|Distance||128 miles (206 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Fastest mode||Train • $36 (€32) • 3 h 21 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 128 miles (206 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Brussels from Gelsenkirchen. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Gelsenkirchen to Brussels.
International travel from Gelsenkirchen, Germany to Brussels, Belgium is: Fully open.
Entry into Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Belgium must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 6/27/22; 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 Gelsenkirchen.
The restriction level for your return to Gelsenkirchen, Germany from Belgium is: Fully open.
Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.
Conditions of reentry into Germany:
You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 6/29/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Gelsenkirchen from Brussels closer to your date of departure here.
There are 4 travel options from Gelsenkirchen to Brussels: bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to go to Brussels from Gelsenkirchen is by taking a ferry, which costs on average $1 (€1).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Brussels:
A ferry is $29 (€26) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Gelsenkirchen to Brussels costing on average $29 (€26).
A ferry is generally $10 (€9) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $10 (€9) from Gelsenkirchen to Brussels.
Taking a ferry is usually $36 (€32) less than taking a train to Brussels, which costs on average $36 (€32) for the same trip.
The fastest way from Gelsenkirchen to Brussels is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 21 min.
There are alternative travel options to Brussels that can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Brussels by bus can take on average 4 h 32 min.
In comparison, traveling by flight can take you on average 0 h 0 min.
In comparison, traveling by ferry can take you on average 0 h 0 min.
The distance from Gelsenkirchen to Brussels is approximately 128 miles (206 km).
The average frequency per day from Gelsenkirchen to Brussels is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Gelsenkirchen and Brussels as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Gelsenkirchen to Brussels:
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However, we recommend buying tickets from Gelsenkirchen to Brussels online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.