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Brussels to Berlin Train Tickets E‑TICKET

Brussels to Berlin Train Tickets

Planning a trip from Brussels to Berlin by train? Get onboard with Thalys, the leading name in railway travel between Belgium and Germany. Using ultra-modern TGV, InterCity and InterCity-Express high-speed trains, Thalys gets you there in a comfortable and courteous manner. Choose from 2 ticket fare and 3 passenger class options. While en route, sample some of the many convenient services available to you. Book your ticket today and you’ll soon be on your way to historic Berlin!

Germany’s capital can truly be described as “iconic”, “compelling” and “inspiring”. Once a war-torn city, Berlin currently remains one of Europe’s biggest draws among tourists. Along with its influential past, Berlin is renowned for its cultural, fashion, media and performing arts scenes. Keep your camera close by as you take in such popular sights as the Berlin Wall ruins, Checkpoint Charlie, the Reichstag building and Charlottenburg Palace

Purchase your “Thalys E-Ticket and Reservation” here. Shortly after, you’ll receive your ticket via email. Simply print it out from home and you’ll be all set to travel from Brussels to Berlin by train, seat reservation included!

Journey details

Trains depart every 2 to 4 hours, with an average of 5 departures daily (1 change each route)

Travel time
6 hours and 44 minutes (fastest time)

Train stations
Brussels-Midi/Zuid and Berlin Hauptbahnhof (Hbf)

Train features
Thalys TGV and Deutsche Bahn InterCity (IC) & InterCity-Express (ICE) high-speed trains, reaching a maximum speed of 300km/h

Thalys E-ticket fares

Your Thalys train ticket gives you a choice of two fares:
  • Thalys E-Ticket and Reservation - Fully Flexible”
    Can be exchanged or fully refunded up to 60 days after departure; standard tickets can be fully refunded prior to departure (policy is subject to changes)
  • “Thalys E-Ticket and Reservation - Semi Flexible”
    Can be exchanged up to the point of departure; the traveler is required to pay any price difference between the exchanged ticket and the newly purchased ticket; a cancellation fee applies (policy is subject to changes)

Thalys E-ticket classes

  • Standard
    • Standard-quality seating
    • Onboard meal, beverage and snack catering service
    • Basic WiFi
  • Comfort
    • Deluxe seating in a quieter atmosphere
    • Onboard meal, beverage and snack catering service
    • Upgraded WiFi
  • Premium
    • Deluxe seating in a quieter atmosphere
    • Meal service at your seat
    • Upgraded WiFi
    • Free international newspapers and magazines
    • Onboard taxi booking service
    • Access to Thalys VIP lounge in Brussels-Midi/Zuid station

Thalys E-ticket discounts

  • Child discount
    Children between the ages of 4 and 11 (inclusive) are eligible for a reduced fare.
    Children under the age of 4 who do not occupy a seat travel for free.

Train services and amenities

  • Air-conditioned coaches
  • Free WiFi internet (not available on IC trains)
  • Individual power outlets for charging laptops or other personal devices
  • Designated storage areas for luggage items
  • “Quiet zone” seating (select trains only)
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Travel assistance and accessibility for disabled passengers

More info

Seat reservations
Your Thalys e-ticket includes travel in a specific seat.

E-ticket delivery
Receive your e-ticket as a PDF document by email, which you can print at home and is valid for travel from Brussels to Berlin by train.

Read more about Thalys train tickets, connecting France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany.

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