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Trip Summary

There are 3 daily trains from Brussels to Trier. Traveling by train from Brussels to Trier usually takes around 11 hours and 37 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 11 hours and 23 minutes.

Distance126 mi (203 km)
Fastest train11h 23m
Lowest price$43.45
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines1

Which train should you take from Brussels to Trier?

Deutsche Bahn is the one and only train line which connects Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, Région de;Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest to Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate. However, there are 3 trains per day to choose from.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn311h 38m$43.45

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Brussels to Trier during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Brussels to Trier?

The distance between Brussels and Trier is approximately 126 miles, or 203 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 11 hours and 37 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 11 hours and 23 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 Trier are the most crowded on Sunday. 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 Sunday 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 11:00pm while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00pm. 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 Trier?

There are 3 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 Trier to Brussels. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Brussels to Trier for $90.41.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Brussels?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Brussels.

Where is the train station in Trier?

Arrival stations

There are more train stations and stops in Trier than most cities. Most trains from Brussels will stop at one (or more) of the 3 following stations in Trier:

Train stations in Trier:

  • Quint

  • Ehrang

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