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.
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It's difficult to get from Berlin to Brussels without transferring at least once.
|Distance||404 miles (651 km)|
|Average train duration||7 h 5 min|
|Average train ticket price||$89 (€86)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Berlin to Brussels cover the 404 miles (651 km) long route taking on average 7 h 5 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $89 (€86), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $47 (€45). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.
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Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Berlin to Brussels train.
Deutsche Bahn from Berlin to Brussels train information:
Trains in Europe are an effective way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes. Trains from Berlin to Brussels are numerous with over 60 trains making the journey every day. Deutsche Bahn is the main train provider for Berlin to Brussels trains, offering trains that begin as early as 4:26 a.m. and finish as late as 11:53 p.m. All trains traveling from Berlin to Brussels require at least 1 transfer, usually in Frankfurt or Cologne. Journeys that require more than 1 transfer usually transfer in some combination of Dortmund, Aachen, Liege, Düsseldorf, and Antwerp depending on the train service chosen. Berlin to Brussels train travel time is ordinarily between 7¾ and 15 hours depending on the number of transfers and layover time required.
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Berlin to Brussels Trains: General Information
Travelers can offset some of the cost of Berlin to Brussels train tickets by planning ahead and booking tickets as far in advance as possible.
Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Berlin to Brussels trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:
Travel between Berlin, Germany and Brussels, Belgium by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Belgium, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 9/12/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Berlin and Brussels before traveling.
The restriction level for your return train to Berlin, Germany from Brussels is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 10/1/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Berlin from Brussels closer to your date of departure here here.
Some of the Berlin train stations to Brussels you can start your journey from include Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Brussels include Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arriving in Bruxelles-Midi.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Berlin Hbf, is located 3.5 miles (5.6 km) from the city center of Berlin.
The most popular arrival train station, Bruxelles-Midi, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city center of Brussels.
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