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There are 5 ways to get from Brussels to Schleiden by train, bus or car

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Train Deutsche Bahn, bus  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Aachen Central Station Ice
  2. Take the bus from Aachen, Hauptbahnhof to Simmerath, Bushof Sb63

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Train  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Kall Bf Rb24 / ...

$70 - $94

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Train Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Eupen Ic
  2. Take the bus from Aachen, Hauptbahnhof to Simmerath, Bushof Sb63

Bus  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Aachen Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Aachen, Bushof to Simmerath, Bushof Sb63

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Schleiden 113.9 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Schleiden is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 2 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Schleiden is to drive which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 2 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Schleiden. However, there are services departing from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and arriving at Schleiden, Kinoplatz via Aachen, Wilmersdorfer Straße, Aachen, Bushof and Simmerath, Bushof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 33 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Schleiden is 154 km. The road distance is 182.2 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Schleiden without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Brussels to Schleiden, including transfers.

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Brussels to Schleiden bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Brussels City Center - Midi Train station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Schleiden is to train which takes 4 h and costs 60€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 33 min.

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Brussels to Schleiden bus services, operated by DB Bahn Rheinlandbus, arrive at Simmerath, Bushof station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Schleiden is 182 km. It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to drive from Brussels to Schleiden.

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  • Distance: 96.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 57 min

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Schleiden via Köln, Dom / Hbf, Kall Bf, and Kall Bf in around 4 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Schleiden via Aachen, Aachen, Wilmersdorfer Straße, Aachen, Bushof, and Simmerath, Bushof in around 5 h 33 min.

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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brusel Nord to Aachen Central Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Kall Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.de
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Eupen
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
belgianrail.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$23 - $35
Bus operators
DB Bahn Rheinlandbus
Phone
01806/607085
Email
dbregiobusnrw@deutschebahn.com
Website
rve-aachen.de
Bus from Aachen, Hauptbahnhof to Simmerath, Bushof
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
rve-aachen.de
Bus from Aachen, Bushof to Simmerath, Bushof
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
rve-aachen.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 City Center - Midi Train station to Aachen
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus

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