There are 10 ways to get from Brussels to Cambridge by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to London St. Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$88 - $225

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Brusel, Gare du Midi to Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station Rj
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria to London Stansted Airport National Express

$35 - $51

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Night bus, train  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the night bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to London N815
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge

$61 - $93

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4 h 23 min

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

$219 - $242

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 37 min

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

$77 - $113

Fly Brussels to London Heathrow, train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to London Heathrow (LHR) BRU - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$82 - $253

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  5 h 14 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 London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$137 - $389

Train to Antwerp, fly to London City, train  •  5 h 46 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 London Kings Cross to Cambridge

$103 - $348

Train to Antwerp, fly to Southend, train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Anvers-Berchem
  2. Fly from Antwerp (ANR) to Southend (SEN) ANR - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  4. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge

$132 - $464

Train, train to Eindhoven, fly to London Stansted  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Noord to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Eindhoven
  3. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to London Stansted (STN) EIN - STN

$57 - $252

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Cambridge is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 8 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Cambridge is to train which costs 75€ - 200€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Cambridge is 329 km.

It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Brussels to Cambridge, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Brusel, Gare du Midi and arriving at Cambridge Parkside via London Victoria and London Stansted Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 57 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Cambridge. However, there are services departing from Brussels - Midi and arriving at Cambridge via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 52 min.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Cambridge.
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  • Distance: 205.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 52 min

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 Kings Cross in around 2 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Cambridge via Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station, London Victoria, and London Stansted Airport in around 8 h 57 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
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
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
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
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $190
Premier
$150 - $220
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
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
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
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
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $27
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussel-Noord to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Brusel, Gare du Midi to Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
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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
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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