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Direct trains to Brussels from CologneFrom Cologne to Brussels

The high-speed Thalys and ICE trains will take you from Cologne to Brussels in less than 2 hours. Are you the planning type? Book your train journey from 4 months in advance and you’ll enjoy the best fares.

Board the Thalys or ICE trains and arrive in the city centre of Brussels

It’s an easy journey by train from Cologne to Brussels. With 2 high-speed trains – Thalys and ICE - competing on this route, you’ll get to the Belgian capital in no time at all.

Set off in Köln Hbf, Cologne’s main train station, situated next to the famous cathedral. After a comfortable journey with a travel time of less than 2 hours, you’ll arrive at Bruxelles-Midi/Brussel-Zuid, one of Brussels’ principal stations.

Upon your arrival, you’ll find a wide range of public transport lines (tram, metro, bus or even train) on offer, so you can start your visit to Brussels with ease. If you’re up for it, you can even rent a bicycle and head to Grand Place, Manneken Pis and the city’s many other tourist attractions!

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Köln Hbf train station

50667 Cologne

Bruxelles-Midi/Brussel-Zuid train station

47B Avenue Fonsny
1060 Brussels
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