There are 6 ways to get from Canterbury to Belgium by train, bus and ferry, bus, car train, car, car ferry or plane

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  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Eurostar

$69 - $168

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Carferry, drive  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Brussels

$54 - $81

4 alternative options

Bus and ferry, bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Folkestone/Dover to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Brussels, Brussels-North station 782 / ...

$57 - $134

Eurotunnel, drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Brussels

$246 - $269

Train to London City, fly to Rotterdam, train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rotterdam (RTM) LCY - RTM
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal

$137 - $387

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Brussels  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brussels (BRU) LHR - BRU

$117 - $303

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Canterbury station to Belgium station. However, there are services departing from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station via Folkestone/Dover and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and Belgium is 163 miles.

The best way to get from Canterbury to Belgium without a car is to train which takes 2 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Canterbury to Belgium, including transfers.

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Canterbury to Belgium bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Folkestone/Dover station.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Rotterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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Belgium is 1 h ahead of Canterbury. It is currently 11:19 PM in Canterbury and 12:19 AM in Belgium.

British Airways offers flights from London City Airport to Rotterdam Airport.

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There are 183+ hotels available in Belgium. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Canterbury to Belgium.
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  • Distance: 163.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 59 min

What companies run services between Canterbury, England and Belgium?

Eurostar operates a train from Canterbury to Brussels twice a week. Tickets cost $55 - $150 and the journey takes 1 h 35 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Train operators
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $150
Premier
$120 - $180
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Folkestone/Dover to Lille
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille to Brussels North
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $60
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Lille to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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