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There are 6 ways to get from Brussels to Cockfosters by train, bus and ferry, car, car train, car ferry, plane or subway

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Train  •  2h 34m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

£92 - £297

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry  •  7h 14m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Brussels to London

£14 - £20

4 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4h 12m

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

£163 - £179

Drive, car ferry  •  5h 14m

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

£51 - £75

Fly to London Heathrow, subway  •  4h 52m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to London Heathrow (LHR) BRU - LHR
  2. Take the subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to Cockfosters station

£41 - £444

Fly to London City  •  6h 47m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to London City (LCY) BRU - LCY

£96 - £288

Brussels to Cockfosters by train and subway

The journey time between Brussels and Cockfosters is around 2h 36m and covers a distance of around 242 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 34m. Operated by Eurostar and London Underground (Tube), the Brussels to Cockfosters service departs from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and arrives in Cockfosters station. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 36m
Fastest journey time:
2h 34m
Journey distance:
242 miles
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
£92
Carbon emissions:
20 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
15:06
Last service departs at:
16:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brussels to Cockfosters train and subway schedules

Belgium → United Kingdom
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International entry into United Kingdom from Belgium

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
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Conditions of entry into United Kingdom from Belgium

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Belgium
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey and Isle of Man
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Barbados, Bermuda, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Grenada, Guernsey, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Israel, Jersey, Malta, Montserrat, New Zealand, Pitcairn, Saint Helena, Singapore, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands and Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Before departure, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include a COVID-19 test to be taken on day 2
This applies to arrivals from Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Australia, Barbados, Bermuda, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Cayman Islands, Dominica, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Gibraltar, Grenada, Iceland, Israel, Malta, Montserrat, New Zealand, Pitcairn, Saint Helena, Singapore, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands and Turks and Caicos Islands
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in United Kingdom

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Regional advice

Regional advice

Considerations leaving from Belgium

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering United Kingdom from Belgium.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • 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 Cockfosters is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cockfosters is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Cockfosters is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

Yes, entry into Belgium from United Kingdom is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 21 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Cockfosters is to bus and ferry which costs €16 - €24 and takes 7h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Cockfosters is to train which costs €100 - €350 and takes 2h 34m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Cockfosters station. However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and arriving at Cockfosters station via King's Cross St. Pancras station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 34m.

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The distance between Brussels and Cockfosters is 203 miles.

The best way to get from Brussels to Cockfosters without a car is to train which takes 2h 34m and costs €100 - €350.

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It takes approximately 2h 34m to get from Brussels to Cockfosters, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Brussels to Cockfosters is to train which takes 2h 34m and costs €100 - €350. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs €110 - €340 and takes 6h 47m.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Cockfosters is 1h behind Brussels. It is currently 12:37 PM in Brussels and 11:37 AM in Cockfosters.

Map of how to get from Brussels to Cockfosters.
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  • Distance: 203.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 34m

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

Eurostar operates a train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to London St Pancras Eurostar 6 times a week. Tickets cost £85 - £300 and the journey takes 2h. Alternatively, Union Ivkoni operates a vehicle from Brussels to London twice a week. Tickets cost £11 - £15 and the journey takes 6h 18m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£35 - £110
Flights from Brussels to London City via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £290
Flights from Brussels to London City via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
£19 - £100
Flights from Brussels to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£55 - £250
Flights from Brussels to London City via Nice
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £370
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £550
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
£100 - £380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to London City via Geneva
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday
Estimated price
£90 - £190
Train operators
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

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Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3 station to Cockfosters station
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Brussels to London
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
£11 - £15
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
Ferry operators

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Brussels to Cockfosters train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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Rwandair Express, British Airways and Brussels Airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 3725+ hotels available in Cockfosters. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 21 min and costs €8 - €10.

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