There are 4 ways to get from Brussels to Douai by train, bus or car

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, bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar Est / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Douai Lille > Douai > Paris Roissy - aéroport CDG > Paris ouest - La Défense / ...

$38 - $64

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille Bruxelles centre - gare Midi > Lille / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Douai Lille > Douai > Paris Roissy - aéroport CDG > Paris ouest - La Défense / ...

$7 - $10

2 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar Est / ...
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Douai Tgv

$49 - $80

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Douai 86.8 miles

$18 - $27

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Douai via Lille Europe Eurostar and Lille Flandres in around 1 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Douai via Lille in around 2 h 4 min.

Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $60
Premier
$72 - $74
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$47 - $51
Train from Lille Flandres to Douai
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $18
1st Class
$23 - $30
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $75
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Flandres to Douai
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$16 - $25
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lille to Douai
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
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

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels and Douai is 105 km. The road distance is 139 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Douai is to bus which costs 5€ - 9€ and takes 2 h 4 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Douai is to train and bus which takes 1 h 18 min and costs 30€ - 55€.

No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Douai. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar and arriving at Douai via Lille Flandres. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 21 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Douai. However, there are services departing from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and arriving at Douai via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 4 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Brussels to Douai, including transfers.