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Overview: Train from Brussels to Chiasso

distanceDistance407 miles (656 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day

Trains from Brussels to Chiasso cover the 407 miles (656 km) long journey taking on average 12 h 17 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Chiasso.

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What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train from Brussels to Chiasso?

Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Chiasso, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Switzerland from Belgium?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Brussels?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Chiasso, Switzerland?

When traveling in Switzerland, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/13/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Brussels to Chiasso before traveling.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Chiasso, Switzerland to Brussels, Belgium?

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

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 1/16/22. 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 Chiasso here.

What is the distance to Chiasso from Brussels by train?

The train distance from Brussels to Chiasso is around 407 miles (656 km).

How long is the train ride between Brussels and Chiasso?

On average the Brussels to Chiasso train time is 12 h 17 min  covering the 407 miles (656 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When traveling by train from Brussels to Chiasso, which train station in Brussels do I depart from and which train station in Chiasso do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Brussels, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. When you arrive in Chiasso, your train can arrive in train stations including Chiasso, Chiasso, Via Favre and Chiasso.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Bruxelles-Midi   to Chiasso.

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

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Bruxelles-Midi and need to travel around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Chiasso most often arrive at Chiasso and need to travel around 0.2 miles (275 m) from this train station to the city center.

How many trains are there between Brussels and Chiasso a day?

On average, there are 3 trains a day from Brussels to Chiasso. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bruxelles-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 Chiasso.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+32 25282828
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 15 - 22: 00
Public transit options for Bruxelles-Central
Metro lines: 1, 5
Train lines: IC, Intercity Direct 9200, RER (S1, S2, S3, S6, S8, S10)

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