Salzburg to Brussels by train

  • First train
    04:00
  • Last train
    23:08
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    8hr 27m
  • Distance
    715 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    30
  • Avg. journey time
    13hr 18m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Salzburg to Brussels by train

Fast trains from Salzburg to Brussels take around 8 hours and 27 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 715 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Salzburg and Brussels.

1. Are there direct trains from Salzburg to Brussels?

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

We usually find around 30 departures on the route from Salzburg to Brussels 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 Salzburg to Brussels?

The Salzburg to Brussels train travel time is normally about 8 hours and 27 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Brussels is usually scheduled to depart Salzburg around 04:00 and the last train is around 23:08. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Salzburg around 04:27, and the last at 23:08.

When to book Salzburg 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 Salzburg to Brussels by train.

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Which train companies operate between Salzburg and Brussels?

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

  • Euro City
  • Euro Night
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • ICE
  • Inter City Express
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Meridian
  • Railjet
  • Railjet Express
  • Railjet Xpress
  • Regional Bahn
  • 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.