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Train  •  1h 15m

  1. Take the train from Courtrai / Kortrijk to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. Ic / ...

€9 - €14

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Drive  •  1h

  1. Drive from Kortrijk to Brussels 91.1 km

€9 - €15

Kortrijk to Brussels by train

The train journey time between Kortrijk and Brussels is around 1h 16m and covers a distance of around 87 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 10m. Operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), the Kortrijk to Brussels train service departs from Courtrai / Kortrijk and arrives in Brux.-/ Brus-Centr.. Typically 294 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 16m
Fastest train time:
1h 10m
Train distance:
87 km
Trains per week:
294
Cheapest price:
€9
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:17
Last train departs at:
22:12

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kortrijk to Brussels train schedules

Kortrijk → Brussels
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Kortrijk to Brussels is to train, which costs €9 - €14 and takes 1h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Kortrijk to Brussels is to drive which costs €9 - €15 and takes 1h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Courtrai / Kortrijk and arriving at Brux.-/ Brus-Centr.. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 15m.

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The distance between Kortrijk and Brussels is 76 km. The road distance is 91.1 km.

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The best way to get from Kortrijk to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 1h 15m and costs €9 - €14.

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The train from Courtrai / Kortrijk to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. takes 1h 15m including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Kortrijk to Brussels train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Courtrai / Kortrijk station.

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Kortrijk to Brussels train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kortrijk to Brussels is 91 km. It takes approximately 1h to drive from Kortrijk to Brussels.

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  • Distance: 76.2 km
  • Duration: 1h 15m

What companies run services between Kortrijk, Belgium and Brussels, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Courtrai / Kortrijk to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. every 30 minutes. Tickets cost €9 - €14 and the journey takes 1h 15m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Courtrai / Kortrijk to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr.
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€14 - €21

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