There are 7 ways to get from Bochum 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  •  3 h 44 min

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

$58 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 35 min

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

$15 - $26

5 alternative options

Train Bahn DE  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Bochum Hbf to Aachen Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Ice / ...

$62 - $129

Bus Ouibus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Duisburg to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station Dortmund > Duisburg > Dusseldorf > Cologne > Aix-la-Chapelle > Liège > Bruxelles Schaerbeek - Gare Nord > Bruxelles Centre - Gare Midi > Paris Centre - Bercy > Orléans > Tours > Poitiers > Angoulême > Bordeaux Centre > Bayonne > Saint-Sébastien > Hernani

$28 - $40

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

$146 - $359

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  6 h 12 min

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

$108 - $299

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

You can take a train from Bochum to Brussels via Köln Hbf in around 3 h 44 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bochum to Brussels once a week. Tickets cost $15 - $26 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 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 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 50 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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
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
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
Deutsche Bahn
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
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bochum Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bochum Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bochum Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Bochum Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Bus operators
FlixBus
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
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Duisburg to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bochum to Brussels?

The distance between Bochum and Brussels is 212 km. The road distance is 247 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bochum to Brussels?

The cheapest way to get from Bochum to Brussels is to bus which costs 12€ - 21€ and takes 4 h 35 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bochum to Brussels?

The quickest way to get from Bochum to Brussels is to drive which takes 2 h 23 min and costs 26€ - 40€.

Is there a direct train between Bochum and Brussels?

No, there is no direct train from Bochum to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Bochum Hbf and arriving at Bruxelles-Nord via Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 44 min.

Is there a direct bus between Bochum and Brussels?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bochum and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station. Services depart once a week, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Bochum to Brussels?

It takes approximately 3 h 44 min to get from Bochum to Brussels, including transfers.