There are 4 ways to get from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU) by train, bus 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 Eurostar  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Brussels Airport - Zaventem Ic

$72 - $144

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais to Brussels, Brussels-North station 1753

$17 - $42

2 alternative options

Train via Lille Flandres  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Lille Flandres
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi Tgv / ...

$65 - $105

Drive  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU) 129.8 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to drive which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 1 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to drive which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 1 h 59 min.

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The distance between Calais and Brussels Airport (BRU) is 184 km. The road distance is 207.7 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU), including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU). However, there are services departing from Calais Ville and arriving at Brussels Airport - Zaventem via Calais-Fréthun and Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU).
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  • Distance: 115.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 44 min

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

You can take a train from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU) via Calais-Fréthun, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Bruxelles-Midi in around 2 h 44 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU) twice daily. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$65 - $67
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $21
1st Class
$26 - $29
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais Ville to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Calais to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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