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There are 11 ways to get from Leipzig to Brussels by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  7 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord Ice

$167 - $253

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Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Leipzig, Leipzig central station to Essen N23 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Essen to Brussels, Brussels-North station 081

$38 - $102

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Train  •  8 h 52 min

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

$156 - $227

Bus Eurolines DE  •  12 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Bruxelles - North

$70 - $108

Drive  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Leipzig to Brussels 424.5 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Leipzig to Brussels  •  5 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Brussels (BRU) LEJ - BRU

$111 - $328

Train to Berlin Tegel, fly to Brussels  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
  2. Fly from Berlin Tegel (TXL) to Brussels (BRU) TXL - BRU

$80 - $260

Fly Leipzig to Cologne Bonn, train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Cologne Bonn (CGN) LEJ - CGN
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord

$113 - $285

Fly Leipzig to Dusseldorf, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Leipzig (LEJ) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LEJ - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf to Brussels - Midi

$133 - $365

Train to Berlin Schoenefeld, fly to Brussels  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Südkreuz
  2. Fly from Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) to Brussels (BRU) SXF - BRU

$59 - $220

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Brussels  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU) FRA - BRU

$156 - $394

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The cheapest way to get from Leipzig to Brussels is to bus which costs 60€ - 95€ and takes 12 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leipzig to Brussels is to train and fly which costs 65€ - 230€ and takes 5 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leipzig station to Brussels station. However, there are services departing from Leipzig, Leipzig central station and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station via Essen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Leipzig to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Leipzig Hbf and arriving at Brusel Nord via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and Köln Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 29 min.

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The distance between Leipzig and Brussels is 563 km. The road distance is 679.2 km.

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The best way to get from Leipzig to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 7 h 29 min and costs 140€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 29 min to get from Leipzig to Brussels, including transfers.

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Leipzig to Brussels bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Leipzig, Leipzig central station.

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

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The best way to get from Leipzig to Brussels is to train which takes 7 h 29 min and costs 140€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 90€ and takes 11 h 6 min, you could also fly, which costs 95€ - 290€ and takes 5 h 53 min.

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Map of how to get from Leipzig to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 351.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 29 min

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

You can take a train from Leipzig to Brussels via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, and Köln Hauptbahnhof in around 7 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leipzig to Brussels via Essen in around 11 h 6 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Leipzig to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Leipzig to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Leipzig to Brussels via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Leipzig to Brussels via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Leipzig to Cologne Bonn via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $800
Flights from Leipzig to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Flights from Leipzig to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Leipzig to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Leipzig to Brussels via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $600
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Flights from Leipzig to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Leipzig to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Berlin Schoenefeld to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $210
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Leipzig to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Leipzig to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Berlin Tegel to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
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 Leipzig Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
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 Leipzig Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Berlin Südkreuz
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Düsseldorf to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
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 Leipzig, Leipzig central station to Essen
Ave. Duration
6 h 6 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Essen to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Essen - Hauptbahnhof to Bruxelles - North
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Bruxelles - North
Ave. Duration
6 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$55
High
$58
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Leipzig to Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Schedules at
deinbus.de

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There is no direct flight from Leipzig Airport to Brussels Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Leipzig to Brussels is 679 km. It takes approximately 6 h 7 min to drive from Leipzig to Brussels.

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Eurowings, Swiss, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Leipzig Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 976+ hotels available in Brussels. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Leipzig to Leipzig Airport is to train which takes 11 min and costs 10€ - 15€.

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