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from Brussels to Bochum

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

Our recommendation

To get from Brussels to Bochum on Jan 17 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:25PMBrussels-Midi3h25 09:50PMBochum Hbf
2 changes
$471One-way
Cheapest
02:55PMBrussels-Midi4h59 07:54PMBochum Hbf
3 changes
$411One-way
Other options
06:25PMBrussels-Midi3h38 10:03PMBochum Hbf
1 changes
$471One-way
04:22PMBrussels-Midi3h26 07:48PMBochum Hbf
2 changes
$511One-way
04:22PMBrussels-Midi3h32 07:54PMBochum Hbf
1 changes
$511One-way

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Mon
Jan 17
$41Deutsche Bahn
$22Flixbus
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Jan 19
$24Deutsche Bahn
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Jan 21
$24Deutsche Bahn
$19Flixbus

Travel Information from Brussels to Bochum

distanceDistance131 miles (211 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$14 - $38
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $14 (€12) • 4 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • $38 (€32) • 3 h 8 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 131 miles (211 km) to Bochum from Brussels. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 8 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $14 (€12). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Brussels to Bochum.

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel from Brussels, Belgium to Bochum, Germany?

International travel from Brussels, Belgium to Bochum, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from Belgium?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What measures do I need to follow in Bochum, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Germany 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 1/15/22; 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 Brussels and Bochum.

Are there restrictions on reentering Belgium from Bochum, Germany due to the coronavirus pandemic?

Return travel to Brussels, Belgium from Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Belgium from Germany?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Belgium:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Belgium?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Belgium 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 Brussels, Belgium was last verified on 1/16/22. 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 Brussels from Bochum.

How do I get from Brussels to Bochum?

There are 2 ways to travel to Bochum from Brussels including taking a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Brussels to Bochum?

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Bochum is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $14 (€12) compared to other travel options to Bochum:

A bus is $24 (€20) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Brussels to Bochum costing on average $38 (€32).

What is the fastest way from Brussels to Bochum?

The fastest way to get to Bochum from Brussels is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 8 min.

Other travel options to Bochum can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Bochum by bus can take on average 4 h.

What is the distance between Brussels and Bochum?

The Brussels to Bochum distance is around 131 miles (211 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Brussels to Bochum is:

  • 7 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Brussels and Bochum as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Brussels and in Bochum?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Brussels to Bochum:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) and arrive in Bochum, Hbf.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Bochum Hbf.

Which travel companies can get me from Brussels to Bochum?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Bochum. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Brussels to Bochum tickets on Omio for $14 (€12).
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Bochum by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Brussels to Bochum for $38 (€32) on Omio.

Where should I go next after I travel from Brussels to Bochum?

Your trip from Brussels to Bochum doesn't have to end in Bochum. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Hamburg or Munich. If you’d like to add Berlin, Hamburg or Munich to your Brussels to Bochum tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Bochum today!

How early should I buy Brussels to Bochum tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost $14 (€12) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $38 (€32) one way on average.

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

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