The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Brussels to Berlin will cost around £ 98 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 69.
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|Distance||404 miles (651 km)|
|Average train duration||6 h 49 min|
|Average train ticket price||£81 (€91)|
|Train frequency||8 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 8 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Brussels to Berlin cover the 404 miles (651 km) long route taking on average 6 h 49 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £81, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £30. Travellers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Berlin Hbf.
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Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Brussels to Berlin train.
Brussels to Berlin train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets from Brussels to Berlin due to the coronavirus:
Making the train journey between Brussels and Berlin is straightforward with at least ten departures a day. Many involve one connection at Cologne while other departures have two to five connections and slightly longer journeys. Journey times vary from 6.5 hours to around 14 hours. Some later departures arrive the following morning. Departures start from very early in the morning and continue until the late evening. A similar service operates seven days a week.
All trains between the two cities are operated by the German provider Deutsche Bahn (DB), one of the largest providers in the world. Trains have free wifi, onboard catering and power outlets.
Depending on the time of day chosen and the connections involved, the train journey to Berlin from Brussels takes between 6.5 hours and approximately 14 hours. Some departures involve an overnight journey, arriving in Berlin the following morning. Most connections are made at Cologne Hbf. When further connections are necessary these are made at stations such as Antwerpen Centraal, Aachen Hbf and Dusseldorf Hbf.
There are at least 18 daily departures of trains to Berlin from Brussels with a slightly decreased service over the weekend. The first departure is at around 5:00 a.m. with the last train departing just before 11:00 p.m.
Departure station:All trains depart from Brussels-Midi Station. Centrally located in the city, this is the main hub for international departures. This large station has 22 platforms and a range of facilities including left luggage lockers, ATMs, cafes and toilets. Transport links include car parking, the Metro, local buses, taxis and a regular shuttle service to Brussels South Charleroi Airport.
Arrival station:All trains from Brussels to Berlin arrive at Berlin Hbf which is within walking distance of city centre attractions and hotels. The station has a car park and taxi ranks as well as S-Bahn and U-Bahn rail links. Station facilities include free wifi, luggage storage, ATMs, toilets, cafes and restaurants.
Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Berlin, Germany by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 17/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Brussels and Berlin before travelling.
Return travel from Germany to Belgium is: Partially open.
Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 17/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Brussels from Berlin.
There are a few train stations in Brussels to start your trip from including Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. In Berlin you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Berlin Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Bruxelles-Midi, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Brussels.
The most popular arrival train station, Berlin Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre of Berlin.
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