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Train Information from Berlin to Brussels

distanceDistance404 miles (651 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 49 min
priceAverage train ticket price$29 (€24)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Berlin to Brussels cover the 404 miles (651 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 49 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $29 (€24), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $23 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn Berlin – Brussels

Travel between Berlin and Brussels from $23 (€19) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Deutsche Bahn

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.

  • Average Price: $23

Deutsche Bahn's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train from Berlin to Brussels are the following:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Trains from Berlin to Brussels

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 Train Cost

Average prices for Deutsche Bahn trains from Berlin to Brussels when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€161

1 Day in Advance

€133

1 Week in Advance

€117

2 Weeks in Advance

€106

1 Month in Advance

€95

3 Months in Advance

€80

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.

  • autobus All Berlin to Brussels trains are run by Deutsche Bahn.
  • autobus All trains require at least one transfer, usually in either Frankfurt or Cologne. Trains that require 2 or more transfers often transfer in some combination of Dortmund, Aachen, Liege, Düsseldorf, and Antwerp. All trains depart from Berlin Hauptbahnhof and arrive at either Bruxelles-Midi, Central, or Congres train station.
  • autobus The Berlin to Brussels train journey takes as little as 7 hours and 41 minutes to arrive in Brussels.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Berlin to Brussels train tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.




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:

  • Berlin to Brussels trains are 17% cheaper when booked a day ahead of time rather than purchasing them at the station.
  • It is 27% cheaper to book a Berlin to Brussels train ticket 1 week in advance as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Berlin to Brussels train costs are 41% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of departure.

Travel Tips

Trains from Berlin 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 Berlin to Brussels.
FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Brussels, Belgium if I'm coming from Berlin, Germany by train?

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

Is international entry into Brussels from Berlin restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • 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?

The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last checked on 11/25/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Berlin to Brussels closer to your date of departure here

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Berlin, Germany from Brussels, Belgium?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Brussels to Berlin is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from Belgium?

Reentry to 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?

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

Last checked on 11/27/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Berlin from Brussels here.

How much do cheap train tickets between Berlin and Brussels cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Berlin to Brussels trains for as little as $23 (€19)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train between Berlin and Brussels?
The train price from Berlin to Brussels is on average $29 (€24)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
How far is Berlin to Brussels by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Berlin and Brussels by train to be approximately 404 miles (651 km).
How long is a train from Berlin to Brussels on average?
On average the Berlin to Brussels train time is 6 h 49 min  covering the 404 miles (651 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Berlin to Brussels depart from? Which Brussels train station do I come into from Berlin?

There are a few train stations in Berlin to start your trip from including Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. In Brussels you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf   and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

Where is the train station in Berlin? Where is the train station in Brussels?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Berlin Hbf, located approximately 1.7 miles (2.8 km) from the city center of Berlin. The most popular arrival train station in Brussels, called Bruxelles-Midi, is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from its city center.

Which train providers can get me from Berlin to Brussels?
If you're looking for trains from Berlin to Brussels, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection to get you to Brussels. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Berlin to Brussels journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When is the earliest train from Berlin to Brussels? When is the last train from Berlin to Brussels?
The earliest train for this trip departs from Berlin at 4: 33 AM. The last train leaves from Berlin at 11: 21 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Berlin to Brussels and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets from Berlin to Brussels for the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Berlin to Brussels is on average $29 (€24) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between Berlin and Brussels available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Berlin
Brussels
Berlin Hbf is the most popular Berlin railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Berlin for your trip to Brussels.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+49 302971055
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 07: 00 - 22: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 00
Public transit options for Berlin Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U5
S-Bahn lines: S3, S5, S7, S9
Bus lines: 120, 123, 142, 147, 245, M41, M85, N20, N40, N5
Tram lines: M5, M6, M8, M10
Train lines: ICE, EC, IC, FEX, HBX, IRE, RB10, RB14, RB21, RB22, RE1, RE2, RE3, RE4, RE5, RE7