Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi train

Cheap train tickets from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi

Showing times and prices for Nov 30

Cheapest

42

Average

51

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

Cheapest
07:30AMCologne Hbf2h05 09:35AMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
421One-way
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03:30PMCologne Hbf2h05 05:35PMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
521One-way
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09:30AMCologne Hbf2h05 11:35AMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
521One-way
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01:30PMCologne Hbf2h05 03:35PMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
521One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:30AMCologne Hbf2h05 01:35PMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
521One-way

Train schedule from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, November 30
07:30AMCologne Hbf2h05 09:35AMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
09:30AMCologne Hbf2h05 11:35AMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
11:30AMCologne Hbf2h05 01:35PMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
01:30PMCologne Hbf2h05 03:35PMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
03:30PMCologne Hbf2h05 05:35PMBrussels-Midi
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05:50PMCologne Hbf2h15 08:05PMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
07:30PMCologne Hbf2h05 09:35PMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi

Showing times and prices for Nov 30

Fastest Journey

2 h 5 m

Average

2 h 6 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

184 km

It's difficult to get from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi without transferring at least once.

Fastest
03:30PMCologne Hbf2h05 05:35PMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
521One-way
Fastest
09:30AMCologne Hbf2h05 11:35AMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
521One-way
Fastest
07:30AMCologne Hbf2h05 09:35AMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
421One-way
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01:30PMCologne Hbf2h05 03:35PMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
521One-way
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11:30AMCologne Hbf2h05 01:35PMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
521One-way

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Overview: Train from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi

distanceDistance114 miles (184 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 53 min
priceAverage train ticket price$47 (€42)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, Thalys or SNCB | Euronight

Trains from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi cover the 114 miles (184 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 53 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Thalys or SNCB | Euronight. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $39 (€36), but the average price of train tickets is $47 (€42). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

Train companies: Thalys and Deutsche Bahn from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi trains

Travel between Cologne Hbf and Brussels-Midi from $39 (€36) with Omio’s train partners Thalys and Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Thalys
Deutsche Bahn

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

Are you making plans to travel between Cologne Hbf and Brussels-Midi? Why not take a train with Thalys? Omio can show you current Thalys train times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi trains all in one place. On the Thalys train, you can expect to travel 114 miles (184 km) from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi, you can quickly see if the Thalys ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way Thalys train between Cologne Hbf and Brussels-Midi, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

    Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Cologne Hbf and Brussels-Midi. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

    Deutsche Bahn from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi train information:

    • Average Duration: 2 h 15 min
    • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 6 a day

    Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to Brussels-Midi 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-Midi.
    FAQs

    Travel between Cologne Hbf, Germany and Brussels-Midi, Belgium by train is: Unrestricted.

    Can I enter Belgium from Germany?

    International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Cologne Hbf?

    Conditions of entry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Brussels-Midi, Belgium?

    All travelers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

    The information above was last checked on 11/17/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Cologne Hbf and Brussels-Midi as this information can change.

    Return travel from Belgium to Germany is: Unrestricted.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Cologne Hbf from Brussels-Midi?

    Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Brussels-Midi?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Cologne Hbf, Germany?

    The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

    Last checked on 11/6/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Cologne Hbf from Brussels-Midi.

    Train tickets to Brussels-Midi from Cologne Hbf for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $39 (€36)  one way in the next 7 days.
    The Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi train ticket price is on average $47 (€42)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
    You should expect to travel around 114 miles (184 km)  to Brussels-Midi from Cologne Hbf by train.
    The train time from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi is on average 1 h 53 min  for the 114 miles (184 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Brussels-Midi from Cologne Hbf by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

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

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Köln Hbf, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Bruxelles-Midi, located 2 miles (3.2 km) away from the city center.

    If you're looking for trains from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn, Thalys or SNCB | Euronight to get you to Brussels-Midi. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    On average, there are 6 trains a day from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    You can take the earliest train from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi at 2: 43 PM   or take the last train from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi leaving at 2: 43 PM. Look for the latest Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
    If you buy the Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Midi train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $47 (€42). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Cologne Hbf and Brussels-Midi. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

    Trains departing from Cologne Hbf

    Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
    Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
    1.1 miles (1.7 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.
    Lockers
    Lockers
    There are luggage lockers in the station.
    Parking
    Parking
    Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 410 (including handicapped parking spaces) Parking Pricing: €1. 80 per hour | €18. 00 per day
    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 [email protected] Com.

    Trains arriving to Brussels-Midi

    Distance from Brussels-Midi to city center
    Distance from Brussels-Midi to city center
    3.2 km
    Ticket Office Hours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 05: 45 - 21: 30
    How to get to this station?
    How to get to this station?
    Metro lines: 2, 6
    Tram lines: 3, 4
    Bus lines: 116, 117, 118, 136, 141, 142, 170, 171, 365a, W
    Train lines: TGV, ICE, IC, ICD, Eurostar, Thalys
    Nearest Airport
    Nearest Airport
    Brussels Airport
    11 miles (17 km)
    How to get to nearest airport?
    How to get to nearest airport?
    The airport can be reached by public transit from the station in about 25 minutes via the SNCB InterCity 3710 train.
    Amenities at station
    Wifi
    Wifi
    Wi-Fi is available for a fee.
    ATM
    ATM
    Located on the main concourse by Platforms 1 and 2.
    Lockers
    Lockers
    Baggage storage facility is located across from the Thalys business lounge.
    Parking
    Parking
    Opening Hours: 24/7 Parking space: 1715 (including handicapped parking spaces) Parking Pricing: €4. 00 for 40 minutes (Level -1) | €4. 00 for 40 minutes (Level -2, -3, -4) | €45. 00 for 24 hours (Level -1) | €39. 00 for 24 hours (Level -2, -3, -4)
    Dining
    Dining
    Pullman Hotel Bar | Quick Gare du Midi | Subway | EXKi Zuid | Starbucks | Häagen-Dazs | Sbarro | The Coffee Club | The Belgian Chocolate House | PAUL | & many more
    Car Rentals
    Car Rentals
    Hertz | Europcar | SIXT | Virtuo | Avis | Budget | Thrifty
    Information Desk
    Information Desk
    Located in the main concourse and next to the international platforms.
    Accessibility
    Accessibility
    Station has a wide range of facilities for passengers with reduced mobility: elevators and escalators to all platforms, wheelchair lifts and mobile ramps, disabled toilet and parking spaces. Additional assistance can be contacted via the SNCB Mobility Call Center.

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