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

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Train  •  9 h 58 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 Kufstein M / ...
  4. Take the train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...

$197 - $300

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Bus  •  15 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Munich, Munich central bus station N136 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße 040 / ...

$55 - $104

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Drive, train  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Köln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  4. Take the train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf Rj / ...

$176 - $271

Train, car train  •  12 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the car train from Köln to Innsbruck Ski Train

$159 - $209

Bus Eurolines DE  •  16 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles - North to München
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße 040 / ...

$64 - $105

Drive  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Innsbruck 543.1 miles

$110 - $170

Fly Brussels to Innsbruck  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Innsbruck (INN) BRU - INN

$125 - $449

Fly Brussels to Munich, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Munich (MUC) BRU - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein
  3. Take the train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf

$136 - $315

Fly Brussels to Zurich, train  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Zurich (ZRH) BRU - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf

$143 - $406

Fly Brussels to Venice, train  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Venice (VCE) BRU - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Innsbruck Hbf

$86 - $351

Train to Rotterdam, fly to Innsbruck  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to Innsbruck (INN) RTM - INN

$112 - $1,575

Train to Antwerp, fly to Munich, train  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Antwerpen-Berchem
  2. Fly from Antwerp (ANR) to Munich (MUC) ANR - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein
  4. Take the train from Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf

$117 - $488

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Innsbruck is to bus which costs 50€ - 90€ and takes 16 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Innsbruck is to train and fly which costs 95€ - 1400€ and takes 6 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Innsbruck. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße via Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 7 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Innsbruck. However, there are services departing from Brusel Nord and arriving at Innsbruck Hbf via Köln Hbf, München Hbf and Kufstein. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 58 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Innsbruck is 650 km. The road distance is 869 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Innsbruck without a car is to train which takes 9 h 58 min and costs 160€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 58 min to get from Brussels to Innsbruck, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Brussels to Innsbruck is to train which takes 9 h 58 min and costs 160€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 90€ and takes 15 h 7 min, you could also fly, which costs 100€ - 390€ and takes 6 h 45 min.

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  • Distance: 406.1 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 58 min

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Innsbruck via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, München Hbf, and Kufstein in around 9 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Innsbruck via Munich, Munich central bus station in around 15 h 7 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 Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
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
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 Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Venice
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $500
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 Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
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
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Antwerp to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Rotterdam to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $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 Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.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 Kufstein to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
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
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
EuroNight
Website
cd.cz
Train from Zürich HB to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Website
cd.cz
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 Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $75
Premier
$80 - $90
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $16
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 Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Brussels North to Munich ZOB Hackerbrucke
Ave. Duration
14 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
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
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There is no direct flight from Brussels Airport to Innsbruck Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Brussels to Innsbruck bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Innsbruck, Innsbruck Südbahnstraße station.

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Brussels to Innsbruck train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Innsbruck Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Innsbruck is 869 km. It takes approximately 8 h 14 min to drive from Brussels to Innsbruck.

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

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Book your Brussels to Innsbruck bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 1299+ hotels available in Innsbruck. Prices start at $70 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 16€ - 18€.

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