Dortmund to Brussels train

Cheap train tickets from Dortmund to Brussels

Showing times and prices for May 26

Cheapest

68

Average

94

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
05:50PMDortmund Hbf3h45 09:35PMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
681One-way
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04:57AMDortmund Hbf4h03 09:00AMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
731One-way
04:57AMDortmund Hbf3h39 08:36AMBrussels-Midi
0 transfers
821One-way
05:58AMDortmund Hbf3h37 09:35AMBrussels-Midi
2 transfers
881One-way
05:49AMDortmund Hbf3h46 09:35AMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
881One-way

Train schedule from Dortmund to Brussels

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, May 26
04:57AMDortmund Hbf3h39 08:36AMBrussels-Midi
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04:57AMDortmund Hbf4h03 09:00AMBrussels-Midi
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05:49AMDortmund Hbf3h46 09:35AMBrussels-Midi
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05:58AMDortmund Hbf3h37 09:35AMBrussels-Midi
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07:51AMDortmund Hbf3h44 11:35AMBrussels-Midi
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01:46PMDortmund Hbf3h49 05:35PMBrussels-Midi
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01:49PMDortmund Hbf3h46 05:35PMBrussels-Midi
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03:46PMDortmund Hbf3h49 07:35PMBrussels-Midi
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03:49PMDortmund Hbf3h46 07:35PMBrussels-Midi
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05:50PMDortmund Hbf3h45 09:35PMBrussels-Midi
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Fastest train times from Dortmund to Brussels

Showing times and prices for May 26

Fastest Journey

3 h 37 m

Average

3 h 46 m

Trains per day

10

Distance

229 km

Of the 10 trains that leave Dortmund for Brussels every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
05:58AMDortmund Hbf3h37 09:35AMBrussels-Midi
2 transfers
881One-way
2nd Fastest
04:57AMDortmund Hbf3h39 08:36AMBrussels-Midi
0 transfers
821One-way
07:51AMDortmund Hbf3h44 11:35AMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
1221One-way
05:50PMDortmund Hbf3h45 09:35PMBrussels-Midi
1 transfer
681One-way
03:49PMDortmund Hbf3h46 07:35PMBrussels-Midi
2 transfers
1081One-way

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Overview: Train from Dortmund to Brussels

distanceDistance142 miles (229 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price$65 (€57)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection, Thalys or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Dortmund to Brussels cover the 142 miles (229 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 44 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, Thalys or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $65 (€57), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $41 (€36). Travelers depart most frequently from Dortmund Hbf and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

Train companies: Thalys and Deutsche Bahn from Dortmund to Brussels trains

Find the best trains from Dortmund to Brussels with Omio's travel partners Thalys and Deutsche Bahn from $41 (€36). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

Deutsche Bahn
Thalys

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 Dortmund to Brussels train.

Train information from Dortmund to Brussels with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 41 min
  • Average Price: $41
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 7 a day

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

Are you making plans to travel between Dortmund and Brussels? 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 Dortmund to Brussels trains all in one place. On the Thalys train, you can expect to travel 142 miles (229 km) between Dortmund and Brussels. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Brussels from Dortmund, 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 Dortmund and Brussels, 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!

Train information from Dortmund to Brussels with Thalys:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 33 min
  • Thalys frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Dortmund to Brussels

Travel by train to Brussels 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 Dortmund to Brussels.
FAQs

Travel by train between Dortmund, Germany and Brussels, Belgium is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Brussels from Dortmund restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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

The above information was last checked on 5/23/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Brussels from Dortmund closer to your date of departure here

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

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

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

What are the requirements?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Dortmund, Germany?

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

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

Last checked on 5/24/22. 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 Dortmund from Brussels here.

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Dortmund to Brussels trains for as little as $41 (€36)  in the next 7 days.
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Dortmund to Brussels train to cost on average $65 (€57)  one way.
The Dortmund to Brussels train distance is approximately 142 miles (229 km).
The train time between Dortmund and Brussels is on average 3 h 44 min  for the 142 miles (229 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Dortmund and Brussels by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Dortmund, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Dortmund Hbf, Dortmund-Germania and Dortmund-Hörde. When arriving in Brussels, you can end your trip in train stations like Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord.

Omio customers book a train from Dortmund Hbf   to Bruxelles-Midi   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Dortmund Hbf, which is located around 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Bruxelles-Midi, located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city center.

For the best Dortmund to Brussels train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn with connection, Thalys or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Dortmund to Brussels to compare what amenities they may offer.
The average number of trains departing Dortmund for Brussels is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Dortmund to Brussels at 4: 50 AM. The last train from Dortmund to Brussels that you can take departs at 6: 46 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Dortmund to Brussels schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
The price of a one way train ticket from Dortmund to Brussels is on average $65 (€57) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Dortmund to Brussels available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Dortmund
Brussels
Dortmund Hbf is the most popular Dortmund 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 Dortmund for your trip to Brussels.

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