There are 11 ways to get from Brussels to Lindau by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Ulm Hbf  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Ulm Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Lindau Hbf Ire / ...

$163 - $243

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Bus  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles Gare du Nord to Karlsruhe
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Lindau N110

$48 - $75

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Train  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Lindau Hbf Ic

$158 - $238

Bus, train  •  12 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles - North to Stuttgart
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf Ire / ...

$93 - $145

Drive  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Lindau 473.9 miles

$95 - $150

Fly Brussels to Friedrichshafen  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) BRU - FDH

$207 - $654

Fly Brussels to Zurich, train  •  6 h 6 min

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

$105 - $361

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Friedrichshafen  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Friedrichshafen (FDH) DUS - FDH

$177 - $530

Fly Brussels to Stuttgart, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Stuttgart (STR) BRU - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf

$107 - $327

Fly Brussels to Basel, train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Basel (BSL) BRU - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Lindau Hbf

$92 - $348

Fly Brussels to Munich, train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Munich (MUC) BRU - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Lindau Hbf

$128 - $324

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Lindau. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles Gare du Nord and arriving at Lindau via Karlsruhe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Lindau. However, there are services departing from Brusel Nord and arriving at Lindau Hbf via Köln Hbf and Ulm Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 2 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Lindau is 534 km. The road distance is 758.2 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Lindau without a car is to train which takes 8 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 2 min to get from Brussels to Lindau, including transfers.

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Brussels to Lindau bus services, operated by Turancar, depart from Bruxelles Gare du Nord station.

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

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The best way to get from Brussels to Lindau is to train which takes 8 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 45 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 19 min.

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There is no direct flight from Brussels Airport to Friedrichshafen Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Lindau.
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  • Distance: 333.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 2 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Lindau, Bavaria, Germany?

You can take a train from Brussels to Lindau via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, and Ulm Hbf in around 8 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Lindau via Karlsruhe in around 11 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Friedrichshafen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Friedrichshafen via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Friedrichshafen via Hamburg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Friedrichshafen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
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 Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
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
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
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 Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Flights from Brussels to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
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 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
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
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $360
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Friedrichshafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
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

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 Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.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 Flughafen to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
Bus operators
Turancar
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 Karlsruhe to Lindau
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bruxelles - North to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
9 h 8 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$48
High
$55

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Lindau is 758 km. It takes approximately 7 h 6 min to drive from Brussels to Lindau.

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Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Brussels Airport to Friedrichshafen Airport.

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There are 862+ hotels available in Lindau. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 17 min and costs .

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