There are 6 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brussels by plane, train, bus or car

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

Fly  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU) FRA - BRU

$87 - $266

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport 268 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cologne to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station Dortmund > Duisburg > Dusseldorf > Cologne > Aix-la-Chapelle > Liège > Bruxelles Schaerbeek - Gare Nord > Bruxelles Centre - Gare Midi > Paris Centre - Bercy > Orléans > Tours > Poitiers > Angoulême > Bordeaux Centre > Bayonne > Saint-Sébastien > Hernani

$23 - $31

4 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Bruxelles-Nord Ice

$65 - $95

Bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Brussels, Brussels-North station N84

$35 - $45

Bus Eurolines DE  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Bruxelles - North

$67 - $97

Drive  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brussels 241.5 miles

$50 - $75

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Brussels, Belgium?

Lufthansa flies from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brussels every 3 hours. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brussels every 4 hours. Tickets cost $65 - $95 and the journey takes 2 h 43 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Cologne to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Bruxelles - North
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$58
High
$62

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brussels?

The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Brussels is 312 km. The road distance is 386 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brussels?

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brussels is to bus which costs 18€ - 25€ and takes 5 h 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brussels?

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brussels is to fly which takes 1 h 18 min and costs 70€ - 220€.

Is there a direct train between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Brussels?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Bruxelles-Nord. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

Is there a direct bus between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Brussels?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brussels?

It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Brussels, including transfers.