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Duration 7h 52m
Distance 597.1 km
Average price 174€
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cherbourg-Octeville and Brussels takes 7h 52m and the fastest train takes 5h 6m. The train service runs several times per day from Cherbourg-Octeville to Brussels. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Cherbourg
  2. Paris Nord
  3. Brussels
6h 7m
121€ - 246€

Cherbourg-Octeville to Brussels train times

Trains run four times a day between Cherbourg-Octeville and Brussels. The service departs Cherbourg-Octeville at 19:12 in the evening, which arrives into Brussels at 09:47. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 52m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cherbourg-Octeville to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Cherbourg and arriving at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi via Haussmann St Lazare and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 7m.

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The distance between Cherbourg-Octeville and Brussels is 445 km. The road distance is 597.1 km.

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Cherbourg-Octeville to Brussels train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Cherbourg station.

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Cherbourg-Octeville to Brussels train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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