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from Bern to Brussels

You can get from Bern to Brussels by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Bern to Brussels on Oct 25 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

12:04PMBern, Bhf7h31 07:35PMBrussels-Midi
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$991One-way
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12:04PMBern, Bhf7h31 07:35PMBrussels-Midi
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$991One-way
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02:04PMBern, Bhf7h31 09:35PMBrussels-Midi
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10:04AMBern, Bhf7h31 05:35PMBrussels-Midi
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11:04AMBern, Bhf8h31 07:35PMBrussels-Midi
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Sun
Oct 24
$86Deutsche Bahn
$47Flixbus
$251Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Oct 25
$99Deutsche Bahn
$81Flixbus
$202Brussels Airlines
Tue
Oct 26
$47Deutsche Bahn
$87Flixbus
$191Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
Oct 27
$49Deutsche Bahn
$74Flixbus
$251Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
Oct 28
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$62Flixbus
$121KLM
Fri
Oct 29
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$62Flixbus
$160Brussels Airlines
Sat
Oct 30
$49Deutsche Bahn
$53Flixbus
$160Lufthansa Cityline

Travel Information to Brussels from Bern

distanceDistance303 miles (489 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$47 - $320
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $47 (€38) • 9 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $320 (€261) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesKLM, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 303 miles (489 km) by flight, bus or train between Bern and Brussels. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $47 (€38). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are KLM, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Bern to Brussels.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Brussels, Belgium from Bern, Switzerland currently allowed?

International travel from Bern, Switzerland to Brussels, Belgium is: Partially open.

Can I enter Belgium if coming from Switzerland?

Entry into Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Brussels if traveling from Bern?

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 measures do I need to follow in Brussels, Belgium due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Belgium must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/20/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Bern and Brussels.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Bern, Switzerland from Brussels, Belgium?

Return travel to Bern, Switzerland from Belgium is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Switzerland from Belgium?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Switzerland from Belgium?

Requirements for reentering Switzerland:

  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Switzerland?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Switzerland to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Bern, Switzerland was last verified on 10/23/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Bern from Brussels.

How do I travel from Bern to Brussels?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Bern to Brussels. You can take a flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Bern to Brussels?

The cheapest way to get from Bern to Brussels is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $47 (€38) compared to other travel options to Brussels:

Taking a bus is about $273 (€223) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $320 (€261) for this trip.

A bus is $15 (€12) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Bern to Brussels costing on average $61 (€50).

What is the quickest way to get from Bern to Brussels?

The fastest way from Bern to Brussels is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Brussels that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 9 h 5 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 7 h 31 min   of travel time.

How far is Brussels from Bern?

The Bern to Brussels distance is around 303 miles (489 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Bern to Brussels?

The average frequency per day from Bern to Brussels is:

  • Around 4 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Brussels from Bern as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Bern and Brussels, what are the departure and arrival points in Bern and Brussels?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Bern to Brussels:

  • Buses most often depart from Bern at Bern, Schutzenmatte Hbf and arrive in Brussels at Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).
  • Trains mostly leave from Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation and tend to arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.
Which travel companies can take me from Bern to Brussels?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bern to Brussels, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with KLM to go to Brussels by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find KLM Bern to Brussels tickets on Omio for $320 (€261).
  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Brussels. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Bern to Brussels tickets on Omio for $47 (€38).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Brussels by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Bern to Brussels for $61 (€50) on Omio.
Can I travel directly to Brussels from Bern?

Yes, there are direct services available from Bern to Brussels with the following travel companies:

  • You can find around 4 direct trains per day and travel with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Brussels as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Bern and Brussels.

Where should I go next after I travel between Bern and Brussels?
Your trip from Bern to Brussels doesn't have to end in Brussels. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or London. If you’d like to add Paris, Amsterdam or London to your Bern to Brussels tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Brussels today!
How early should I purchase tickets to Brussels from Bern online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Bern to Brussels, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets cost $320 (€261) one way on average.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $47 (€38) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $61 (€50) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Bern to Brussels online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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