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There are 9 ways to get from Gütersloh to Brussels by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 37m

  1. Take the train from Guetersloh Hbf to Koeln Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord Ice

€51 - €130

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Train, Bus  •  6h 25m

  1. Take the train from Guetersloh Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the Bus from Duisburg to Brussels

€16 - €73

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Train via Duisburg  •  5h 9m

  1. Take the train from Guetersloh Hbf to Duisburg Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Thalys

€84 - €213

Bus  •  7h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Gütersloh central bus station to Dortmund central bus station 1338
  2. Take the bus from Dortmund central bus station to Brussels-North train station 1304 / ...

€24 - €29

Drive  •  3h 22m

  1. Drive from Gütersloh to Brussels 367.8 km

€40 - €60

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Brussels  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the train from Guetersloh Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU) FRA - BRU

€100 - €236

Train to Muenster, fly to Brussels  •  8h 1m

  1. Take the train from Guetersloh Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
  2. Fly from Muenster (FMO) to Brussels (BRU) FMO - BRU

€98 - €330

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  6h 25m

  1. Take the train from Guetersloh Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) DUS - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi

€167 - €415

Train, train to Hamburg, fly to Brussels  •  6h 46m

  1. Take the train from Guetersloh Hbf to Hannover Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  3. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Brussels (BRU) HAM - BRU

€86 - €346

Gütersloh to Brussels by train

The train journey time between Gütersloh and Brussels is around 4h 26m and covers a distance of around 391 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h 12m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Flixtrain and others, the Gütersloh to Brussels train service departs from Guetersloh Hbf and arrives in Bruxelles-Nord. Typically 50 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
4h 26m
Fastest train time:
4h 12m
Train distance:
391 km
Trains per week:
50
Cheapest price:
€77
Carbon emissions:
20 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:46
Last train departs at:
19:03

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Gütersloh to Brussels train schedules

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Conditions of entry into Belgium from Germany

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Argentina, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eswatini, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Lesotho, Malawi, Mexico, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Russia, South Africa, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Uganda, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Brussels is 800 14689.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Brussels is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Brussels is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 14689.

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

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The cheapest way to get from Gütersloh to Brussels is to bus which costs €23 - €29 and takes 7h 15m.

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The fastest way to get from Gütersloh to Brussels is to drive which takes 3h 22m and costs €40 - €60.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gütersloh station to Brussels station. However, there are services departing from Gütersloh central bus station and arriving at Brussels-North train station via Dortmund central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Gütersloh to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Guetersloh Hbf and arriving at Bruxelles-Nord via Koeln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 37m.

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The distance between Gütersloh and Brussels is 303 km. The road distance is 367.8 km.

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The best way to get from Gütersloh to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 4h 37m and costs €50 - €130.

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It takes approximately 4h 37m to get from Gütersloh to Brussels, including transfers.

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Gütersloh to Brussels bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Gütersloh central bus station.

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Gütersloh to Brussels train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, depart from Guetersloh Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Gütersloh to Brussels is to train which takes 4h 37m and costs €50 - €130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €23 - €29 and takes 7h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Gütersloh to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 303.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 37m

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

You can take a train from Gütersloh to Brussels via Koeln Hbf in around 4h 37m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gütersloh to Brussels via Dortmund central bus station in around 7h 15m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €390
Flights from Muenster to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €550
Flights from Muenster to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €550
Flights from Muenster to Brussels via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€180 - €550
Flights from Muenster to Brussels via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €420
Flights from Hamburg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€70 - €310
Flights from Hamburg to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €390
Flights from Muenster to Brussels via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €420
Flights from Hamburg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€70 - €310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Train operators
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 Guetersloh Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Guetersloh Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Guetersloh Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Guetersloh Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Guetersloh Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Guetersloh Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Guetersloh Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€60 - €90
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Guetersloh Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€17 - €25
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Guetersloh Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Guetersloh Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€29 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Guetersloh Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Guetersloh Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9 - €11
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Guetersloh Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Guetersloh Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Flixtrain
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 Guetersloh Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€21 - €30
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Guetersloh Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Guetersloh Hbf to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€29 - €40
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Guetersloh Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Guetersloh Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
National Express Rail
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€75 - €150
Website
Thalys
Standard
€75 - €110
Comfort
€85 - €120
Premium
€100 - €150
Train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Thalys
Standard
€60 - €85
Comfort
€70 - €95
Premium
€85 - €120
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Guetersloh Hbf to Hamm(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Eurobahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
metronom
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€29 - €45
Website
HVV
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Hannover Hauptbahnhof to Hamburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€90 - €110
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Duisburg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
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 Gütersloh central bus station to Dortmund central bus station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dortmund central bus station to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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