There are 6 ways to get from Aachen to Brussels by train, bus, car or rideshare

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord Ice / ...

$22 - $65

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station Ouibus

$6 - $9

4 alternative options

Bus Eurolines DE  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen Hauptbahnhof to Brussels North

$35 - $55

Line 350 bus, bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 350 bus from Aachen, Elisenbrunnen to Maastricht, Station Perron C 350
  2. Take the bus from Maastricht to Brussels, Brussels-North station 328 / ...

$13 - $20

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Aachen to Brussels 90 miles

$18 - $28

Rideshare  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Aachen to Brussels 89.9 miles

$6 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aachen to Brussels is to bus which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 2 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aachen to Brussels is to train which takes 1 h 5 min and costs 19€ - 60€.

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The distance between Aachen and Brussels is 122 km. The road distance is 144 km.

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The train from Aachen Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord takes 1 h 5 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Aachen Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Brussels North. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Aachen Hbf and arriving at Bruxelles-Nord. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Aachen to Brussels every 4 hours. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min. Thalys also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Aachen to Brussels hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Aachen to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Aachen Hauptbahnhof to Brussels North
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Aachen, Elisenbrunnen to Maastricht, Station Perron C
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arriva.nl
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Maastricht to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Aachen to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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