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There are 11 ways to get from Leeds to Brussels by train, bus, night 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.

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Train  •  5h 17m

  1. Take the train from Leeds to King's Cross Leeds - London Kings Cross / ...
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Intl to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Eil

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Night bus  •  12h 20m

  1. Take the night bus from Cultural C to Victoria Coach Station M20
  2. Take the night bus from London Victoria to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station BlaBlaCar Bus

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Bus  •  15h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Leeds to Antwerp Rooseveltplaats Ukn601

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6h 55m

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

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 1m

  1. Drive from Leeds to Port of Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Port of Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Brussels

Fly Leeds Bradford to Brussels  •  6h 24m

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Brussels (BRU) LBA - BRU

Train to Manchester, fly to Brussels  •  5h

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Brussels (BRU) MAN - BRU

Train to Manchester, fly to Charleroi, bus  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Charleroi (CRL) MAN - CRL
  3. Take the bus from Charleroi Airport to Brussels Midi / Brussels South West

Train to Birmingham, fly to Brussels  •  5h 44m

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Brussels (BRU) BHX - BRU

Fly Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  6h 17m

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LBA - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi

Train to Manchester, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) MAN - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi

Leeds to Brussels by train

57 Weekly Trains
5h 17m Average Duration
€220 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Brussels is to night bus which costs £35 - £60 and takes 12h 20m.

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The fastest way to get from Leeds to Brussels is to train and fly which takes 5h and costs £55 - £270.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leeds to Brussels station. However, there are services departing from Leeds and arriving at Brussels-North train station via Antwerp Rooseveltplaats. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Leeds to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Leeds and arriving at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi via London St Pancras Intl. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 17m.

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The distance between Leeds and Brussels is 669 km.

The best way to get from Leeds to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 5h 17m and costs £180 - £410.

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It takes approximately 5h 17m to get from Leeds to Brussels, including transfers.

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Leeds to Brussels bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Leeds station.

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Leeds to Brussels train services, operated by LNER, depart from Leeds station.

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The best way to get from Leeds to Brussels is to train which takes 5h 17m and costs £180 - £410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £55 - £80 and takes 15h 10m, you could also fly, which costs £40 - £290 and takes 6h 24m.

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Map of how to get from Leeds to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 668.6 km
  • Duration: 5h 17m

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

You can take a train from Leeds to Brussels via King's Cross and London St Pancras Intl in around 5h 17m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Leeds to Antwerp Rooseveltplaats once a week. Tickets cost €60 - €85 and the journey takes 13h 45m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€280 - €1100
Flights from Manchester to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €550
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €800
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Brussels via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€40 - €420
Flights from Manchester to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€20 - €260
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €480
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €600
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Brussels via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €600
Train operators
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
https://www.eurotunnel.com/uk/
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€50 - €110
Website
https://www.thalys.com/fr/en
Standard
€50 - €75
Comfort
€55 - €80
Premium
€80 - €110
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2Rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Leeds to Antwerp Rooseveltplaats
Ave. Duration
13h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Website
https://www.flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
BlaBlaCar Bus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
blablacar.fr
Night bus from London Victoria to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
7h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
https://www.blablacar.co.uk/
Flibco
Phone
+352 26 58 57 1
Email
info@flibco.com
Website
flibco.com
Bus from Charleroi Airport to Brussels Midi / Brussels South West
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €19
Website
https://www.flibco.com/en
Ferry operators

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Leeds to Brussels bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Antwerp Rooseveltplaats station.

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Brussels is 1h ahead of Leeds. It is currently 12:38 PM in Leeds and 1:38 PM in Brussels.

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

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Book your Leeds to Brussels bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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