There are 8 ways to get from London to Brussels by train, bus, rideshare, 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  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Brussels - Midi Est

$65 - $190

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Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station Ouibus / ...

$12 - $35

6 alternative options

Rideshare  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the rideshare from London to Brussels 200.5 miles

$20 - $45

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Brussels

$207 - $228

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Brussels

$66 - $100

Fly London Heathrow to Brussels  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brussels (BRU) LHR - BRU

$81 - $247

Fly London City to Rotterdam, train  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rotterdam (RTM) LCY - RTM
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi

$112 - $353

Fly London City to Antwerp, train  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Antwerp (ANR) LCY - ANR
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Berchem to Bruxelles-Nord

$79 - $309

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Brussels is to bus which costs £9 - £27 and takes 6 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Brussels is to train which costs £50 - £150 and takes 1 h 48 min.

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The distance between London and Brussels is 200 miles.

The train from London St. Pancras International to Brussels - Midi takes 1 h 48 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London and arriving at Brussels City Center - Midi Train station station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Brussels - Midi. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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The nearest airport to Brussels is Brussels (BRU) Airport which is 6.8 miles away. Other nearby airports include Antwerp (ANR) (24.1 miles), Charleroi (CRL) (27.7 miles), Lille Lesquin (LIL) (58 miles) and Eindhoven (EIN) (62 miles).

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London to Brussels bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Map of how to get from London to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 200.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 48 min

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

Eurostar operates a train from London to Brussels 5 times a day. Tickets cost $65 - $190 and the journey takes 1 h 48 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from London to Brussels twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from London City to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $190
Premier
$150 - $220
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $75
Premier
$75 - $90
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
$167
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $85
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Anvers-Berchem to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $15
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
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
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $35
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
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from London to Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $45
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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