Planning your journey from Luxembourg to Brussels? Take a direct train and get to Brussels in under three hours. SNCB run their Intercity (IC) trains on this route. These trains are equipped with all you need for a comfortable journey, including air-conditioning and plenty of space to store your luggage. Upgrade to First Class for roomier seats.
Arrive into Bruxelles-Luxembourg station, located in the European Quarter of the city. You’re close to Luxembourg Square and many interesting museums, including the Museum of Natural Sciences and the Wiertz Museum.
Interested in finding out more? Plan your trip by scrolling down and checking out the FAQs and train times for the train route from Luxembourg to Brussels.
SNCB is the national railway company of Belgium, with services that include national (Intercity) and regional (Local) express trains. All SNCB trains come with both First Class and Second Class carriages. Belgium has one of the densest rail networks in the world. Seat reservations aren’t possible for any of the company's trains.
Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Luxembourg to Bruxelles-Luxembourg by booking early.§
Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.
On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Luxembourg and Bruxelles-Luxembourg is 4 hours and 43 minutes, with around 16 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Luxembourg to Bruxelles-Luxembourg is 3 hours and 53 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Luxembourg to Bruxelles-Luxembourg can start from as little as €21.80 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
No, there are no direct train services from Luxembourg to Bruxelles-Luxembourg. Travelling from Luxembourg to Bruxelles-Luxembourg by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.
The first train from Luxembourg to Bruxelles-Luxembourg leaves at 00:11. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Luxembourg to Bruxelles-Luxembourg leaves at 21:10. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Luxembourg to Bruxelles-Luxembourg cover a distance of around 116 miles (186 km) during the journey.