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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  5h 47m

  1. Take the train from Neckarsulm to Mannheim Hbf Re
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Bruxelles-Nord Ice

€90 - €138

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Train, Bus  •  10h 56m

  1. Take the train from Neckarsulm to Mannheim Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the Bus from Mannheim to Brussels

€27 - €38

4 alternative options

Bus  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Heilbronn central train station to Brussels-North train station N36

€28 - €38

Drive  •  4h 32m

  1. Drive from Neckarsulm to Brussels 503.5 km

€50 - €80

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  4h 23m

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

€78 - €233

Train to Stuttgart, fly  •  4h 50m

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

€58 - €240

Neckarsulm to Brussels by train

The train journey time between Neckarsulm and Brussels is around 6h 7m and covers a distance of around 548 km. The fastest train normally takes 5h 16m. Operated by Abellio, Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS), Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and others, the Neckarsulm to Brussels train service departs from Neckarsulm and arrives in Bruxelles-Nord. Typically 49 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
6h 7m
Fastest train time:
5h 16m
Train distance:
548 km
Trains per week:
49
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
28 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:41
Last train departs at:
22:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Neckarsulm to Brussels train schedules

Germany → Belgium
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International entry into Belgium from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Belgium, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Argentina, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Malawi, Mexico, Mozambique, Namibia, Paraguay, Peru, South Africa, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Belgium from Germany

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Germany
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area with the exception of Cyprus, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal and Spain. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Albania, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and United States
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Argentina, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eswatini, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Lesotho, Malawi, Mexico, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Paraguay, Peru, Russia, South Africa, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Uganda, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe

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Rules to follow in Belgium

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Belgium from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Brussels is 800 14689.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Brussels is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Brussels is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 14689.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from Belgium.

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Last updated: 18 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Neckarsulm to Brussels is to bus which costs €28 - €40 and takes 9h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Neckarsulm to Brussels is to train and fly which costs €75 - €240 and takes 4h 23m.

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No, there is no direct train from Neckarsulm to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Neckarsulm and arriving at Bruxelles-Nord via Mannheim Hbf and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 47m.

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The distance between Neckarsulm and Brussels is 394 km. The road distance is 503.5 km.

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The best way to get from Neckarsulm to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 5h 47m and costs €90 - €140.

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It takes approximately 5h 47m to get from Neckarsulm to Brussels, including transfers.

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Neckarsulm to Brussels train services, operated by Abellio, depart from Neckarsulm station.

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The best way to get from Neckarsulm to Brussels is to train which takes 5h 47m and costs €90 - €140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €28 - €40 and takes 9h 26m.

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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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Neckarsulm to Brussels train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Bruxelles-Nord station.

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Map of how to get from Neckarsulm to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 394.2 km
  • Duration: 5h 47m

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

You can take a train from Neckarsulm to Brussels via Mannheim Hbf and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf in around 5h 47m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Heilbronn central train station to Brussels-North train station 4 times a week. Tickets cost €26 - €35 and the journey takes 8h 20m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €380
Flights from Stuttgart to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €380
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €380
Flights from Stuttgart to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
€40 - €210
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
€40 - €210
Train operators
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Neckarsulm to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Train from Neckarsulm to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Neckarsulm to Mannheim Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Train from Neckarsulm to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
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 Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€21 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Railjet
Go Ahead BW
Phone
+49 711 400 534 44
Website
go-ahead-bw.de
Train from Neckarsulm to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Go Ahead BW
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Neckarsulm to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Heilbronn central train station to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€26 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Mannheim to Brussels
Ave. Duration
8h 37m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Neckarsulm to Brussels is 504 km. It takes approximately 4h 32m to drive from Neckarsulm to Brussels.

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