COMPARE Prices across different modes

Fri
Sep 17
Find prices
$12BlaBlaCar Bus
Find prices
Sat
Sep 18
$45SNCB | IC
$12Flixbus
$621KLM
Sun
Sep 19
$45SNCB | IC
$14Flixbus
$621KLM
Mon
Sep 20
$62SNCB | IC
$12Flixbus
$519KLM
Tue
Sep 21
$55Thalys
$12Flixbus
$444KLM
Wed
Sep 22
$55Thalys
$12Flixbus
$386KLM
Thu
Sep 23
$55Thalys
$12Flixbus
$386KLM
Fri
Sep 24
$42SNCB | IC
$12Flixbus
$336KLM
Sat
Sep 25
$42SNCB | IC
$12Flixbus
$336KLM
Sun
Sep 26
$42SNCB | IC
$12Flixbus
$295KLM
Mon
Sep 27
$32SNCB | IC
$12Flixbus
$295KLM
Tue
Sep 28
$32SNCB | IC
$12Flixbus
$295KLM
Wed
Sep 29
$32SNCB | IC
$12Flixbus
$295KLM
Thu
Sep 30
$32SNCB | IC
$12Flixbus
$263KLM
Fri
Oct 1
$37Thalys
$12Flixbus
$263KLM
Sat
Oct 2
$42SNCB | IC
$12Flixbus
$263KLM
Sun
Oct 3
$37Thalys
$12Flixbus
$263KLM
Mon
Oct 4
$32SNCB | IC
$12Flixbus
$233KLM
Tue
Oct 5
$32SNCB | IC
$12Flixbus
$233KLM
Wed
Oct 6
$32SNCB | IC
$31BlaBlaCar Bus
$233KLM
Thu
Oct 7
$32SNCB | IC
$12Flixbus
$233KLM

These companies trust us. We sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn
Renfe
Italo
Frecciarossa
Accommodation

Need a place to stay?

view on map
Top pick hotels
Entire homes & apartments

Find the best accommodation for you, with our partner Booking.com

View all

Train Information between Brussels and Amsterdam

distanceDistance107 miles (173 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 52 min
priceAverage train ticket price$52 (€41)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCB | IC, Thalys or Eurostar

Trains from Brussels to Amsterdam cover the 107 miles (173 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 52 min with our travel partners like SNCB | IC, Thalys or Eurostar. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $52 (€41), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $44 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Thalys
Eurostar

Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train from Brussels to Amsterdam with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

Omio helps you find the perfect Brussels - Amsterdam train with Thalys. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train between Brussels and Amsterdam, Omio shows you Thalys’s current train schedules, tickets, prices and other travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard) to help you find the best train ticket for your upcoming Brussels to Amsterdam route. You can expect to travel around 107 miles (173 km) from Brussels to Amsterdam on a train with Thalys. Once you are ready, buy your one-way Thalys tickets from Brussels to Amsterdam starting as low as $44 (€35) if you book in advance. If you use the Omio app to book your ticket, you can check straight away to see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train instead of purchasing tickets at the train station in person. So, book your tickets with ease and comfort online and enjoy a smooth journey with Thalys!

    These are Thalys' ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Brussels to Amsterdam:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • If a ticket is nonrefundable, a Thalys e-voucher can still be issued for a 15€ fee to passengers requesting a refund up to 30 days after the departure date.

    Trains from Brussels to Amsterdam

    Trains in Europe are an efficient way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes in SNCB, run from very early in the morning until late in the evening, with an average of one departure every hour. There are also indirect services available, with one change required at Rotterdam and Antwerp. Direct high-speed Brussels to Amsterdam trains operated by Thalys are also available and take under 2 hours to arrive at Amsterdam Centraal station.

    Train tickets from Brussels 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%


    Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Brussels - Amsterdam. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

    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%.
    • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Brussels to Amsterdam
    Travel by train 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.
    FAQs
    Is cross-border travel by train between Brussels, Belgium and Amsterdam, Netherlands allowed?

    Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Amsterdam, Netherlands by train is: Fully open.

    Can I enter Netherlands from Belgium?

    International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Brussels?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
    • Health declaration required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

    All travelers in Netherlands must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

    The information above was last checked on 9/14/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Amsterdam from Brussels as this information can change.

    What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Belgium from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

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

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

    Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

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

    What are the 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: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
    • Face mask: Mandatory

    Last checked on 9/14/21. 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 Brussels from Amsterdam here.

    What is the price of the cheapest train from Brussels to Amsterdam?
    Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Brussels and Amsterdam for as low as $44 (€35)  for the next 7 days.
    How much is a train ticket from Brussels to Amsterdam?
    If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Brussels to Amsterdam train to cost on average $52 (€41)  one way.
    How far is it from Brussels to Amsterdam by train?
    The distance to Amsterdam from Brussels by train is approximately 107 miles (173 km).
    How many hours is the train time from Brussels to Amsterdam?
    On average the Brussels to Amsterdam train travel time is 1 h 52 min  for the 107 miles (173 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    When traveling by train from Brussels to Amsterdam, which train station in Brussels do I depart from and which train station in Amsterdam do I arrive in?

    Some of the Brussels train stations to Amsterdam you can start your journey from include Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Amsterdam include Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi   and arriving in Amsterdam Centraal.

    Where do I find the Brussels train station to Amsterdam? Where is the Amsterdam train station?

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Bruxelles-Midi, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Brussels.

    The most popular arrival train station, Amsterdam Centraal, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Amsterdam.

    What train companies offer a service between Brussels and Amsterdam?
    If you're looking for trains from Brussels to Amsterdam, you can rely on SNCB | IC, Thalys or Eurostar to get you to Amsterdam. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Brussels to Amsterdam trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Can I book a direct train from Brussels to Amsterdam?
    Yes, there are 12 direct trains per day from Brussels to Amsterdam, and you can find a direct train for this journey with SNCB | IC  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    How many train services are there from Brussels to Amsterdam a day?
    On average, there are 12 trains a day from Brussels to Amsterdam. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    When can I take the first train from Brussels to Amsterdam? When can I take the last train for the day?
    You can take the earliest train from Brussels to Amsterdam at 4: 52 AM   or take the last train from Brussels to Amsterdam leaving at 11: 52 AM. Look for the latest Brussels to Amsterdam train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
    How early should I book Brussels to Amsterdam train tickets to get the best deals?
    The price of a one way train ticket from Brussels to Amsterdam is on average $52 (€41) if you book 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 providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets between Brussels and Amsterdam available a few months in advance.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Brussels
    Amsterdam
    Bruxelles-Central
    Amenities
    Refreshments
    WC

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1, 3, 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines S1, S2, S5, S7, S9
    How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
    This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
    Bruxelles-Midi
    Amenities
    Bruxelles-Nord
    Amenities
    Refreshments