There are 7 ways to get from Caen to Brussels Airport (BRU) by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the train from Caen to Paris St Lazare Intercités
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Thalys

120€ - 243€

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Bus  •  7h 52m

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

32€ - 48€

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Drive  •  4h 29m

  1. Drive from Caen to Brussels Airport (BRU) 483.7 km

55€ - 85€

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Brussels  •  5h 2m

  1. Take the train from Caen to Paris St Lazare
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Brussels (BRU) CDG - BRU

113€ - 324€

Fly Caen to Brussels  •  6h 25m

  1. Fly from Caen (CFR) to Brussels (BRU) CFR - BRU

131€ - 551€

Train, train to Rennes, fly to Brussels  •  10h 10m

  1. Take the train from Caen to Le Mans
  2. Take the train from Le Mans to Rennes
  3. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Brussels (BRU) RNS - BRU

154€ - 571€

Fly Caen to Lille Lesquin, train  •  7h 42m

  1. Fly from Caen (CFR) to Lille Lesquin (LIL) CFR - LIL
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi

186€ - 1158€

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The cheapest way to get from Caen to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 7h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Caen to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 4h 29m.

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No, there is no direct train from Caen to Brussels Airport (BRU). However, there are services departing from Caen and arriving at Brussels Airport-Zaventem via Haussmann St Lazare, Paris Nord and Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 59m.

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The distance between Caen and Brussels Airport (BRU) is 395 km. The road distance is 483.7 km.

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The best way to get from Caen to Brussels Airport (BRU) without a car is to train which takes 4h 59m and costs 120€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 4h 59m to get from Caen to Brussels Airport (BRU), including transfers.

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Caen to Brussels Airport (BRU) train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Caen station.

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The best way to get from Caen to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to train which takes 4h 59m and costs 120€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 7h 52m, you could also fly, which costs 130€ - 550€ and takes 6h 25m.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Caen to Brussels Airport (BRU) train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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Map of how to get from Caen to Brussels Airport (BRU).
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  • Distance: 394.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 59m

What companies run services between Caen, France and Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium?

You can take a train from Caen to Brussels Airport (BRU) via Paris St Lazare, Haussmann St Lazare, Magenta, Paris Nord, and Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid in around 4h 59m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Caen to Brussels Airport (BRU) once daily. Tickets cost 24€ - 30€ and the journey takes 7h 35m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Caen to Brussels via Lyon, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
230€ - 850€
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
270€ - 700€
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
270€ - 700€
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Paris CDG, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 490€
Flights from Caen to Lille Lesquin via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
350€ - 1800€
Flights from Caen to Lille Lesquin via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
470€ - 2200€
Flights from Caen to Lille Lesquin via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
430€ - 2100€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
270€ - 850€
Flights from Caen to Brussels via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Caen to Brussels via Lyon, Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
140€ - 550€
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 340€
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
270€ - 700€
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 420€
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Marseille
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 430€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
270€ - 700€
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Paris CDG, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 490€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Nice
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 440€
Flights from Rennes to Brussels via Geneva
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
70€ - 340€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Caen to Brussels via Lyon, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 850€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Caen to Lille Lesquin via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
160€ - 800€
Train operators
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Caen to Paris St Lazare
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 65€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
35€ - 41€
1st Class
55€ - 65€
Train from Caen to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
25€ - 29€
1st Class
39€ - 42€
Train from Le Mans to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
25€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
25€ - 29€
1st Class
39€ - 42€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 160€
Website
Thalys
Standard
75€ - 110€
Comfort
90€ - 120€
Premium
110€ - 160€
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Le Mans to Rennes
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
35€ - 45€
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
32€ - 38€
1st Class
27€ - 32€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 330€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
290€ - 330€
Standard
60€ - 75€
Standard Premier
100€ - 130€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
16€ - 23€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Caen to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
24€ - 30€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Caen to Brussels Airport (BRU) is 484 km. It takes approximately 4h 29m to drive from Caen to Brussels Airport (BRU).

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Brussels Airlines offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 1175+ hotels available in Brussels Airport (BRU). Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Caen to Caen Airport is to line 3 bus which takes 20 min and costs 2€.

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