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There are 5 ways to get from Brussels to Bonn (Station) by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  2h 23m

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Bonn Hbf Rb26 / ...

$56 - $89

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  3h 56m

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

$8 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus Eurolines DE  •  4h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles - North to Köln

$45 - $60

Rideshare  •  3h 3m

  1. Take the rideshare from Brussels to Bonn 143.9 miles

$16

Drive  •  2h 14m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Bonn (Station) 144.7 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Bonn (Station) is to bus which costs 7€ - 19€ and takes 3h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Bonn (Station) is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Bonn (Station). However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Bonn Hbf via Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 56m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Bonn (Station). However, there are services departing from Brusel Nord and arriving at Bonn Hbf via Köln, Dom / Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 23m.

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The distance between Brussels and Bonn (Station) is 194 km. The road distance is 231.5 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Bonn (Station) without a car is to train which takes 2h 23m and costs 45€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 2h 23m to get from Brussels to Bonn (Station), including transfers.

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Brussels to Bonn (Station) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Brussels to Bonn (Station) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Brusel Nord station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Bonn (Station) is to train which takes 2h 23m and costs 45€ - 80€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 7€ - 19€ and takes 3h 56m.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Bonn (Station).
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  • Distance: 121 miles
  • Duration: 2h 23m

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Bonn (Station), Germany?

You can take a train from Brussels to Bonn (Station) via Köln, Dom / Hbf in around 2h 23m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Bonn (Station) every 4 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 3h 10m. Ouibus also services this route 3 times a week.

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
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
TransRegio
Phone
+49-261-98887070
Email
service@trans-regio.de
Website
trans-regio.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Website
trans-regio.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $21
Schedules at
bahn.de
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Bonn Hbf
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.de
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
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Cologne
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bruxelles - North to Köln
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Brussels to Bonn
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Brussels to Bonn (Station) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Cologne, Cologne South, Airport station.

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Brussels to Bonn (Station) train services, operated by TransRegio, arrive at Bonn Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Bonn (Station) is 231 km. It takes approximately 2h 14m to drive from Brussels to Bonn (Station).

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Brussels and Bonn (Station). A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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