There are 7 ways to get from Brussels to Lübeck 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  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Hkx / ...
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re / ...

Cheapest option

Fly from Brussels, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Hamburg (HAM) BRU - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$38 - $163

5 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Hamburg N71
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg ZOB/Bus-Port to Lübeck Hbf/ZOB 173 / ...

$38 - $90

Bus, train  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Utrecht
  2. Take the bus from Utrecht Centraal, Croeselaan to Hamburg, ZOB 101
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf Re / ...

$81 - $154

Drive  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Lübeck 408.3 miles

$85 - $130

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly, train  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Hamburg (HAM) CGN - HAM
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$96 - $294

Train to Amsterdam, fly, train  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Hamburg (HAM) AMS - HAM
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf

$115 - $325

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Lübeck via Köln Hbf and Hamburg Hbf in around 7 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Lübeck via Hamburg and Hamburg ZOB/Bus-Port in around 9 h 55 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Amsterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
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 - $95
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $95
1st Class
$95 - $130
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$85 - $120
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Flixtrain
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Lübeck Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg ZOB/Bus-Port to Lübeck Hbf/ZOB
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bruxelles - North to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $85
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Ouibus
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Utrecht Centraal, Croeselaan to Hamburg, ZOB
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
arriva.nl

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Brussels to Lübeck?

The distance between Brussels and Lübeck is 545 km. The road distance is 653 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Brussels to Lübeck?

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Lübeck is to bus which costs 30€ - 75€ and takes 9 h 55 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Brussels to Lübeck?

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Lübeck is to fly and train which takes 4 h 45 min and costs 30€ - 140€.

Is there a direct train between Brussels and Lübeck?

No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles Midi and arriving at Lübeck Hbf via Köln Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 15 min.

Is there a direct bus between Brussels and Lübeck?

No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Lübeck. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Lübeck Hbf/ZOB via Hamburg ZOB/Bus-Port. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 55 min.

How long does it take to get from Brussels to Lübeck?

It takes approximately 7 h 15 min to get from Brussels to Lübeck, including transfers.