Bologna to Brussels by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:15
  • Last train
    23:03
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    11hr 16m

Travelling from Bologna to Brussels by train

Fast trains from Bologna to Brussels take around 11 hours and 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 878 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bologna and Brussels.

Are there direct trains from Bologna to Brussels?

Journeys between Bologna and Brussels usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 34 departures on the route from Bologna to Brussels every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 36 departures.

How long is the train journey from Bologna to Brussels?

The Bologna to Brussels train travel time is normally about 11 hours and 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Bologna to Brussels train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Brussels is usually scheduled to depart Bologna around 04:15 and the last train is around 23:03. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bologna around 04:15, and the last at 22:38.

When to book Bologna to Brussels train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half 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 Bologna to Brussels by train.

Which train companies operate between Bologna and Brussels?

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

  • CityNightLine
  • EuroCity
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Eurostar
  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciargento
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • ICE
  • InterCity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Intercités de Nuit
  • Italo
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • S-Bahn
  • SFM 3
  • TGV
  • Thalys
  • Thello
  • Train Express Regional

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

Find journey information for Brussels to Bologna

Other journeys to Brussels View all journeys to Brussels

Search accommodation in Brussels

Country guide

Trains to Belgium

Read our country guide

Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail 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.

Log in / Register

  1. We'd love to send you (occasional) emails with travel tips, sales and special offers. You can change your preferences at any time.
  1. By registering you agree with our privacy policy.