There are 11 ways to get from Brussels to Erfurt by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf Ice

$149 - $224

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Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen 264
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen to Erfurt 120

$36 - $62

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Train  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Erfurt Hbf Ic

$143 - $208

Bus Eurolines DE  •  10 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles - North to Frankfurt
  2. Take the bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt Hbf

$66 - $97

Drive  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Erfurt 362.3 miles

$75 - $110

Fly Brussels to Nuremberg, train  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Nuremberg (NUE) BRU - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf

$87 - $419

Fly Brussels to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Frankfurt (FRA) BRU - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf

$136 - $367

Fly Brussels to Berlin Tegel, train  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) BRU - TXL
  2. Take the train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Erfurt Hbf

$102 - $290

Fly Brussels to Leipzig, train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Leipzig (LEJ) BRU - LEJ
  2. Take the train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf

$137 - $369

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DUS - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf

$211 - $443

Train to Luxembourg, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Bru.-Luxemburg/brux.-Luxembourg to Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Frankfurt (FRA) LUX - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf

$149 - $399

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Erfurt. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles - North and arriving at Erfurt Hbf via Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Erfurt. However, there are services departing from Brusel Nord and arriving at Erfurt Hbf via Köln Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 19 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Erfurt is 469 km. The road distance is 579.7 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Erfurt without a car is to train which takes 6 h 19 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from Brussels to Erfurt, including transfers.

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Brussels to Erfurt bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Brussels to Erfurt train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Brusel Nord station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Erfurt is to train which takes 6 h 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 39 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Nuremberg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Brussels to Erfurt bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Erfurt station.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Erfurt.
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  • Distance: 292.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 19 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Erfurt, Germany?

You can take a train from Brussels to Erfurt via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 6 h 19 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Erfurt via Frankfurt and Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main in around 10 h 39 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Leipzig via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Leipzig via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Leipzig via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Leipzig via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Luxembourg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt via Basel
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Brussels to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Hbf (tief) to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Halle(Saale)Hbf to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bru.-Luxemburg/brux.-Luxembourg to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bruxelles - North to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$55
High
$58
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $24
Schedules at
deinbus.de
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne North, Leverkusen to Erfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Erfurt is 580 km. It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to drive from Brussels to Erfurt.

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Brussels Airlines, BMI Regional, Swiss and two other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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Book your Brussels to Erfurt bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 399+ hotels available in Erfurt. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 17 min and costs .

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