There are 4 ways to get from Brussels to Épernay by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Epernay

$114 - $155

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Bus  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Reims, Reims TGV 1770

$34 - $52

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Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Épernay 184.9 miles

$35 - $60

Fly, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Paris CDG (CDG) BRU - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Champagne-Ardenne
  3. Take the train from Reims-Maison-Blanche to Epernay

$141 - $378

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Épernay is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Épernay is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Épernay. However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid/Midi and arriving at Epernay via Paris Est. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Épernay is 202 km. The road distance is 295.8 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Épernay without a car is to train which takes 3 h 50 min and costs 95€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 50 min to get from Brussels to Épernay, including transfers.

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Brussels to Épernay train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Brussel-Zuid/Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Épernay is to train which takes 3 h 50 min and costs 95€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 6 h 27 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Brussels to Épernay train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Epernay station.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Épernay.
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  • Distance: 126.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 50 min

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Épernay via Paris-Nord and Paris Est in around 3 h 50 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Épernay twice a week. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. 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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Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Est to Epernay
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Reims-Maison-Blanche to Epernay
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$14 - $22
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Champagne-Ardenne
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Reims, Reims TGV
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Épernay is 296 km. It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to drive from Brussels to Épernay.

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Brussels Airlines offers flights from Brussels Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 331+ hotels available in Épernay. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs 16€ - 18€.

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