Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord train

Cheap train tickets from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord

Showing times and prices for Jul 04

Cheapest

42

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.

Cheapest
07:42AMCologne Hbf1h44 09:26AMBrussels-Nord
0 transfers
421One-way
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07:40PMCologne Hbf1h46 09:26PMBrussels-Nord
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501One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:42AMCologne Hbf1h44 11:26AMBrussels-Nord
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501One-way
08:43AMCologne Hbf2h06 10:49AMBrussels-Nord
1 transfer
581One-way
06:44AMCologne Hbf2h10 08:54AMBrussels-Nord
1 transfer
581One-way

Train schedule from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord

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06:44AMCologne Hbf2h10 08:54AMBrussels-Nord
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07:42AMCologne Hbf1h44 09:26AMBrussels-Nord
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08:43AMCologne Hbf2h06 10:49AMBrussels-Nord
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09:42AMCologne Hbf1h44 11:26AMBrussels-Nord
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11:43AMCologne Hbf1h43 01:26PMBrussels-Nord
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12:42PMCologne Hbf2h07 02:49PMBrussels-Nord
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01:42PMCologne Hbf1h44 03:26PMBrussels-Nord
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05:41PMCologne Hbf1h45 07:26PMBrussels-Nord
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07:40PMCologne Hbf1h46 09:26PMBrussels-Nord
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Fastest train times from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord

Showing times and prices for Jul 04

Fastest Journey

1 h 43 m

Average

1 h 52 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

182 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Cologne Hbf for Brussels-Nord every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
11:43AMCologne Hbf1h43 01:26PMBrussels-Nord
0 transfers
1021One-way
2nd Fastest
09:42AMCologne Hbf1h44 11:26AMBrussels-Nord
0 transfers
501One-way
2nd Fastest
01:42PMCologne Hbf1h44 03:26PMBrussels-Nord
0 transfers
1021One-way
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07:42AMCologne Hbf1h44 09:26AMBrussels-Nord
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421One-way
05:41PMCologne Hbf1h45 07:26PMBrussels-Nord
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581One-way

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Overview: Train from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord

distanceDistance113 miles (182 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price$42 (€38)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThalys or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord cover the 113 miles (182 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 44 min with our travel partners like Thalys or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $42 (€38), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $35 (€32). Travelers depart most frequently from Köln Hbf and arrive in Brussels-Nord.

Train providers: Thalys and Deutsche Bahn from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord trains

Find the best trains to Brussels-Nord from Cologne Hbf with Omio's travel partners Thalys and Deutsche Bahn from $35 (€32). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Thalys
Deutsche Bahn

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

It’s easy to book your Thalys train ticket to Brussels-Nord from Cologne Hbf online with Omio! Simply check the current Thalys train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap Thalys train tickets online. Prices for Thalys trains between Cologne Hbf and Brussels-Nord start at $64 (€58) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 113 miles (182 km). If you search for Thalys trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the Thalys tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by train between Cologne Hbf and Brussels-Nord. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord Thalys train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

  • Average Price: $64

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord train.

Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 44 min
  • Average Price: $35
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 7 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord

Travel by train to Brussels-Nord 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-Nord.
FAQs

Travel by train between Cologne Hbf, Germany and Brussels-Nord, Belgium is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Brussels-Nord from Cologne Hbf restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

The above information was last checked on 6/27/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Brussels-Nord from Cologne Hbf closer to your date of departure here

The restriction level for your return train to Cologne Hbf, Germany from Brussels-Nord is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Cologne Hbf from Brussels-Nord restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 7/1/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Cologne Hbf from Brussels-Nord closer to your date of departure here here.

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord to cost as little as $35 (€32)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord train to cost on average $42 (€38)  one way.
The Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord train distance is approximately 113 miles (182 km).
The train time to Brussels-Nord from Cologne Hbf is on average 1 h 44 min  for the 113 miles (182 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Cologne Hbf and Brussels-Nord by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Köln Hbf   and arrive in Brussels-Nord.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Köln Hbf, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Cologne Hbf.

The most popular arrival train station, Brussels-Nord, is located 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city center of Brussels-Nord.

Take the Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord train with Thalys or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route to Brussels-Nord from Cologne Hbf as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 7 direct trains per day from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord with Deutsche Bahn, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your train ticket.
The average number of trains departing Cologne Hbf for Brussels-Nord is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord train departs at 5: 42 AM   and the last train from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord leaves at 7: 42 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
You can find trains from Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord to cost on average $42 (€38) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Cologne Hbf to Brussels-Nord train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Trains departing from Cologne Hbf

Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
Distance from Cologne Hbf to city center
1 mile (1.6 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-Nord

Phone
Phone

Distance from Brussels-Nord to city center
Distance from Brussels-Nord to city center
1.4 miles (2.3 km)
Amenities at station

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