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from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels

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

Our recommendation

To get from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels on Nov 30 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

04:15PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf10h10 02:25AMBRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France
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$241One-way
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04:15PMFrankfurt am Main, Hbf10h10 02:25AMBRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France
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$241One-way
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03:45PMFrankfurt, Flughafen Terminal 210h40 02:25AMBRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France
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$241One-way
05:50PMFrankfurt am Main Airport13h45 07:35AMBrussels Airport
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$2291One-way
02:15PMFrankfurt am Main Airport17h20 07:35AMBrussels Airport
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$2291One-way

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Nov 29
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Nov 30
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Dec 5
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$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$204KLM
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Dec 6
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$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$165Brussels Airlines
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Dec 7
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$134Brussels Airlines
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Dec 8
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$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$134Brussels Airlines
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Dec 9
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$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$134Lufthansa Cityline
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Dec 10
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$26Flixbus
$134Lufthansa Cityline
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Dec 11
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$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$134Brussels Airlines
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Dec 12
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$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$113Brussels Airlines
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Dec 13
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$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$132Lufthansa
Tue
Dec 14
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$24BlaBlaCar Bus
$136Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
Dec 15
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$29BlaBlaCar Bus
$112Brussels Airlines
Thu
Dec 16
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$26BlaBlaCar Bus
$96Lufthansa
Fri
Dec 17
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$30Flixbus
$112Lufthansa
Sat
Dec 18
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$30Flixbus
$97Lufthansa Cityline
Sun
Dec 19
$24Deutsche Bahn
$28Flixbus
$89Brussels Airlines

Travel Information from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels

distanceDistance197 miles (317 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $220
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $24 (€20) • 6 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $220 (€181) • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 197 miles (317 km) by flight, bus or train from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; 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 journey are Lufthansa, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels.

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How to get from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels, 90,16% 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 Frankfurt am Main to Brussels 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
Does Belgium have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling between Frankfurt am Main and Brussels?

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

Can I enter Belgium if coming from Germany?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Brussels if traveling from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Brussels, Belgium due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Belgium 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 11/25/21; 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 Frankfurt am Main to Brussels.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Brussels, Belgium?

Return travel to Frankfurt am Main, Germany from Belgium is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Belgium?

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

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

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • 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)
  • 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 are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany 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 Frankfurt am Main, Germany was last verified on 11/28/21. 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 Frankfurt am Main from Brussels.

What are the ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels?

There are 3 ways to travel between Frankfurt am Main and Brussels including taking a flight, bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $24 (€20) compared to other travel options to Brussels:

Taking a bus is usually $196 (€161) less than taking a flight to Brussels, which costs on average $220 (€181) for the same trip.

A bus is $14 (€12) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels costing on average $39 (€32).

What is the quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels?

The fastest way to get to Brussels from Frankfurt am Main is by flight with an average travel time of 55 min.

Other travel options to Brussels can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Brussels by bus can take on average 6 h 5 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 6 min   of travel time.

How far is it from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels?

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

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

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

  • 6 trains a day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Frankfurt am Main and in Brussels?

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

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

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

  • Travel with Lufthansa to go to Brussels by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Lufthansa Frankfurt am Main to Brussels tickets on Omio for $220 (€181).
  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Brussels by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Frankfurt am Main to Brussels tickets on Omio for $24 (€20).
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Brussels by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels for $39 (€32).
Is it possible to travel directly to Brussels from Frankfurt am Main?

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

  • You'll find 6 direct trains a day to Brussels with Deutsche Bahn.

Direct services to Brussels 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.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels?
Omio customers who travel from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Amsterdam or London. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Brussels and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I book Frankfurt am Main to Brussels tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $220 (€181) one way.
  • Bus tickets cost $24 (€20) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost $39 (€32) one way on average.

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