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There are 5 ways to get from Bad Driburg to Brussels by train, night bus, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 37m

  1. Take the train from Altenbeken to Koeln Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord Ice

103€ - 147€

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  9h 1m

  1. Take the night bus from Paderborn, Paderborn central station to Essen N30
  2. Take the bus from Essen to Brussels, Brussels-North station 081

41€ - 59€

3 alternative options

Train via Essen  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the train from Altenbeken to Essen Hauptbahnhof Re11 / ...
  2. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Brussels - Midi Thalys

94€ - 177€

Drive  •  3h 45m

  1. Drive from Bad Driburg to Brussels 241.2 miles

40€ - 65€

Fly  •  3h 44m

  1. Fly from Paderborn (PAD) to Brussels (BRU) PAD - BRU

175€ - 471€

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The cheapest way to get from Bad Driburg to Brussels is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Bad Driburg to Brussels is to fly which costs 170€ - 480€ and takes 3h 44m.

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The distance between Bad Driburg and Brussels is 339 km. The road distance is 386 km.

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The best way to get from Bad Driburg to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 5h 37m and costs 100€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 5h 37m to get from Bad Driburg to Brussels, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bad Driburg to Brussels is to train which takes 5h 37m and costs 100€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 170€ - 480€ and takes 3h 44m.

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There is no direct flight from Paderborn Airport to Brussels Airport. The quickest flight takes 2h 55m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bad Driburg to Brussels is 386 km. It takes approximately 3h 45m to drive from Bad Driburg to Brussels.

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Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Paderborn Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 1174+ hotels available in Brussels. Prices start at 65€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Bad Driburg to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 212 miles
  • Duration: 5h 37m

What companies run services between Bad Driburg, Germany and Brussels, Belgium?

You can take a train from Bad Driburg to Brussels via Altenbeken and Koeln Hbf in around 5h 37m. Alternatively, Lufthansa and Brussels Airlines fly from Bad Driburg to Brussels every 2 hours.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paderborn to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 440€
Flights from Paderborn to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Paderborn to Brussels via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Paderborn to Brussels via Munich, Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
90€ - 360€
Train operators
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).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Altenbeken to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Altenbeken to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
VRR
Phone
+49 209 1584-0
Email
info@vrr.de
Website
efa.vrr.de
Train from Altenbeken to Essen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
2€
Website
VRR
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Essen Hbf to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
70€ - 100€
1st Class
100€ - 140€
Bus operators
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
Night bus from Paderborn, Paderborn central station to Essen
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
7€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Essen to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 20€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The best way to get from Bad Driburg to Paderborn Airport is to taxi which takes 31m and costs 75€ - 95€.

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