Saint-Gilles to Giesen trains

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Saint-Gilles - Giesen Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 7 daily trains from Saint-Gilles to Giesen. Traveling by train from Saint-Gilles to Giesen usually takes around 6 hours and 56 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train can make the trip in 5 hours and 48 minutes.

Distance257 mi (413 km)
Fastest train5h 48m
Lowest price$52.63
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines2

Which train should you take from Saint-Gilles to Giesen?

2 train services operate from Saint-Gilles to Giesen. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 5 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn57h 28m$72.97
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company36h 2m$71.84
  • Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn EuroCity, or Deutsche Bahn EC, is a train service in Germany with regular service to Frankfurt, Hamburg, Zurich, Copenhagen, Berlin, Warsaw, and Munich. Deutsche Bahn Eurocity trains can be single or double-decker, but all are air conditioned.

  • Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Saint-Gilles to Giesen start from $70, and on average cost . Daily there are 3 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Giesen. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Saint-Gilles leaves from Avenue Fonsny 48 . And in Giesen trains arrive at Emmerke .

    From Saint-Gilles to Giesen train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 6 hours and 2 minutes. If you are looking to get to Giesen faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 5 hours and 48 minutes.

    If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 7 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Giesen.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Saint-Gilles to Giesen 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.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the train or in stations.

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 Saint-Gilles to Giesen?

The distance between Saint-Gilles and Giesen is approximately 257 miles, or 413 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 6 hours and 56 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 5 hours and 48 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 Saint-Gilles to Giesen 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 Saint-Gilles at 6:00am 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 Saint-Gilles to Giesen?

There are 7 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 Giesen to Saint-Gilles.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Saint-Gilles?

Main departure station: Brussels-Midi/Zuid Station

There is one train station in Saint-Gilles.

All train stations in Saint-Gilles:

  • Brussels-Midi/Zuid Station

Where is the train station in Giesen?

Main arrival station: Emmerke

Giesen has one train station.

All train stations in Giesen:

  • Emmerke

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