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

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Train via Paris  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the train from Belfort-Montbéliard TGV to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Thalys

198€ - 375€

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Night bus, bus  •  10h 20m

  1. Take the night bus from Montbéliard to Strasbourg N759
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Brussels-North train station N136 / ...

33€ - 40€

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Train  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the train from Belfort to Mulhouse Ville Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse to Strasbourg Ter / ...
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Tgv

155€ - 246€

Train, bus  •  9h 27m

  1. Take the train from Belfort-Montbéliard TGV to Metz Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Metz Ville to Luxembourg Ter / ...
  3. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to Brussels, Gare du Midi

100€ - 192€

Train #2  •  10h 13m

  1. Take the train from Belfort-Montbéliard TGV to Metz Ville Tgv
  2. Take the train from Metz Ville to Luxembourg Ter / ...
  3. Take the train from Arlon / Aarlen to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. Ic / ...

114€ - 211€

Drive  •  5h 16m

  1. Drive from Montbéliard to Brussels 508.1 km

55€ - 85€

Train to Basel, fly to Brussels  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the train from Belfort to Mulhouse Ville
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Brussels (BRU) BSL - BRU

144€ - 344€

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Brussels  •  6h 55m

  1. Take the train from Belfort to Mulhouse Ville
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Brussels (BRU) ZRH - BRU

126€ - 326€

Train to Basel, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  7h 50m

  1. Take the train from Belfort to Mulhouse Ville
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BSL - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi

151€ - 374€

Montbéliard to Brussels by bus and train

The journey time between Montbéliard and Brussels is around 7h 18m and covers a distance of around 777 km. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 56m. Operated by évolitY, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), Transilien and others, the Montbéliard to Brussels service departs from Acropole Quai 7 and arrives in Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. Typically 28 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7h 18m
Fastest journey time:
4h 56m
Services per week:
28
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
42 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:24
Last service departs at:
22:19

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Montbéliard to Brussels bus and train schedules

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Montbéliard to Brussels is to night bus and bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 10h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Montbéliard to Brussels is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 5h 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Montbéliard to Brussels station. However, there are services departing from Montbéliard and arriving at Brussels-North train station via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Montbéliard to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Montbeliard and arriving at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi via Belfort, Mulhouse and Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 30m.

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The distance between Montbéliard and Brussels is 412 km. The road distance is 508.1 km.

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The best way to get from Montbéliard to Brussels without a car is to train via Paris which takes 6h 17m and costs 190€ - 380€.

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It takes approximately 6h 17m to get from Montbéliard to Brussels, including transfers.

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

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Montbéliard to Brussels train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Belfort station.

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The quickest flight from Basel Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Montbéliard to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 411.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 17m

What companies run services between Montbéliard, France and Brussels, Belgium?

You can take a train from Montbéliard to Brussels via Gare Lgv, Belfort-Montbéliard TGV, Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Nord in around 6h 17m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 650€
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 410€
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 330€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
200€ - 420€
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 420€
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 340€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 210€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Basel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 390€
Flights from Zurich to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 420€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Basel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 390€
Flights from Zurich to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 420€
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Belfort-Montbéliard TGV to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
120€ - 220€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Belfort to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Mulhouse to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 65€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Belfort-Montbéliard TGV to Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 150€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
29€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 160€
Website
Thalys
Standard
75€ - 110€
Comfort
90€ - 120€
Premium
110€ - 160€
Train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Thalys
Standard
60€ - 85€
Comfort
70€ - 95€
Premium
85€ - 120€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Belfort to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 21€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
Rail 1st Class
14€ - 21€
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 35€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
14€ - 21€
Rail 1st Class
22€ - 35€
Train from Metz Ville to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 23€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
9€ - 13€
Rail 1st Class
16€ - 23€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
33€ - 38€
1st Class
28€ - 33€
Train from Strasbourg to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Train from Metz Ville to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
20€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
27€ - 31€
1st Class
20€ - 24€
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
30€ - 35€
1st Class
24€ - 29€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Arlon / Aarlen to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr.
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
18€ - 26€
1st Class
27€ - 40€
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 Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to Brussels, Gare du Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
RegioJet
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Montbéliard to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Strasbourg to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 27€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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Montbéliard to Brussels train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Montbéliard to Brussels is 508 km. It takes approximately 5h 16m to drive from Montbéliard to Brussels.

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