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Fly Townsville to Brussels  •  26h 15m

  1. Fly from Townsville (TSV) to Brussels (BRU) TSV - BRU

€468 - €1222

4 alternative options

Fly Townsville to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  29h 55m

  1. Fly from Townsville (TSV) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) TSV - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi

€480 - €1132

Train to Cairns, fly to Brussels  •  35h 11m

  1. Take the train from Townsville to Cairns Central Station
  2. Fly from Cairns (CNS) to Brussels (BRU) CNS - BRU

€487 - €1283

Fly Townsville to Dusseldorf, train  •  33h 54m

  1. Fly from Townsville (TSV) to Dusseldorf (DUS) TSV - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Flughafen to Köln Hbf
  3. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord

€611 - €1447

Train to Cairns, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  34h 41m

  1. Take the train from Townsville to Cairns Central Station
  2. Fly from Cairns (CNS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) CNS - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi

€469 - €1193

Townsville (TSV) to Brussels (BRU) flights

The flight time between Townsville (TSV) and Brussels (BRU) is around 31h 39m and covers a distance of around 15193 km. The fastest flight normally takes 25h 45m. Services are operated by Qantas, Singapore Airlines, Brussels Airlines and others. Typically 97 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Flight route overview

Average flight journey time:
31h 39m
Fastest flight journey time:
25h 45m
Flight distance:
15193 km
Flights per week:
97
Cheapest price:
€446
Carbon emissions:
3080 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
09:00
Last flight departs at:
15:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Townsville (TSV) to Brussels (BRU) flight schedules

Australia → Belgium
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International entry into Belgium from Australia

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Australia
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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 Australia

  • 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 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 Australia
  • 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 Australia

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 Australia.

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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.

Yes, entry into Australia from Belgium is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 18 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Townsville to Brussels is to train and fly which costs $700 - $1,900 and takes 34h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Townsville to Brussels is to fly which costs $700 - $1,900 and takes 26h 15m.

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The distance between Townsville and Brussels is 15207 km.

It takes approximately 26h 15m to get from Townsville to Brussels, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Townsville Airport to Brussels Airport. The quickest flight takes 31h 45m and has three stopovers.

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Brussels is 8h behind Townsville. It is currently 2:51 PM in Townsville and 6:51 AM in Brussels.

Lufthansa, Swiss, KLM and four other airlines offer flights from Townsville Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 429+ hotels available in Brussels. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Townsville to Townsville Airport is to taxi which takes 6 min and costs $15 - $19.

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Map of how to get from Townsville to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 15206.5 km
  • Duration: 26h 15m

What companies run services between Townsville, QLD, Australia and Brussels, Belgium?

Qantas, Singapore Airlines and eight other airlines fly from Townsville to Brussels hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Townsville to Brussels via Cairns, Singapore Changi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€440 - €1300
Flights from Townsville to Brussels via Cairns, Singapore Changi, Munich
Ave. Duration
29h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€450 - €1300
Flights from Cairns to Brussels via Singapore Changi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€430 - €1300
Flights from Cairns to Brussels via Singapore Changi, Munich
Ave. Duration
27h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€430 - €1300
Flights from Townsville to Dusseldorf via Brisbane, Dubai, Munich
Ave. Duration
31h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €1400
Flights from Townsville to Dusseldorf via Brisbane, Hong Kong, Munich
Ave. Duration
34h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€550 - €1300
Flights from Townsville to Dusseldorf via Brisbane, Dubai, Vienna
Ave. Duration
33h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €1400
Flights from Townsville to Dusseldorf via Brisbane, Hong Kong, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
36h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€550 - €1300
Flights from Cairns to Amsterdam Schiphol via Singapore Changi, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
24h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€370 - €1100
Flights from Cairns to Amsterdam Schiphol via Singapore Changi, Munich
Ave. Duration
25h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€370 - €1100
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Townsville to Brussels via Cairns, Singapore Changi, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
29h 30m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€460 - €1400
Flights from Townsville to Brussels via Cairns, Singapore Changi, Munich
Ave. Duration
29h 35m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€450 - €1300
Flights from Townsville to Brussels via Cairns, Singapore Changi, Zurich
Ave. Duration
33h
When
Friday
Estimated price
€450 - €1300
Flights from Cairns to Brussels via Singapore Changi, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
27h 5m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€450 - €1300
Flights from Cairns to Brussels via Singapore Changi, Munich
Ave. Duration
27h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€430 - €1300
Flights from Cairns to Brussels via Singapore Changi, Zurich
Ave. Duration
27h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€440 - €1300
Flights from Cairns to Amsterdam Schiphol via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€360 - €1100
Flights from Cairns to Amsterdam Schiphol via Singapore Changi, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
23h 15m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€360 - €1100
Flights from Cairns to Amsterdam Schiphol via Singapore Changi, Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€360 - €1000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Townsville to Brussels via Cairns, Singapore Changi, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
26h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€440 - €1300
Flights from Cairns to Brussels via Singapore Changi, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€430 - €1300
Flights from Townsville to Dusseldorf via Brisbane, Dubai, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
31h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €1400
Flights from Cairns to Amsterdam Schiphol via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€360 - €1100
Qantas
Website
qantas.com
Flights from Townsville to Amsterdam Schiphol via Brisbane, Dubai
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€450 - €1100
Flights from Cairns to Amsterdam Schiphol via Singapore Changi
Ave. Duration
21h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€360 - €1100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Townsville to Brussels via Cairns, Singapore Changi, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€450 - €1300
Flights from Cairns to Brussels via Singapore Changi, Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€440 - €1300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Townsville to Brussels via Cairns, Singapore Changi, Zurich
Ave. Duration
33h
When
Friday
Estimated price
€450 - €1300
Flights from Cairns to Brussels via Singapore Changi, Zurich
Ave. Duration
27h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€440 - €1300
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Townsville to Brussels via Cairns, Singapore Changi, Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
27h 5m
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€450 - €1200
Flights from Cairns to Brussels via Singapore Changi, Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
24h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€430 - €1200
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Townsville to Amsterdam Schiphol via Brisbane, Dubai
Ave. Duration
28h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€450 - €1100
Flights from Townsville to Dusseldorf via Brisbane, Dubai
Ave. Duration
33h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€500 - €1400
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Townsville to Amsterdam Schiphol via Brisbane, Doha
Ave. Duration
28h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€410 - €1000
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from Townsville to Amsterdam Schiphol via Brisbane, Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
32h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€470 - €1200
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Cairns to Brussels via Singapore Changi, Rome
Ave. Duration
26h
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€450 - €1300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Townsville to Dusseldorf via Brisbane, Dubai, Vienna
Ave. Duration
33h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €1400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Townsville to Dusseldorf via Brisbane, Dubai, Hamburg
Ave. Duration
35h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€500 - €1400
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Thalys
Standard
€60 - €85
Comfort
€70 - €95
Premium
€85 - €120
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Thalys
Standard
€40 - €55
Comfort
€50 - €70
Premium
€50 - €75
ABELLIO Rail
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Düsseldorf Flughafen to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
National Express Rail
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from D-Flughafen Bf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Duesseldorf Flughafen to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn

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