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Brussels to Copenhagen by train

The journey from Brussels to Copenhagen by train is 765.78 km and takes 25 hrs 42 mins. There are 8 connections per day, with the first departure at 1:25 pm and the last at 9:47 pm. It is possible to travel from Brussels to Copenhagen by train for as little as $140.40 or as much as $389.77. The best price for this journey is $140.40.

Lowest Price$140.40
Journey Duration25 hrs 42 mins
Connection per Day8
Lowest Price$140.40
Highest Price$389.77
First Departure1:25 pm
Last Departure9:47 pm
Distance765.78 km
DepartureBrussels
ArrivalCopenhagen
CarriersBus4you, FlixTrainMore

Brussels to Copenhagen Train Times

Departure date
Thursday, 29 Feb 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Brussels to Copenhagen?

When you're traveling from Brussels to Copenhagen, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $228.98. You might be able to find prices as low as $140.40, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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The prices for train tickets from Brussels to Copenhagen vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. The average train ticket price is approximately $228.98. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

How long does it take to get from Brussels to Copenhagen by train?

With a distance of 765.78 km between Brussels and Copenhagen, it will usually take 25 hrs 42 mins to complete the journey. This average figure may vary from day to day. Delays could be caused by unexpected weather conditions, roadworks or construction, local events, or other unforeseen circumstances. Remember that your journey may take longer than 25 hrs 42 mins. Make your plans with this in mind to avoid disappointment, particularly if you are traveling on a tight schedule. The distance between Brussels and Copenhagen is around 765.78 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 25 hrs 42 mins. However, the fastest routes between Brussels and Copenhagen take 17 hrs 53 mins. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

At what time of the day can I travel from Brussels to Copenhagen?

The first daily departure from Brussels to Copenhagen leaves at 1:25 pm, while the last journey of the day sets out at 9:47 pm. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Brussels and Copenhagen. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Brussels to Copenhagen, which usually leaves at 1:25 pm. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 9:47 pm. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

What are the stations on the Brussels to Copenhagen route?

You will be able to leave Brussels by using stations such as . These connect you to stations including in Copenhagen. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Brussels or in Copenhagen, for your convenience while traveling.

How many journeys from Brussels to Copenhagen are there every day?

On average, there are 8 daily departures from Brussels to Copenhagen. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include , and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 0 departures from Brussels which travel directly to Copenhagen. There are 8 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Brussels to Copenhagen. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Brussels to Copenhagen, 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 Copenhagen.

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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Find the best day to travel to Copenhagen by train

When travelling to Copenhagen 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!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Flixtrain is a European low-cost passenger rail service that offers affordable and comfortable train travel to various destinations across Germany. It is owned and operated by FlixMobility, the parent company of FlixBus, which is a popular bus transportation service in Europe. Flixtrain operates on several routes, including Berlin to Stuttgart, Berlin to Cologne, and Hamburg to Cologne, among others.

SNCB is Belgium's national railway company. Founded in 1926, SNCB operates passenger and freight trains on the Belgian rail network, which spans over 3,600 kilometers of track. SNCB's passenger services include domestic and international routes, with connections to neighboring countries such as France, the Netherlands, Germany, and Luxembourg. The company operates a range of train types, from high-speed trains like the Thalys and Eurostar to regional and commuter trains.

Thalys is a high-speed train operator that offers service between France, Belgium, Germany, and the Netherlands. Thalys trains operate at high speeds, reaching speeds of up to 300 km/h, making them one of the fastest and most convenient ways to travel between cities in the region. The trains have modern amenities, including comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and on-board dining options, making them a popular choice for both business and leisure travelers.

Ticket types and facilities from Brussels to Copenhagen

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by FlixTrain, SNCB and Thalys when traveling from Brussels to Copenhagen.

Standard

A standard ticket on FlixTrain is a regular ticket / second class ticket. Flixtrain standard ticket offers you a comfortable seat, guaranteed Wi-Fi, access to power outlets, and one carry-on and one checked luggage with size restrictions.
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Second

Second class SNCB train tickets give you the opportunity to travel solo or in a group with affordable options.
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First

First-class carriages are easily identified by a yellow band and the number 1. They offer more space and a quieter environment. It is advisable to opt for first class during busy train commutes.
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Standard

With The Standard ticket, you can get a budget-friendly second class seat with advanced booking. Free exchange until 7 days before departure and refundable until 7 days before departure, non-refundable after.
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Comfort

You can get a first class seat with The Comfort fare. Free exchange until 7 days before departure and refundable until 7 days before departure, non-refundable after.
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Premium

You can travel with a customized rate with full service benefits of the Premium fare. Experience a comfortable journey and maximum flexibility to make changes or cancel up until the last minute.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Connect effortlessly on FlixTrain and enjoy free WiFi, whether you're catching up on work, chatting, or simply browsing.
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Keep your devices charged and ready. FlixTrain seats come equipped with power sockets and USB outlets.
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For your safety and the comfort of everyone on board, FlixBus permits you to bring one carry-on bag that should fit under the seat or in the overhead compartment. You're also allowed one checked bag, but make sure you can load and unload it by yourself and store it in the overhead space or under your seat. Kindly ensure your luggage isn't bulky or poses a risk to others. Remember, it's up to you to keep track of your belongings during the trip.
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FlixTrain prioritizes comfort for all. Passengers with mobility concerns can book designated seats and utilize complimentary transportation for foldable wheelchairs and mobility aids. Reach out to FlixTrain for any assistance required.
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While FlixTrain doesn't offer onboard catering, you're welcome to bring along your own snacks and beverages.
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With FlixTrain, you can pack an extra piece of luggage, but it's a good idea to book early since train space is limited. Got sports equipment or a big musical instrument? They're welcome too, though an extra fee might apply. If you're cycling around, you can park your bike in specific areas for just 9 Euro, but ensure it's standard-sized and free of extra attachments. Remember to reserve a spot for your bike early, as space fills up fast
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Most SNCB train carriages have electrical outlets.
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Assistance service is provided for persons with reduced mobility.
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Wifi service is not available on SNCB trains.
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On SNCB trips, you're allowed to bring 3 pieces of luggage with a combined weight under 30kg. Once settled, neatly stow your items either above or below your seat. Feel free to bring along briefcases, backpacks, suitcases, manual or automatic wheelchairs, pushchairs, prams, foldable bikes, unicycles, scooters, and even sports gear like skis.
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No restaurant car available on SNCB trains. It's recommended for passengers to carry their own snacks and water.
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Currently, 30% of SNCB train seats lack air conditioning. The aim is to reduce this to 20% by 2026 and to equip all trains with air conditioning by 2032.
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You can bring briefcases, rucksacks, suitcases, wheelchairs, pushchairs, prams, folding bikes, unicycles, scooters, and sports equipment on board for free. The maximum weight allowed is 30 kg, and a maximum of three items per passenger. You should stow their luggage in the provided space above and below their seats. For (electric) bicycles, tandems, bicycle carts, or segways, a Bike Supplement is required.
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All Thalys trains feature free WiFi. Plus, expect steady 3G or 4G coverage for most routes.
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All seats in every class have 2-pin, 220v power sockets to meet your charging needs.
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When traveling with Thalys, your ticket includes the privilege of carrying one hand luggage item and two larger bags, which must not exceed the dimensions of 75x53x70 cm. There is no weight limit specified, however, it's important to ensure that your baggage is within your personal handling capacity. The bags must be stored in the designated area on the train for the duration of the journey.
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For boarding assistance, please alert Thalys ahead of time. They accommodate wheelchairs adhering to specific dimensions: max 70 cm width, 120 cm height, 150 cm turning circle diameter, and a combined weight of 300 kg for passenger and luggage.
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In Standard and Comfort Class, the Thalys Welcome Bar awaits with an array of snacks. Opt to pre-order using your device for swift collection. Traveling Premium? Delight in Chef Frank Fol's gourmet meal served directly to your seat on journeys exceeding 50 minutes.
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Every Thalys train ensures a cool journey with onboard air-conditioning.
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On Thalys, you can bring a non-folding bike if it's disassembled and in a bag under 135 x 85 x 30 cm. Folding bikes? Just make sure they're within 75 x 53 x 30 cm, and it'll be considered as regular luggage. Got skis? Pop them in a case that's less than 3 m and under 32 kg.
Services on board FlixTrain, Thalys and SNCB from Brussels to Copenhagen
Compare services on board when travelling from Brussels to Copenhagen by train.
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Brussels to Copenhagen CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
53.6kg
Bus
57.43kg
Flight
153.16kg
Car
122.53kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Brussels to Copenhagen by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Brussels and Copenhagen are 53.6kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Brussels and Copenhagen? By taking the train between Brussels and Copenhagen you will save 99.56kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 3.83kg compared to a bus and 68.93kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Brussels to Copenhagen?
A train ticket from Brussels to Copenhagen is $228.98. 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 $140.40.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Brussels to Copenhagen?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Brussels to Copenhagen is $140.40. 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 Copenhagen by train?
Brussels to Copenhagen is 765.78 km.
How long does the train between Brussels and Copenhagen take?
Brussels to Copenhagen is on average 25 hrs 42 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 17 hrs 53 mins.
Which companies operate from Brussels to Copenhagen?
The train journey from Brussels to Copenhagen is covered by 4 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Bus4you, FlixTrain, Thalys, SNCB and FlixBus.
How many train connections per day go from Brussels to Copenhagen?
Brussels to Copenhagen has 8 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Brussels to Copenhagen leave?
The earliest train from Brussels to Copenhagen departs at 1:25 pm. 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 Copenhagen depart?
The latest train from Brussels to Copenhagen departs at 9:47 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 Copenhagen 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 $140.40 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 Copenhagen?
There are 6 station(s) that you can depart from Brussels to go to Copenhagen. You can go from Brussel-Zuid, Bruxelles Gare du Nord, Zaventem, Arcaden, Brussel and Bruxelles-Congres and you can arrive at Kastrup and København H.
What's the fastest journey time between Brussels to Copenhagen by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Brussels and Copenhagen is 17 hrs 53 mins.
Is there a direct train from Brussels to Copenhagen?
Yes, there is a direct train between Brussels and Copenhagen.
What are the CO2 emissions for Brussels to Copenhagen by train?
The train journey from Brussels to Copenhagen creates 53.6kg of CO2 emissions.