There are 4 ways to get from Brussels to Arras 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 TGV  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Tgv

$35 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. Ouibus

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Train Eurostar  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Est / ...
  2. Tgv

$49 - $80

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. 94.4 miles

$20 - $30

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

TGV operates a train from Brussels to Arras once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Arras via Lille in around 2 h 17 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Arras(F)
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $48
Train from Lille Flandres to Arras(F)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$68 - $70
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Flandres to Arras(F)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$20 - $30
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to Arras
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels and Arras is 127 km. The road distance is 151 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Arras is to bus which costs 5€ - 9€ and takes 2 h 17 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Arras is to train which takes 1 h 6 min and costs 30€ - 36€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bruxelles Midi and arriving at Arras(F). Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h 6 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Arras. However, there are services departing from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and arriving at Arras via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

The train from Bruxelles Midi to Arras(F) takes 1 h 6 min including transfers and departs once daily.