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Fly Brussels to Graz  •  6h 14m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Graz (GRZ) BRU - GRZ

€154 - €334

Cheapest option

Bus  •  17h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels-North train station to Graz P&R Webling N884

€50 - €70

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Graz  •  5h 46m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Graz (GRZ) AMS - GRZ

€161 - €433

Fly Brussels to Ljubljana, shuttle  •  6h 52m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Ljubljana (LJU) BRU - LJU
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Ljubljana Airport to Graz Airport

€194 - €404

Fly Brussels to Zagreb, shuttle  •  7h 21m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Zagreb (ZAG) BRU - ZAG
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb Airport to Graz - Hbf Busbahnhof

€94 - €519

Fly Brussels to Vienna, train  •  7h 47m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Vienna (VIE) BRU - VIE
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Graz Hbf

€83 - €273

Train  •  13h 51m

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Graz Hbf Ec

€141 - €207

Bus, train  •  22h 3m

  1. Take the Bus from Brussels to Linz
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Graz Hbf Ic

€67 - €100

Night train, train  •  16h 3m

  1. Take the night train from Bruxelles-Nord to Linz Hbf Nj
  2. Take the train from Linz Hbf to Graz Hbf Ic

€109 - €152

Drive  •  9h 38m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Graz 1107 km

€110 - €180

Brussels to Graz by train

The train journey time between Brussels and Graz is around 13h 42m and covers a distance of around 1249 km. The fastest train normally takes 13h 40m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, the Brussels to Graz train service departs from Bruxelles-Nord and arrives in Graz Hbf. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
13h 42m
Fastest train time:
13h 40m
Train distance:
1249 km
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€141
Carbon emissions:
65 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:32
Last train departs at:
08:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brussels to Graz train schedules

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International entry into Austria from Belgium

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: Botswana, Brazil, Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Russia, South Africa, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe

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Conditions of entry into Austria from Belgium

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Belgium
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Botswana, Brazil, Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Russia, South Africa, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, United States, Vatican and Vietnam
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, United States, Vatican and Vietnam
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Botswana, Brazil, Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Russia, South Africa, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe

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Rules to follow in Austria

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The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Austria from Belgium.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Graz is 800 555 621.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Graz is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Graz is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 555 621.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Belgium from Austria.

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Last updated: 18 Jul 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Brussels to Graz is to bus, which costs €50 - €70 and takes 17h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Graz is to train and fly which costs €160 - €440 and takes 5h 46m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels-North train station station and arriving at Graz P&R Webling. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Graz. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Nord and arriving at Graz Hbf via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 51m.

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The distance between Brussels and Graz is 912 km. The road distance is 1107 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Graz without a car is to train which takes 13h 51m and costs €140 - €210.

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It takes approximately 6h 14m to get from Brussels to Graz, including transfers.

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Brussels to Graz bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Brussels-North train station.

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Brussels to Graz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Bruxelles-Nord station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Graz is to fly which takes 6h 14m and costs €150 - €340. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €140 - €210 and takes 13h 51m, you could also bus, which costs €50 - €70 and takes 17h 25m.

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  • Distance: 911.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 14m

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Graz, Austria?

Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa and four other airlines fly from Brussels to Graz every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brussels to Graz via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 13h 51m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €460
Flights from Brussels to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €460
Flights from Brussels to Graz via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €460
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Graz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €410
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Graz via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€160 - €410
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €420
Flights from Brussels to Zagreb via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €490
Flights from Brussels to Zagreb via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €550
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €470
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€250 - €600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Graz via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €390
Flights from Brussels to Zagreb via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €340
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €430
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €350
Flights from Brussels to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €470
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Graz via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €320
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Graz
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €270
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €360
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Zagreb
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €470
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €480
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €300
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Thalys
Standard
€60 - €85
Comfort
€70 - €95
Premium
€85 - €120
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Railjet
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Wien Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €16
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
€9 - €12
Business
€13 - €16
1st Class
€13 - €16
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Wien Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€9 - €17
Website
PKP Intercity
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Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €12
1st Class
€13 - €17
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
9h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€70 - €110
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Linz Hbf to Graz Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Bruxelles-Nord to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
12h 3m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€75 - €110
Website
Nightjet
Bus operators
ZUP Prevozi
Phone
+386 (0) 31 30 41 41
Email
info@zup-prevozi.eu
Website
zup-prevozi.eu
Shuttle from Ljubljana Airport to Graz Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€130 - €160
Schedules at
zup-prevozi.eu
Economy class
€130 - €160
GoOpti
Phone
+386 1 320 4530
Email
info@goopti.com
Website
goopti.com
Shuttle from Zagreb Airport to Graz - Hbf Busbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€30 - €290
Schedules at
goopti.com
Shared
€30 - €40
Private
€130 - €290
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels-North train station to Graz P&R Webling
Ave. Duration
17h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Brussels to Linz
Ave. Duration
18h 3m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com

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There is no direct flight from Brussels Airport to Graz Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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Brussels to Graz bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Graz P&R Webling station.

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Brussels to Graz train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Graz Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Graz is 1107 km. It takes approximately 9h 38m to drive from Brussels to Graz.

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KLM, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Brussels Airport to Graz Airport.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 21 min and costs €8 - €10.

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