There are 7 ways to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to London by plane, train, bus, car, car train or car ferry

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 to London Heathrow  •  1h 33m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to London Heathrow (LHR) BRU - LHR

£44 - £232

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Bus  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles, Nord to London 140

£23 - £34

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Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  1h 46m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to London Gatwick (LGW) BRU - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Victoria

£66 - £198

Train  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£105 - £326

Bus via Brussels, Gare du Midi  •  6h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Gare du Midi to London, Victoria Green Line Station RegioJet / ...

£24 - £31

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  3h 54m

  1. Drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to London

£165 - £181

Drive, car ferry  •  5h 22m

  1. Drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Dunkirk
  2. Take the car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

£37 - £98

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to London is to bus via Brussels, Gare du Midi which costs 26€ - 35€ and takes 6h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to London is to fly which costs 45€ - 260€ and takes 1h 33m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to London. However, there are services departing from Brussels Airport and arriving at London via Bruxelles, Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to London. However, there are services departing from Brussels Airport-Zaventem and arriving at London St Pancras Eurostar via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 40m.

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The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and London is 205 miles.

The best way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to London without a car is to train which takes 3h 40m and costs 110€ - 370€.

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It takes approximately 1h 33m to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to London, including transfers.

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Brussels Airport (BRU) to London bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Bruxelles, Nord station.

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Brussels Airport (BRU) to London train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to London is to fly which takes 1h 33m and costs 45€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 110€ - 370€ and takes 3h 40m, you could also bus via Brussels, Gare du Midi, which costs 26€ - 35€ and takes 6h 59m.

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Map of how to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to London.
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  • Distance: 205.1 miles
  • Duration: 1h 33m

What companies run services between Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium and London, England?

British Airways, Brussels Airlines and KLM fly from Brussels Airport (BRU) to London Paddington every 4 hours. Alternatively, Eurostar operates a train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar every 4 hours. Tickets cost £90 - £310 and the journey takes 2h 11m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £360
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £230
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£85 - £300
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from Brussels to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£220 - £500
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£90 - £310
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£270 - £310
Standard
£90 - £110
Standard Premier
£130 - £170
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Brussels, Gare du Midi to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
RegioJet
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£12 - £15
Website
Blablabus
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bruxelles, Nord to London
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£20 - £29
Website
Eurolines FR
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £50
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
£20 - £25
Reclining Seat
£24
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
£6
2-bed inside cabin
£35 - £50

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Brussels Airport (BRU) to London bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at London station.

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London is 1h behind Brussels Airport (BRU). It is currently 12:42 PM in Brussels Airport (BRU) and 11:42 AM in London.

Brussels Airport (BRU) to London train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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KLM, Brussels Airlines and British Airways offer flights from Brussels Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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