Duration 6h 13m
Distance 542.2 km
Average price 170€
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Brussels and Braunschweig takes 6h 13m and the fastest train takes 5h 34m. The train service runs several times per day from Brussels to Braunschweig. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Hanover • 5h 50m

  1. Bruxelles-Nord
  2. Koeln Hbf
  3. Hannover Hbf
  4. Braunschweig
5h 50m
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79€ - 204€

Brussels to Braunschweig train times

Trains run every four hours between Brussels and Braunschweig. The earliest departure is at 06:33 in the morning, and the last departure from Brussels is at 18:34 which arrives into Braunschweig at 03:14. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 13m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Braunschweig. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Nord and arriving at Braunschweig Hbf via Koeln Hbf and Hannover Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 50m.

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The distance between Brussels and Braunschweig is 455 km. The road distance is 542.2 km.

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Brussels to Braunschweig train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Bruxelles-Nord station.

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Brussels to Braunschweig train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Braunschweig Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Brussels and Braunschweig?

You can take a train from Brussels to Braunschweig via Koeln Hbf and Hannover Hbf in around 5h 50m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€

About Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Braunschweig Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Braunschweig Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin-Spandau to Braunschweig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Braunschweig Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Braunschweig Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 90€

About Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Train from Koeln Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Braunschweig Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Braunschweig Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
70€ - 110€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Braunschweig Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Train from Cologne, Cologne central station to Hanover, Hanover central station
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Flixtrain

Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
65€ - 130€

About Thalys

Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
65€ - 130€
Website
Thalys
Standard
65€ - 90€
Comfort
75€ - 100€
Premium
90€ - 130€
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Thalys
Standard
60€ - 85€
Comfort
70€ - 95€
Premium
85€ - 120€

Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 50€

About Dutch Railways (NS)

Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 39m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 50€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
23€ - 30€
1st Class
35€ - 50€

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
4€ - 6€

About HVV

Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
HVV

Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 28€

About Deutsche Bahn Regional

Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

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