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Recommended option

Fly Rome to Brussels  •  4 h 37 min

  1. FCO - BRU

$39 - $217

6 alternative options

Train to Florence, fly to Brussels  •  6 h 4 min

  1. FLR - BRU

$116 - $422

Fly Rome Ciampino to Charleroi, train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. CIA - CRL

$65 - $277

Train  •  14 h 24 min

  1. Fr
  2. Tgv
  3. Tgv

$302 - $364

Bus Eurolines FR  •  25 h 2 min

$185 - $290

Bus Eurolines IT  •  27 h 34 min

$111 - $143

Drive  •  14 h 10 min

  1. 913 miles

$220 - $320

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium?

Brussels Airlines, Alitalia and six other airlines fly from Rome to Brussels Airport (BRU) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rome to Brussels Airport (BRU) via Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, Lyon Part Dieu, Bruxelles Midi, and Bruxelles-Midi in around 14 h 24 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Rome to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Florence to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Florence to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Florence to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from Rome to Brussels via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from Florence to Brussels via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $300
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Florence to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $22
1st Class
$27 - $30
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$90 - $120
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $150
1st Class
$170 - $270
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Roma to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
16 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Brussels-North
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Rome and Brussels Airport (BRU) is 1173 km. The road distance is 1461 km.

The cheapest way to get from Rome to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to fly which costs 30€ - 190€ and takes 4 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Rome to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to fly which takes 4 h 37 min and costs 30€ - 190€.

No, there is no direct train from Rome to Brussels Airport (BRU). However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport via Torino Porta Susa, Lyon Part Dieu and Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from Rome to Brussels Airport (BRU), including transfers.