What is the distance from Aachen to Brussels by train?
The train distance from Aachen to Brussels is around 76 miles (122 km).
How long is the train ride to Brussels from Aachen?
On average the Aachen to Brussels train time is 1 h 14 min  covering the 76 miles (122 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What train station in Aachen goes to Brussels? What train station do I come into Brussels from Aachen?

When taking a train from Aachen, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Aachen Hbf, Aachen West and Aachen-Rothe Erde. When you arrive in Brussels, your train can arrive in train stations including Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Aachen Hbf   to Bruxelles-Midi.

Where is the Aachen train station located? Where is the Brussels train station located?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Aachen Hbf and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Brussels most often arrive at Bruxelles-Midi and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city center.

What train companies offer a service from Aachen to Brussels?
When taking a train from Aachen to Brussels, you can count on Deutsche Bahn, SNCB, Thalys or SNCB | IC for the best way to get you to Brussels. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Brussels from Aachen and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Can I book a direct train from Aachen to Brussels?
Yes, there are direct trains per day from Aachen to Brussels, and you can find a direct train for this trip with Deutsche Bahn or Thalys  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
When can I take the first train from Aachen to Brussels? When can I take the last train for the day?
You can take the earliest train from Aachen to Brussels at 5: 23 AM   or take the last train from Aachen to Brussels leaving at 8: 21 PM. Look for the latest Aachen to Brussels train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
How early should I buy train tickets between Aachen and Brussels to score the best deals?
If you book a train ticket from Aachen to Brussels within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $23 (€18) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets from Aachen to Brussels are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Aachen
Brussels
Aachen Hbf
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