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from Aachen to Brussels

You can get from Aachen to Brussels by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Aachen to Brussels on 17 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:21Aachen Hbf1h14 09:35Brussels-Midi
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£191One-way
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08:21Aachen Hbf1h14 09:35Brussels-Midi
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£191One-way
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10:21Aachen Hbf1h14 11:35Brussels-Midi
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£211One-way
16:21Aachen Hbf1h14 17:35Brussels-Midi
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£211One-way
18:21Aachen Hbf1h14 19:35Brussels-Midi
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£281One-way

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Sat
16 Oct
£19Deutsche Bahn
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Sun
17 Oct
£19Deutsche Bahn
£10Flixbus
Mon
18 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
19 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
20 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£8Flixbus
Thu
21 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£8Flixbus
Fri
22 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£8Flixbus
Sat
23 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Sun
24 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Mon
25 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£8Flixbus
Tue
26 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
27 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
28 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
29 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£8Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Sun
31 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£8Flixbus
Mon
1 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Tue
2 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
3 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£8Flixbus
Thu
4 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£8Flixbus
Fri
5 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£8Flixbus

Travel Information between Aachen and Brussels

distanceDistance76 miles (122 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£17 - £18
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £17 • 1 h 14 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £17 • 1 h 14 min
carriersPopular travel companiesCroatia Bus d. O. O. Or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 76 miles (122 km) by coach or train between Aachen and Brussels. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 14 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £17. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Croatia Bus d. O. O. Or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Aachen to Brussels.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Belgium due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling from Aachen to Brussels?

Travel from Aachen, Germany to Brussels, Belgium is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Brussels from Aachen restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Brussels, Belgium from Aachen?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

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

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

The above information was last verified on 13/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Aachen and Brussels closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Aachen, Germany from Brussels, Belgium due to COVID-19?

The current restriction level for returning to Aachen, Germany from Belgium is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Aachen, Germany from Brussels, Belgium?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Aachen from Brussels?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Which rules do I need to follow in Aachen, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 15/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Aachen from Brussels here.

How do I travel between Aachen and Brussels?

There are 2 ways to get from Aachen to Brussels: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Aachen to Brussels?

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Aachen to Brussels, which costs on average £17.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Brussels:

A train journey is usually £1 less than a journey to Brussels by coach, which costs on average £18 for the same trip.

What is the quickest way from Aachen to Brussels?

The fastest way from Aachen to Brussels is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 14 min.

Other travel options from Aachen to Brussels can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 2 h 15 min.

How far is it from Aachen to Brussels?

Brussels is approximately 76 miles (122 km) away from Aachen.

How many services a day are there between Aachen and Brussels?

The average frequency per day from Aachen to Brussels is:

  • 10 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Aachen and Brussels as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Aachen and in Brussels?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Aachen to Brussels:

  • Coaches from Aachen to Brussels most often leave from Aachen, Hauptbahnhof (Bahnhofplatz) and arrive in Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).
  • Trains from Aachen to Brussels most often leave from Aachen Hbf and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.
Which travel companies can get me from Aachen to Brussels?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Aachen to Brussels:

  • You can travel by coach to Brussels from Aachen with Croatia Bus d. O. O. And you can find Croatia Bus d. O. O. Aachen to Brussels tickets for £18 on Omio.
  • You can travel by train between Aachen and Brussels with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Aachen to Brussels tickets for £17 on Omio.
Is there a direct service between Aachen and Brussels?

Yes, there are direct services available to Brussels from Aachen with the following travel operators:

  • You can travel directly by coach with Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Croatia Bus d. O. O. With direct coaches per day.
  • You can find around 10 direct trains per day and book this direct train with Deutsche Bahn.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Brussels as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Aachen to Brussels.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Aachen to Brussels?
Looking to extend your trip from Aachen to Brussels? Many Omio customers who go from Aachen to Brussels usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or London. If you're looking to explore Paris, Amsterdam or London from Brussels, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I buy Aachen to Brussels tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Aachen to Brussels, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £18 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket is £17 one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Aachen to Brussels tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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