There are 5 ways to get from Brussels to Somme 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 27 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe Thalys
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Amiens

$58 - $100

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Rideshare  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Brussels to Amiens 141.6 miles

$15 - $17

3 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Amiens 713 / ...

$22 - $37

Train via MOUSCRON/MOESKROEN SNCB/Station  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central to Moeskroen / Mouscron Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Amiens

$47 - $71

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Somme 142.2 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Somme. However, there are services departing from Brussels - Midi and arriving at St-Roch(Somme) via Lille Flandres and Amiens. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Somme is 179 km. The road distance is 227.6 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Somme without a car is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Brussels to Somme, including transfers.

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Brussels to Somme train services, operated by TGV, depart from Brussels - Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Somme is to train which takes 3 h 27 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 4 min.

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Brussels to Somme train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Amiens station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Somme is 228 km. It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to drive from Brussels to Somme.

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There are 104+ hotels available in Somme. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Somme.
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  • Distance: 111.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 27 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Somme, Hauts-de-France, France?

You can take a train from Brussels to Somme via Gare de Lille Europe, Lille Flandres, and Amiens in around 3 h 27 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Somme once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Gare de Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $48
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Flandres to Amiens
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central to Moeskroen / Mouscron
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $26
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.

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 Amiens
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
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 Amiens
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $17
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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