Trains from Brussels to Amsterdam-Centraal

Route overview
Avg. journey time2h 05m
Trains per day15
Fare range€25-€234
Train operatorsALSA, idbus, NS, Thalys
First & last trains
First train departs at06:11
Last train departs at21:11
Fastest journey
Fastest route1h 50m
Origin StationBrussels
Destination StationAmsterdam-Centraal

Train times for Sat 24 Feb

1h 50mDirect
3h 06m1 change
1h 50mDirect
1h 50mDirect
5h 48m4 changes

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Brussels to Amsterdam-Centraal start at €52.50 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

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What is the minimum price of a ticket from Brussels to Amsterdam-Centraal?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Brussels to Amsterdam-Centraal is €25. To buy train tickets from Brussels to Amsterdam-Centraal for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Brussels to Amsterdam-Centraal by train?

The average journey time between Brussels and Amsterdam-Centraal is 2 hours and 5 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 50 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 21 trains per day travelling from Brussels to Amsterdam-Centraal. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Brussels to Amsterdam-Centraal?

The first train from Brussels to Amsterdam-Centraal departs at 06:11. The last train from Brussels to Amsterdam-Centraal departs at 21:11. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Brussels and Amsterdam-Centraal?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Brussels to Amsterdam-Centraal without having to change trains. There are 15 direct trains from Brussels to Amsterdam-Centraal. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Brussels?

By train, of course. See trains from Amsterdam-Centraal to Brussels.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Brussels to Amsterdam-Centraal for a typical week day using timetable data for 24/02/2018. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 25/11/2017 for travel on 25/11/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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