|Distance||84 miles (136 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 31 min|
|Average train ticket price||$46 (€38)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||SNCB | IC, Thalys or Eurostar|
Trains from Brussels to The Hague cover the 84 miles (136 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 31 min with our travel partners like SNCB | IC, Thalys or Eurostar. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $46 (€38), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $35 (€29). Travelers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Den Haag Centraal.
Buy your official Eurostar and Thalys train tickets between Brussels and The Hague from $35 (€29) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.
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 The Hague in ultimate comfort coupled with modern, comfortable seats and large windows. When booking your Eurostar train from Brussels to The Hague, 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).
When you buy your Eurostar train tickets between Brussels and The Hague don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:
Trains from Brussels to The Hague run regularly with 22 to 30 trains traveling this 84-mile route each day. Passengers can expect journey times between 1 hour 35 minutes and 2 hours 37 minutes, often including a connection.
Trains to The Hague depart from Brussels 1 to 2 times an hour. Up to 26 trains are offered on weekdays and up to 30 on weekends. The earliest departure is scheduled at around 5:45 a.m. and the last departs just before 9:00 p.m. on Monday to Thursday and just before 10:00 p.m. on Friday to Sunday.
Journey times range between 1 hour and 35 minutes and 2 hours and 37 minutes. The high-speed routes include a connection in Rotterdam of up to 34 minutes, while the slower trains are mostly direct.
Departure station: Trains from Brussels to The Hague leave from Brussels-Midi/Zuid, located in Saint-Gilles, south of the city center. The station is a 24-minute walk or a 5-minute trip on public transit from the center and is well connected to local bus, tram and subway lines. Facilities include ticket offices, luggage lockers, elevator access, special assistance services, kiosks and eateries, and premier lounges.
Arrival station: Trains from Brussels to The Hague arrive at 2 stations: Hollands Spoor (HS) and Moerwijk. Some weekday services by SNCB arrive only at HS, located a 16-minute walk or 12-minute public transit ride south of the city center. Moerwijk is further south and a 22-minute trip on public transit from the center. Both stations are well connected to local transit and provide elevator access, special assistance services, kiosks and eateries.
SNCB, Thalys and Eurostar operate trains on this route. SNCB is the slowest carrier, but is the cheapest with fewer transfers. Thalys and Eurostar operate high-speed trains, with Thalys offering the most frequent high-speed service.
SNCB offers the cheapest and most frequent direct trains from Brussels to The Hague, however journeys are slower than other providers. Journeys range between 2 hours and 21 minutes and 2 hours and 37 minutes. Weekday services arrive only at The Hague HS station, but weekend services stop at The Hague Moerwijk as well.
Thalys offers the fastest option from Brussels to The Hague, with a journey time of 1 hour and 35 minutes. All Thalys services include one connection in Rotterdam with a 4 to 19 minute connection.
Eurostar provides the fewest services with 1 to 3 trains per day. These range between 1 hour and 39 minutes and 1 hour and 50 minutes, all including one transfer of 10 to 34 minutes in Rotterdam.
Thalys provides free WiFi and power outlets to all passengers and offers first-class and premier-class seating. SNCB offers first-class, while Eurostar offers only standard seats. You can purchase food and beverages on board all trains. All providers have a two baggage item plus hand luggage limit, however Eurostar offers further baggage options such as oversized items and bicycles. You can reserve travel assistance and wheelchair places for a reduced fare on all trains. Pets are welcome on Thalys and SNCB trains.
Flexibility with travel dates, times, and trip lengths will help you find the best deals and opting for a longer journey, such as with SNCB, will likely be cheaper. Booking early means you'll have more low fares to choose from.
Travel by train between Brussels, Belgium and The Hague, Netherlands is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 12/1/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Brussels to The Hague closer to your date of departure here
Return travel from Netherlands to Belgium is: Partially open.
Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 12/1/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Brussels from The Hague.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arriving in Den Haag Centraal.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Bruxelles-Midi, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city center of Brussels. The most popular arrival train station in The Hague, called Den Haag Centraal, is located around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from its city center.
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