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There are 4 ways to get from Brussels to Reims by train, bus, rideshare 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.

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Train  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Est to Reims Tgv

$116 - $152

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Reims, Reims TGV 1770

$19 - $35

2 alternative options

Rideshare  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Brussels to Reims 167.9 miles

$20

Drive  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Reims 168.6 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Reims is to rideshare which costs 17€ and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Reims is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station station and arriving at Reims, Reims TGV. Services depart twice a week, and operate Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Reims. However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid/Midi and arriving at Reims via Paris Est. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 19 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Reims is 179 km. The road distance is 269.7 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Reims without a car is to train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs 100€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 19 min to get from Brussels to Reims, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Brussels to Reims is to train which takes 3 h 19 min and costs 100€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 16€ - 28€ and takes 5 h 5 min.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Reims.
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  • Distance: 112.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 19 min

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Reims via Paris-Nord and Paris Est in around 3 h 19 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Reims twice a week. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min.

Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
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 - $160
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Est to Reims
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $65
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 Reims, Reims TGV
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Brussels to Reims
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Brussels to Reims bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Reims, Reims TGV station.

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Brussels to Reims train services, operated by inOui TGV, arrive at Reims station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Reims is 270 km. It takes approximately 2 h 37 min to drive from Brussels to Reims.

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There are 311+ hotels available in Reims. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Brussels and Reims. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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