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There are 6 ways to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Fernwald by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly, train

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Frankfurt (FRA)
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Giessen

Train

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Giessen

Train via Cologne

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Siegen Hbf
  3. Take the train from Siegen Hbf to Giessen

Train via Aachen

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Aachen Hbf
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Siegen Hbf
  3. Take the train from Siegen Hbf to Giessen

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Brussels-North train station to Koblenz Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the bus from Limburg to Gießen Bahnhof

Drive

  1. Drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Fernwald

Brussels Airport (BRU) to Fernwald by train and bus

The journey time between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Fernwald is around 6h 2m and covers a distance of around 483 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 42m. Operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Regional and others, the Brussels Airport (BRU) to Fernwald service departs from Brussels Airport - Zaventem and arrives in Fernwald-Steinbach Lahnstraße. Typically 74 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

74 Weekly Services
6h 2m Average Duration
€90 Cheapest Price
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Fernwald is to drive which costs €40 - €65 and takes 3h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Fernwald is to fly and train which costs €50 - €250 and takes 3h 4m.

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The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Fernwald is 304 km. The road distance is 380.1 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Fernwald without a car is to train which takes 6h 2m and costs €85 - €170.

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It takes approximately 3h 4m to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Fernwald, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Fernwald is to train which takes 6h 2m and costs €85 - €170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10h 5m.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) to Fernwald is 380 km. It takes approximately 3h 26m to drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Fernwald.

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Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Brussels Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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There are 56+ hotels available in Fernwald. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Fernwald.
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  • Distance: 304.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 4m

What companies run services between Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium and Fernwald, Germany?

You can take a train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Fernwald via Bruxelles-Nord, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Giessen, and Gießen Bahnhof in around 6h 2m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Fernwald via Bruxelles-Nord, Brussels-North train station, Koblenz Hauptbahnhof, Limburg, and Gießen Bahnhof in around 10h 5m.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €410
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €410
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Giessen
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Köln Hbf to Siegen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Aachen Hbf to Siegen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
HLB Hessische Landesbahn GmbH
Phone
0800 44 33 700
Website
hlb-online.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Giessen
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
HLB Hessische Landesbahn GmbH
Train from Siegen Hbf to Giessen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
HLB Hessische Landesbahn GmbH
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Giessen
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€20 - €28
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Giessen
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€14 - €20
1st Class
€21 - €35
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels-North train station to Koblenz Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€16 - €20
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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Bus SEV
Phone
+49 69 24248024
Website
rmv.de
Bus from Limburg to Gießen Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
Bus SEV

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