How to travel from Brussels to Oberhausen

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Travel Information from Brussels to Oberhausen

distanceDistance117 miles (189 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$29 - $31
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $29 (€26) • 3 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • $29 (€26) • 3 h 1 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 117 miles (189 km) by bus or train between Brussels and Oberhausen. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 1 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $29 (€26). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Brussels to Oberhausen.

Travel Tips: Travel from Brussels to Oberhausen

Travel Tips: Travel to Oberhausen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Brussels to Oberhausen.

Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Oberhausen, Germany is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from Belgium enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Oberhausen from Brussels?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Oberhausen, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 3/22/23. 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 between Brussels and Oberhausen.

The current restriction level for returning to Brussels, Belgium from Germany is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Brussels, Belgium from Oberhausen, Germany?

Reentering Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Brussels from Oberhausen?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Brussels, Belgium regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Belgium must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 3/8/23. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Brussels from Oberhausen here.

You can travel from Brussels to Oberhausen 2 different ways: bus or train.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Oberhausen is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $29 (€26) compared to other travel options to Oberhausen:

Taking a train is usually $1 (€1) less than taking a bus to Oberhausen, which costs on average $31 (€27) for the same trip.

The fastest way from Brussels to Oberhausen is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 1 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 4 h 47 min   of travel time.

The distance from Brussels to Oberhausen is approximately 117 miles (189 km).

The average frequency per day from Brussels to Oberhausen is:

  • 3 buses a day.
  • 10 trains per day.

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

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

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

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

  • You can take a bus from Brussels to Oberhausen with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $31 (€27) with Flixbus from Brussels to Oberhausen.
  • You can take a train from Brussels to Oberhausen with Deutsche Bahn with connection. Cheap tickets can be found for $29 (€26) with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Brussels to Oberhausen.
Your trip from Brussels to Oberhausen doesn't have to end in Oberhausen. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Amsterdam or Arnhem. If you’d like to add Berlin, Amsterdam or Arnhem to your Brussels to Oberhausen tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Oberhausen today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost $31 (€27) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $29 (€26) one way.

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

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