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There are 11 ways to get from Brussels to Sweden by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, night train or car

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Fly Brussels to Copenhagen  •  4h 20m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Copenhagen (CPH) BRU - CPH

477 kr - 2412 kr

Cheapest option

Fly Charleroi to Copenhagen  •  5h 8m

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Copenhagen (CPH) CRL - CPH

331 kr - 678 kr

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Fly Brussels to Gothenburg  •  4h 29m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Gothenburg (GOT) BRU - GOT

707 kr - 1802 kr

Fly Brussels to Stockholm  •  5h 7m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Stockholm (ARN) BRU - ARN

719 kr - 2224 kr

Fly Brussels to Stockholm Bromma  •  4h 56m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Stockholm Bromma (BMA) BRU - BMA

851 kr - 3656 kr

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Gothenburg  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Gothenburg (GOT) AMS - GOT

1190 kr - 3504 kr

Train via Lund  •  18h 1m

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Koeln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg-Altona Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Hamburg-Altona to København H Ic
  4. Take the train from København H to Lund Centralstation
  5. Take the train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation

1950 kr - 3948 kr

Train  •  21h 56m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Stockholm Centralstation

1125 kr - 3079 kr

Bus  •  26h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels-North train station to Amsterdam Sloterdijk 810 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Hamburg central bus station 075
  3. Take the bus from Hamburg central bus station to Stockholm

726 kr - 1014 kr

Bus and ferry, train, night train  •  24h 3m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Brussels to Duisburg
  2. Take the train from Duisburg central train station to Hamburg central station
  3. Take the night train from Hamburg Hbf to Stockholm Central 300

734 kr - 901 kr

Drive  •  15h 56m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Stockholm 1704.7 km

2000 kr - 2900 kr

Brussels to Sweden by train

The train journey time between Brussels and Sweden is around 25h 24m and covers a distance of around 1777 km. The fastest train normally takes 23h 2m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and others, the Brussels to Sweden train service departs from Bruxelles-Nord and arrives in Stockholm Centralstation. Typically 12 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
25h 24m
Fastest train time:
23h 2m
Trains per week:
12
Cheapest price:
2230 kr
Carbon emissions:
93 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:32
Last train departs at:
20:34

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brussels to Sweden train schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
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International entry into Sweden from Belgium

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Sweden, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican, Australia, New Zealand, Rwanda, South Korea, Thailand, Cyprus and Singapore

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area

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Conditions of entry into Sweden from Belgium

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • COVID-19 test 5 days after arrival
This applies to arrivals from Belgium
  • No quarantine required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • COVID-19 test 5 days after arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Denmark, Finland, Iceland and Norway
  • No quarantine required
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Rules to follow in Sweden

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The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Sweden from Belgium.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Sweden is 11313.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Sweden is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Sweden is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 11313.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Belgium from Sweden.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Brussels to Sweden is to fly, which costs €30 - €70 and takes 5h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Sweden is to fly which costs €45 - €240 and takes 4h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Sweden. However, there are services departing from Brussels-North train station and arriving at Stockholm via Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Hamburg central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Sweden station. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Nord and arriving at Stockholm Centralstation via Koeln Hbf, Hamburg-Altona, København H and Lund Centralstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 1m.

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The distance between Brussels and Sweden is 1171 km. The road distance is 1704.7 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Sweden without a car is to train via Lund which takes 18h 1m and costs €190 - €400.

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It takes approximately 4h 20m to get from Brussels to Sweden, including transfers.

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

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Brussels to Sweden train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Sweden is to fly which takes 4h 20m and costs €45 - €240. Alternatively, you can train via Lund, which costs €190 - €400 and takes 18h 1m, you could also bus, which costs €70 - €110 and takes 26h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Sweden.
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  • Distance: 1171.1 km
  • Duration: 4h 20m

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Sweden?

Scandinavian Airlines, Brussels Airlines and two other airlines fly from Brussels to Malmö every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brussels to Stockholm via Koeln Hbf, Hamburg-Altona, København H, and Lund Centralstation in around 18h 1m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 kr - 3800 kr
Flights from Brussels to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
1300 kr - 3300 kr
Flights from Brussels to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
800 kr - 3000 kr
Flights from Brussels to Stockholm via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800 kr - 3000 kr
Flights from Brussels to Stockholm via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
800 kr - 3000 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Gothenburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
950 kr - 10000 kr
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550 kr - 2300 kr
Flights from Brussels to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1200 kr - 4300 kr
Flights from Brussels to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1400 kr - 3100 kr
Flights from Brussels to Stockholm Bromma
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
1100 kr - 2800 kr
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 kr - 3600 kr
Flights from Brussels to Gothenburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1400 kr - 3100 kr
Flights from Brussels to Stockholm via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1200 kr - 2700 kr
Flights from Brussels to Stockholm via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1200 kr - 2700 kr
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
1100 kr - 3600 kr
Flights from Brussels to Gothenburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
1200 kr - 2000 kr
Flights from Brussels to Stockholm via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1000 kr - 4300 kr
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Gothenburg
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1300 kr - 6000 kr
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
140 kr - 700 kr
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
600 kr - 1200 kr
Website
Thalys
Standard
600 kr - 850 kr
Comfort
750 kr - 950 kr
Premium
850 kr - 1200 kr
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
650 kr - 1300 kr
Website
Thalys
Standard
650 kr - 900 kr
Comfort
750 kr - 1000 kr
Premium
950 kr - 1300 kr
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 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
440 kr - 600 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
750 kr - 1100 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
440 kr - 650 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
750 kr - 1100 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
800 kr - 1200 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
900 kr - 1300 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
800 kr - 1200 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
1200 kr - 2200 kr
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
1200 kr - 2100 kr
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
420 kr - 600 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
420 kr - 600 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne central station to Hamburg-Altona station
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
220 kr - 280 kr
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Cologne central station to Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
220 kr - 280 kr
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Duisburg central train station to Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
200 kr - 250 kr
Website
Flixtrain
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg-Altona to København H
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
440 kr - 600 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Lund Centralstation
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
100 kr - 150 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Lund Centralstation to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
4h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
290 kr - 350 kr
Website
Snälltåget
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Stockholm Centralstation
Ave. Duration
14h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
460 kr - 600 kr
Website
Snälltåget
Night train from Hamburg Hbf to Stockholm Central
Ave. Duration
14h 54m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
460 kr - 550 kr
Website
Snälltåget
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 Brussels-North train station to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
120 kr - 150 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Hamburg central bus station
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
240 kr - 300 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg central bus station to Stockholm
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
450 kr - 550 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
CityBusExpress
Phone
+31 30 333 33 00
Email
info@citybusexpress.com
Website
citybusexpress.com
Bus from Brussels Noord Bus Station to Amsterdam Piarcoplein P+R Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 kr - 170 kr
Website
CityBusExpress
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
160 kr - 200 kr
Website
Blablabus
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Brussels to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
70 kr - 110 kr
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Brussels to Sweden bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Stockholm station.

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Brussels to Sweden train services, operated by Snälltåget, arrive at Stockholm Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Sweden is 1705 km. It takes approximately 15h 56m to drive from Brussels to Sweden.

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Lufthansa, KLM, Brussels Airlines and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Copenhagen Airport.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs €8 - €10.

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