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There are 12 ways to get from Brussels to Mantua by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Brussels to Milan Linate, train  •  6h 32m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Milan Linate (LIN) BRU - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Lambrate to Mantova

64€ - 685€

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Fly Charleroi to Milan Bergamo, train  •  8h 13m

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) CRL - BGY
  2. Take the train from Bergamo to Milano Lambrate
  3. Take the train from Milano Lambrate to Mantova

46€ - 196€

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Fly Brussels to Verona, bus  •  6h 19m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Verona (VRN) BRU - VRN
  2. Take the bus from Verona, Verona to Mantova, Mantua

118€ - 631€

Fly Brussels to Milan Malpensa, train  •  7h 5m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) BRU - MXP
  2. Take the train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Mantova

57€ - 297€

Fly Brussels to Bologna, train  •  6h 48m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Bologna (BLQ) BRU - BLQ
  2. Take the train from Bologna Centrale to Mantova

105€ - 294€

Fly Brussels to Venice, train, bus  •  7h 41m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Venice (VCE) BRU - VCE
  2. Take the train from Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
  3. Take the bus from Verona, Verona to Mantova, Mantua

75€ - 492€

Fly Charleroi to Verona, bus  •  6h 59m

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Verona (VRN) CRL - VRN
  2. Take the bus from Verona, Verona to Mantova, Mantua

81€ - 417€

Train via Paris  •  12h 25m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Rogoredo Fr
  4. Take the train from Milano Rogoredo to Mantova

214€ - 374€

Train  •  19h 53m

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Koeln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova Uex 1385

103€ - 185€

Bus via Stuttgart Airport (STR)  •  20h

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport 1929 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart - Airport to Mantua Stuttgart - Airport > Ulm > Augsburg > Munich - Fröttmaning > Bolzano > Trento > Verona > Mantua > Bologna

69€ - 74€

Bus  •  21h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles, Nord to Verona 890

55€ - 76€

Drive  •  10h 37m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Mantua 1063.4 km

140€ - 210€

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Mantua is to bus which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 21h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Mantua is to fly and bus which costs 110€ - 650€ and takes 6h 19m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Mantua. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Mantua via Stuttgart - Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Mantua. However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and arriving at Mantova via Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Torino Porta Susa and Milano Rogoredo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 25m.

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The distance between Brussels and Mantua is 793 km. The road distance is 1063.4 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Mantua without a car is to train via Paris which takes 12h 25m and costs 210€ - 380€.

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It takes approximately 6h 32m to get from Brussels to Mantua, including transfers.

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Brussels to Mantua bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Brussels to Mantua train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Mantua is to train via Paris which takes 12h 25m and costs 210€ - 380€. Alternatively, you can bus via Stuttgart Airport (STR), which costs 65€ - 75€ and takes 20h.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Mantua.
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  • Distance: 793.4 km
  • Duration: 6h 32m

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Mantua, Italy?

You can take a train from Brussels to Mantua via Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, and Milano Rogoredo in around 12h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Mantua via Stuttgart - Airport in around 20h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 300€
Flights from Brussels to Verona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
320€ - 1200€
Flights from Brussels to Verona via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
150€ - 430€
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 360€
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 360€
Flights from Brussels to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
350€ - 410€
Flights from Brussels to Bologna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
350€ - 410€
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 500€
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 500€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 120€
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 170€
Flights from Brussels to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 500€
Flights from Brussels to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 320€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 95€
Flights from Charleroi to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
27€ - 320€
Flights from Charleroi to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 390€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 300€
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 410€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 250€
Flights from Brussels to Bologna via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280€ - 500€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
370€ - 460€
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 300€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 260€
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 450€
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Brussels to Verona
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
55€ - 250€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Brussels to Bologna via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
2200€ - 2400€
Train operators
Trenord

Trenord operates regional and suburban lines throughout Italy’s Lombardy region, including the Malapensa Express from Milan’s Malapensa Airport and local lines around Lake Como and the Italian Lakes. Trenord train tickets can be purchased from machines at any train station and don’t need to be booked in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 02 7249 4494
Email
my-link@trenord.it
Website
trenord.it
Train from Milano Lambrate to Mantova
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Trenord
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Trenord
Train from Milano Centrale to Mantova
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
Trenord
Train from Bergamo to Milano Lambrate
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Trenord
Train from Milano Rogoredo to Mantova
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 12€
Website
Trenord
Malpensa Express
Phone
02 72 49 49 49
Website
malpensaexpress.it
Train from Malpensa Aeroporto T.1 to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Malpensa Express
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Mantova
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
11€ - 16€
Base Standard
25€ - 35€
Base Premium
30€ - 50€
Train from Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 50€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
12€ - 17€
Base Standard
27€ - 40€
Base Premium
30€ - 50€
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Milano Rogoredo
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 55€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
14€ - 20€
Base Standard
30€ - 45€
Base Premium
35€ - 55€
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna Centrale to Mantova
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 14€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
13€ - 14€
Train from Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 16€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
14€ - 16€
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 80€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
30€ - 45€
1st Class
55€ - 80€
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Trenitalia Intercity

Trenitalia’s Intercity (IC) trains are slower than the high-speed Frecce trains but are still a good way to travel between major cities and towns, with routes including Rome to Naples, Venice to Bologna and Milan to Genoa. Tickets usually open for booking 90 days ahead of travel, and you’ll need make a seat reservation before boarding. All IC trains have 1st and 2nd class carriages as well as a bar buffet car, air conditioning and power sockets. InterCity trains that run at night are called InterCity Notte (ICN).

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Venezia Mestre to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 160€
Website
Thalys
Standard
75€ - 110€
Comfort
90€ - 120€
Premium
110€ - 160€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
55€ - 120€
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Urlaubs-Express
Passenger
59€
Motorcycle
99€
Vehicle
109€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Verona, Verona to Mantova, Mantua
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
27€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Stuttgart - Airport to Mantua
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
42€
Website
Marino Autolinee
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bruxelles, Nord to Verona
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Milan Linate Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Brussels to Mantua bus services, operated by Marino Autolinee, arrive at Mantua station.

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Brussels to Mantua train services, operated by Trenord, arrive at Mantova station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Mantua is 1063 km. It takes approximately 10h 37m to drive from Brussels to Mantua.

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KLM, Alitalia, Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Brussels Airport to Milan Linate Airport.

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There are 422+ hotels available in Mantua. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 16€ - 18€.

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