Cheap Cologne to Brussels train tickets

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How much are Cologne to Brussels train tickets?

Lowest Price£17.15
Fastest1h 51m
Daily Schedules50
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How to book cheap train tickets from Cologne to Brussels ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Cologne to Brussels is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Cologne to Brussels was £30.04. If your travel date is still a number of days out, by booking your trip 15 days before you plan to travel, you could save an average of £16.02 compared to a typical last-minute fare. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Cologne to Brussels ? How far is Cologne to Brussels ?

The distance between Cologne to Brussels is 113.90 miles or 183.26 km. A train trip from Cologne to Brussels typically takes 4 hours and 7 minutes. If you are looking to get to Brussels faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by DB Intercity-Express. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 1 hour and 51 minutes to get from Cologne to Brussels.

Going from Cologne to Brussels by train takes over 4 hours to reach your destination. For a lengthy train journey we recommend you pack a great book, or download a few movies to have them available offline just in case you are outside of a service coverage area. Don't forget to bring some water and a battery pack to keep all of your electronics charged.

On Monday trains from Cologne to Brussels are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Tuesday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Deutsche Bahn has the greatest number of connections between Cologne to Brussels

Typically there are 50 schedules to compare for your trip to Brussels. On the route to Brussels 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Deutsche Bahn offers the most scheduled departures between Cologne to Brussels, usually offering 36 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Cologne to Brussels, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Coach tickets from Cologne to Brussels, which start at £7.69.

Cologne to Brussels is served by 3 train carriers

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Cologne to Brussels start from £21.42, and on average cost £40.23. Daily there are 36 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Brussels. Deutsche Bahn in Cologne leaves from Central Station, And in Brussels trains arrive at Bruxelles-Schuman and 8 other train stations.

From Cologne to Brussels train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 4 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Brussels faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 51 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn offers 44 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £39.15 for a one-way train ticket to Brussels.

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4h 47m
Avg. Price
£40.23

DB Intercity-Express

DB Intercity-Express train tickets from Cologne to Brussels start from £17.15, and on average cost £44.07. Daily there are 15 DB Intercity-Express schedules to Brussels. DB Intercity-Express in Cologne leaves from Central Station, And in Brussels trains arrive at Haren-Zuid/Haren-Sud and 6 other train stations.

From Cologne to Brussels train travel on DB Intercity-Express takes 2 hours and 22 minutes. If you are looking to get to Brussels faster, DB Intercity-Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 51 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, DB Intercity-Express offers 15 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £40.64 for a one-way train ticket to Brussels.

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Drink
Avg. Time
2h 22m
Avg. Price
£44.07

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Cologne to Brussels start from £30.22, and on average cost £41.13. Daily there are 3 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Brussels. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Cologne leaves from Central Station, And in Brussels trains arrive at Bockstael and 2 other train stations.

From Cologne to Brussels train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 3 hours and 10 minutes. If you are looking to get to Brussels faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 51 minutes.

If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 12 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay £40.59 for a one-way train ticket to Brussels.

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Avg. Time
3h 10m
Avg. Price
£41.13

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Cologne on their way to Brussels. The busiest departure station in Cologne serving this route is Central Station.
  • Central Station
There are 9 different stations where trains arrive to in Brussels. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Cologne serving this route is Bruxelles-Schuman, Bruxelles Tour-et-Taxis, Schaarbeek, Bockstael, Haren-Zuid/Haren-Sud, Bruxelles-Central, Congres, Bruxelles-Chapelle, Haren(B).
  • Bruxelles-Schuman
  • Bruxelles Tour-et-Taxis
  • Schaarbeek
  • Bockstael
  • Haren-Zuid/Haren-Sud
  • Bruxelles-Central
  • Congres
  • Bruxelles-Chapelle
  • Haren(B)