Essen Hbf to Brussels route details
Train times for Tue 28 Nov
When is the best time to buy tickets?
Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Essen Hbf to Brussels start at €48.33 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*
What is the minimum price of a ticket from Essen Hbf to Brussels?
The minimum price of a train ticket from Essen Hbf to Brussels is €12.5. To buy train tickets from Essen Hbf to Brussels 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 Essen Hbf to Brussels by train?
The average journey time between Essen Hbf and Brussels is 3 hours and 19 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 43 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 21 trains per day travelling from Essen Hbf to Brussels. 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 Essen Hbf to Brussels?
The first train from Essen Hbf to Brussels departs at 05:41. The last train from Essen Hbf to Brussels departs at 18:44. 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 Essen Hbf and Brussels?
Yes, it is possible to travel from Essen Hbf to Brussels without having to change trains. There are 5 direct trains from Essen Hbf to Brussels. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
How do I get back to Essen Hbf?
By train, of course. See trains from Brussels to Essen Hbf.
- *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 Essen Hbf to Brussels for a typical week day using timetable data for 28/11/2017. 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 27/08/2017 for travel on 29/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.