There are 7 ways to get from Brussels to Kaiserslautern by 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 via Köln Hbf  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf Re / ...

$94 - $180

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Kaiserslautern N36

$22 - $40

5 alternative options

Train Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Central to Luxembourg
  2. Take the train from Luxembourg to Trier Hbf Re
  3. Take the train from Trier Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf Re

$67 - $100

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Kaiserslautern 232.6 miles

$45 - $75

Fly Brussels to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Frankfurt (FRA) BRU - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf

$125 - $331

Train to Luxembourg, fly to Saarbrucken, train  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Luxembourg to Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Saarbrucken (SCN) LUX - SCN
  3. Take the train from St Ingbert to Kaiserslautern Hbf

$261 - $783

Fly Brussels to Strasbourg, train  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Strasbourg (SXB) BRU - SXB
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
  3. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  4. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf

$150 - $406

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Kaiserslautern via Köln Hbf and Mannheim Hbf in around 5 h 8 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Kaiserslautern once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 35 min. Turancar also services this route once a week.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Luxembourg to Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Brussels to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$330 - $600
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
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $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-Central to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles-Luxembourg to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
bahn.de
Train from Trier Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $25
Standard
$22 - $30
Train from St Ingbert to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$11 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $23
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $27
1st Class
$39 - $41
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Kaiserslautern
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Turancar
Website
turancar.sk
Bus from Bruxelles Gare du Nord to Kaiserslautern Hertelsbrunnenring
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
turancar.sk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels and Kaiserslautern is 290 km. The road distance is 372 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Kaiserslautern is to bus which costs 19€ - 35€ and takes 5 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Kaiserslautern is to drive which takes 3 h 36 min and costs 40€ - 60€.

No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Kaiserslautern. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles Midi and arriving at Kaiserslautern Hbf via Köln Hbf and Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 8 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Kaiserslautern. Services depart three times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from Brussels to Kaiserslautern, including transfers.