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There are 11 ways to get from Brussels to Spain by plane, bus, train 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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Fly Brussels to Valencia  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Valencia (VLC) BRU - VLC

$61 - $255

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Fly Brussels to Barcelona  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Barcelona (BCN) BRU - BCN

$36 - $209

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Fly Brussels to Madrid  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Madrid (MAD) BRU - MAD

$43 - $206

Fly Brussels to Malaga  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Malaga (AGP) BRU - AGP

$52 - $274

Fly Charleroi to Barcelona  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Barcelona (BCN) CRL - BCN

$67 - $328

Fly Brussels to Alicante, bus  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Alicante (ALC) BRU - ALC
  2. Take the bus from Alicante Airport to Murcia

$82 - $318

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Barcelona  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Airport Charles de Gaulle
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Barcelona (BCN) CDG - BCN

$126 - $354

Train via Barcelona Sants  •  12 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave / ...

$365 - $459

Train  •  17 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Hendaye Tgv
  3. Take the train from Irun to Madrid-Chamartin Ir / ...

$306 - $384

Bus  •  21 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Paris, Paris 801 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Madrid 793

$88 - $152

Drive  •  15 h

  1. Drive from Brussels to Madrid 984.8 miles

$200 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Spain is to fly which costs 35€ - 180€ and takes 5 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Spain is to fly which costs 50€ - 230€ and takes 4 h 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Spain. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Neptuno via Paris, Paris and Méndez Álvaro - Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 26 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Spain is 1369 km. The road distance is 1575.7 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Spain without a car is to train which takes 12 h 25 min and costs 310€ - 400€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Brussels to Spain, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Brussels to Spain is to fly which takes 4 h 53 min and costs 50€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 310€ - 400€ and takes 12 h 25 min, you could also bus, which costs 75€ - 140€ and takes 21 h 26 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Valencia Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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Brussels to Spain bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Madrid station.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Spain.
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  • Distance: 855.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 53 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Spain?

Vueling Airlines, Ryanair and five other airlines fly from Brussels to Valencia every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Brussels to Madrid via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Barcelona Sants, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, and Atocha-Renfe in around 12 h 25 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Brussels to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Brussels to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Brussels to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Alicante via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Valencia
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Brussels to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Charleroi to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Charleroi to Barcelona via Turin
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $320
Flights from Charleroi to Barcelona via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $330
Flights from Brussels to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Valencia via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Valencia via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Malaga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Malaga via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Brussels to Valencia via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Brussels to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Alicante via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $430
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Alicante
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Brussels to Valencia via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Flights from Paris CDG to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Malaga via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Paris CDG to Barcelona via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Valencia via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Malaga via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Alicante via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Pakistan International Airlines
Website
www4.piac.com.pk
Flights from Paris CDG to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Malaga via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Airport Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$80 - $110
1st Class
$110 - $150
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 Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $390
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $280
Spanish Railways AVE
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Irun to Madrid-Chamartin
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $95
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Alicante Airport to Murcia
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
alsa.com
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 Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Madrid
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Spain is 1576 km. It takes approximately 15 h to drive from Brussels to Spain.

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Vueling Airlines, Ryanair, Transavia Holland and four other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Valencia Airport.

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There are 336+ hotels available in Spain. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs 4€ - 18€.

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