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There are 10 ways to get from Brussels to Birmingham by train, night 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  •  3h 52m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

$113 - $304

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Fly Brussels to Birmingham  •  3h 54m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Birmingham (BHX) BRU - BHX

$53 - $301

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Night bus, train  •  11h 18m

  1. Take the night bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to London N815
  2. Take the train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Snow Hill

$109 - $169

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5h 42m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Birmingham

$238 - $270

Drive, car ferry  •  6h 53m

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

$91 - $138

Fly Brussels to East Midlands, train  •  5h 1m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to East Midlands (EMA) BRU - EMA
  2. Take the train from Derby to Birmingham New Street

$98 - $730

Fly Brussels to Bristol, train  •  5h 36m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Bristol (BRS) BRU - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street

$122 - $373

Fly Brussels to Manchester, train  •  5h 50m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Manchester (MAN) BRU - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street

$98 - $324

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Birmingham  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Birmingham (BHX) AMS - BHX

$78 - $262

Fly Brussels to London Heathrow, train  •  6h 12m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to London Heathrow (LHR) BRU - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Moor Street

$149 - $354

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Birmingham is to drive and car ferry which costs 75€ - 120€ and takes 6h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Birmingham is to train which costs 95€ - 270€ and takes 3h 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Birmingham. However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid/Midi and arriving at Birmingham New Street via London Euston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 52m.

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The distance between Brussels and Birmingham is 467 km.

The best way to get from Brussels to Birmingham without a car is to train which takes 3h 52m and costs 95€ - 270€.

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It takes approximately 3h 52m to get from Brussels to Birmingham, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Brussels to Birmingham is to train which takes 3h 52m and costs 95€ - 270€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 45€ - 270€ and takes 3h 54m.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Birmingham is 1h behind Brussels. It is currently 7:46 AM in Brussels and 6:46 AM in Birmingham.

Map of how to get from Brussels to Birmingham.
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  • Distance: 292.1 miles
  • Duration: 3h 52m

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Birmingham via London St. Pancras International and London Euston in around 3h 52m. Alternatively, Brussels Airlines and KLM fly from Brussels to Birmingham 5 times a day.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Brussels to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Brussels to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Brussels to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Brussels to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Brussels to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Brussels to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Train operators
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Virgin West Coast Trains
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Snow Hill
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Moor Street
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Derby to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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
Night bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to London
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Brussels to Birmingham train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Birmingham New Street station.

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Brussels Airlines and KLM offer flights from Brussels Airport to Birmingham Airport.

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