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Heidelberg to Brussels by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 48m
  • Distance
    348 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 34m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Heidelberg to Brussels by train

Fast trains from Heidelberg to Brussels take around 3 hours and 48 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 348 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Heidelberg and Brussels.

1. Are there direct trains from Heidelberg to Brussels?

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

We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Heidelberg to Brussels every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 26 departures.

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

The Heidelberg to Brussels train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 48 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Brussels is usually scheduled to depart Heidelberg around 04:22 and the last train is around 17:43. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Heidelberg around 04:26, and the last at 19:13.

When to book Heidelberg to Brussels 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 Heidelberg to Brussels by train.

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Which train companies operate between Heidelberg and Brussels?

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

  • Alleo
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • Regionalzug
  • S Bahn
  • S-Bahn
  • 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.