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Travel Information from Brussels to Erfurt

distanceDistance290 miles (468 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$54 - $78
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $54 (€44) • 6 h 1 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $54 (€44) • 6 h 1 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 290 miles (468 km) by bus or train between Brussels and Erfurt. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 6 h 1 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $54 (€44). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Brussels to Erfurt.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Erfurt, Germany from Brussels, Belgium currently allowed?

International travel from Brussels, Belgium to Erfurt, 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 Erfurt 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 Erfurt, 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 1/22/22; 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 from Brussels to Erfurt.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Brussels, Belgium from Erfurt, Germany?

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 1/20/22. 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 Erfurt.

How do I travel from Brussels to Erfurt?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Erfurt from Brussels. You can take a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Brussels to Erfurt?

The cheapest way to travel between Brussels and Erfurt is by taking a train with an average price of $54 (€44).

This is compared to other travel options to Erfurt:

Taking a train is usually $25 (€20) less than taking a bus to Erfurt, which costs on average $78 (€65) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel to Erfurt from Brussels?

The quickest way to travel to Erfurt from Brussels is by train, which takes on average 6 h 1 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 12 h   on average.

What is the distance from Brussels to Erfurt?

The distance from Brussels to Erfurt is approximately 290 miles (468 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Brussels to Erfurt is:

  • 5 trains per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Brussels to Erfurt?

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) and arrive in Erfurt Hbf.
  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Brussels to Erfurt depart from Bruxelles-Midi to Erfurt Hbf.

Who can get me from Brussels to Erfurt?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Brussels to Erfurt:

  • You can travel by bus between Brussels and Erfurt with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Brussels to Erfurt tickets for $78 (€65) on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Brussels to Erfurt with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Brussels to Erfurt tickets for $54 (€44) on Omio.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Brussels to Erfurt?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Brussels to Erfurt often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Brussels and Erfurt itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Erfurt and any of these top destinations today!

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

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $78 (€65) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $54 (€44) one way.

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

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