Trains from Cologne to Brussels

Cologne to Brussels train information

Cologne Brussels train map

Train duration 1h48m
Arrival Brussels, Belgium
Departure Cologne, Germany
Distance 114 Miles
Train operators Thalys, ICE
Lowest train price from €22.00

There are many rail companies across the country & Europe but the journey connecting Cologne in Germany to Brussels in Belgium are run by Thalys, ICE.

There are 114 miles between both cities and the average train duration connecting Cologne to Brussels is normally 1h48m. Travelling by train is normally the quickest solution to go to Brussels from Cologne, and it's also more environmentally friendly than taking your car or using the plane.

We found trains from £22.00 to travel in the next 180 days. Fares may change depending on the travel date as well as how much time in advance you book your ticket.

Best prices for Cologne to Brussels train tickets

from €22.00 MORE 1h51m
Other modes of transport available
Coach
from €9.99 MORE 4h09m
Flight
from £55.54 MORE 12h01m

Cologne - Brussels prices calendar

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Cologne to Brussels by train, bus, ride sharing and plane.

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FlixBus€14

Thalys€69

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FlixBus€10

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FlixBus€12

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Train times Cologne to Brussels

When are the next trains to Brussels?

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Cologne Koeln Hbf
06:44
Brussels Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
08:36
1h52m Thalys
Cologne Koeln Hbf
07:42
Brussels Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
09:35
1h53m ICE
Cologne Koeln Hbf
09:42
Brussels Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
11:35
1h53m ICE
Cologne Koeln Hbf
12:42
Brussels Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
14:35
1h53m Thalys
Cologne Koeln Hbf
13:42
Brussels Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
15:35
1h53m ICE
Cologne Koeln Hbf
15:40
Brussels Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
17:35
1h55m ICE
Cologne Koeln Hbf
16:43
Brussels Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
18:35
1h52m Thalys
Cologne Koeln Hbf
17:41
Brussels Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
19:35
1h54m ICE

The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 train departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

Based on our data, 8 trains from Cologne to Brussels are available today and 0 tomorrow. The first Cologne Brussels train leaves at 06:44 while the last train leaves the station at 17:41. The first and last departure hours can vary every day and there can be less trains during weekends as well as bank holidays. Train companies can as well adjust the number of trains during school holidays or depending on the demand.

Cologne - Brussels: the best time to book cheap trains

Price of the ticket when booking in advance or at the last minute

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£52

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£62

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£55

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£62

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£62

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Days before Departure

The graph above shows the cheapest prices found in the past 6 months depending on how many time in advance the train ticket is booked. Getting your train from Cologne to Brussels in advance can help you save money for your journey.

Tickets are available from £52 when buying your seat 1 month in advance, it is 17% cheaper than the cheapest fare we found when booking 7 days in advance.

Best prices for Cologne to Brussels trains

We compare train ticket for all major companies to travel between Cologne and Brussels by train and find the best prices for the coming days. Take a look at the prices of train tickets Brussels to Cologne and find the best deal for your outbound journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Cologne
Koeln Hbf
Brussels
Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
€22.00 25/07/2022 18:43 Thalys 5 days ago
Cologne
Koeln Hbf
Brussels
Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
€42.00 30/07/2022 06:44 Thalys 13 hours ago
Cologne
Koeln Hbf
Brussels
Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
€42.00 27/07/2022 12:42 Thalys 3 days ago
Cologne
Koeln Hbf
Brussels
Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
€42.00 26/07/2022 12:42 Thalys 4 days ago
Cologne
Koeln Hbf
Brussels
Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
€42.00 25/07/2022 16:43 Thalys 5 days ago
Cologne
Koeln Hbf
Brussels
Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
€42.00 24/07/2022 18:43 Thalys 6 days ago
Cologne
Koeln Hbf
Brussels
Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
€56.00 24/07/2022 16:43 Thalys 6 days ago
Cologne
Koeln Hbf
Brussels
Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
€69.00 30/07/2022 12:42 Thalys 13 hours ago
Cologne
Koeln Hbf
Brussels
Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
€69.00 04/07/2022 08:43 Thalys 13 hours ago
Cologne
Koeln Hbf
Brussels
Bruxelles Midi Brussel Zuid
€69.00 04/07/2022 06:44 Thalys 13 hours ago

Best prices for the next 180 days.

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