There are 3 ways to get from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU) by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 56 min

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

$69 - $108

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais to Lille Calais > Dunkerque > Lille > Paris centre - Bercy / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Brussels - Zaventem Airport Lille > Bruxelles centre - gare Midi > Bruxelles - Zaventem aéroport / ...

$10 - $20

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 59 min

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

$27 - $40

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

You can take a train from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU) via Lille Flandres, Lille Europe, Bruxelles Midi, and Bruxelles-Midi in around 2 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU) via Lille in around 4 h 2 min.

Train operators
SNCF
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
$22 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $35
1st Class
$29 - $45
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $33
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $33
1st Class
$47 - $50
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $60
Premier
$71 - $73
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Calais to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to Brussels - Zaventem Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Brussels, Brussels Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU)?

The distance between Calais and Brussels Airport (BRU) is 184 km. The road distance is 208 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU)?

The cheapest way to get from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to bus which costs 8€ - 17€ and takes 4 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU)?

The quickest way to get from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to drive which takes 1 h 59 min and costs 22€ - 35€.

Is there a direct train between Calais and Brussels Airport (BRU)?

No, there is no direct train from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU). However, there are services departing from Calais Ville and arriving at Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport via Lille Europe and Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

Is there a direct bus between Calais and Brussels Airport (BRU)?

No, there is no direct bus from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU). However, there are services departing from Calais and arriving at Brussels - Zaventem Airport via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 2 min.

How long does it take to get from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU)?

It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from Calais to Brussels Airport (BRU), including transfers.