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from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels

You can get from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels on 26 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:16Frankfurt (Main) Hbf3h19 11:35Brussels-Midi
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£411One-way
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16:15Frankfurt am Main, Hbf10h09 02:24BRUXELLES-Midi / Brussel Zuid, Rue de France
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£181One-way
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06:29Frankfurt (Main) Hbf3h06 09:35Brussels-Midi
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£411One-way
18:29Frankfurt (Main) Hbf3h06 21:35Brussels-Midi
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£461One-way
10:27Frankfurt (Main) Hbf3h08 13:35Brussels-Midi
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£491One-way

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Mon
25 Oct
£50Deutsche Bahn
£23BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
26 Oct
£30Deutsche Bahn
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£169KLM
Wed
27 Oct
£37Deutsche Bahn
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£169KLM
Thu
28 Oct
£37Deutsche Bahn
£21BlaBlaCar Bus
£169KLM
Fri
29 Oct
£34Deutsche Bahn
£25BlaBlaCar Bus
£151KLM
Sat
30 Oct
£30Deutsche Bahn
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£151KLM
Sun
31 Oct
£14Deutsche Bahn
£22BlaBlaCar Bus
£90Lufthansa
Mon
1 Nov
£26Deutsche Bahn
£25BlaBlaCar Bus
£99Lufthansa
Tue
2 Nov
£28Deutsche Bahn
£14BlaBlaCar Bus
£111Lufthansa
Wed
3 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£14BlaBlaCar Bus
£90Lufthansa
Thu
4 Nov
£28Deutsche Bahn
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£90Lufthansa
Fri
5 Nov
£28Deutsche Bahn
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£111Lufthansa
Sat
6 Nov
£28Deutsche Bahn
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£90Lufthansa
Sun
7 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£18BlaBlaCar Bus
£135KLM
Mon
8 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£12BlaBlaCar Bus
£74Lufthansa
Tue
9 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£26Flixbus
£74Lufthansa
Wed
10 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£27Flixbus
£74Lufthansa
Thu
11 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£19Flixbus
£74Brussels Airlines
Fri
12 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£19Flixbus
£74Brussels Airlines
Sat
13 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£19Flixbus
£63Lufthansa

Travel Information between Frankfurt am Main and Brussels

distanceDistance197 miles (317 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£18 - £161
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £18 • 6 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £161 • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 197 miles (317 km) by flight, coach or train between Frankfurt am Main and Brussels. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £18. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Lufthansa, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Brussels, Belgium if I’m coming from Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

Travel between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Brussels, Belgium is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Germany enter Belgium?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Brussels from Frankfurt am Main?

Conditions of entry into Belgium:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Brussels, Belgium?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Belgium has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 24/10/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels.

Are there restrictions on reentering Germany from Brussels, Belgium due to the coronavirus pandemic?

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

Am I allowed to reenter Frankfurt am Main, 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 Frankfurt am Main 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 Frankfurt am Main, 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 24/10/2021. 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 Frankfurt am Main from Brussels here.

How do I go from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels?

You can travel from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels 3 different ways: flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels?

The cheapest way from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £18 compared to other travel options to Brussels:

A coach journey is usually £143 less than a journey to Brussels by plane, which costs on average £161 for the same trip.

A coach is generally £11 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £28 from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels.

What is the fastest way to get to Brussels from Frankfurt am Main?

The fastest way from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels is by flight with an average journey time of 55 min.

Other travel options from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Brussels by coach can take on average 6 h 5 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 6 min   of travel time.

How many miles are between Frankfurt am Main and Brussels

The Frankfurt am Main to Brussels distance is approximately 197 miles (317 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels?

The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels is:

  • Around 6 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Frankfurt am Main? Where do I arrive in Brussels?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels:

  • Most travellers board their plane from Frankfurt am Main Airport and arrive in Brussels Airport.
  • Most travellers take a coach from Frankfurt am Main, Hbf to Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).
  • Most travellers take a train from Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen to Bruxelles-Midi.
Which travel companies can take me from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels?

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

  • You can travel by plane to Brussels from Frankfurt am Main with Lufthansa, and you can find Lufthansa Frankfurt am Main to Brussels tickets for £161 on Omio.
  • You can go to Brussels from Frankfurt am Main by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £18 with Flixbus from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels on Omio.
  • You can travel from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £28 with Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels.
Can I find a direct route from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels?

Yes, there are direct services available between Frankfurt am Main and Brussels with the following travel operators:

  • You'll find direct flights per day with Lufthansa or Brussels Airlines.
  • You can take a direct coach with BlaBlaCar or Croatia Bus d. O. O. With direct coaches per day.
  • You'll find 6 direct trains per day 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 to Brussels from Frankfurt am Main.

Where should I go next after I travel from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels?
Omio customers who travel from Frankfurt am Main to Brussels often also extend their holiday to go to Paris, Amsterdam or London. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Brussels and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I book tickets between Frankfurt am Main and Brussels online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip to Brussels from Frankfurt am Main, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average £161 one way.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £18 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £28 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Brussels from Frankfurt am Main online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.