There are 8 ways to get from Brussels to Ankara by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Brussels  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Ankara (ESB) BRU - ESB

$97 - $284

7 alternative options

Fly from Charleroi  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Ankara (ESB) CRL - ESB

$189 - $623

Train, bus via Regensburg Hbf  •  46 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Regensburg Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Take the bus from Regensburg to Novi Pazar
  4. Take the bus from Novi Pazar to Pendik
  5. Take the train from Pendik to Ankara Yht

Bus  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Munich, Munich central bus station N36
  2. Take the bus from Munich to Istanbul
  3. Take the bus from Istanbul to Ankara

$164 - $213

Train, bus Georg  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Aachen Hbf Tha / ...
  2. Take the bus from Aachen to Haskovo
  3. Take the bus from Haskovo to Gebze
  4. Take the train from Gebze to Ankara Yht

$176 - $445

Train, bus EAAA  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cologne to Burgas
  3. Take the bus from Burgas South to Istanbul
  4. Take the bus from Istanbul to Ankara

$158 - $268

Drive, train  •  30 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
  2. Take the train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  4. Drive from Kufstein to Ankara

$444 - $654

Drive  •  29 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Ankara 1923.9 miles

$400 - $600

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Ankara is to fly which costs 80€ - 250€ and takes 7 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Ankara is to fly which takes 7 h 13 min and costs 80€ - 250€.

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The distance between Brussels and Ankara is 2514 km. The road distance is 3078 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 13 min to get from Brussels to Ankara, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Ankara. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Ankara via Munich and Istanbul. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 0 h.

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What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Ankara, Turkey?

SunExpress, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Brussels to Ankara hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Ankara via Munich, Munich central bus station, Munich, and Istanbul in around 2 days 0 h.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $450
Flights from Brussels to Ankara via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $450
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Charleroi to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Charleroi to Ankara via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
6 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Ankara via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
SunExpress
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Brussels to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $440
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Brussels to Ankara via Kiev
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $310
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Regensburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Turkish Railways (TCDD)
Phone
+90 444 8 233
Website
tcddtasimacilik.gov.tr
Train from Pendik to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Train from Gebze to Ankara
Ave. Duration
3 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
tcdd.gov.tr
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $120
Bus operators
Pejic Tours
Phone
+381 20 314 545
Email
info@pejictours.com
Website
pejictours.com
Bus from Regensburg to Novi Pazar
Ave. Duration
16 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55
Schedules at
pejictours.com
Book at
pejictours.com
Ozlem Tours
Phone
+38120 411090
Email
ozlemtours@yahoo.com
Website
ozlem.rs
Bus from Novi Pazar to Pendik
Ave. Duration
15 h 32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
ozlem.rs
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Brussels North to Munich ZOB Hackerbrucke
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eurolines.de
Turancar
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Munich to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
28 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$108
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
MetroTurizm
Website
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Istanbul Otogari to Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Bus from Haskovo to Gebze
Ave. Duration
8 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $23
Schedules at
metroturizm.com.tr
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Aachen to Haskovo
Ave. Duration
37 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $350
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
EAAA
Website
rta.government.bg
Bus from Cologne to Burgas
Ave. Duration
37 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Schedules at
rta.government.bg

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