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Trip Summary

How much are train tickets from Brussels to Berlin?

Lowest Price$46.89
Fastest Train6h 41m
Trains Per Day46
Train Lines4

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Brussels to Berlin right now?

We stand behind CDC guidelines that caution passengers against non-essential travel during the coronavirus outbreak. That said, we recognize not everyone is in a position to completely abstain. Whether it’s for work, to take care of family or to get back home, some circumstances inevitably require travel. If you’re one of those individuals who still needs to book a trip, you can continue to do so on Wanderu.

Know that most train companies are still running at this time, though some have limited service. Visit our COVID-19 travel guide for resources and daily updates on the coronavirus and COVID travel restrictions.

In order to keep vehicles as clean and sanitized as possible, train companies are taking extra precautions for coronavirus. For details on what various companies are doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

What is the price of a train ticket from Brussels to Berlin?

In the last month, $91.13 was the average price of a train ticket from Brussels, BRU to Berlin, BE. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 11 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $122.00 more than that for a same-day booking.

How long is the train journey from Brussels to Berlin?

The distance between Brussels and Berlin is approximately 404 miles, or 651 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 8 hours and 23 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 6 hours and 41 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Brussels to Berlin are the most crowded on Wednesday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Brussels at 5:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Brussels to Berlin?

There are 46 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Berlin to Brussels. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Brussels to Berlin for $41.91.

Which train should you take from Brussels to Berlin?

There are 4 train lines with service from Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, Région de;Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest to Berlin, Berlin. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 36 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity414h 5m$63.98
DB Intercity-Express49h 3m$155.71
Deutsche Bahn368h 3m$143.01
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company89h 21m$177.01

Where is the train station in Brussels?

Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 9 stops and stations in Brussels where you can board the train:

  • Schaarbeek
  • Haren-Zuid/Haren-Sud
  • Bruxelles Tour-et-Taxis
  • Bruxelles-Schuman
  • Bockstael
  • Haren(B)
  • Congres
  • Bruxelles-Central
  • Bruxelles-Chapelle

Where is the train station in Berlin?

Berlin receives travelers from Brussels at its two active train stations:

  • Train Station
  • Train Station (tief)

Price trends for trains from Brussels to Berlin

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