There are 3 ways to get from Arras to Brussels by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Tgv

$35 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. Ouibus

$7 - $11

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. 95.4 miles

$20 - $30

What companies run services between Arras, France and Brussels, Belgium?

TGV operates a train from Arras to Brussels once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Arras to Brussels via Lille in around 2 h 12 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Arras(F) to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Arras to Lille
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Arras and Brussels is 127 km. The road distance is 153 km.

The cheapest way to get from Arras to Brussels is to bus which costs 5€ - 9€ and takes 2 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Arras to Brussels is to train which takes 1 h 10 min and costs 30€ - 36€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Arras(F) and arriving at Bruxelles Midi. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Arras to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Arras and arriving at Brussels City Center - Midi Train station via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

The train from Arras(F) to Bruxelles Midi takes 1 h 10 min including transfers and departs once daily.