You can get from Brussels to Berlin by train, bus or flight.
To get from Brussels to Berlin on Dec 06 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||404 miles (651 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$42 - $347|
|Cheapest mode||Train • $42 (€38) • 6 h 40 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $347 (€314) • 1 h 20 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Brussels Airlines or FlixTrain|
Travel 404 miles (651 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train to Berlin from Brussels. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $42 (€38). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Brussels Airlines or FlixTrain among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Brussels to Berlin.
There are several ways to travel from Brussels to Berlin. Air is the fastest option and there are a large number of direct flights between the two cities each day. Travellers who prefer to go by train will have to make at least one change en route as there are no direct services at present. Those who have time on their hands may find one of the direct buses to Berlin from Brussels a convenient alternative.
Return trips from Berlin to Brussels are also available.
There are at least 4 direct buses from Brussels to Berlin each day. Service providers include Flixbus, Postbus and Eurolines, and journeys can take between 10.5 and 15 hours. Night buses take longer while morning buses tend to be faster. Buses leave from Brussels Gare du Nord and terminate at Berlin ZOB. The first buses depart at approximately 9:45 a.m. and the last leaves at about 10:00 p.m.
There are no direct trains from Brussels to Berlin but passengers will find trains run by Deutsche Bahn and Thalys with one or more changes en route. Those with one change tend to be the fastest option although the Thalys train takes about 11.5 hours as it is an overnight service. Deutsche Bahn trains are faster but journey times can still vary according to the time and route. The fastest trains take just under 7 hours.
There are several flights from Brussels to Berlin every day. Depending on the carrier, flights from Brussels airport land at either Berlin Tegel or Berlin Schonefeld Airport. Airlines such as Brussels Airlines, Lufthansa and Ryanair offer direct flights that take just over 4 hours on average.
Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Berlin, Germany is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.
Conditions of entry into Germany:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 11/6/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your journey to Berlin from Brussels.
The restriction level for your return to Brussels, Belgium from Germany is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of reentry into Belgium:
You should observe these safety measures in Belgium as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Belgium was last checked on 11/17/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Brussels from Berlin closer to your date of departure here.
You can travel between Brussels and Berlin 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Berlin is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $42 (€38) compared to other travel options to Berlin:
Taking a train is usually $46 (€42) less than taking a bus to Berlin, which costs on average $88 (€80) for the same trip.
A train is generally $305 (€276) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $347 (€314) from Brussels to Berlin.
The fastest way from Brussels to Berlin is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 20 min.
There are alternative travel options to Berlin that can usually take longer:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 11 h 25 min.
In comparison, getting to Berlin by train can take on average 6 h 40 min.
Berlin is approximately 404 miles (651 km) away from Brussels.
The average frequency per day from Brussels to Berlin is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Brussels to Berlin as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Brussels to Berlin:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Brussels to Berlin, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Brussels to Berlin with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Berlin tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.
When planning your trip from Brussels to Berlin, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Brussels to Berlin online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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