There are 12 ways to get from Brussels to Cambridge 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Est

$95 - $234

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Rj / ...
  2. National Express / ...

$28 - $65

10 alternative options

Bus Ouibus  •  10 h 22 min

  1. 010

$29 - $42

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4 h 23 min

$226 - $249

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 23 min

$78 - $114

Fly Brussels to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 26 min

  1. BRU - LHR

$97 - $254

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  5 h 15 min

  1. RTM - LCY

$140 - $390

Train to Antwerp, fly to London City, train  •  6 h 11 min

  1. ANR - LCY

$105 - $347

Fly Brussels to Birmingham, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. BRU - BHX

$154 - $399

Fly Antwerp to Southend, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. ANR - SEN

$134 - $469

Fly Brussels to East Midlands, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. BRU - EMA

$124 - $781

Train, train to Eindhoven, fly to London Stansted  •  7 h 29 min

  1. EIN - STN

$57 - $250

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Cambridge via London St. Pancras International and London St Pancras International LL in around 3 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Cambridge via Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station and London Victoria Coach Station in around 8 h 50 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Brussels to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Brussels to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
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
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
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Antwerp to Southend
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
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
$175
Website
eurotunnel.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles 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 - $90
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Mortsel-Oude-God
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Roosendaal
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Ely
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$19 - $28
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $80
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Roosendaal to Tilburg
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Brusel, CCN, gare du Nord to Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to London
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 London
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels and Cambridge is 329 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Cambridge is to bus which costs 23€ - 60€ and takes 8 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Cambridge is to train which takes 3 h 57 min and costs 80€ - 200€.

No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar and arriving at Cambridge via London St Pancras International LL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 57 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Brusel, CCN, gare du Nord and arriving at Cambridge via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 50 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Brussels to Cambridge, including transfers.