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There are 11 ways to get from Belfast to Belgium by plane, bus, train, car ferry, bus and ferry 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.

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Fly Belfast City to Brussels  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Brussels (BRU) BHD - BRU

$78 - $366

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Bus to Dublin, fly to Brussels  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Brussels (BRU) DUB - BRU

$48 - $213

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Fly Belfast City to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BHD - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal

$118 - $334

Fly Belfast (Aldergrove) to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BFS - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal

$96 - $298

Bus to Dublin, fly to Charleroi  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Charleroi (CRL) DUB - CRL

$48 - $216

Car ferry, train via Liverpool, Elliot Street  •  13 h 30 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Douglas, Isle of Man
  2. Take the car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Liverpool
  3. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
  4. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est

$210 - $512

Car ferry, train  •  16 h 34 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Larne to Cairnryan
  2. Take the train from Stranraer to Glasgow Central
  3. Take the train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
  4. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est

$384 - $731

Train, bus and ferry  •  17 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Connolly
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  4. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est

$170 - $390

Bus, bus and ferry via Lille  •  23 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Busáras X2a / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  3. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  4. Take the bus from Lille to Brussels, Brussels-North station 328 / ...

$119 - $210

Bus, bus and ferry  •  24 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Busáras X2a / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  3. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord

$73 - $89

Car ferry, drive  •  14 h 29 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Belfast to Douglas, Isle of Man
  2. Take the car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Liverpool
  3. Drive from Liverpool to Dover
  4. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  5. Drive from Calais to Brussels

$141 - $296

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Belfast to Belgium is to bus and fly which costs £35 - £170 and takes 6 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Belfast to Belgium is to fly and train which costs £90 - £260 and takes 5 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belfast to Belgium station. However, there are services departing from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station via Dublin, London Victoria and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 57 min.

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The distance between Belfast and Belgium is 524 miles.

The best way to get from Belfast to Belgium without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 13 h 30 min and costs £160 - £400.

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Belfast to Belgium, including transfers.

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Belfast to Belgium bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre station.

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There is no direct flight from Belfast City Airport to Brussels Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 10 min and has one stopover.

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Belfast to Belgium bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Belgium is 1 h ahead of Belfast. It is currently 1:58 AM in Belfast and 2:58 AM in Belgium.

Map of how to get from Belfast to Belgium.
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  • Distance: 523.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 40 min

What companies run services between Belfast, Northern Ireland and Belgium?

KLM, British Airways and five other airlines fly from Belfast to Schaerbeek hourly.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Belfast City to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Dublin to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Dublin to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $390
Flights from Belfast City to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Amsterdam Schiphol via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Amsterdam Schiphol via Bristol
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Amsterdam Schiphol via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Amsterdam Schiphol via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Belfast City to Amsterdam Schiphol via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Belfast City to Amsterdam Schiphol via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Belfast City to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Belfast City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Flights from Dublin to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Belfast City to Brussels via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,700
Flights from Dublin to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Belfast City to Brussels via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,700
Flights from Belfast City to Brussels via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $1,700
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Belfast City to Brussels via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $400
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Train from Glasgow Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$230 - $360
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$140 - $210
Anytime Day Single
$230 - $360
Train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stranraer to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $35
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Busáras
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille to Brussels North
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
regiojet.com
Ferry operators
Isle of Man Steam Packet Company
Website
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Belfast to Douglas, Isle of Man
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com
Single offer
$34
Standard fare
$62
Car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Larne to Cairnryan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $95
Schedules at
poferries.com
Passenger Standard
$39
Passenger Flexi
$65
Standard Car
$91
Car ferry from Dover to Calais
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
poferries.com

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Ethiopian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Belfast City Airport to Brussels Airport.

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