Train times for Tue 21 Nov
When is the best time to buy tickets?
Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Madrid to Brussels start at €266.26 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*
What is the minimum price of a ticket from Madrid to Brussels?
The minimum price of a train ticket from Madrid to Brussels is €116.75. To buy train tickets from Madrid 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 Madrid to Brussels by train?
The average journey time between Madrid and Brussels is 12 hours and 40 minutes and the fastest journey time is 12 hours and 7 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 3 trains per day travelling from Madrid 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 Madrid to Brussels?
The first train from Madrid to Brussels departs at 06:10. The last train from Madrid to Brussels departs at 09:30. 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 Madrid and Brussels?
No, it is not possible to travel from Madrid to Brussels without having to change trains. To travel from Madrid to Brussels will require a minimum of 3 changes. More changes may be necessary on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
How do I get back to Madrid?
By train, of course. See trains from Brussels to Madrid.
- *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 Madrid to Brussels for a typical week day using timetable data for 21/11/2017. 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 25/08/2017 for travel on 26/08/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.