There are 4 ways to get from Brussels to Mönchengladbach by train, bus or car

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  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Aachen Hbf Tha / ...
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Mönchengladbach Hbf Rb / ...

$43 - $99

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Mönchengladbach N179

$12 - $22

2 alternative options

Bus, line 47 bus, train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Aachen
  2. Take the line 47 bus from Aachen, Wilmersdorfer Straße to Herzogenrath, Bahnhof 47
  3. Take the train from Herzogenrath to Mönchengladbach Hbf Rb / ...

Drive  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Mönchengladbach 112.8 miles

$23 - $35

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Mönchengladbach via Aachen Hbf in around 2 h 21 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Mönchengladbach once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $22 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Aachen Hbf to Mönchengladbach Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Herzogenrath to Mönchengladbach Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
bahn.de
DB Regio NRW - Rhein-Sieg-Express
Website
avv.de
Train from Herzogenrath, Herzogenrath, Bf to Mönchengladbach, Mönchengladbach, Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
avv.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Mönchengladbach
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Aachen
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
ASEAG
Phone
0241 1688-3040
Website
aseag.de
Bus from Aachen, Wilmersdorfer Straße to Herzogenrath, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
aseag.de

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Brussels to Mönchengladbach?

The distance between Brussels and Mönchengladbach is 151 km. The road distance is 180 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Mönchengladbach is to bus which costs 10€ - 18€ and takes 3 h 30 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Mönchengladbach is to drive which takes 1 h 48 min and costs 19€ - 29€.

Is there a direct train between Brussels and Mönchengladbach?

No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Mönchengladbach. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles Midi and arriving at Mönchengladbach Hbf via Aachen Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 21 min.

Is there a direct bus between Brussels and Mönchengladbach?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Mönchengladbach. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Brussels to Mönchengladbach, including transfers.