There are 5 ways to get from Utrecht to Brussels by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi Thalys / ...

$29 - $82

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Bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht to Brussels, Brussels-North station 817 / ...

$6 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht, Centraal Jaarbeursplein to Breda, Centraal Station 401
  2. Take the train from Breda to Brussel-Centraal Intercity direct / ...

$29 - $41

Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Brussels 106.2 miles

$25 - $40

Train, fly  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU

$60 - $258

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The cheapest way to get from Utrecht to Brussels is to bus which costs 5€ - 14€ and takes 2 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Utrecht to Brussels is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Utrecht and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Utrecht to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Brussel-Zuid/Midi via Rotterdam Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Utrecht and Brussels is 148 km. The road distance is 169.8 km.

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The best way to get from Utrecht to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs 25€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Utrecht to Brussels, including transfers.

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

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Utrecht to Brussels train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Utrecht Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Utrecht to Brussels is to train which takes 2 h 10 min and costs 25€ - 75€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 5€ - 14€ and takes 2 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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

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  • Distance: 92.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

What companies run services between Utrecht, Netherlands and Brussels, Belgium?

You can take a train from Utrecht to Brussels via Rotterdam Centraal in around 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Utrecht to Brussels twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min. Ouibus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Brussel-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $85
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $75
Premier
$75 - $90
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Utrecht to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Utrecht to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bravo
Phone
0900-9292
Email
klantenservice@bravo.info
Website
bravo.info
Bus from Utrecht, Centraal Jaarbeursplein to Breda, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Website
bravo.info

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