There are 7 ways to get from Canterbury to Brussels by train, bus, night train, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 55 min

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

$65 - $165

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station Ouibus

$15 - $22

5 alternative options

Night train  •  2 h 51 min

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

$65 - $165

Eurotunnel, drive  •  2 h 52 min

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

$245 - $268

Car ferry, drive  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Brussels

$54 - $81

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Brussels  •  5 h 12 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

Train to London City, fly to Antwerp, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Canterbury West to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Antwerp (ANR) LCY - ANR
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Berchem to Bruxelles-Nord

$111 - $353

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Canterbury to Brussels is to bus which costs £11 - £17 and takes 5 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Canterbury to Brussels is to night train which costs £50 - £130 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Canterbury and Brussels is 146 miles.

It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Canterbury to Brussels, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Canterbury station to Brussels station. However, there are services departing from Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) and arriving at Brussels City Center - Midi Train station via Dover. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Canterbury to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar via Ashford(Kent) Int.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Canterbury, England and Brussels, Belgium?

Eurostar operates a train from Canterbury to Brussels once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $150 and the journey takes 1 h 39 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Canterbury to Brussels every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from London City to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $450
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 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Canterbury West to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
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
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Anvers-Berchem to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $16
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Dover to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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