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Duration 2h 48m
Distance 233.2 km
Average price 100€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Essen Hauptbahnhof and Brussels takes 2h 48m and the fastest train takes 2h 46m. There is at least one train per day from Essen Hauptbahnhof to Brussels. 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

  1. Essen Hbf
  2. Brussels
3h 8m
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75€ - 160€

Essen Hauptbahnhof to Brussels train times

Trains run twice daily between Essen Hauptbahnhof and Brussels. The service departs Essen Hauptbahnhof at 15:49 in the afternoon, which arrives into Brussels at 18:35. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 2h 48m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Essen Hbf and arriving at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 8m.

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The distance between Essen Hauptbahnhof and Brussels is 198 km. The road distance is 233.2 km.

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Essen Hauptbahnhof to Brussels train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Essen Hbf station.

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Essen Hauptbahnhof to Brussels train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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What companies run services between Essen Hauptbahnhof and Brussels?

Thalys operates a train from Essen Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi twice daily. Tickets cost 75€ - 160€ and the journey takes 3h 8m.
Train operators
Thalys
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
75€ - 160€
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Essen Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
75€ - 160€
Website
Thalys
Standard
75€ - 110€
Comfort
90€ - 120€
Premium
110€ - 160€

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