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

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Train, bus  •  2h 46m

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Aachen Hbf Ice
  2. Take the bus from Aachen, Kaiserplatz to Monschau, Parkhaus Sb66 / ...

Cheapest option

Train  •  2h 59m

  1. Take the train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Eupen Ic

15€ - 21€

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles, Rue Royale to Aachen 524
  2. Take the bus from Aachen, Kaiserplatz to Monschau, Parkhaus Sb66 / ...

Drive  •  1h 47m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Monschau 150.9 km

17€ - 26€

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Monschau is to train which costs 15€ - 22€ and takes 2h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Monschau is to drive which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 1h 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Monschau. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles, Rue Royale and arriving at Monschau, Parkhaus via Aachen, Wilmersdorfer Straße and Aachen, Kaiserplatz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 54m.

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The distance between Brussels and Monschau is 137 km. The road distance is 150.9 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Monschau without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 46m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 46m to get from Brussels to Monschau, including transfers.

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Brussels to Monschau bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Bruxelles, Rue Royale station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Monschau is to train which takes 2h 59m and costs 15€ - 22€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3h 54m.

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Brussels to Monschau bus services, operated by DB Bahn Rheinlandbus, arrive at Monschau, Parkhaus station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Monschau is 151 km. It takes approximately 1h 47m to drive from Brussels to Monschau.

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  • Distance: 137.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 46m

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Eupen hourly. Tickets cost 13€ - 19€ and the journey takes 1h 35m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Monschau via Aachen, Aachen, Wilmersdorfer Straße, and Aachen, Kaiserplatz in around 3h 54m.

Train operators
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).

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Eupen
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
1st Class
20€ - 29€
Bus operators
DB Bahn Rheinlandbus
Phone
01806/607085
Email
dbregiobusnrw@deutschebahn.com
Website
rheinlandbus.de
Bus from Aachen, Kaiserplatz to Monschau, Parkhaus
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB Bahn Rheinlandbus
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, Rue Royale to Aachen
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Eurolines FR

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