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There are 12 ways to get from Brussels to Bolzano by train, car train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  12 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Bolzano/Bozen Ec

$193 - $303

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Bus FlixBus  •  15 h

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport N815 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Bozen N537

$58 - $101

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Train, car train  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the car train from Köln Hbf to Bolzano Uex 1385

$113 - $208

Bus Eurolines DE  •  18 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles - North to München
  2. Take the bus from Munich Airport to Bolzano

$122 - $194

Drive  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Bolzano 617.6 miles

$140 - $220

Fly Brussels to Venice, train  •  7 h 41 min

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

$60 - $292

Fly Brussels to Munich, bus  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Munich (MUC) BRU - MUC
  2. Take the bus from Munich Airport to Bolzano

$125 - $336

Fly Charleroi to Milan Bergamo, bus  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) CRL - BGY
  2. Take the bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Bolzano

$89 - $265

Fly Charleroi to Venice Treviso, train  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Venice Treviso (TSF) CRL - TSF
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bolzano/Bozen

$76 - $325

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Munich, bus  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Munich (MUC) DUS - MUC
  3. Take the bus from Munich Airport to Bolzano

$180 - $362

Fly Brussels to Milan Linate, train  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Milan Linate (LIN) BRU - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bolzano

$73 - $341

Fly Brussels to Venice Treviso, train  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Venice Treviso (TSF) BRU - TSF
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Bolzano/Bozen

$75 - $356

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Bolzano is to bus which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 15 h.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Bolzano is to fly and train which costs 50€ - 260€ and takes 7 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Bolzano. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Bozen via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Bolzano. However, there are services departing from Brusel Nord and arriving at Bolzano/Bozen via Köln Hbf and München Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 7 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Bolzano is 706 km. The road distance is 988.2 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Bolzano without a car is to train which takes 12 h 7 min and costs 160€ - 270€.

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It takes approximately 12 h 7 min to get from Brussels to Bolzano, including transfers.

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

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Brussels to Bolzano train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Brusel Nord station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Bolzano is to train which takes 12 h 7 min and costs 160€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 15 h.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Bolzano.
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  • Distance: 440.9 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 7 min

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Bolzano via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, and München Hbf in around 12 h 7 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Bolzano via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport in around 15 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $500
Flights from Brussels to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $250
Flights from Charleroi to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $320
Flights from Brussels to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $370
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
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 Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Bolzano/Bozen
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Köln Hbf to Bolzano
Ave. Duration
11 h 44 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
$68
Motorcycle
$114
Vehicle
$126
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 Venezia Mestre to Bolzano/Bozen
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$30 - $40
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bolzano
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Bolzano/Bozen
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Eurocity

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 Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Bozen
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Once 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 Bruxelles - North to München
Ave. Duration
13 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$55
High
$61
Alto Adige Bus
Phone
895 895 0831
Email
info@suedtirolbus.it
Website
altoadigebus.com
Bus from Munich Airport to Bolzano
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
altoadigebus.com
Bus from Orio al Serio Airport to Bolzano
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
altoadigebus.com

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Brussels to Bolzano bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bozen station.

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Brussels to Bolzano train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Bolzano/Bozen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Bolzano is 988 km. It takes approximately 9 h 31 min to drive from Brussels to Bolzano.

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KLM, Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Venice Airport.

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There are 1487+ hotels available in Bolzano. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs 4€ - 18€.

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