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Overview: Train from Essen to Brussels

distanceDistance42 miles (68 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 25 min
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCB | IC or SNCB

Trains from Essen to Brussels cover the 42 miles (68 km) long route taking on average 1 h 25 min with our travel partners like SNCB | IC or SNCB. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Essen and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

Train providers: SNCB from Essen to Brussels trains

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SNCB

SNCB is Belgium's main train company and offers First class or Second class tickets for your train from Essen to Brussels.

Looking to travel by train to Brussels from Essen? Omio can help you find that perfect trip with SNCB. Check Omio to see current SNCB train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Essen to Brussels train and book SNCB tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train from Essen to Brussels, you can expect to travel 42 miles (68 km) one-way with SNCB. If you search for trains to Brussels from Essen in the Omio app, you can check if the SNCB ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with SNCB, we do the work for you to get you safely to Brussels from Essen. Book that perfect Essen to Brussels train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with SNCB!

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    FAQs

    How many miles is it from Essen to Brussels by train?

    The distance from Essen to Brussels by train is approximately 42 miles (68 km).

    How long is a train from Essen to Brussels on average?

    While the time it takes to travel 42 miles (68 km) to Brussels from Essen can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Essen to Brussels train journey time is on average 1 h 25 min.

    What station does the train from Essen to Brussels depart from? Which Brussels train station do I come into from Essen?

    Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Essen   and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

    Where is the train station in Essen to go to Brussels? Where is the train station in Brussels located?

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Essen and travel around 0.1 miles (184 m) from the city center to this train station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Bruxelles-Midi and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the train station to the city center in Brussels.

    Which train companies should I travel with from Essen to Brussels?

    When taking a train from Essen to Brussels, you can count on SNCB | IC or SNCB for the best way to get you to Brussels. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Essen and Brussels and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

    How many train services per day are there from Essen to Brussels?

    On average, there are 2 trains a day from Essen to Brussels. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

    What time is the earliest train from Essen to Brussels? What time is the last train from Essen to Brussels?

    You can take the earliest train from Essen to Brussels at 8: 05 AM   or take the last train from Essen to Brussels leaving at 8: 30 AM. Look for the latest Essen to Brussels train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Essen
    Brussels
    The major railway station for departures from Essen is Essen. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Essen for your journey between Essen and Brussels.

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