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

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Train  •  6h 19m

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport Intercity
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Thalys

€92 - €183

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Groningen central station to Amsterdam Sloterdijk N1386 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Brussels-North train station B810 / ...

€27 - €39

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Train via Leeuwarden  •  6h 32m

  1. Take the train from Leeuwarden to Schiphol Airport Intercity
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Thalys

€93 - €188

Bus, train  •  9h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Lauwersoog, Dorp to Leeuwarden, Busstation 155
  2. Take the bus from Leeuwarden, Busstation to Alkmaar, Station 350
  3. Take the train from Alkmaar to Amsterdam Amstel
  4. Take the train from Amsterdam Cs to Noorderkempen Ic
  5. Take the train from Noorderkempen to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. Ic

€57 - €92

Drive  •  4h 4m

  1. Drive from Lauwersoog to Brussels 365.6 km

€45 - €70

Bus, train, fly  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Lauwersoog, Dorp to Groningen, Hoofdstation, uitstaphalte
  2. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU

€80 - €263

Lauwersoog to Brussels by bus and train

The journey time between Lauwersoog and Brussels is around 7h 17m and covers a distance of around 455 km. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 40m. Operated by Qbuzz, Dutch Railways (NS) and Thalys, the Lauwersoog to Brussels service departs from Lauwersoog, Dorp and arrives in Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. Typically 32 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7h 17m
Fastest journey time:
5h 40m
Services per week:
32
Cheapest price:
€92
Carbon emissions:
27 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:28
Last service departs at:
20:28

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lauwersoog to Brussels bus and train schedules

Netherlands → Belgium
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lauwersoog to Brussels is to bus which costs €26 - €40 and takes 7h 54m.

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The fastest way to get from Lauwersoog to Brussels is to drive which takes 4h 4m and costs €45 - €70.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lauwersoog to Brussels station. However, there are services departing from Lauwersoog, Dorp and arriving at Brussels-North train station via Groningen central station and Amsterdam Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 54m.

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The distance between Lauwersoog and Brussels is 311 km. The road distance is 365.6 km.

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The best way to get from Lauwersoog to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 6h 19m and costs €90 - €190.

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It takes approximately 6h 19m to get from Lauwersoog to Brussels, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Lauwersoog to Brussels is to train which takes 6h 19m and costs €90 - €190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €26 - €40 and takes 7h 54m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Lauwersoog to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 311.1 km
  • Duration: 6h 19m

What companies run services between Lauwersoog, Netherlands and Brussels, Belgium?

You can take a train from Lauwersoog to Brussels via Groningen, Hoofdstation, uitstaphalte, Groningen, and Schiphol Airport in around 6h 19m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lauwersoog to Brussels via Groningen, Hoofdstation, uitstaphalte, Groningen central station, and Amsterdam Sloterdijk in around 7h 54m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €330
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€25 - €55
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€25 - €35
1st Class
€40 - €55
Train from Leeuwarden to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€24 - €55
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€24 - €35
1st Class
€40 - €55
Train from Alkmaar to Amsterdam Amstel
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €23
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€16 - €23
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Thalys
Standard
€60 - €85
Comfort
€70 - €95
Premium
€85 - €120
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Amsterdam Cs to Noorderkempen
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€14 - €20
1st Class
€21 - €35
Train from Noorderkempen to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr.
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €13
1st Class
€13 - €19
Bus operators
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 Groningen central station to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Groningen to Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
Blablabus
CityBusExpress
Phone
+31 30 333 33 00
Email
info@citybusexpress.com
Website
citybusexpress.com
Bus from Amsterdam Piarcoplein P+R Sloterdijk to Brussels Noord Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €17
Website
CityBusExpress
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Lauwersoog, Dorp to Leeuwarden, Busstation
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Leeuwarden, Busstation to Alkmaar, Station
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
arriva.nl
Qbuzz
Phone
033 -4601580
Website
qbuzz.nl
Bus from Lauwersoog, Dorp to Groningen, Hoofdstation, uitstaphalte
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Qbuzz

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