Trains from
Essen Hbf to Bruxelles

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€56.87
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14 days
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Trains to Bruxelles

Tue 4 Jul

12:36
16:53
Essen Hbf
Bruxelles
4h 17m2 changes
12:44
17:08
Essen Hbf
Bruxelles
4h 24m4 changes
12:44
17:19
Essen Hbf
Bruxelles
4h 35m3 changes
14:09
17:26
Essen Hbf
Bruxelles
3h 17m1 change
14:21
17:26
Essen Hbf
Bruxelles
3h 05m2 changes

Journey details

Train times

Avg. journey time4h 39m
First train dept05:41
Last train dept21:44

Train info

Fastest route2h 43m
ChangesDirect
Trains per day5
Fare range€17-€133**

Stations

Origin StationEssen Hbf
Destination StationBruxelles
View return journey, Bruxelles to Essen Hbf

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Essen Hbf to Bruxelles?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Essen Hbf (Main station) to Bruxelles (Brussels) is €16.85. To buy train tickets from Essen Hbf (Main station) to Bruxelles (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 Bruxelles by train?

The average journey time between Essen Hbf (Main station) and Bruxelles (Brussels) is 4 hours and 39 minutes and the fastest journey time is 2 hours and 43 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 30 trains per day travelling from Essen Hbf (Main station) to Bruxelles (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 Bruxelles?

The first train from Essen Hbf (Main station) to Bruxelles (Brussels) departs at 05:41. The last train from Essen Hbf (Main station) to Bruxelles (Brussels) departs at 21:44. 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 Bruxelles?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Essen Hbf (Main station) to Bruxelles (Brussels) without having to change trains. There are 5 direct trains from Essen Hbf (Main station) to Bruxelles (Brussels). Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

  • *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 Bruxelles for a typical week day using timetable data for 04/07/2017. 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 29/01/2017 for travel on 18/04/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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