There are 6 ways to get from Bochum to Brussels by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Thalys  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Brussels - Midi

$92 - $128

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Bus  •  4 h 35 min

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

$14 - $24

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Train Deutsche Bahn  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Bochum Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord Ice

$72 - $108

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Bochum to Brussels 154.4 miles

$30 - $50

Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  4 h 19 min

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

$126 - $352

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Bochum Hbf to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Brussels (BRU) DUS - BRU

$76 - $281

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bochum and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station station. Services depart four times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bochum to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Bochum Hbf and arriving at Brussels - Midi via Essen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

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The distance between Bochum and Brussels is 212 km. The road distance is 247.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bochum to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 3 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Bochum to Brussels, including transfers.

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Bochum to Brussels bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bochum station.

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Bochum to Brussels train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Essen Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Bochum to Brussels is to train which takes 3 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 35 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Bochum to Brussels bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Map of how to get from Bochum to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 132.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 52 min

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

Thalys operates a train from Bochum to Brussels 4 times a day. Tickets cost $80 - $110 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bochum to Brussels 4 times a week. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Essen Hbf to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$80 - $110
1st Class
$110 - $160
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bochum Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Bochum Hbf to Düsseldorf, Flughafen
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bochum Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bochum Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bochum Hbf to Düsseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
bahn.de
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bochum to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Bochum to Brussels train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Brussels - Midi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bochum to Brussels is 247 km. It takes approximately 2 h 23 min to drive from Bochum to Brussels.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Brussels Airport.

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Book your Bochum to Brussels bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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