|Avg. Train Duration:|
3 hours 37 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$35|
|Trains depart from:||Amsterdam|
|Trains arrive in:||Brussels|
|Train Companies:||Thalys, Eurostar, NS International|
Trains in Europe are an effective way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes in BeNeLux. Trains from Amsterdam to Brussels are operated by Thalys and NS. Trains travel from Amsterdam to Brussels approximately 35 times per day, with the first train departing Amsterdam at 5:52 a.m. and the last leaving at 9:22 p.m. All Thalys trains are direct. Most NS services are also direct; however, occasional journeys require a transfer in either Antwerp or Rotterdam. Trains take between 1:51 h and 3:23 h to arrive in Brussels depending on the service chosen and if any transfers are required. Thalys trains are usually faster and more expensive than NS services. All trains depart from Amsterdam Centraal train station and arrive at Bruxelles-Midi train station.
Amsterdam offers public transport across the city and to the surrounding suburbs, providing quick and easy journeys to Amsterdam Centraal train station in the heart of the Dutch capital. The main station offers train routes to destinations across the Netherlands, and further afield to Belgium, Germany and beyond. Amsterdam has a reliable bus and tram network, offering straightforward connections, with a dedicated metro system with four routes for faster journeys from outlying districts. Taxis are available 24 hours a day across the city.
Visitors to the Belgium capital can soak in the sights and enjoy some of the most beautiful architecture in Europe. Take a stroll through the gilded hallways of centuries-old halls and cathedrals, or sample local delights and chocolate delicacies renowned the world over. Brussels is a thriving cosmopolitan city, with first-rate restaurants, hotels and entertainments to enjoy. Visitors arriving into the city at the Gare de Bruxelles-Midi railway station will find convenient routes across Brussels, with metro, tram and bus routes providing easy travel across the capital. A limited night bus schedule offers 24/7 service across 17 routes.