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There are 5 ways to get from Brussels to Carvin by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 59m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Libercourt Ter

€34 - €343

Cheapest option

Bus, line 233 bus  •  3h 54m

  1. Take the Bus from Brussels to Lille
  2. Take the line 233 bus from LILLE - Porte d'Arras to CARVIN - Pl. Jaurès 233

€8 - €10

3 alternative options

Bus, train, line 5 bus  •  2h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Libercourt Ter
  3. Take the line 5 bus from LIBERCOURT - Gare - Quai 3 to CARVIN - Mairie 5

€14 - €27

Train via Tournai  •  3h 39m

  1. Take the train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Tournai / Doornik Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Tournai to Lille Flandres Ic

€19 - €37

Drive  •  1h 19m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Carvin 123 km

€13 - €21

Brussels to Carvin by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Brussels and Carvin is around 2h 45m and covers a distance of around 130 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 31m. Operated by TGV inOui, Eurostar, SNCF and others, the Brussels to Carvin service departs from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and arrives in CARVIN - Mairie. Typically 65 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 45m
Fastest journey time:
1h 31m
Journey distance:
130 km
Services per week:
65
Cheapest price:
€34
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:07
Last service departs at:
19:17

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brussels to Carvin train, walk and bus schedules

Belgium → France
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International entry into France from Belgium

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
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Allowed for: All visitors

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Conditions of entry into France from Belgium

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Belgium
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
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Rules to follow in France

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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering France from Belgium.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Carvin is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Carvin is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Carvin is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Belgium from France.

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Last updated: 3 Aug 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Carvin is to Bus and line 233 bus which costs €8 - €10 and takes 3h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Carvin is to drive which costs €13 - €21 and takes 1h 19m.

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The distance between Brussels and Carvin is 106 km. The road distance is 123 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Carvin without a car is to train which takes 1h 59m and costs €30 - €350.

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It takes approximately 1h 59m to get from Brussels to Carvin, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Carvin is to train which takes 1h 59m and costs €30 - €350. Alternatively, you can Bus and line 233 bus, which costs €8 - €10 and takes 3h 54m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Carvin is 123 km. It takes approximately 1h 19m to drive from Brussels to Carvin.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Carvin.
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  • Distance: 105.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 59m

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Carvin via Lille Europe, Lille Flandres, Libercourt, and LIBERCOURT - Gare - Quai 3 in around 1h 59m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Carvin via Lille, Lille Europe, Porte D'Arras, and LILLE - Porte d'Arras in around 3h 54m.

Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€32 - €38
1st Class
€27 - €32
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Flandres to Libercourt
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €15
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€4 - €7
Rail 1st Class
€10 - €15
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Tournai / Doornik
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €13
1st Class
€14 - €20
Train from Tournai to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€4 - €7
1st Class
€7 - €11
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels South to Lille
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
flibco.com
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Brussels Midi / Brussel Zuid West to Lille Boulevard de Turin
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€17 - €27
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
TADAO
Phone
+33 810 00 11 78
Email
accueil@tadao.fr
Website
tadao.fr
Bus from LIBERCOURT - Gare - Quai 3 to CARVIN - Mairie
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2
Website
TADAO
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Brussels to Lille
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Arc en Ciel 2
Phone
+33 3 20 89 30 30
Email
contact@arcenciel2.fr
Website
arc-en-ciel2.fr
Bus from LILLE - Porte d'Arras to CARVIN - Pl. Jaurès
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€2
Website
Arc en Ciel 2

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