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There are 10 ways to get from Brescia to Brussels by shuttle, plane, train, bus or car

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Shuttle to Milan Linate, fly to Brussels  •  5h 18m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Brescia to Milano Linate airport
  2. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Brussels (BRU) LIN - BRU

102€ - 261€

Cheapest option

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Brussels  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the train from Brescia to Milano Centrale
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Brussels (BRU) MXP - BRU

49€ - 234€

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Train to Venice, fly to Brussels  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the train from Brescia to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Brussels (BRU) VCE - BRU

66€ - 327€

Fly Milan Bergamo to Charleroi  •  6h 34m

  1. Fly from Milan Bergamo (BGY) to Charleroi (CRL) BGY - CRL

51€ - 250€

Train, train to Bologna, fly to Brussels  •  6h 46m

  1. Take the train from Brescia to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale
  3. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Brussels (BRU) BLQ - BRU

81€ - 366€

Train  •  10h 34m

  1. Take the train from Brescia to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare De Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi

196€ - 378€

Train via Strasbourg  •  12h 39m

  1. Take the train from Brescia to Arth-Goldau Ec
  2. Take the train from Arth-Goldau to Basel SBB Ec
  3. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Strasbourg Ter
  4. Take the train from Strasbourg to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Tgv

267€ - 444€

Bus  •  18h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Brescia to Turin N402
  2. Take the bus from Turin to Brussels-North train station N506

59€ - 71€

Drive  •  9h 42m

  1. Drive from Brescia to Brussels 963.2 km

110€ - 180€

Shuttle, train  •  17h 37m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Desenzano del Garda to Maastricht
  2. Take the train from Hasselt to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. Ic / ...

173€ - 181€

Brescia to Brussels by trains

The train journey time between Brescia and Brussels is around 21h 23m and covers a distance of around 1251 km. The fastest train normally takes 10h 8m. Operated by Trenitalia Frecce, TGV inOui, Transilien and others, the Brescia to Brussels train service departs from Brescia and arrives in Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
21h 23m
Fastest train time:
10h 8m
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
196€
Carbon emissions:
66 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:09
Last train departs at:
10:09

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brescia to Brussels train schedules

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Conditions of entry into Belgium from Italy

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Yes, entry into Belgium is currently allowed from Italy.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Brussels is 800 14689.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Brussels is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Brussels is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Brescia to Brussels is to bus which costs 55€ - 75€ and takes 18h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Brescia to Brussels is to shuttle and fly which costs 100€ - 270€ and takes 5h 18m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brescia to Brussels station. However, there are services departing from Brescia and arriving at Brussels-North train station via Turin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brescia to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Brescia and arriving at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi via Torino Porta Susa, Paris Gare De Lyon and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 34m.

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It is 733 km from Brescia to Brussels. It is approximately 963.2 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Brescia to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 10h 34m and costs 190€ - 380€.

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It takes approximately 5h 18m to get from Brescia to Brussels, including transfers.

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

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Brescia to Brussels train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Brescia station.

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The best way to get from Brescia to Brussels is to fly which takes 6h 34m and costs 50€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 190€ - 380€ and takes 10h 34m, you could also bus, which costs 55€ - 75€ and takes 18h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Brescia to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 733.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 18m

What companies run services between Brescia, Italy and Brussels, Belgium?

Ryanair flies from Brescia to Brussels once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brescia to Brussels via Torino Porta Susa, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Nord in around 10h 34m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 320€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 310€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 310€
Flights from Venice to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 350€
Flights from Venice to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 350€
Flights from Bologna to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 330€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 210€
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 250€
Flights from Venice to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 240€
Flights from Bologna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
45€ - 270€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 220€
Flights from Venice to Brussels via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 430€
Flights from Bologna to Brussels via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 230€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 340€
Flights from Venice to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 320€
Flights from Bologna to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 340€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
11€ - 75€
Flights from Milan Bergamo to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
25€ - 75€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Venice to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 320€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 360€
Train operators
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Brescia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
Trenord
Train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Trenord
Train from Brescia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Milano Centrale to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brescia to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 60€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
16€ - 22€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
40€ - 60€
Train from Brescia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 40€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
9€ - 13€
Base Standard
22€ - 30€
Base Premium
28€ - 40€
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
12€ - 17€
Base Standard
27€ - 40€
Base Premium
30€ - 50€
Train from Brescia to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
19€ - 26€
Base Standard
35€ - 50€
Base Premium
45€ - 65€
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Brescia to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 45€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
18€ - 25€
Smart Low Cost
15€ - 22€
Smart Flex
30€ - 45€
Train from Brescia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 35€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
13€ - 19€
Smart Low Cost
11€ - 16€
Smart Flex
24€ - 35€
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
13€ - 40€
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
15€ - 22€
Smart Low Cost
13€ - 19€
Smart Flex
28€ - 40€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Brescia to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 95€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brescia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
23€ - 45€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Brescia to Arth-Goldau
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 150€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Arth-Goldau to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 70€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel Sbb to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 80€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Brescia to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 24€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
22€ - 24€
Train from Brescia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
4€ - 10€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
9€ - 10€
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 17€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
15€ - 17€
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
100€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Train from Strasbourg to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 160€
Website
Thalys
Standard
75€ - 110€
Comfort
90€ - 120€
Premium
110€ - 160€
Südostbahn
Phone
+41 58 580 70 70
Email
info@sob.ch
Website
sob.ch
Train from Arth-Goldau to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Südostbahn
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Hasselt to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr.
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
15€ - 22€
Bus operators
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Brescia to Milano Linate airport
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
28€ - 130€
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
28€ - 31€
Private
65€ - 130€
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brescia to Turin
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
13€ - 17€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Turin to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Starliner
Phone
+31 (0) 172-881316
Email
info@starliner.nl
Website
starliner.nl
Shuttle from Desenzano del Garda to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
12h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
160€
Book at
Starliner

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The quickest flight from Milan Linate Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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

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Brescia to Brussels train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brescia to Brussels is 963 km. It takes approximately 9h 42m to drive from Brescia to Brussels.

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KLM, Brussels Airlines, Alitalia and Lufthansa offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Brussels Airport.

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The best way to get from Brescia to Milan Linate Airport is to shuttle which takes 1h 30m and costs 28€ - 130€.

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