Brussels to Leeuwarden train

Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Leeuwarden

Showing times and prices for Jul 01

Cheapest

44

Average

64

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

Thalys
07:52AMBrussels3h51 11:43AMLeeuwarden
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441One-way
Thalys
10:52AMBrussels3h51 02:43PMLeeuwarden
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531One-way
Thalys
05:52PMBrussels3h59 09:51PMLeeuwarden
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951One-way

Train schedule from Brussels to Leeuwarden

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Thalys
07:52AMBrussels3h51 11:43AMLeeuwarden
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Thalys
10:52AMBrussels3h51 02:43PMLeeuwarden
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Thalys
05:52PMBrussels3h59 09:51PMLeeuwarden
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Fastest train times from Brussels to Leeuwarden

Showing times and prices for Jul 01

Fastest Journey

3 h 51 m

Average

3 h 53 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

280 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Brussels for Leeuwarden every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Thalys
07:52AMBrussels3h51 11:43AMLeeuwarden
0 transfers
441One-way
Thalys
10:52AMBrussels3h51 02:43PMLeeuwarden
0 transfers
531One-way
Thalys
05:52PMBrussels3h59 09:51PMLeeuwarden
0 transfers
951One-way

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Overview: Train from Brussels to Leeuwarden

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 51 min
priceAverage train ticket price$47 (€42)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEurostar, Thalys or SNCB | IC

Trains from Brussels to Leeuwarden cover the 173 miles (279 km) long journey taking on average 4 h 51 min with our travel partners like Eurostar, Thalys or SNCB | IC. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $38 (€34), but the average price of train tickets is $47 (€42). Travelers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Leeuwarden.

Train companies: Thalys and Eurostar from Brussels to Leeuwarden trains

You can travel by train between Brussels and Leeuwarden with Thalys and Eurostar for as low as $38 (€34). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

Thalys
Eurostar

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

Omio helps you find the perfect Brussels - Leeuwarden train with Thalys. Whether you are searching for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to Leeuwarden from Brussels, Omio shows you Thalys 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 Leeuwarden route. You can expect to travel around 173 miles (279 km) between Brussels and Leeuwarden on a train with Thalys. Once you are ready, buy your one-way Thalys tickets between Brussels and Leeuwarden starting as low as $42 (€38) 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!

Brussels to Leeuwarden train information with Thalys:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 37 min
  • Average Price: $42
  • Thalys frequency: 9 a day

Eurostar is the exclusive high-speed railway service connecting the United Kingdom with countries in continental Europe like France, Belgium and the Netherlands. Most Eurostar trains travel through the Channel Tunnel, also known as the Chunnel, between the UK and France. With a high-speed train service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), you will travel between Brussels and Leeuwarden in ultimate comfort coupled with modern, comfortable seats and large windows. When booking your Eurostar train between Brussels and Leeuwarden, you can choose between three ticket types: Standard, Standard Premier (with light refreshments served and spacious seats), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seating, lounge access, priority boarding and hot meal served).

Brussels to Leeuwarden train information with Eurostar:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 11 min
  • Eurostar frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Brussels to Leeuwarden

Travel by train to Leeuwarden 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 Leeuwarden.
FAQs

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

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

The information above was last checked on 6/27/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Brussels to Leeuwarden before traveling.

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

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: Recommended

Last checked on 6/27/22. 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 Leeuwarden here.

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Brussels to Leeuwarden to cost as little as $38 (€34)  in the next 7 days.
The train price between Brussels and Leeuwarden is on average $47 (€42)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
The train distance from Brussels to Leeuwarden is around 173 miles (279 km).
On average the Brussels to Leeuwarden train time is 4 h 51 min  covering the 173 miles (279 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

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 Leeuwarden, your train can arrive in train stations including Leeuwarden, Leeuwarden Camminghaburen and Leeuwarden Achter d Hoven.

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

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Bruxelles-Midi and need to travel around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Leeuwarden most often arrive at Leeuwarden and need to travel around 1 mile (1.6 km) from this train station to the city center.

If you're looking for trains from Brussels to Leeuwarden, you can rely on Eurostar, Thalys or SNCB | IC to get you to Leeuwarden. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Brussels to Leeuwarden journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Brussels for Leeuwarden is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Brussels to Leeuwarden at 6: 20 AM. The last train from Brussels to Leeuwarden that you can take departs at 5: 52 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Brussels to Leeuwarden schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you buy train tickets to Leeuwarden from Brussels within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $47 (€42) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Brussels to Leeuwarden a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Leeuwarden
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 Leeuwarden.
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Phone Number
+32 25282828
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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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