There are 9 ways to get from Brussels to Brixen by train, car train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  11 h 35 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 Bressanone/Brixen Ec

$194 - $299

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  17 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Düsseldorf 081
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Bozen N537

$69 - $203

7 alternative options

Train, car train  •  14 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the car train from Köln to Innsbruck
  3. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bressanone/Brixen Rex / ...

$168 - $227

Bus Eurolines DE  •  18 h 21 min

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

$123 - $191

Drive  •  9 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Brixen 591.9 miles

$140 - $210

Fly to Innsbruck, bus  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Innsbruck (INN) BRU - INN
  2. Take the bus from Innsbruck Airport to Bressanone

$165 - $511

Fly to Munich, bus  •  7 h 45 min

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

$140 - $331

Fly to Venice, train  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Venice (VCE) BRU - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bressanone

$78 - $343

Fly to Milan Linate, train  •  9 h

  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 Bressanone

$91 - $332

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Brixen is to bus which costs 100€ - 170€ and takes 18 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Brixen is to fly and bus which costs 140€ - 440€ and takes 7 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Brixen. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Bressanone - Autostazione via Düsseldorf and Bolzano - Stazione. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Brixen. However, there are services departing from Brusel Nord and arriving at Bressanone/Brixen via Köln Hbf and München Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 35 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Brixen is 705 km. The road distance is 947 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brixen without a car is to train which takes 11 h 35 min and costs 160€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 11 h 35 min to get from Brussels to Brixen, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brixen is to train which takes 11 h 35 min and costs 160€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 55€ - 180€ and takes 17 h 47 min.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Brixen.
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  • Distance: 440.7 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 35 min

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Brixen via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, and München Hbf in around 11 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Brixen via Düsseldorf, Bozen, and Bolzano - Stazione in around 17 h 47 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Innsbruck via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
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 Brussels to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $500
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 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
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
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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 Bressanone/Brixen
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
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 to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Bressanone/Brixen
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Mestre Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
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 Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $19
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $19
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Bressanone
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$25 - $30
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Düsseldorf to Bozen
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bruxelles - North to Düsseldorf - Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bruxelles - North to München
Ave. Duration
13 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$56
High
$63
Alto Adige Bus
Phone
895 895 0831
Email
info@suedtirolbus.it
Website
altoadigebus.com
Bus from Munich Airport to Bressanone
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Schedules at
altoadigebus.com
Bus from Innsbruck Airport to Bressanone
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
altoadigebus.com

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