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 Frankfurt am Main will cost around £ 80 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 62.
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3 h 6 m
5 h 43 m
Trains per day
Of the 15 trains that leave Brussels for Frankfurt am Main every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 317 km distance in an average of 5 h 43 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 6 m .
The slowest trains will take 10 h 7 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||197 miles (317 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 6 min|
|Average train ticket price||£40 (€45)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main cover the 197 miles (317 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 6 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £40, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.
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Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main in comfort. Find the DB train timetable for your trip from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance between Brussels and Frankfurt am Main is 197 miles (317 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Brussels to Frankfurt am Main start at £17.
Deutsche Bahn is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international train journeys every day. DB is well-known for its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.
Travel on different types of DB trains, including the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while WCs are standard, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Brussels and Frankfurt am Main, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:
Travel by train between Brussels, Belgium and Frankfurt am Main, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 19/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Frankfurt am Main from Brussels closer to your date of departure here.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels is: Partially open
Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 20/10/2021. 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 Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main, your train can arrive in train stations including Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Bruxelles-Midi to Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, located 6 mile (s) / 10 km away from the city centre.
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