Madrid to Brussels train

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Renfe AVE
07:00Madrid-puerta De Atocha2h30 09:30Bruxelles-midi
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09:30Madrid-puerta De Atocha27h07 12:37Bruxelles-midi
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Train schedule Madrid to Brussels

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Renfe AVE
07:00Madrid-puerta De Atocha2h30 09:30Bruxelles-midi
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Renfe AVE
09:30Madrid-puerta De Atocha27h07 12:37Bruxelles-midi
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Fastest train times from Madrid to Brussels

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Fastest Journey

2 h 30 m

Average

14 h 48 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

1316 km

It's difficult to get from Madrid to Brussels without changing at least 3 times.

Renfe AVE
07:00Madrid-puerta De Atocha2h30 09:30Bruxelles-midi
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Renfe AVE
09:30Madrid-puerta De Atocha27h07 12:37Bruxelles-midi
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Overview: Train from Madrid to Brussels

distanceDistance816 miles
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersRenfe AVE

Trains from Madrid to Brussels cover the 816 miles long journey taking on average 14 h 57 min with our travel partners like Renfe AVE. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

Train providers: AVE trains Madrid to Brussels

Find the best journey from Madrid to Brussels with Omio's train partners AVE! You'll find the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.

AVE

Travel 816 miles (1316 km) between Madrid and Brussels comfortably with AVE, the high-speed trains from Spain’s national railway operator, Renfe. As an official travel partner of Renfe AVE, we show you all the AVE train timetables and the best deals for the Madrid to Brussels route so you can spend more time enjoying your holiday. Simply check the AVE train times and tickets for the journey, including the Promo, Promo + and Flexible tickets, and book cheap AVE tickets between Madrid and Brussels. Renfe also offers discount cards that you can add when buying your tickets with Omio, such as the + Renfe Youth 50 Card and the Gold Card.

AVE trains connect the most important cities in the country in just a few hours and offer a multitude of timetables throughout the day for greater comfort and flexibility. The AVE is undoubtedly Renfe's most popular train; with its high speed of up to 192 mph (310 kmh) on select routes, AVE is one of the fastest trains in the entire world. All AVE trains have a restaurant, WC, WiFi and entertainment on board.

AVE from Madrid to Brussels train information:

  • Average Duration: 22 h 23 min
  • AVE frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Madrid to Brussels

Travel by train 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 Madrid to Brussels.
FAQs

Travel by train between Madrid, Spain and Brussels, Belgium is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Brussels from Madrid restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Madrid?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Recommended

The above information was last checked on 28/07/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Madrid and Brussels closer to your date of departure here.

Return travel from Belgium to Spain is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Madrid from Brussels?

Entry into Spain is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Brussels?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Madrid, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 28/07/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Madrid from Brussels.

The distance between Madrid and Brussels by train is approximately 816 miles.
On average the Madrid to Brussels train time is 14 h 57 min  covering the 816 miles long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.

Some of the Madrid train stations to Brussels you can start your journey from include Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Madrid Chamartín and Madrid Méndez Alvaro. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Brussels include Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha   and arriving in Bruxelles-Midi.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, is located 1.4 miles (2.2 km) from the city centre of Madrid.

The most popular arrival train station, Bruxelles-Midi, is located 1.5 miles (2.4 km) away from the city centre of Brussels.

For the trip from Madrid to Brussels you can take a train with Renfe AVE. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Madrid and Brussels on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Madrid for Brussels is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The first train from Madrid to Brussels leaves at 06: 30   and the last train for this leaves at 20: 40. Omio shows you the latest train from Madrid to Brussels timetable to help you book the best departure time for this route.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Madrid-Puerta de Atocha is the most popular Madrid 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 Madrid for your journey to Brussels.
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Bus lines: 10, 14, 24, 26, 32, 37, 54, 57, 59, 85, 86, 102, 121, 203
Train lines: C1, C2, C3, C4, C5, C7, C8, C10
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