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Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Brussels

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Amsterdam to Brussels is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
NS International
10:252h52
Amsterdam Centraal
13:17Brussels-Midi
£511One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
NS International
08:252h52
Amsterdam Centraal
11:17Brussels-Midi
£511One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
NS International
09:252h52
Amsterdam Centraal
12:17Brussels-Midi
£511One-way
0 changes

Train timetableAmsterdam to Brussels

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 23 April
NS International
08:252h52
Amsterdam Centraal
11:17Brussels-Midi
0 changes
NS International
09:252h52
Amsterdam Centraal
12:17Brussels-Midi
0 changes
NS International
10:252h52
Amsterdam Centraal
13:17Brussels-Midi
0 changes

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Train times from Amsterdam to Brussels

Showing times and prices for 23 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 52 m

Average

2 h 52 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

173 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Amsterdam for Brussels every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
NS International
10:252h52
Amsterdam Centraal
13:17Brussels-Midi
£511One-way
0 changes
Fastest
NS International
08:252h52
Amsterdam Centraal
11:17Brussels-Midi
£511One-way
0 changes
Fastest
NS International
09:252h52
Amsterdam Centraal
12:17Brussels-Midi
£511One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Amsterdam to Brussels

distanceDistance107 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 53 min
priceAverage train ticket price£45 (€50)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNS International | IC Brussel, Thalys, Eurostar, European Sleeper, NS International | IC Direct, PKP Intercity, BSB, Sprinter or SNCB

Trains from Amsterdam to Brussels cover the 107 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 53 min with our travel partners like NS International | IC Brussel, Thalys, Eurostar, European Sleeper, NS International | IC Direct, PKP Intercity, BSB, Sprinter or SNCB. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £45. Travellers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Brussels-Midi.

Train companies: NS International | IC Brussel, Thalys and Eurostar trains Amsterdam to Brussels

NS International | IC Brussel, Thalys and Eurostar trains will get you from Amsterdam to Brussels from £17. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Thalys is a high-speed train company with trains from Amsterdam to Brussels based in France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany. It operates a fleet of modern, comfortable trains that travel at speeds of up to 300 km/h. Thalys offers a variety of ticket types, including Standard, Comfort and Premium, each with its own set of benefits. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power outlets, a bistro car and a selection of newspapers and magazines. The most popular routes for Thalys are Paris to Brussels, Amsterdam and Cologne.

Amsterdam to Brussels train information with Thalys:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 53 min
  • Cheapest Price: £106
  • Thalys frequency: 10 a day

Which train providers go from Amsterdam to Brussels?

Thalys and Eurostar offer daily direct services from Amsterdam to Brussels.

How long is the train from Amsterdam to Brussels

The journey time with Thalys high-speed trains is just under 2 hours. With IC international the journey time is 3hrs 23mins.

When are the first and last trains of the day from Amsterdam to Brussels?

The first departure is at around 5:52 a.m and last train leaving at around 8:52 p.m, both served by IC International.

Where do trains depart from and arrive to?

Amsterdam Centraal Station is the main departure point for passengers taking any train from Amsterdam to Brussels. The train station is situated on the river IJ, next to the old town.

Trains from Amsterdam to Brussels arrive at Bruxelles-Midi, which is close to many of Brussels favourite attractions.

Is it possible to catch the train from Amsterdam to Brussels International Airport?

The majority of trains from Amsterdam to Brussels require one change in Antwerp. This change adds approximately one hour to the overall journey time. It is possible to find direct trains from Amsterdam to Brussels International airport, although this route is served less frequently.

For travellers wishing to get the train from Amsterdam to Brussels Charleroi, the easiest option is to travel to Brussels-Midi where you can catch a direct train to Brussels Charleroi. The average journey time of this route is approximately 3hrs and 6mins with Thalys TVG trains, and 4hrs 37mins with IC International trains.

FAQs: Amsterdam to Brussels train

FAQs: Travel by train from Amsterdam to Brussels easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Amsterdam to Brussels.
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Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Brussels can start from as little as £17 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Amsterdam to Brussels is £45; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Amsterdam to Brussels train travel time is 1 h 53 min   for the 107 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Amsterdam to Brussels leaves at 05: 31. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Amsterdam to Brussels leaves at 20: 28.
There are 16 trains a day from Amsterdam to Brussels which require at least one change with NS International | IC Brussel, Thalys, Eurostar, European Sleeper, NS International | IC Direct, PKP Intercity, BSB, Sprinter or SNCB. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Amsterdam to Brussels with Thalys or Eurostar. Overall you can travel with the following companies: NS International | IC Brussel, Thalys, Eurostar, European Sleeper, NS International | IC Direct, PKP Intercity, BSB, Sprinter or SNCB.
The high-speed Eurostar train from Amsterdam to Brussels takes around 1 h 53 min.
For the best Amsterdam to Brussels train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with NS International | IC Brussel, Thalys, Eurostar, European Sleeper, NS International | IC Direct, PKP Intercity, BSB, Sprinter or SNCB. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services to Brussels from Amsterdam to compare what amenities they may offer.
Yes, you can take a night train from Amsterdam to Brussels with European Sleeper. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

When departing from Amsterdam, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Amstel. When arriving in Brussels, you can end your trip in train stations like Brussels-Midi, Brussels-Central and Brussels-North.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Brussels-Midi, located 2 miles (3.2 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Amsterdam to Brussels by train is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel to Brussels from Amsterdam including taking a train, coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Amsterdam and Brussels

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Brussels
Amsterdam Centraal is the most popular Amsterdam railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Amsterdam for your journey to Brussels.
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Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 20: 59
Public transport options for Amsterdam Centraal
Metro lines: 51, 53, 54, 52
Tram lines: 2, 12, 4, 14, 13, 24, 17, 26
Ferry lines: 901, 906, 902, 907, 905
Bus lines: GVB 18, 21, 22, 48, 248, 281, 282, 283, 284, 285, 287, 288, 289, 291, 293, Connexxion 391, 394, N57, N47, N91, N94, EBS 305, 306, 314, 316, N01, N04, N10, N14
Train lines: Intercity, Intercity Express, Sprinter, Nightjet
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