Brussels to Amsterdam train

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Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for Jun 18

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Brussels to Amsterdam is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
SNCB
10:45AM2h50
Brussels-Midi
01:35PMAmsterdam Centraal
$721One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
SNCB
08:45AM2h50
Brussels-Midi
11:35AMAmsterdam Centraal
$721One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
SNCB
09:45AM2h50
Brussels-Midi
12:35PMAmsterdam Centraal
$721One-way
0 transfers
Eurostar
10:52AM2h01
Brussels-Midi
12:53PMAmsterdam Centraal
$1121One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Brussels to Amsterdam

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, June 18
SNCB
08:45AM2h50
Brussels-Midi
11:35AMAmsterdam Centraal
0 transfers
SNCB
09:45AM2h50
Brussels-Midi
12:35PMAmsterdam Centraal
0 transfers
SNCB
10:45AM2h50
Brussels-Midi
01:35PMAmsterdam Centraal
0 transfers
Eurostar
10:52AM2h01
Brussels-Midi
12:53PMAmsterdam Centraal
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Brussels to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for Jun 18

Fastest Journey

2 h 1 m

Average

2 h 37 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

173 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Brussels for Amsterdam every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Eurostar
10:52AM2h01
Brussels-Midi
12:53PMAmsterdam Centraal
$1121One-way
0 transfers
SNCB
10:45AM2h50
Brussels-Midi
01:35PMAmsterdam Centraal
$721One-way
0 transfers
SNCB
08:45AM2h50
Brussels-Midi
11:35AMAmsterdam Centraal
$721One-way
0 transfers
SNCB
09:45AM2h50
Brussels-Midi
12:35PMAmsterdam Centraal
$721One-way
0 transfers

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ReviewsReviews for the rail journey from Brussels to Amsterdam

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The journey would have been a great experience if the train hadn't been late. The facilities on the train were very good, as there was working wifi and I was able to charge my devices. The seat was also quite cosy and I had enough legroom. The service was also quite good. Unfortunately, this was all overshadowed by the train's unpunctuality. Overall, a good journey if the train is on time.
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The train journey from Brussels to Amsterdam was a fascinating journey with several positive aspects. The route offered interesting insights into the Belgian countryside and made it possible to enjoy the journey to the full. The variety of catering options on board was also impressive. Unfortunately, the cleanliness of the train could be improved in some places to ensure a hygienic environment.
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Unfortunately, there was no wifi or power sockets available. The seats were very comfortable and you had enough legroom. The toilets and seats were a bit dirty. The staff were very good. You didn't have to change trains and the journey wasn't long.
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The train journey was very nice. The train was equipped with good wifi, comfortable benches and a relaxed atmosphere. What's more, the sanitary facilities were well cleaned. To summarise, I can say that the journey was exquisite and highly recommended.
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I had some positive experiences on the journey. The train was on time to the minute. At the station, the staff were extremely open to problems or questions. Another thing I noticed was the hygiene of the sanitary facilities. I also rate the price-performance ratio with five stars. The only problem was that there was no fast network. Overall, I recommend the connection.
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The return journey from Brussels to Amsterdam was also a pleasant experience. The train was comfortable and modern, and the staff were friendly and courteous. The journey was also punctual and offered a beautiful view of the countryside. All in all, a reliable and recommendable journey.
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A very pleasant ride and great experience. The journey was very quick and very quiet so I was able to get some sleep. The staff were friendly and helpful. The train was on time and I didn't have to change trains. I also had a small table where I could eat. The price was fair and really reasonable. All in all, it was a very pleasant experience and I can only recommend it.

Overview: Train from Brussels to Amsterdam

distanceDistance107 miles (173 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 52 min
priceAverage train ticket price$65 (€57)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNS International | IC Brussel, Eurostar, PKP Intercity, European Sleeper, BSB, NS International | IC Direct or SNCB

Trains from Brussels to Amsterdam cover the 107 miles (173 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 52 min with our travel partners like NS International | IC Brussel, Eurostar, PKP Intercity, European Sleeper, BSB, NS International | IC Direct or SNCB. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $27 (€24), but the average price of train tickets is $65 (€57). Travelers depart most frequently from Brussels-Midi and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Train providers: NS International | IC Brussel, Thalys and PKP Intercity from Brussels to Amsterdam trains

NS International | IC Brussel, Thalys and PKP Intercity trains will get you from Brussels to Amsterdam from $86 (€75). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Thalys is a high-speed train company with trains to Amsterdam from Brussels based in France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany. It operates a fleet of modern, comfortable trains that travel at speeds of up to 300 km/h. Thalys offers a variety of ticket types, including Standard, Comfort and Premium, each with its own set of benefits. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power outlets, a bistro car and a selection of newspapers and magazines. The most popular routes for Thalys are Paris to Brussels, Amsterdam and Cologne.

Thalys from Brussels to Amsterdam train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 52 min
  • Cheapest Price: $134
  • Thalys frequency: 7 a day

Train tickets from Bruxelles to Amsterdam: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 39 €
1 month before 39 €0%
2 months earlier 38 €3%
3 months earlier 26 €50%


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The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • If you book a ticket Brussels - Amsterdam with 2 months in advance you save up to about 3% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 50%.
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FAQs: Trains from Brussels to Amsterdam

FAQs: Travel by train from Brussels to Amsterdam 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 Brussels to Amsterdam.
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Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Amsterdam can start from as little as $27 (€24) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Brussels to Amsterdam is $65 (€57); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Brussels to Amsterdam is 1 h 52 min   to travel the 107 mile (173 km) long journey, with around there are 16 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Brussels to Amsterdam leaves at 4: 52 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Brussels to Amsterdam leaves at 8: 52 PM.
Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day from Brussels to Amsterdam with Eurostar or SNCB. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Amsterdam. Take the fast train with Eurostar from Brussels to Amsterdam.
The high-speed Eurostar train from Brussels to Amsterdam takes 1 h 52 min   on average.
When taking a train from Brussels to Amsterdam, you can count on NS International | IC Brussel, Eurostar, PKP Intercity, European Sleeper, BSB, NS International | IC Direct or SNCB for the best way to get you to Amsterdam. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Amsterdam from Brussels and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Yes, you can take a night train from Brussels to Amsterdam with European Sleeper. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

When departing from Brussels, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Brussels-Midi, Brussels-Central and Brussels-North. When arriving in Amsterdam, you can end your journey in train stations like Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Zuid.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Brussels-Midi, which is located around 2 miles (3.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Amsterdam Centraal, located 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Amsterdam from Brussels is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 52 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Brussels to Amsterdam by train is June.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Brussels and Amsterdam including taking a train, bus or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Brussels and Amsterdam

Brussels
Amsterdam
Brussels-Midi is the most popular Brussels 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 Brussels for your trip to Amsterdam.
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+32 25282828
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 45 - 21: 30
Public transit options for Brussels-Midi
Metro lines: 2, 6
Tram lines: 3, 4
Bus lines: 116, 117, 118, 136, 141, 142, 170, 171, 365a, W
Train lines: TGV, ICE, IC, ICD, Eurostar, Thalys
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Phone Number
+32 25282828
ticketOfficeHours
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Mon - Sun: 06: 15 - 22: 00
Public transit options for Brussels-Central
Metro lines: 1, 5
Train lines: IC, Intercity Direct 9200, RER (S1, S2, S3, S6, S8, S10)
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