There are 7 ways to get from Brussels to Cherbourg-Octeville by train, bus, car 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  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg Ic

$139 - $198

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Caen
  3. Take the bus from Caen to Cherbourg-Octeville

$22 - $32

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Caen 712 / ...
  2. Take the train from Caen to Cherbourg Ic

$53 - $82

Drive  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Cherbourg-Octeville 371.5 miles

$75 - $120

Fly to Caen, train  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Caen (CFR) BRU - CFR
  2. Take the train from Caen to Cherbourg

$170 - $709

Fly to Paris CDG, train  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Paris CDG (CDG) BRU - CDG
  2. Take the train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg

$139 - $397

Fly to Rennes, train  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Rennes (RNS) BRU - RNS
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Lison(F)
  3. Take the train from Lison(F) to Cherbourg

$166 - $650

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Cherbourg-Octeville is to bus which costs 19€ - 28€ and takes 9 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Cherbourg-Octeville is to train which costs 110€ - 170€ and takes 5 h 40 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Cherbourg-Octeville is 445 km. The road distance is 594.3 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 40 min to get from Brussels to Cherbourg-Octeville, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Cherbourg-Octeville. However, there are services departing from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and arriving at Cherbourg-Octeville via Lille and Caen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Cherbourg-Octeville. However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid/Midi and arriving at Cherbourg via Magenta and Paris St Lazare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Cherbourg-Octeville, France?

You can take a train from Brussels to Cherbourg-Octeville via Paris-Nord, Magenta, Haussmann St Lazare, and Paris St Lazare in around 5 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Cherbourg-Octeville via Lille and Caen in around 9 h 21 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Brussels to Caen via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Caen via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Caen via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Flights from Brussels to Caen via Figari
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,200
Flights from Brussels to Caen via Strasbourg, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Brussels to Caen via Nuremberg, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Flights from Brussels to Caen via Frankfurt, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Brussels to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $800
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Brussels to Caen via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Caen via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Caen via Nice
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Flights from Brussels to Caen via Figari
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $2,200
Flights from Brussels to Caen via Strasbourg, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,400
Flights from Brussels to Caen via Nuremberg, Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,700
Flights from Brussels to Caen via Frankfurt, Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris St Lazare to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $80
1st Class
$75 - $120
Train from Caen to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Train from Rennes to Lison(F)
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$45 - $70
Train from Lison(F) to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$23 - $35
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Caen
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
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 Caen
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Caen to Cherbourg-Octeville
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus

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