Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU) train

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Cheap train tickets from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU)

Showing times and prices for Jul 24

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
07:42AM2h05
Cologne Hbf
09:47AMBrussels National Airport
$621One-way
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn
09:42AM2h05
Cologne Hbf
11:47AMBrussels National Airport
$791One-way
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn
11:42AM2h05
Cologne Hbf
01:47PMBrussels National Airport
$861One-way
1 transfer
Eurostar
08:44AM2h40
Cologne Hbf
11:24AMBrussels National Airport
$1041One-way
1 transfer
Eurostar
12:42PM2h42
Cologne Hbf
03:24PMBrussels National Airport
$1241One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU)

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, July 24
Deutsche Bahn
07:42AM2h05
Cologne Hbf
09:47AMBrussels National Airport
1 transfer
Eurostar
08:44AM2h40
Cologne Hbf
11:24AMBrussels National Airport
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn
09:42AM2h05
Cologne Hbf
11:47AMBrussels National Airport
1 transfer
Deutsche Bahn
11:42AM2h05
Cologne Hbf
01:47PMBrussels National Airport
1 transfer
Eurostar
12:42PM2h42
Cologne Hbf
03:24PMBrussels National Airport
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU)

Showing times and prices for Jul 24

Fastest Journey

2 h 5 m

Average

2 h 19 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

173 km

It's difficult to get from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU) without transferring at least once.

Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
07:42AM2h05
Cologne Hbf
09:47AMBrussels National Airport
$621One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
11:42AM2h05
Cologne Hbf
01:47PMBrussels National Airport
$861One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
09:42AM2h05
Cologne Hbf
11:47AMBrussels National Airport
$791One-way
1 transfer
Eurostar
08:44AM2h40
Cologne Hbf
11:24AMBrussels National Airport
$1041One-way
1 transfer
Eurostar
12:42PM2h42
Cologne Hbf
03:24PMBrussels National Airport
$1241One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU)

distanceDistance107 miles (173 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 3 min
priceAverage train ticket price$85 (€74)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, Eurostar or National Express

Trains from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU) cover the 107 miles (173 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 3 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Eurostar or National Express. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $85 (€74), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $38 (€33).

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn, Eurostar and National Express from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU) trains

Travel between Cologne Hbf and Brussels Airport (BRU) from $38 (€33) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn, Eurostar and National Express! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance train company operating over 550 trains per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates train services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express trains have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most trains come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your train to Brussels Airport (BRU) from Cologne Hbf, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.

National Express from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU) train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 53 min
  • Cheapest Price: $86
  • National Express frequency: 10 a day

FAQs: Trains from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU)

FAQs: Travel by train from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU) 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 Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU).
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU) can start from as little as $38 (€33) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU) is $85 (€74); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU) train time is 2 h 3 min   covering the 107 mile (173 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU) leaves at 4: 44 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU) leaves at 5: 40 PM.
There are 10 trains a day from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU) which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn, Eurostar or National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Brussels Airport (BRU). Take the fast train with Eurostar from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU).
The high-speed Eurostar train from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU) takes around 2 h 30 min.
Take the Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU) train with Deutsche Bahn, Eurostar or National Express. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU) as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
A trip to Brussels Airport (BRU) from Cologne Hbf is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 3 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Cologne Hbf to Brussels Airport (BRU) is December.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel between Cologne Hbf and Brussels Airport (BRU) including taking a train or bus.

Trains departing from Cologne Hbf

Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
1.6 miles (2.5 km)
Ticket Office Hours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sat - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
How to get to this station?
How to get to this station?
U-Bahn lines: U5, U16, U18
S-Bahn lines: S6, S11, S12, S19
Bus lines: 172, 173
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, FLX, RE, RB
Nearest Airport
Nearest Airport
Cologne/Bonn Airport
9 miles (15 km)
How to get to nearest airport?
How to get to nearest airport?
Take the S19 train for 14 minutes to reach the airport from the station.
Amenities at station
Wifi
Wifi
Free Wi-Fi for 30 minutes only.
ATM
ATM
There are various ATMs around the station.
Taxi
Taxi
Lockers
Lockers
There are luggage lockers in the station.
Shopping
Shopping
Dining
Dining
Asiagourmet | Coffee Fellows | dean&david | Dunkin' Donuts | KFC | McDonald's | Pizza Hut | Nordsee | Starbucks | Schweinske | & more
Car Rentals
Car Rentals
Avis | Europcar | SIXT
Information Desk
Information Desk
One near the departure/arrival board and another near the escalators close to Platforms 4 and 5.
Accessibility
Accessibility
Wheelchair accessible & mobility assistance staff. Contact the Mobility Service Centre at +49 3065212888 or msz@deutschebahn. Com.

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