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from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main

You can get from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main on Oct 28 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:25PMBrussels-Midi3h06 09:31PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$761One-way
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03:34AMBRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France8h56 12:30PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf
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$251One-way
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08:23AMBrussels-Midi3h08 11:31AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$761One-way
06:24AMBrussels-Midi3h07 09:31AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$761One-way
12:25PMBrussels-Midi3h06 03:31PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$761One-way

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Wed
Oct 27
$64Deutsche Bahn
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$343Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 28
$64Deutsche Bahn
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$275Brussels Airlines
Fri
Oct 29
$87Deutsche Bahn
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$582Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 30
$41Deutsche Bahn
$27BlaBlaCar Bus
$379Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Oct 31
$55Deutsche Bahn
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$202Lufthansa
Mon
Nov 1
$39Deutsche Bahn
$29BlaBlaCar Bus
$219Lufthansa
Tue
Nov 2
$39Deutsche Bahn
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$219Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
Nov 3
$23Deutsche Bahn
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$219Lufthansa
Thu
Nov 4
$23Deutsche Bahn
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$219Lufthansa
Fri
Nov 5
$32Deutsche Bahn
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$172Lufthansa
Sat
Nov 6
$32Deutsche Bahn
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$172Brussels Airlines
Sun
Nov 7
$23Deutsche Bahn
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$172Lufthansa
Mon
Nov 8
$23Deutsche Bahn
$25BlaBlaCar Bus
$172Lufthansa
Tue
Nov 9
$23Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$172Brussels Airlines
Wed
Nov 10
$23Deutsche Bahn
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$136Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
Nov 11
$23Deutsche Bahn
$34Flixbus
$136Brussels Airlines
Fri
Nov 12
$32Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$136Brussels Airlines
Sat
Nov 13
$23Deutsche Bahn
$32Union Ivkoni International
$136Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Nov 14
$23Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$108Lufthansa
Mon
Nov 15
$23Deutsche Bahn
$32Union Ivkoni International
$108Lufthansa
Tue
Nov 16
$23Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$108Lufthansa

Travel Information from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main

distanceDistance197 miles (317 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $125
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $24 (€20) • 6 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $125 (€102) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Brussels Airlines or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 197 miles (317 km) by bus, flight or train between Brussels and Frankfurt am Main. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Brussels Airlines or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main.

How to get from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main, 83,96% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Germany due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling to Frankfurt am Main from Brussels?

Travel from Brussels, Belgium to Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Frankfurt am Main from Brussels restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Brussels?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 10/26/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Brussels and Frankfurt am Main closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Brussels, Belgium from Frankfurt am Main, 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:

  • 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 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 10/24/21. 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 Brussels from Frankfurt am Main.

How do I go from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main?

There are 3 ways to get from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main: bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main?

The cheapest way to go to Frankfurt am Main from Brussels is by taking a bus, which costs on average $24 (€20).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Frankfurt am Main:

Taking a bus is about $101 (€82) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $125 (€102) for this trip.

Taking a bus is about $15 (€12) less than taking a train, which costs on average $39 (€32) for this journey.

What is the fastest way to travel to Frankfurt am Main from Brussels?

The fastest way to get to Frankfurt am Main from Brussels is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.

Other travel options to Frankfurt am Main can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 6 h   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 3 h 6 min   on average.

How far is Frankfurt am Main from Brussels?

The distance from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main is approximately 197 miles (317 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main?

The average frequency per day from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main is:

  • 6 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Brussels? Where do I arrive in Frankfurt am Main?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main:

  • Buses most often depart from Brussels at Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) and arrive in Frankfurt am Main at Frankfurt am Main, Hbf.
  • Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main most often leave from Brussels Airport and arrive in Frankfurt am Main Airport.
  • Trains most often depart from Brussels at Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Frankfurt am Main at Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.
Which travel companies can get me from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main?

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Frankfurt am Main by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main for $24 (€20).
  • Brussels Airlines can get you to Frankfurt am Main by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Brussels Airlines from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main for $125 (€102) on Omio.
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Frankfurt am Main by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main for $39 (€32).
Can I travel directly from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main?

Yes, there are direct routes from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 6 direct trains per day to take to Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn.

Direct services to Frankfurt am Main 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 route.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Brussels and Frankfurt am Main ends?
Looking to extend your trip from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main? Many Omio customers who go from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Paris or Munich. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Paris or Munich from Frankfurt am Main, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I book a ticket from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $24 (€20) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost $125 (€102) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $39 (€32) one way on average.

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

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