There are 9 ways to get from Bielefeld to Brussels by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord Ice

$71 - $106

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Bielefeld to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport 073 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cologne to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station Ouibus

$20 - $33

7 alternative options

Bus Eurolines DE  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Bielefeld to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Duisburg to Bruxelles - North

$77 - $122

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Bielefeld to Brussels 240.7 miles

$50 - $75

Train to Paderborn, fly to Brussels  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Paderborn Hbf
  2. Fly from Paderborn (PAD) to Brussels (BRU) PAD - BRU

$182 - $627

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly to Brussels  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hengelo
  2. Take the train from Hengelo to Schiphol (Airport)
  3. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU

$102 - $303

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Brussels  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Köln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU) FRA - BRU

$167 - $392

Train, train to Hamburg, fly to Brussels  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hannover Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Brussels (BRU) HAM - BRU

$90 - $213

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Amsterdam (AMS) DUS - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Bruxelles-Midi

$166 - $388

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

You can take a train from Bielefeld to Brussels via Köln Hbf in around 4 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bielefeld to Brussels via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport and Cologne in around 6 h 46 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paderborn to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Paderborn to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Paderborn to Brussels via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Paderborn to Brussels via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Hamburg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Hamburg to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Hamburg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Dusseldorf to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Paderborn Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
eurobahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Hengelo to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bielefeld to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Cologne to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bielefeld to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Duisburg to Bruxelles - North
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bielefeld and Brussels is 318 km. The road distance is 385 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bielefeld to Brussels is to bus which costs 17€ - 29€ and takes 6 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Bielefeld to Brussels is to drive which takes 3 h 31 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

No, there is no direct train from Bielefeld to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Bielefeld Hbf and arriving at Bruxelles-Nord via Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Bielefeld to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Bielefeld and arriving at Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station via Cologne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 46 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Bielefeld to Brussels, including transfers.