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There are 5 ways to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Brussels Airport (BRU) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly

  1. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Brussels (BRU)

Train

  1. Take the train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] to Brussels-North train station

Bus via Antwerp

  1. Take the bus from Berlin Airport BER to Antwerp

Drive

  1. Drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Brussels Airport (BRU)
Germany → Belgium
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International entry into Belgium from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Belgium, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Jordan, Kuwait, Macau, Monaco, Namibia, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay and Vatican

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Belgium from Germany

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from Germany
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland) with the exception of Andorra, Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Jordan, Kuwait, Macau, Namibia, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates and Uruguay
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Argentina, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Jordan, Kuwait, Macau, Monaco, Namibia, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay and Vatican
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland)
  • COVID-19 test 7 days after arrival
This applies to arrivals from Jordan

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Rules to follow in Belgium

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Belgium from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Brussels Airport (BRU) is 800 14689.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Brussels Airport (BRU) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Brussels Airport (BRU) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 14689.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from Belgium.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 25 Nov 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to fly which costs €16 - €150 and takes 1h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to fly which costs €16 - €150 and takes 1h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Brussels Airport (BRU). However, there are services departing from Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2 and arriving at Brussels Airport - Zaventem via Berlin Hbf, Koeln Hbf and Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 28m.

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The distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) and Brussels Airport (BRU) is 643 km. The road distance is 768 km.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Brussels Airport (BRU) without a car is to train which takes 8h 28m and costs €75 - €260.

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It takes approximately 1h 20m to fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Brussels (BRU), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Brussels Airport (BRU) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Berlin Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to fly which takes 1h 20m and costs €16 - €150. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €75 - €260 and takes 8h 28m, you could also bus, which costs €45 - €65 and takes 14h 22m.

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The quickest flight from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Brussels Airport (BRU) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Bruxelles-Nord station.

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Map of how to get from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Brussels Airport (BRU).
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  • Distance: 643.2 km
  • Duration: 1h 20m

What companies run services between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER), Germany and Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium?

Brussels Airlines, Ryanair and two other airlines fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Brussels Airport (BRU) every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Brussels Airport (BRU) via Berlin Hbf, Koeln Hbf, and Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord in around 8h 28m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €260
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €310
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €310
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €260
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€18 - €170
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €350
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

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 Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€95 - €130
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Berlin central station to Cologne central station
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€27 - €35
Website
Flixtrain
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Berlin ZOB [Fernbus] to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
12h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin Airport BER to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Yes, the driving distance between Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Brussels Airport (BRU) is 768 km. It takes approximately 6h 38m to drive from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport (BER) to Brussels Airport (BRU).

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Ryanair, KLM, Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt Airport to Brussels Airport.

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