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There are 9 ways to get from East Grinstead to Brussels by train, bus and ferry, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  4h 9m

  1. Take the train from East Grinstead to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Eil

€114 - €382

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Train, bus  •  9h 27m

  1. Take the train from East Grinstead to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Brussels, Gare du Midi RegioJet

€23 - €45

7 alternative options

Train, bus and ferry  •  8h 20m

  1. Take the train from East Grinstead to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Brussels

€24 - €47

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  3h 44m

  1. Drive from East Grinstead to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Brussels

€187 - €206

Drive, car ferry  •  5h 16m

  1. Drive from East Grinstead to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Brussels

€108 - €198

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

  1. Take the train from East Grinstead to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brussels (BRU) LHR - BRU

€62 - €583

Train, train to London City, fly to Rotterdam  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the train from East Grinstead to East Croydon
  2. Take the train from East Croydon to London Bridge
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rotterdam (RTM) LCY - RTM
  4. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi

€260 - €704

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Brussels  •  4h 24m

  1. Take the train from East Grinstead to East Croydon
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Brussels (BRU) LGW - BRU

€164 - €597

Fly London City to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  6h 49m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LCY - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi

€143 - €482

East Grinstead to Brussels by train and subway

The journey time between East Grinstead and Brussels is around 3h 33m and covers a distance of around 425 km. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 29m. Operated by Southern Service, London Underground (Tube) and Eurostar, the East Grinstead to Brussels service departs from East Grinstead and arrives in Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. Typically seven services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 33m
Fastest journey time:
3h 29m
Services per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€114
Carbon emissions:
22 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:06
Last service departs at:
09:36

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

East Grinstead to Brussels train and subway schedules

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from East Grinstead to Brussels is to train and bus which costs £19 - £40 and takes 9h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from East Grinstead to Brussels is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £160 - £180 and takes 3h 44m.

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No, there is no direct train from East Grinstead to Brussels. However, there are services departing from East Grinstead and arriving at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi via Victoria station and London St Pancras Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 9m.

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It is approximately 306 km to get from East Grinstead to Brussels.

The best way to get from East Grinstead to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 4h 9m and costs £95 - £330.

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It takes approximately 4h 9m to get from East Grinstead to Brussels, including transfers.

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East Grinstead to Brussels train services, operated by Southern Service, depart from East Grinstead station.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Brussels is 1h ahead of East Grinstead. It is currently 10:42 PM in East Grinstead and 11:42 PM in Brussels.

East Grinstead to Brussels train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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Map of how to get from East Grinstead to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 306.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 9m

What companies run services between East Grinstead, England and Brussels, Belgium?

You can take a train from East Grinstead to Brussels via London Victoria, Victoria station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London St Pancras Eurostar in around 4h 9m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €130
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €280
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €160
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €260
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €420
Flights from London Gatwick to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €500
Train operators
Southern Service
Phone
+44 3451 27 29 20
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from East Grinstead to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €30
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
€11 - €17
Anytime 1st Class
€22 - €30
Train from East Grinstead to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €20
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
€8 - €12
Anytime 1st Class
€15 - €20
Train from East Croydon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €12
Website
Southern Service
Schedules at
Southern Service
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
€6 - €9
Anytime 1st Class
€8 - €12
Eurostar
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Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€100 - €350
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
€300 - €350
Standard
€100 - €130
Standard Premier
€150 - €190
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €330
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
€290 - €330
Standard
€65 - €80
Standard Premier
€110 - €140
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€153
Website
Eurotunnel
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from East Grinstead to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€11 - €14
Train from East Croydon to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€6 - €9
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €110
Website
Thalys
Standard
€50 - €75
Comfort
€65 - €85
Premium
€75 - €110
Train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Thalys
Standard
€60 - €85
Comfort
€70 - €95
Premium
€85 - €120
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Brussels
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€12 - €18
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Brussels, Gare du Midi
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
RegioJet
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€75 - €150
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
€75 - €150
Standard Car - Flexi
€130 - €170

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