There are 6 ways to get from Brussels to Neuss 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  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...

$43 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Düsseldorf Ouibus

$10 - $15

4 alternative options

Train via Aachen Hbf  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Aachen Hbf Tha / ...
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Neuss Hbf Re / ...

$44 - $101

Bus FlixBus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Düsseldorf 081

$13 - $75

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Neuss 125 miles

$26 - $40

Train, fly  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS

$101 - $334

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Neuss is to bus which costs 9€ - 13€ and takes 4 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Neuss is to drive which takes 1 h 56 min and costs 22€ - 35€.

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The distance between Brussels and Neuss is 168 km. The road distance is 200 km.

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

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

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

Thalys operates a train from Brussels to Neuss every 4 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $90 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min. Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Neuss 3 times a day. Tickets cost $11 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min. Eurolines DE also services this route 5 times a week.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
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
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
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 - $90
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
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 Aachen Hbf to Neuss Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
DB Regio NRW - RB33
Website
avv.de
Train from Aachen, Aachen, Hbf to Neuss, Neuss Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
avv.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Bruxelles - North to Düsseldorf - Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus

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