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.
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1 h 26 m
1 h 32 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Brussels for Breda every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Average train duration||1 h 29 min|
|Average train ticket price||£22 (€25)|
|Train frequency||23 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 13 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||SNCB | IC, Thalys, Eurostar or SNCB|
Trains from Brussels to Breda cover the 54 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 29 min with our travel partners like SNCB | IC, Thalys, Eurostar or SNCB. Normally, there are 23 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £13, but the average price of train tickets is £22. Travellers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Breda.
Find the best trains to Breda from Brussels with Omio's travel partners Thalys, SNCB and Eurostar from £13. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train to Breda from Brussels with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
Looking to travel by train from Brussels to Breda? Omio can help you find that perfect journey with Thalys. Check Omio to see current Thalys train timetables, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Brussels to Breda train and book Thalys tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train between Brussels and Breda, you can expect to travel 54 miles (87 km) one-way with Thalys. If you search for trains from Brussels to Breda in the Omio app, you can check if the Thalys ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when travelling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with Thalys, we do the work for you to get you safely to Breda from Brussels. Book that perfect Brussels to Breda train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with Thalys!
SNCB is Belgium's main train company and offers First class or Second class tickets for your train to Breda from Brussels.
Book your SNCB Brussels to Breda train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check SNCB up-to-date train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Brussels to Breda routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable SNCB train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance between Brussels and Breda is 54 miles (87 km), and the best price for a one-way Brussels - Breda SNCB train ticket starts at £24 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your SNCB ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train. Waiting in a queue at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with SNCB!
SNCB from Brussels to Breda train information:
Eurostar is the exclusive high-speed railway service connecting the United Kingdom with countries in Europe like France, Belgium and the Netherlands. Most Eurostar trains travel through the Channel Tunnel between the UK and France. With a high-speed train service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), you will travel to Breda from Brussels in ultimate comfort coupled with modern, comfortable seats and large windows. When booking your Eurostar train from Brussels to Breda, you can choose between three ticket types: Standard, Standard Premier (with light refreshments served and spacious seats), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seating, lounge access, priority boarding and hot meal served).
Traveling from Brussels to Breda is easy, with trains running throughout the day. Expect journey times for this 54-mile route of 1 hour and 26 minutes to 1 hour and 45 minutes, often with 1 connection.
Trains to Breda depart Brussels 2 to 3 times an hour, with up to 44 services per weekday and up to 29 services on weekends. The first train departs at around 5:45 a.m. each day, and the last is between 8:52 p.m. and 9:52 p.m.
The fastest trains from Brussels to Breda take 1 hour and 26 minutes and run often. The longest trip is 1 hour and 45 minutes. Passengers can often expect a connection in either Antwerp or Rotterdam, typically between 9 and 17 minutes.
Departure station: This route begins at Brussels-Midi/Zuid, located in Saint-Gilles, which is 24 minutes by foot or 5 minutes by public transit from the city center. The station is well connected to local bus, tram and subway lines. Here you'll find ticket offices, luggage lockers, elevator access, special assistance services, kiosks and eateries, and premier lounges.
Arrival station: Arriving at Breda station you're a 19-minute walk or a 10-minute bus ride from the city center. The station also serves local and regional bus lines. The station offers ticket offices, elevator access, special assistance services, kiosks and eateries.
SNCB, Thalys and Eurostar provide trains from Brussels to Breda. SNCB offers the most frequent service, the fewest connections, and the cheapest fares. Thalys provides the fastest trains. Eurostar and Thalys trains all include one connection.
SNCB operates up to 27 trains each weekday and around 16 each weekend day. Over half of these are direct services, free of any connections. Journeys range between 1 hour and 29 minutes and 1 hour and 34 minutes. SNCB provides the earliest service each day, departing at around 5:45 a.m.
Thalys provides 12 to 14 trains from Brussels to Breda per weekday and 6 to 9 on weekends. The majority of Thalys trains are high speed and have the quickest journey time of 1 hour and 26 minutes. Thalys operates the latest train each day, departing between 8:52 p.m. and 9:52 p.m. All Thalys services on this route include a 17-minute transfer in Antwerp.
Eurostar operates this journey between 1 and 3 times per day, with most services having the longest duration of 1 hour and 45 minutes. All services include a 12-minute connection in Rotterdam.
With three operators to choose from, there are different service options available. Thalys and SNCB offer first class, while Eurostar offers only standard seats. All operators have food and beverages for purchase on board. The baggage allowance on all three providers is two items plus hand luggage. Extra baggage options are available on Eurostar, such as oversized items and bicycles. All providers offer wheelchair places for a reduced fare and travel assistance can be booked in advance. It is possible to travel with pets on Thalys and SNCB trains.
Finding great deals on trains from Brussels to Breda is possible, especially if you have flexibility. SNCB offers the most numerous services and also the cheapest, but booking well advance is recommended to secure cheap seats. Being flexible with travel dates, departure times, and potential connections will also provide more low fares to choose from.
Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Breda, Netherlands by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 28/07/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Breda from Brussels before travelling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Breda to Brussels is: Fully open
Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 28/07/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Breda to Brussels train here.
When taking a train from Brussels, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. When you arrive in Breda, your train can arrive in train stations including Breda, Breda, Hazeldonk and Breda-Prinsenbeek.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Bruxelles-Midi to Breda.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Bruxelles-Midi, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre of Brussels.
The most popular arrival train station, Breda, is located 2.2 miles (3.5 km) away from the city centre of Breda.
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