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There are 10 ways to get from Leeds to Brussels by train, bus, night bus, car, car ferry, car train or plane

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Train  •  5h 18m

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

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Bus  •  13h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Brussels-North train station 815 / ...

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Night bus  •  14h 15m

  1. Take the night bus from Leeds York Street to London Victoria Coach Station Glasgow Buchanan Bus Station - London Victoria Coach Station / ...
  2. Take the night bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Brussels-North train station N815

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 16m

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

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

Train to Manchester, fly to Brussels  •  5h 4m

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

Fly Leeds Bradford to Brussels  •  5h 39m

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

Train to Manchester, fly to Charleroi, bus  •  5h 52m

  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 / Brussel Zuid West

Train to Birmingham, fly to Brussels  •  5h 53m

  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 29m

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

Leeds to Brussels by train

21 Weekly Trains
5h 18m Average Duration
€129 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Brussels is to bus which costs £30 - £40 and takes 13h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Leeds to Brussels is to train and fly which costs £65 - £260 and takes 5h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leeds station to Brussels station. However, there are services departing from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and arriving at Brussels-North train station via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 55m.

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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 18m.

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It is approximately 517 km to get from Leeds to Brussels.

The best way to get from Leeds to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 5h 18m and costs £100 - £500.

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It takes approximately 5h 18m to get from Leeds to Brussels, including transfers.

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Leeds to Brussels bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street.

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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 18m and costs £100 - £500. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £40 and takes 13h 55m, you could also fly, which costs £45 - £240 and takes 5h 39m.

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Map of how to get from Leeds to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 517.3 km
  • Duration: 5h 18m

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

You can take a train from Leeds to Brussels via London Kings Cross and London St Pancras Intl in around 5h 18m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leeds Coach Station to Brussels via London Victoria Coach Station in around 13h 55m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €850
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €1200
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €800
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€18 - €240
Flights from Manchester to Charleroi via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€18 - €240
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €700
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €410
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€85 - €600
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €410
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Brussels via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€90 - €480
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €190
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Brussels via Dublin, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€230 - €1100
Ryanair UK
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€25 - €260
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€29 - €240
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
€29 - €40
Anytime Day Single
€100 - €150
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€170 - €240
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
Eurotunnel
TransPennine Express Service
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Thalys
Standard
€60 - €85
Comfort
€70 - €95
Premium
€85 - €120
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
National Express
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Kirkgate High Court to Victoria, London Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€17 - €21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€20 - €25
Website
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.
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Flibco
Phone
+352 26 58 57 1
Email
info@flibco.com
Website
flibco.com
Bus from Charleroi Airport to Brussels Midi / Brussel Zuid West
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Flibco
Standard Ticket
€11 - €14
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
€95 - €160
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
€100
Standard Car - Premium
€159

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Leeds to Brussels bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels-North train station.

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Brussels is 1h ahead of Leeds. It is currently 5:41 AM in Leeds and 6:41 AM in Brussels.

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

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Ethiopian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Manchester Airport to Brussels Airport.

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Book your Leeds to Brussels bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 341+ hotels available in Brussels. Prices start at €100 per night.

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The best way to get from Leeds to Leeds Bradford Airport is to bus which takes 31 min and costs £4.

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