There are 5 ways to get from Belgium to Germany by train, bus, rideshare or car

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

Recommended option

Train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$133 - $266

Cheapest option

Bus Eurolines DE  •  15 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Duisburg Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Duisburg Hbf to Berlin ZOB

$40 - $97

3 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Berlin, Berlin central bus station 081

$47 - $80

Rideshare  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Brussels to Berlin 477.4 miles

$46

Drive  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Berlin 478.1 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belgium to Germany is to rideshare which costs 40€ and takes 8 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belgium to Germany is to drive which takes 7 h 6 min and costs 85€ - 130€.

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The distance between Belgium and Germany is 407 km. The road distance is 765 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 45 min to get from Belgium to Germany, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belgium to Germany. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Berlin, S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf/Memhardstr. via Berlin, Masurenallee/ZOB and S+U Zoologischer Garten Bhf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 36 min.

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What companies run services between Belgium and Germany?

You can take a train from Brussels to Berlin via Gare Du Midi, Bruxelles Midi, Köln Hbf, Berlin Hbf (tief), and Berlin Hbf in around 7 h 45 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Berlin once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 11 h 45 min.

Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $120
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Duisburg Hbf to Berlin ZOB
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Brussels to Berlin
Ave. Duration
8 h 56 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$46
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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