There are 10 ways to get from Edinburgh to Belgium by train, bus, car, car train, 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  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Est

$135 - $304

Cheapest option

Fly Edinburgh to Charleroi  •  5 h 3 min

  1. EDI - CRL

$43 - $190

8 alternative options

Bus  •  17 h 27 min

  1. National Express / ...
  2. 815 / ...

$50 - $127

Train, bus  •  19 h 9 min

  1. 1920

$140 - $209

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10 h 12 min

$297 - $353

Drive, car ferry  •  11 h 16 min

$147 - $214

Fly Edinburgh to Brussels  •  4 h 34 min

  1. EDI - BRU

$84 - $278

Fly Edinburgh to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. EDI - AMS

$99 - $260

Train to Newcastle, fly to Brussels  •  5 h 43 min

  1. NCL - BRU

$113 - $402

Fly Edinburgh to Eindhoven, train  •  7 h

  1. EDI - EIN

$53 - $234

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Belgium?

You can take a train from Edinburgh to Brussels via London Kings Cross, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Gare Du Midi in around 7 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Edinburgh to Brussels via London Victoria Coach Station, London, Brussels, Brussels-North station, and Brussel Noord Perron 3 in around 17 h 27 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Newcastle to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Edinburgh to Brussels via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Newcastle to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Newcastle to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Newcastle to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Edinburgh to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Flights from Edinburgh to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Flights from Edinburgh to Eindhoven via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $210
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Brussels via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Amsterdam via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Train operators
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Edinburgh to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$60 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $170
Train from Edinburgh to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$160 - $240
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $130
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $130
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
$177
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$65 - $90
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven Bus JF Kennedylaan/Limbopad to Antwerpen Centraal (Koningin Astridplein)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Manchester to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station to Brusel, CCN, gare du Nord
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Edinburgh and Belgium is 788 km.

The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Belgium is to bus which costs £35 - £95 and takes 17 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Edinburgh to Belgium is to fly which takes 4 h 34 min and costs £60 - £210.

No, there is no direct bus from Edinburgh to Belgium. However, there are services departing from Edinburgh and arriving at Brussel Martelaars via London and Brussel Noord Perron 3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 27 min.

It takes approximately 7 h 21 min to get from Edinburgh to Belgium, including transfers.