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Brussels to Gießen by train

  • First train
    06:25
  • Last train
    18:34
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 52m
  • Distance
    306 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    9
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 29m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Brussels to Gießen by train

Fast trains from Brussels to Gießen take around 3 hours and 52 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 306 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Brussels and Gießen.

1. Are there direct trains from Brussels to Gießen?

Journeys between Brussels and Gießen usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 10 departures on the route from Brussels to Gießen every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Brussels to Gießen?

The Brussels to Gießen train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 52 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Brussels to Gießen train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Gießen is usually scheduled to depart Brussels around 06:25 and the last train is around 18:34. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Brussels around 05:54, and the last at 20:34.

When to book Brussels to Gießen train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Brussels to Gießen by train.

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Which train companies operate between Brussels and Gießen?

More than one train company operates on the route from Brussels to Gießen, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Hessische Landesbahn
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • Thalys

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.