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There are 11 ways to get from Brussels to Leeds by train, bus, bus and ferry, 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.

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Train  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Leeds

$98 - $244

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Fly Charleroi to Manchester, train  •  6h 2m

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Manchester (MAN) CRL - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Leeds

$56 - $265

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  12h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Lille 328 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to London Victoria
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street M20

$76 - $140

Night bus, train  •  12h 46m

  1. Take the night bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to London
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Leeds

$127 - $234

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6h 46m

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

$253 - $290

Drive, car ferry  •  7h 57m

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

$106 - $158

Fly Brussels to Manchester, train  •  5h 12m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Manchester (MAN) BRU - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Leeds

$72 - $276

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Leeds Bradford  •  6h 29m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) AMS - LBA

$80 - $322

Fly Brussels to Newcastle, train  •  5h 51m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Newcastle (NCL) BRU - NCL
  2. Take the train from Newcastle to Leeds

$113 - $391

Fly Brussels to East Midlands, train  •  6h 28m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to East Midlands (EMA) BRU - EMA
  2. Take the train from Derby to Leeds

$98 - $745

Fly Brussels to Birmingham, train  •  7h 5m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Birmingham (BHX) BRU - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Leeds

$108 - $391

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Leeds is to fly and train which costs 45€ - 230€ and takes 6h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Leeds is to train which costs 85€ - 220€ and takes 4h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Leeds station. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street via Lille and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Leeds. However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid/Midi and arriving at Leeds via London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 49m.

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The distance between Brussels and Leeds is 517 km.

The best way to get from Brussels to Leeds without a car is to train which takes 4h 49m and costs 85€ - 220€.

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It takes approximately 4h 49m to get from Brussels to Leeds, including transfers.

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Brussels to Leeds bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Leeds.
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  • Distance: 323.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 49m

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Leeds via London St. Pancras International and London Kings Cross in around 4h 49m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Newcastle via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Brussels to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Brussels to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Brussels to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Newcastle via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $320
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Train operators
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Single
$100 - $150
Train from Sheffield to Leeds
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Train from Derby to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$17 - $25
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Leeds
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Derby to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Birmingham New Street to Leeds
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$18 - $26
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Lille
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to London
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
National Express
Ferry operators

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Brussels to Leeds bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street.

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Leeds is 1h behind Brussels. It is currently 1:13 AM in Brussels and 12:13 AM in Leeds.

Brussels to Leeds train services, operated by LNER, arrive at Leeds station.

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Ethiopian Airlines, British Airways, Brussels Airlines and KLM offer flights from Brussels Airport to Manchester Airport.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 10m and costs 4€ - 18€.

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