There are 6 ways to get from Heidelberg to Brussels by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Mannheim Hbf  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord Ice

$107 - $162

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Bus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Heidelberg to Brussels, Brussels-North station N36

$26 - $45

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Train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Heidelberg Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord Ice

$102 - $151

Drive  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Heidelberg to Brussels 279.6 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  3 h 21 min

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

$102 - $323

Train to Stuttgart, fly  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Heidelberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Brussels (BRU) STR - BRU

$70 - $298

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heidelberg and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Heidelberg to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Heidelberg Hbf and arriving at Brusel Nord via Mannheim Hbf and Köln Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Heidelberg and Brussels is 349 km. The road distance is 447.4 km.

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The best way to get from Heidelberg to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 5 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Heidelberg to Brussels, including transfers.

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

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Heidelberg to Brussels train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Mannheim Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Heidelberg to Brussels is to train which takes 5 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Heidelberg to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 217.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from Heidelberg to Brussels via Mannheim Hbf, Köln Hbf, and Köln Hauptbahnhof in around 5 h 15 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Heidelberg to Brussels once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 7 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Stuttgart to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Stuttgart to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $460
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Train operators
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 Mannheim Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
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 Heidelberg Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Heidelberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Heidelberg, Heidelberg central station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart central station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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 Heidelberg to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Heidelberg to Brussels train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Brusel Nord station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Heidelberg to Brussels is 447 km. It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to drive from Heidelberg to Brussels.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Brussels Airport.

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Book your Heidelberg to Brussels bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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