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Brussels to Amsterdam by train

The journey from Brussels to Amsterdam by train is 107.92 mi and takes 2 hr 29 min. There are 16 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:44 AM and the last at 8:52 PM. It is possible to travel from Brussels to Amsterdam by train for as little as $14.37 or as much as $132.40. The best price for this journey is $14.37.

Lowest Price$14.37
Journey Duration2 hr 29 min
Connection per Day16
Lowest Price$14.37
Highest Price$132.40
First Departure5:44 AM
Last Departure8:52 PM
Distance107.92 mi
DepartureBrussels
ArrivalAmsterdam
CarriersNS International - IC Brussel, European Sleeper

Brussels to Amsterdam Train Times

Departure date
Friday, Feb 23, 2024

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The typical train journey from Brussels to Amsterdam often takes about 2 hr 29 min. Each day, there are approximately 16 trains that service this route. The average ticket price on this route generally hovers around $51.14, with the most budget-friendly fares starting from $14.37.

The primary service provider on this route is Thalys, offering high-speed international train services. NS International also runs trains on this route. Wi-Fi and power sockets are accessible on all trains. Thalys provides a variety of food and drink choices depending on the service class.

Brussels Midi/Zuid Station and Amsterdam Centraal Station are essential to transport junctions in their cities. Brussels Midi/Zuid Station offers local transport services from STIB, such as trams, buses, and Metro lines 2, 3, 4, and 6. In Amsterdam, Centraal Station is a hub for GVB-operated trams, city buses, and several Metro lines, ensuring extensive local coverage. Free GVB ferries are also available at the station for journeys to Amsterdam Noord.

Amsterdam, the capital of the Netherlands, is famous for its artistic heritage, intricate canal system, and narrow houses with gabled facades. Must-see attractions include the Anne Frank House, the Van Gogh Museum, and the beautiful Vondelpark. Try local culinary delights, such as herring, stroopwafels, or Dutch cheese.

So, if you're planning a train journey from Brussels to Amsterdam, we're here to assist. We compare thousands of rail, bus, and flight options to help you secure the best price for your journey. Check out our handy price calendar below, where you can see the best prices across all modes of transport from Brussels to Amsterdam.

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Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Amsterdam
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Brussels to Amsterdam.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Brussels to Amsterdam, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Brussels to Amsterdam.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $27.21 to $52.55 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 48% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Brussels to Amsterdam

The cheapest Brussels - Amsterdam train tickets can be found for as low as $35.70 if you’re lucky, or $80.82 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $284.30.

Find the best day to travel to Amsterdam by train

When travelling to Amsterdam by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Brussels to Amsterdam CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
12.16kg
Bus
13.03kg
Flight
34.74kg
Car
27.79kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Brussels to Amsterdam by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Brussels and Amsterdam are 12.16kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Brussels and Amsterdam? By taking the train between Brussels and Amsterdam you will save 22.58kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.87kg compared to a bus and 15.63kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Brussels to Amsterdam?
A train ticket from Brussels to Amsterdam is $51.14. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $14.37.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Brussels to Amsterdam?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Brussels to Amsterdam is $14.37. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Brussels and Amsterdam by train?
Brussels to Amsterdam is 107.92 mi.
How long does the train between Brussels and Amsterdam take?
Brussels to Amsterdam is on average 2 hr 29 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 52 min.
Which companies operate from Brussels to Amsterdam?
The train journey from Brussels to Amsterdam is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: NS International - IC Brussel, European Sleeper and Eurostar.
How many train connections per day go from Brussels to Amsterdam?
Brussels to Amsterdam has 16 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Brussels to Amsterdam leave?
The earliest train from Brussels to Amsterdam departs at 5:44 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Brussels to Amsterdam depart?
The latest train from Brussels to Amsterdam departs at 8:52 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Brussels to Amsterdam in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $14.37 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Brussels to Amsterdam?
There are 6 station(s) that you can depart from Brussels to go to Amsterdam. You can go from Bruxelles Gare du Nord, Brussel-Zuid, Brussel, Zaventem, Arcaden and Bruxelles-Congres and you can arrive at Schiphol, Amsterdam Leidseplein, Amsterdam Zuid, Diemen, Amsterdam Bijlmer ArenA, Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Amstel, Amsterdam Holendrecht, Amsterdam Science Park, Duivendrecht, Amsterdam Muiderpoort, Amsterdam RAI, Amsterdam Lelylaan, Amsterdam Dam and Amsterdam Rijksmuseum.
How many direct connections depart from Brussels to Amsterdam?
There are on average 16 direct connection(s) from Brussels to go to Amsterdam.
What's the fastest journey time between Brussels to Amsterdam by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Brussels and Amsterdam is 1 hr 52 min.
Is there a direct train from Brussels to Amsterdam?
Yes, there is a direct train between Brussels and Amsterdam.
What are the CO2 emissions for Brussels to Amsterdam by train?
The train journey from Brussels to Amsterdam creates 12.16kg of CO2 emissions.

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