There are 8 ways to get from Brussels to Ashford by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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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Train  •  2 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe Thalys
  2. Take the train from Gare de Lille Europe to Ashford International Station

$66 - $141

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Dover Ouibus

$37 - $50

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Lille 328 / ...
  2. Take the train from Gare de Lille Europe to Ashford International Station

$46 - $101

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone

$234 - $261

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover

$56 - $81

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to London City (LCY) RTM - LCY
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Ashford International

$138 - $385

Fly Brussels to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to London Heathrow (LHR) BRU - LHR
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Ashford International

$87 - $267

Train to Antwerp, fly to London City, train  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Anvers-Berchem
  2. Fly from Antwerp (ANR) to London City (LCY) ANR - LCY
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Ashford International

$104 - $344

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Ashford is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Ashford is to train which costs 55€ - 130€ and takes 2 h 32 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Ashford is 245 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 32 min to get from Brussels to Ashford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Ashford station. However, there are services departing from Brussels - Midi and arriving at Ashford International Station via Gare de Lille Europe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 32 min.

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Brussels to Ashford train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Lille Europe station.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Ashford.
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  • Distance: 153.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 32 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Ashford, England?

You can take a train from Brussels to Ashford via Gare de Lille Europe in around 2 h 32 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Brussels to Ashford once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $28 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Antwerp to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $410
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $85
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Gare de Lille Europe to Ashford International Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$40 - $90
Premier
$85 - $110
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $75
Premier
$75 - $90
Train from London St. Pancras International to Ashford(Kent) Int.
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $50
Premier
$56 - $61
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$167
Website
eurotunnel.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Train from St Pancras International to Ashford International
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Anvers-Berchem
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $15
Bus operators
FlixBus
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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 Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Dover
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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