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Cheap train tickets and times from Zurich to Brussels

Showing times and prices for May 26

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

7 h 36 m

Average

9 h 17 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

493 km

Cheap train tickets from Zurich to start from $69 with an average ticket price of $141.

The fastest train from Zurich to takes 7h 36m in comparison to an average duration of 9h 17m and covers a distance of 493 km.

7 trains that leave Zurich for every day with 7 travelling directly.

Deutsche Bahn
02:59PM7h36
Zurich
10:35PMBrussels
$691One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
10:59AM7h36
Zurich
06:35PMBrussels
$691One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
08:59PM11h36
Zurich
08:35AMBrussels
$1391One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
03:59PM14h28
Zurich
06:27AMBrussels
$1921One-way
0 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
12:59PM7h36
Zurich
08:35PMBrussels
$2361One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Brussels

distanceDistance306 miles (493 km)
durationAverage train duration7 h 36 min
priceAverage train ticket price$222 (€192)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or TGV INOUI

Trains from Zurich to Brussels cover the 306 miles (493 km) long trip taking on average 7 h 36 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or TGV INOUI. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $104 (€90), but the average price of train tickets is $222 (€192). Travelers depart most frequently from Zürich Hbf and arrive in Brussels-Midi.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and TGV INOUI from Zurich to Brussels trains

Travel from Zurich to Brussels from $58 (€50) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn and TGV INOUI! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

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 Zurich to Brussels train.

Train information from Zurich to Brussels with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 7 h 27 min
  • Cheapest Price: $58

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Zurich to Brussels

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Zurich to Brussels with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Train tickets from Zürich to Brussels: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 71 €
2 weeks earlier 55 €29.%
3 weeks earlier 50 €42%
1 month before 49 €45%
2 months earlier 52 €37%
3 months earlier 46 €54%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Zürich - Brussels. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Zürich - Brussels 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 42% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Zürich - Brussels with 2 months in advance you save up to about 37% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 54%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

FAQs: Trains from Zurich to Brussels

FAQs: Travel by train from Zurich 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 Zurich to Brussels.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Brussels can start from as little as $104 (€90) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Zurich to Brussels is $222 (€192); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Zurich to Brussels train travel time is 7 h 36 min   for the 306 mile (493 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Zurich to Brussels leaves at 5: 59 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Zurich to Brussels leaves at 9: 36 PM.
There is 1 train a day from Zurich to Brussels which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn or TGV INOUI. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Brussels. Take the fast train with TGV INOUI from Zurich to Brussels.
Take the Zurich to Brussels train with Deutsche Bahn or TGV INOUI. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Zurich and Brussels as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 9: 36 PM.

When departing from Zurich, you have various train station options to start your route from including Zürich Hbf, Zurich Airport and Zürich Stadelhofen. When arriving in Brussels, you can end your journey in train stations like Brussels-Midi, Brussels-Central and Brussels-North.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Zürich Hbf, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Brussels-Midi, located 2 miles (3.2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Zurich to Brussels is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Zurich and Brussels including taking a train, bus or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Zurich and Brussels

Zurich
Brussels
Zürich Hbf is the most popular Zurich 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 Zurich for your trip to Brussels.
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