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

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  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Ulm Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt Ire / ...

$142 - $245

Cheapest option

Bus via Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport  •  13 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport N136 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Friedrichshafen 110

$45 - $76

7 alternative options

Train Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt Re / ...

$147 - $213

Bus Eurolines CH  •  14 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels North to Zurich
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Friedrichshafen 006 / ...

$63 - $89

Drive  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Friedrichshafen 402.5 miles

$80 - $130

Fly to Friedrichshafen  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) BRU - FDH

$210 - $636

Fly to Zurich, train, ferry  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Zurich (ZRH) BRU - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Romanshorn
  3. Take the ferry from Romanshorn Autoquai to Friedrichshafen Autoquai

$124 - $361

Fly to Basel, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Basel (BSL) BRU - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Friedrichshafen Stadt

$102 - $343

Fly to Stuttgart, bus, train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Stuttgart (STR) BRU - STR
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Ulm
  3. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt

$110 - $302

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Friedrichshafen, Germany?

You can take a train from Brussels to Friedrichshafen via Köln Hbf and Ulm Hbf in around 7 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Friedrichshafen via Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport in around 13 h 25 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Friedrichshafen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Friedrichshafen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Friedrichshafen via Hamburg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $460
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $460
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Romanshorn
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $55
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Friedrichshafen
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zurich to Friedrichshafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Ulm
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Turancar
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Brussels North to Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Book at
eurolines.ch
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Romanshorn Autoquai to Friedrichshafen Autoquai
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
bsb.de

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels and Friedrichshafen is 514 km. The road distance is 644 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Friedrichshafen is to bus which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 13 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Friedrichshafen is to fly which takes 5 h 22 min and costs 170€ - 550€.

No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Friedrichshafen. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles Midi and arriving at Friedrichshafen Stadt via Köln Hbf and Ulm Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 25 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Friedrichshafen. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Friedrichshafen via Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 25 min to get from Brussels to Friedrichshafen, including transfers.