There are 9 ways to get from Catania to Brussels Airport (BRU) by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, car or ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly Catania to Brussels  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Brussels (BRU) CTA - BRU

$70 - $470

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Bus to Palermo, fly to Brussels  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport to Palermo
  2. Fly from Palermo (PMO) to Brussels (BRU) PMO - BRU

$122 - $395

Fly Catania to Charleroi  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Catania (CTA) to Charleroi (CRL) CTA - CRL

$86 - $167

Train via Roma Termini  •  26 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Roma Termini Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Fr
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Köln Hbf Ice
  5. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord Ice

$362 - $590

Train  •  31 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Milano Centrale Icn
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  4. Take the train from Strasbourg to Bruxelles Midi Tgv

$406 - $541

Train #2  •  32 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Catania Centrale to Milano Centrale Icn
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  4. Take the train from Strasbourg to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi Tha

$436 - $631

Bus  •  32 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from CATANIA - Via Archimede to Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano Baltour
  2. Take the bus from Milan, Milan to Brussels, Brussels-North station N836

$124 - $398

Bus and ferry, bus  •  45 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Catania to Battipaglia
  2. Take the bus from Battipaglia to Brussel

$193 - $275

Drive, ferry  •  29 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Catania to Palermo
  2. Take the ferry from Palermo to Genoa
  3. Drive from Genoa to Brussels Airport (BRU)

$266 - $435

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The cheapest way to get from Catania to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to fly which costs 70€ - 150€ and takes 6 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Catania to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to fly which costs 60€ - 400€ and takes 2 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Catania to Brussels Airport (BRU). However, there are services departing from CATANIA - Via Archimede and arriving at Zaventem Luchthaven Perron B via Milan, Milan and Brussel Noord Perron 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Catania to Brussels Airport (BRU). However, there are services departing from Catania Centrale and arriving at Brussels Airport - Zaventem via Roma Termini, Milano Centrale, Basel SBB, Köln Hauptbahnhof and Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 15 min.

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The distance between Catania and Brussels Airport (BRU) is 1709 km.

The best way to get from Catania to Brussels Airport (BRU) without a car is to train which takes 26 h 15 min and costs 300€ - 500€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to fly from Catania (CTA) to Brussels (BRU), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Catania to Brussels Airport (BRU) bus services, operated by Baltour, depart from CATANIA - Via Archimede station.

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Catania to Brussels Airport (BRU) train services, operated by Trenitalia Intercity, depart from Catania Centrale station.

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The best way to get from Catania to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to fly which takes 2 h 50 min and costs 60€ - 400€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 300€ - 500€ and takes 26 h 15 min, you could also bus, which costs 100€ - 340€ and takes 32 h 26 min.

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Map of how to get from Catania to Brussels Airport (BRU).
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  • Distance: 1068.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

What companies run services between Catania, Italy and Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium?

Brussels Airlines, Lufthansa and 10 other airlines fly from Catania to Brussels Airport (BRU) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Catania to Brussels Airport (BRU) via Roma Termini, Milano Centrale, Basel SBB, Köln Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brusel Nord, and Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord in around 26 h 15 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Catania to Brussels via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $310
Flights from Palermo to Brussels via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $280
Flights from Catania to Charleroi via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Flights from Catania to Charleroi via Verona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Catania to Charleroi via Malta
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Flights from Catania to Charleroi via Pescara
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Flights from Catania to Charleroi via Ancona
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Catania to Brussels via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Catania to Brussels via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Palermo to Brussels via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Palermo to Brussels via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Catania to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Catania to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,800
Flights from Palermo to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Catania to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $2,500
Flights from Palermo to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Catania to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Palermo to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Catania to Charleroi via Budapest
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $280
Flights from Catania to Charleroi via Sofia
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Catania to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,500
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Catania to Brussels via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Palermo to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Train operators
Trenitalia Intercity

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 Catania Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $100
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Catania Centrale to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
19 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Roma Termini to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
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 Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $140
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Basel SBB to Koln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Strasbourg to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Strasbourg to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$85 - $100
1st Class
$120 - $170
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
Bus operators
SAIS Autolinee
Phone
800 21 10 20
Email
saisautolineeweb@gmail.com
Website
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Catania–Fontanarossa Airport to Palermo
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Bus from Catania - Bus Station to Milano Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$220 - $310
Schedules at
saisautolinee.it
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from CATANIA - Via Archimede to Milano - Bus Station Lampugnano
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Milan, Milan to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
13 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Autoservizi Salemi Srl
Phone
(+39) 0923 98.11.20
Website
autoservizisalemi.it
Bus and ferry from Catania to Battipaglia
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Schedules at
autoservizisalemi.it
Ferry operators

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The quickest flight from Catania Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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Catania to Brussels Airport (BRU) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Catania to Brussels Airport (BRU) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Brusel Nord station.

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Brussels Airlines, Austrian Airlines, Vueling Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Catania Airport to Brussels Airport.

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