There are 9 ways to get from Brussels to Karlsruhe by train, bus, night 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.

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Train via Mannheim Hbf  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...

$115 - $172

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Karlsruhe N136

$30 - $75

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Train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...

$108 - $158

Bus, night bus  •  8 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels-North to Strasbourg
  2. Take the night bus from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Ouibus

$58 - $101

Drive  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Karlsruhe 306.5 miles

$60 - $95

Fly to Stuttgart, bus  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Stuttgart (STR) BRU - STR
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe

$63 - $259

Fly to Strasbourg, train  •  4 h 9 min

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

$105 - $360

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  4 h 45 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 Karlsruhe Hbf

$109 - $335

Fly to Basel, train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Basel (BSL) BRU - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Karlsruhe Hbf

$93 - $351

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Karlsruhe is to bus which costs 26€ - 65€ and takes 7 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Karlsruhe is to fly and train which costs 90€ - 310€ and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Karlsruhe is 355 km. The road distance is 490.4 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 28 min to get from Brussels to Karlsruhe, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station station and arriving at Karlsruhe. Services depart three times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Karlsruhe. However, there are services departing from Brusel Nord and arriving at Karlsruhe Hbf via Köln Hbf and Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 28 min.

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Karlsruhe via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, and Mannheim Hbf in around 4 h 28 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Karlsruhe once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 7 h 45 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Flights from Brussels to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
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
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
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
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
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 Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $39
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
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 Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Brussels North to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
9 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$45
High
$51
Turancar
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Brussels-North to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $100
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Night bus from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus

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