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Duration 2 days 4h
Distance 2176.2 km
Average price $280
Frequency Weekly

Trip overview

The train between Brussels and Bucharest takes 2 days 4h. The train runs, on average, once a week from Brussels to Bucharest. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Bruxelles-Nord
  2. Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Budapest-Keleti
  4. Bucharest
31h 7m
$288 - $413

Brussels to Bucharest train times

Trains run once a week between Brussels and Bucharest. The service departs Brussels at 18:34 in the evening, which arrives into Bucharest at 23:55. All services require a transfer, and take on average 2 days 4h. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Bucharest. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Nord and arriving at Bucuresti Nord via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and Budapest-Keleti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h 7m.

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The distance between Brussels and Bucharest is 1771 km. The road distance is 2176.2 km.

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

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Brussels to Bucharest train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), arrive at Bucuresti Nord station.

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Bucharest is 1h ahead of Brussels. It is currently 2:37 AM in Brussels and 3:37 AM in Bucharest.

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