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Train Information to Brussels from Fribourg

distanceDistance306 miles (494 km)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Fribourg to Brussels cover the 306 miles (494 km) long trip with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Fribourg/Freiburg and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

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Deutsche Bahn Fribourg – Brussels

Travel between Fribourg and Brussels on Deutsche Bahn trains with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) makes German train travel easy! Find Deutsche Bahn train schedules and cheap tickets for the 306 miles (494 km) journey from Fribourg to Brussels with Omio. Choose from Super Saver, Saver and Flexible fares for your journey from Fribourg to Brussels if you’re looking for the best deals on affordable train tickets. Deutsche Bahn even offers discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use on Omio.

As the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day, DB offers a range of train types to suit you with the high-speed InterCity Express (ICE), the express national and international Intercity (IC) and Eurocity (EC) trains, and local Regional Express (RE) and Regional (RB) trains. These different types of trains differ in terms of the comfort and time required to travel. For example, while restrooms are standard services on each train, other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi access are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets from Fribourg to Brussels and when traveling by train:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Fribourg 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 Fribourg to Brussels.
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Fribourg and Brussels?

Travel between Fribourg, Switzerland and Brussels, Belgium by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Belgium from Switzerland?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Fribourg?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

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

When traveling in Belgium, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/24/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Brussels from Fribourg before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Switzerland from Brussels, Belgium?

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Fribourg, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland 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 10/23/21. 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 Fribourg from Brussels here.

How far is Brussels from Fribourg by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Fribourg and Brussels by train to be approximately 306 miles (494 km).
What train station in Fribourg goes to Brussels? What train station do I come into Brussels from Fribourg?

When taking a train from Fribourg, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Fribourg/Freiburg, Fribourg and Fribourg, Cite-Jardins. When you arrive in Brussels, your train can arrive in train stations including Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Fribourg/Freiburg   to Bruxelles-Midi.

Where is the Fribourg train station located? Where is the Brussels train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Fribourg/Freiburg, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Fribourg.

The most popular arrival train station, Bruxelles-Midi, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Brussels.

Which train companies can get me from Fribourg to Brussels?
If you're looking for trains from Fribourg to Brussels, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Brussels. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Fribourg to Brussels journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there to Brussels from Fribourg?
The average number of trains departing Fribourg for Brussels is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Fribourg to Brussels? When is the last train from Fribourg to Brussels?
The first Fribourg to Brussels train departs at 6: 34 AM   and the last train from Fribourg to Brussels leaves at 11: 16 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Fribourg to Brussels on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Fribourg/Freiburg is the most popular Fribourg 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 Fribourg for your trip to Brussels.