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There are 22 daily trains from Brussels to Merseburg. Traveling by train from Brussels to Merseburg usually takes around 11 hours and 55 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train can make the trip in 8 hours and 44 minutes.
|Distance||333 mi (536 km)|
|Fastest train||8h 44m|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company|
Which train should you take from Brussels to Merseburg?
2 train services operate from Brussels, Bruxelles-Capitale, Région de;Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest to Merseburg, Saxony-Anhalt. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company usually has more trains scheduled, with 20 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Deutsche Bahn||2||11h 46m||$175.90|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||20||11h 56m||$195.97|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Brussels to Merseburg during the COVID-19 pandemic?
How long is the train journey from Brussels to Merseburg?
The distance between Brussels and Merseburg is approximately 333 miles, or 536 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 11 hours and 55 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 44 minutes.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Brussels to Merseburg 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 10:00am 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 Merseburg?
There are 22 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 Merseburg to Brussels.
The center of European activities, Brussels is a cosmopolitan hub that features many cultural elements, making it one of the top destinations for international travelers. Sitting at the heart of Brussels is the famous Grand-Place, a world heritage site that boasts many nearby Gothic and Baroque architectural marvels. During the holiday season, the square hosts the Winter Wonders light show, as well as a giant Christmas tree. If you enjoy museums, don’t miss out on the Musical Instruments Museum, which is housed in an Art Nouveau building. Featuring as many as 1,200 instruments from around the world, the museum is every music fan’s dream. If you want to go on a shopping spree while in Brussels, head for the Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, which is housed in a stunning Renaissance-style arcade.
Brussels is the home to many Michelin-starred restaurants, and its food scene is among the top-rated in the country. For those wishing to enjoy a contemporary twist on Belgian classics, head towards La Quincaillerie. If seafood is your go-to, Noordzee Mer du Nord will definitely satisfy your palate.
Brussels’ three main rail stations are Brussels-South, Brussels-Central, and Brussels-North, all of which are the busiest in the country. Gare du Midi, located in the Brussels-South station, is the main hub for bus travel in and out of Brussels. The city is served by several airports, the most prominent of which is the Brussels-National Airport, located 10 miles east of the city.
Where is the train station in Brussels?
There are two stations in Brussels where you can board the train to Merseburg.
Train stations in Brussels:
Where is the train station in Merseburg?
Merseburg receives travelers from Brussels at its two active train stations.
Train stations in Merseburg:
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