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There are 5 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Belgium by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf to Brussels - Midi

$77 - $102

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Düsseldorf to Brussels 127 miles

$9 - $21

3 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  3 h 39 min

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

$15 - $60

Bus Ouibus  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station Ouibus

$14 - $18

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Brussels 126.5 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Belgium is to rideshare which costs 7€ - 19€ and takes 2 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Belgium is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Düsseldorf to Belgium. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Brussel Brouckère P58 via Brussel Noord Perron 3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 39 min.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Belgium is 161 km. The road distance is 202.4 km.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Belgium without a car is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs 65€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Düsseldorf to Belgium, including transfers.

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Düsseldorf to Belgium bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Düsseldorf station.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Belgium is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs 65€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 39 min.

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Düsseldorf to Belgium bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Düsseldorf to Belgium is 202 km. It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to drive from Düsseldorf to Belgium.

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  • Distance: 100.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 25 min

What companies run services between Düsseldorf, Germany and Belgium?

Thalys operates a train from Düsseldorf to Brussels 5 times a day. Tickets cost $70 - $100 and the journey takes 2 h 18 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Düsseldorf to Brussels twice daily. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min. Eurolines DE also services this route 5 times a week.

Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Düsseldorf to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Düsseldorf - Hauptbahnhof to Bruxelles - North
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 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 Düsseldorf to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Düsseldorf to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $21
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Düsseldorf and Belgium. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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