The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Amsterdam to Brussels-Central is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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2 h 42 m
2 h 42 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Amsterdam for Brussels-Central every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||107 miles (173 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 43 min|
|Average train ticket price||$54 (€47)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Train companies||NS International, Thalys, Eurostar or NS International | IC|
Trains from Amsterdam to Brussels-Central cover the 107 miles (173 km) long route taking on average 2 h 43 min with our travel partners like NS International, Thalys, Eurostar or NS International | IC. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $54 (€47), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $29 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Bruxelles-Central.
Buy your official Thalys and Eurostar train tickets between Amsterdam and Brussels-Central from $29 (€25) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.
Eurostar is the premier high-speed railway service which connects the United Kingdom with Europe through the Channel Tunnel, also known as the Chunnel, with journeys connecting London St Pancras International with Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam among other popular European cities. With its high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), the Eurostar makes travel between the UK and Europe as smooth and easy as possible. When you book your Amsterdam to Brussels-Central train, you can choose between ticket types like Standard, Standard Premier (with spacious seats and light refreshments served), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seats, lounge access, hot meals served and priority boarding).
Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train to Brussels-Central from Amsterdam with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
Thalys from Amsterdam to Brussels-Central train information:
Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Brussels-Central, Belgium by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Belgium, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 3/8/23. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Amsterdam to Brussels-Central before traveling.
Return travel from Belgium to Netherlands is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 3/8/23. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Amsterdam from Brussels-Central.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving in Bruxelles-Central.
Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Amsterdam Centraal and need to travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Brussels-Central most often arrive at Bruxelles-Central and need to travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from this train station to the city center.
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