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The cheapest trains

from Brussels
to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Aug 22

Cheapest

$121

Average

$135

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main will cost around $ 135 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 121.

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10:25Brussels-Midi4h5515:20Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$1211One-way
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16:22Brussels-Midi4h5921:21Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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12:25Brussels-Midi5h0017:25Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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08:23Brussels-Midi4h5813:21Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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14:25Brussels-Midi4h5719:22Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$1211One-way

Train Times

Brussels to Frankfurt am Main

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06:25Brussels-Midi3h0609:31Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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06:25Brussels-Midi4h5611:21Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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08:23Brussels-Midi4h5813:21Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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08:23Brussels-Midi3h0811:31Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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10:25Brussels-Midi4h5515:20Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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10:25Brussels-Midi3h0613:31Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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12:25Brussels-Midi5h0017:25Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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12:25Brussels-Midi3h0615:31Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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14:25Brussels-Midi2h5717:22Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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14:25Brussels-Midi4h5719:22Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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16:22Brussels-Midi4h5921:21Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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16:22Brussels-Midi3h0319:25Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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18:25Brussels-Midi3h0621:31Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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18:25Brussels-Midi4h4723:12Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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Prices across different modes

Train
Bus
Flight
Wed
Aug 21
$81Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
Aug 22
$121Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$235csa
Fri
Aug 23
$81Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$216Lufthansa
Sat
Aug 24
$70Deutsche Bahn
$26Flixbus
$113Air Nostrum
Sun
Aug 25
$93Deutsche Bahn
$26Flixbus
$216Lufthansa
Mon
Aug 26
$81Deutsche Bahn
$26Flixbus
$216Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Aug 27
$52Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$212csa
Wed
Aug 28
$58Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$183Lufthansa
Thu
Aug 29
$58Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$183Cityjet
Fri
Aug 30
$52Deutsche Bahn
$26Flixbus
$183Lufthansa
Sat
Aug 31
$52Deutsche Bahn
$26Flixbus
$116Air Nostrum
Sun
Sep 1
$70Deutsche Bahn
$24Eurolines France
$176csa
Mon
Sep 2
$52Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$177KLM
Tue
Sep 3
$35Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$173KLM
Wed
Sep 4
$35Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$177KLM
Thu
Sep 5
$35Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$177KLM
Fri
Sep 6
$35Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$159KLM
Sat
Sep 7
$41Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$283KLM
Sun
Sep 8
$52Deutsche Bahn
$24Eurolines France
$260Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 9
$35Deutsche Bahn
$16Flixbus
$173KLM
Tue
Sep 10
$35Deutsche Bahn
$16Flixbus
$159KLM

The fastest trains

from Brussels
to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Aug 22

Fastest Journey

2h 57m

Average

4h

Trains per day

14

Distance

317 km

Of the 14 train that leave Brussels for Frankfurt am Main every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct train cover the 317 km distance in an average of 4h but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 2h 57m .

The slowest train will take 5h and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

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14:25Brussels-Midi2h5717:22Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$1491One-way
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16:22Brussels-Midi3h0319:25Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$1491One-way
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18:25Brussels-Midi3h0621:31Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$1491One-way
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06:25Brussels-Midi3h0609:31Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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10:25Brussels-Midi3h0613:31Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$1491One-way

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Journey Summary

Brussels to Frankfurt am Main Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
5 hours 56 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $49
Trains depart from:Brussels
Trains arrive in:Frankfurt am Main
Distance:317 km
TrainTrain Companies:Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Brussels to Frankfurt

Travelers can choose from up to 22 trains in Germany traveling from Brussels to Frankfurt every day. The route is operated by Deutsche Bahn and most ICE (Inter-City Express) trains complete the journey in just over 3 hours. Some trains require a transfer, usually in Cologne. The first train leaves Brussels just after 6:24 a.m. and the last service is at around 9:00 p.m. All Brussels to Frankfurt trains depart from either Bruxelles-Midi, Central, or Congres train station and arrive at Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof. Passengers should bear in mind that overnight trains and some weekend services may take slightly longer.

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Brussels to Frankfurt Train Cost

Average prices for trains from Brussels to Frankfurt when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€112

1 Day in Advance

€97

1 Week in Advance

€97

2 Weeks in Advance

€93

1 Month in Advance

€84

3 Months in Advance

€62


Brussels to Frankfurt Trains: General Information


Travelers can usually offset some of the cost of Brussels to Frankfurt train tickets by booking in advance.

  • autobus All Brussels to Frankfurt trains are run by Deutsche Bahn.
  • autobus Some trains between Brussels to Frankfurt are direct, or may require a transfer in Cologne. A few journeys require up to 3-4 transfers. All trains depart from either Bruxelles-Midi, Central, or Congres train station and arrive at Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof.
  • autobus The Brussels to Frankfurt train journey takes as little as 2 hours and 57 minutes to arrive in Frankfurt.
  • autobus Most travelers book their train tickets from Brussels to Frankfurt1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Brussels to Frankfurt trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 13% cheaper on average to book a Brussels to Frankfurt train a day ahead of time rather than purchasing a ticket at the station.
  • Brussels to Frankfurt train costs are 25% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of travel.

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Best fares for trains from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main

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Fri, Aug 23
Train
Deutsche Bahn
16:254h 47m21:12
BrusselsFrankfurt am Main
Sat, Aug 24
Train
Deutsche Bahn
04:254h 56m09:21
BrusselsFrankfurt am Main
Fastest Trains from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main
Tue, Sep 3
Train
Deutsche Bahn
04:253h 6m07:31
BrusselsFrankfurt am Main
Wed, Sep 4
Train
Deutsche Bahn
04:253h 6m07:31
BrusselsFrankfurt am Main
Thu, Sep 5
Train
Deutsche Bahn
04:253h 6m07:31
BrusselsFrankfurt am Main
Return Train Tickets for Frankfurt am Main to Brussels
Fri, Aug 23
Train
Deutsche Bahn
10:384h 57m15:35
Frankfurt am MainBrussels
Sat, Aug 24
Train
Deutsche Bahn
16:273h 8m19:35
Frankfurt am MainBrussels
Sun, Aug 25
Train
Deutsche Bahn
04:384h 57m09:35
Frankfurt am MainBrussels

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Brussels
Frankfurt am Main
TrainBruxelles-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.
Metro lines 1, 3, 4, 5
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.
TrainBruxelles-Midi

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TrainBruxelles-Nord

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