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There are 8 ways to get from Skopje to Brussels by plane, bus, train, car or car train

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Fly Skopje to Brussels  •  7h 23m

  1. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Brussels (BRU) SKP - BRU

83€ - 210€

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Fly Skopje to Charleroi  •  6h 38m

  1. Fly from Skopje (SKP) to Charleroi (CRL) SKP - CRL

117€ - 217€

Bus to Sofia, fly to Brussels  •  9h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Sofia
  2. Fly from Sofia (SOF) to Brussels (BRU) SOF - BRU

98€ - 342€

Bus, train  •  26h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Limburg Süd Station
  2. Take the train from Limburg Sued to Bruxelles-Nord Ice

145€ - 205€

Train  •  37h 55m

  1. Take the train from Skopje to Belgrade
  2. Take the train from Beograd Centar to Zagreb Glavni Kol. 412 / ...
  3. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kol. to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  4. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Koeln Hbf Ec
  5. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord Ice

251€ - 405€

Bus  •  38h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Skopje to Düsseldorf
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Brussels, Brussels-North station 081 / ...

97€ - 135€

Drive, car train  •  26h 9m

  1. Drive from Skopje to Villach
  2. Take the car train from Villach to Düsseldorf Hbf
  3. Drive from Düsseldorf Hbf to Brussels

181€ - 305€

Drive  •  19h 45m

  1. Drive from Skopje to Brussels 2111.4 km

230€ - 340€

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The cheapest way to get from Skopje to Brussels is to bus which costs $110 - $170 and takes 38h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Skopje to Brussels is to fly which costs $130 - $260 and takes 6h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Skopje to Brussels station. However, there are services departing from Skopje and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station via Düsseldorf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38h 51m.

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No, there is no direct train from Skopje to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Skopje and arriving at Bruxelles-Nord via Beograd Centar, Zagreb Glavni Kol., Villach Hbf and Koeln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 37h 55m.

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The distance between Skopje and Brussels is 1632 km. The road distance is 2111.4 km.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Brussels without a car is to bus and train which takes 26h 31m and costs $170 - $250.

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It takes approximately 7h 23m to get from Skopje to Brussels, including transfers.

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Skopje to Brussels bus services, operated by Bashkim Tours, depart from Skopje station.

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Skopje to Brussels train services, operated by Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD, depart from Skopje station.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Brussels is to fly which takes 7h 23m and costs $95 - $250. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $290 - $490 and takes 37h 55m, you could also bus, which costs $110 - $170 and takes 38h 51m.

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  • Distance: 1631.7 km
  • Duration: 7h 23m

What companies run services between Skopje, North Macedonia and Brussels, Belgium?

Austrian Airlines, Air Serbia and nine other airlines fly from Skopje to Brussels every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Skopje to Brussels via Belgrade, Beograd Centar, Zagreb Glavni Kol., Villach Hbf, and Koeln Hbf in around 37h 55m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Skopje to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 360€
Flights from Sofia to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
170€ - 470€
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Skopje to Brussels via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 190€
Flights from Sofia to Brussels via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 190€
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Skopje to Brussels via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 210€
Flights from Sofia to Brussels via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
140€ - 290€
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Sofia to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
190€ - 650€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Skopje to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
130€ - 190€
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Skopje to Brussels via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 280€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Skopje to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
230€ - 600€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Sofia to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
170€ - 550€
Train operators
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 Limburg Sued to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Railways of the Republic North Macedonia Transport AD
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Website
zeleznicesrbije.com
Train from Beograd Centar to Zagreb Glavni Kol.
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
zeleznicesrbije.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
10h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
160€ - 220€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Villach to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 47m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
55€ - 120€
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Passenger
59€
Motorcycle
99€
Vehicle
109€
Bus operators
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Skopje to Sofia
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Schedules at
matpu.com
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Limburg Süd Station
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
80€ - 120€
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bashkim Tours
Phone
+389 44 338 003
Bus from Skopje to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
35h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
bashkimtours.com
Nasir Tours
Phone
+389 (0) 42 218 007
Website
nasirtours.de
Bus from Skopje to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
35h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
86€
Schedules at
nasirtours.mk
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 Düsseldorf to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Dusseldorf to Bruxelles, Nord
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Eurolines FR
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Düsseldorf - Hauptbahnhof to Bruxelles - North
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
eurolines.de

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There is no direct flight from Skopje Airport to Brussels Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 25m and has one stopover.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Skopje to Brussels is 2111 km. It takes approximately 19h 45m to drive from Skopje to Brussels.

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Edelweiss Air, Swiss, LOT and three other airlines offer flights from Skopje Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 1164+ hotels available in Brussels. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Skopje to Skopje Airport is to shuttle which takes 40 min and costs $3.

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