There are 11 ways to get from Leuven to London 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  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Est

$71 - $209

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Rj / ...

$22 - $59

9 alternative options

Bus Ouibus  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Ouibus
  2. Ouibus

$22 - $34

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4 h 2 min

$221 - $243

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 3 min

$73 - $105

Fly Brussels to London Heathrow  •  3 h 47 min

  1. BRU - LHR

$97 - $251

Train, train to Rotterdam, fly to London City  •  4 h 51 min

  1. RTM - LCY

$110 - $351

Train, train to Antwerp, fly to London City  •  5 h 11 min

  1. ANR - LCY

$80 - $310

Train, train to Antwerp, fly to Southend  •  4 h 46 min

  1. ANR - SEN

$109 - $430

Fly Brussels to London Gatwick  •  3 h 59 min

  1. BRU - LGW

$224 - $551

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly to London City  •  6 h 6 min

  1. AMS - LCY

$113 - $378

What companies run services between Leuven, Belgium and London, England?

Eurostar operates a train from Leuven to London every 3 hours. Tickets cost $65 - $200 and the journey takes 2 h 7 min. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Leuven to London twice daily. Tickets cost $18 - $24 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Antwerp to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $410
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Antwerp to Southend
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from Brussels to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $240
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Leuven to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $19
Train from Leuven to Mechelen
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$8 - $12
Train from Mechelen to Mortsel-Oude-God
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$1 - $2
1st Class
$2 - $4
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$20 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $50
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Brusel, CCN, gare du Nord to Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to London
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to London
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Leuven and London is 344 km.

The cheapest way to get from Leuven to London is to bus which costs 18€ - 50€ and takes 7 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Leuven to London is to train which takes 3 h 33 min and costs 60€ - 180€.

No, there is no direct train from Leuven to London. However, there are services departing from Leuven and arriving at London St. Pancras International via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Leuven to London. However, there are services departing from Leuven Rector De Somerplein zone B and arriving at Londýn, Victoria Green Line Station via Brusel, CCN, gare du Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 38 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Leuven to London, including transfers.