There are 5 ways to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Valenciennes by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  3h 8m

  1. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Mons / Bergen Ic
  2. Take the bus from Mons to Valenciennes 820

25€ - 30€

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Bus  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Airport to Brussels, Brussels-North station 817 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bruxelles, Nord to Valenciennes 360

18€ - 28€

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Train  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid Ic
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Valenciennes Ter

53€ - 364€

Drive  •  1h 8m

  1. Drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Valenciennes 113.7 km

13€ - 21€

Towncar  •  1h 8m

  1. Take a town car from Brussels Airport to Valenciennes 113.7 km

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Valenciennes is to drive which costs 13€ - 21€ and takes 1h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Valenciennes is to drive which costs 13€ - 21€ and takes 1h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Valenciennes. However, there are services departing from Brussels Airport and arriving at Romainville via Bruxelles, Nord and Gare Valenciennes. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 41m.

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

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The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Valenciennes is 91 km. The road distance is 113.7 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Valenciennes without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 8m and costs 25€ - 30€.

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It takes approximately 3h 8m to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Valenciennes, including transfers.

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Brussels Airport (BRU) to Valenciennes bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Brussels Airport station.

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Brussels Airport (BRU) to Valenciennes train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Brussels Airport-Zaventem station.

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What companies run services between Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium and Valenciennes, France?

You can take a train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Valenciennes via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Lille Europe, and Lille Flandres in around 3h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Valenciennes via Brussels, Brussels-North station, Bruxelles, Nord, and Gare Valenciennes in around 3h 41m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Mons / Bergen
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 21€
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
19€ - 21€
1st Class
27€ - 30€
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
16€ - 19€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
16€ - 19€
1st Class
23€ - 25€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
32€ - 38€
1st Class
27€ - 32€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Flandres to Valenciennes
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 16€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
9€ - 11€
1st Class
12€ - 16€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Mons to Valenciennes
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels Airport to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A to Brussel Noord afstaphalte
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
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 Valenciennes
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Eurolines FR
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Brussels Airport to Valenciennes

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The best way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Valenciennes is to train which takes 3h 40m and costs 50€ - 370€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 18€ - 29€ and takes 3h 41m.

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

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Brussels Airport (BRU) to Valenciennes train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Valenciennes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) to Valenciennes is 114 km. It takes approximately 1h 8m to drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Valenciennes.

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There are 168+ hotels available in Valenciennes. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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