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Travel Information from Fribourg to Brussels

distanceDistance306 miles (494 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$56 - $66
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $56 (€47) • 15 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $66 (€55) • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companieseasyJet, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 306 miles (494 km) by flight, bus or train between Fribourg and Brussels. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $56 (€47). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are easyJet, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Fribourg to Brussels.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Brussels, Belgium from Fribourg, Switzerland currently allowed?

International travel from Fribourg, Switzerland to Brussels, Belgium is: Partially open.

Can I enter Belgium if coming from Switzerland?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 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 1/16/22; 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 to Brussels from Fribourg.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Fribourg, Switzerland from Brussels, Belgium?

The restriction level for your return to Fribourg, Switzerland from Belgium is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Fribourg from Brussels restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Fribourg from Brussels?

Conditions of reentry into Switzerland:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • COVID-19 test required after arrival, between day 4 and day 7
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Fribourg, Switzerland?

You should observe these safety measures in Switzerland as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Switzerland was last checked on 1/13/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Fribourg from Brussels closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Brussels from Fribourg?

You can travel from Fribourg to Brussels 3 different ways: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Fribourg to Brussels?

The cheapest way to get from Fribourg to Brussels is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $56 (€47) compared to other travel options to Brussels:

A bus is $10 (€8) less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Fribourg to Brussels costing on average $66 (€55).

Taking a bus is about $9 (€8) less than taking a train, which costs on average $66 (€55) for this trip.

What is the fastest way from Fribourg to Brussels?

The fastest way from Fribourg to Brussels is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 20 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 15 h 20 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 8 h 1 min   on average.

How far is it from Fribourg to Brussels?

The Fribourg to Brussels distance is around 306 miles (494 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Fribourg to Brussels is:

  • 10 trains a day.

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

When traveling between Fribourg and Brussels, what are the departure and arrival points in Fribourg and Brussels?

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Fribourg, Gare and arrive in Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Fribourg to Brussels depart from Fribourg to Bruxelles-Midi.

Which travel companies can get me from Fribourg to Brussels?

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

  • You can go to Brussels from Fribourg by plane with easyJet. You'll see cheap plane tickets for $66 (€55) with easyJet from Fribourg to Brussels on Omio.
  • You can go to Brussels from Fribourg by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $56 (€47) with Flixbus from Fribourg to Brussels on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Fribourg to Brussels with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $66 (€55) with Deutsche Bahn from Fribourg to Brussels.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Fribourg to Brussels?

Looking to extend your trip from Fribourg to Brussels? Many Omio customers who go from Fribourg to Brussels usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or London. If you're looking to explore Paris, Amsterdam or London from Brussels, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How early should I book Fribourg to Brussels tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $66 (€55) one way.
  • Bus tickets are costing on average $56 (€47) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $66 (€55) one way on average.

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

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