Brussels to Gelsenkirchen train

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Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Gelsenkirchen

Showing times and prices for Jul 21

Cheapest

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

Deutsche Bahn
06:25PM3h43
Brussels
10:08PMGelsenkirchen
$961One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
07:56PM7h23
Brussels
03:19AMGelsenkirchen
$981One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
06:25AM4h19
Brussels
10:44AMGelsenkirchen
$1181One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:25AM3h41
Brussels
12:06PMGelsenkirchen
$1231One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
04:25PM3h46
Brussels
08:11PMGelsenkirchen
$1231One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Brussels to Gelsenkirchen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, July 21
Deutsche Bahn with connection
07:56PM7h23
Brussels
03:19AMGelsenkirchen
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
06:25AM4h19
Brussels
10:44AMGelsenkirchen
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:25AM3h41
Brussels
12:06PMGelsenkirchen
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
04:25PM3h46
Brussels
08:11PMGelsenkirchen
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
06:25PM3h43
Brussels
10:08PMGelsenkirchen
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Brussels to Gelsenkirchen

Showing times and prices for Jul 21

Fastest Journey

3 h 41 m

Average

4 h 34 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

207 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Brussels for Gelsenkirchen every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
08:25AM3h41
Brussels
12:06PMGelsenkirchen
$1231One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
06:25PM3h43
Brussels
10:08PMGelsenkirchen
$961One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
04:25PM3h46
Brussels
08:11PMGelsenkirchen
$1231One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
06:25AM4h19
Brussels
10:44AMGelsenkirchen
$1181One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn with connection
07:56PM7h23
Brussels
03:19AMGelsenkirchen
$981One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Brussels to Gelsenkirchen

distanceDistance128 miles (206 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 19 min
priceAverage train ticket price$86 (€75)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or SNCF (3)

Trains from Brussels to Gelsenkirchen cover the 128 miles (206 km) long route taking on average 3 h 19 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or SNCF (3). Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $35 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $86 (€75). Travelers depart most frequently from Brussels-Midi and arrive in Gelsenkirchen Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and SNCF (3) from Brussels to Gelsenkirchen trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn and SNCF (3) train tickets between Brussels and Gelsenkirchen from $35 (€30) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient trip.

Explore the beauty and cultural wonders of France by train with SNCF, France's national train company. SNCF trains allow you to easily travel to all parts of France and countries such as Spain and Germany. The company offers a variety of fares, including cheap Prem tickets, standard tickets called Loisir and Pro tickets that offer greater flexibility. You can also apply SNCF discount cards like the Youth and Senior Card on Omio at the time of purchasing tickets.

The trains that are part of the SNCF network include its high-speed TGV trains, the classic Intercité and the regional TER trains. On the ultramodern TGV trains that serve the major long-distance routes and the Channel Tunnel, you will find amenities such as a bar and restaurant, air-conditioned train cars, free WiFi, and some other onboard services.

Prices for an SNCF train between Brussels and Gelsenkirchen start as low as $100 (€86) on Omio. Simply check current SNCF train times for the 128 miles (206 km) long trip, compare the best fares available, and buy your cheap Brussels to Gelsenkirchen train ticket on Omio quickly and easily.

Train information from Brussels to Gelsenkirchen with SNCF (3):

  • Average Duration: 3 h 18 min
  • Cheapest Price: $100
  • SNCF (3) frequency: 2 a day

FAQs: Trains from Brussels to Gelsenkirchen

FAQs: Travel by train from Brussels to Gelsenkirchen 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 Gelsenkirchen.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Gelsenkirchen can start from as little as $35 (€30) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Brussels to Gelsenkirchen is $86 (€75); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Brussels to Gelsenkirchen train time is 3 h 19 min   covering the 128 mile (206 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Brussels to Gelsenkirchen leaves at 6: 23 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Brussels to Gelsenkirchen leaves at 7: 56 PM.
There are 6 trains a day from Brussels to Gelsenkirchen which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn or SNCF (3). Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from Brussels to Gelsenkirchen you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn or SNCF (3). Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Brussels to Gelsenkirchen on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 56 PM.

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 Gelsenkirchen, you can end your route in train stations like Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen-Hassel station and Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen station.

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 Gelsenkirchen Hbf, located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Gelsenkirchen from Brussels is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 19 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Brussels to Gelsenkirchen is September.
You have options as you can travel between Brussels and Gelsenkirchen 2 different ways: train or bus.

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