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There are 8 ways to get from Norwich to Brussels by train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car ferry, car train or plane

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Train  •  5h 5m

  1. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Eil

159€ - 435€

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  10h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Norwich Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Brussels

20€ - 28€

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Train, bus  •  11h 19m

  1. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Brussels, Gare du Midi RegioJet

70€ - 100€

Drive, car ferry  •  6h 49m

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

125€ - 223€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5h 18m

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

204€ - 230€

Fly Norwich to Brussels  •  9h 54m

  1. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Brussels (BRU) NWI - BRU

110€ - 313€

Fly Norwich to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  4h 55m

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

137€ - 1023€

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Brussels  •  6h 5m

  1. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brussels (BRU) LHR - BRU

102€ - 406€

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Conditions of entry into Belgium from United Kingdom

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
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No, entry into Belgium from United Kingdom is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Brussels is 800 14689.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Brussels is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Brussels is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 14689.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United Kingdom from Belgium.

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The cheapest way to get from Norwich to Brussels is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £17 - £25 and takes 10h 37m.

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The fastest way to get from Norwich to Brussels is to fly and train which takes 4h 55m and costs £110 - £900.

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No, there is no direct bus from Norwich station to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Norwich Bus Station and arriving at Brussels via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 37m.

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

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The distance between Norwich and Brussels is 288 km.

The best way to get from Norwich to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 5h 5m and costs £130 - £380.

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

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Norwich to Brussels bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Norwich Bus Station.

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Norwich to Brussels train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from Norwich station.

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The best way to get from Norwich to Brussels is to train which takes 5h 5m and costs £130 - £380. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs £95 - £270 and takes 9h 54m.

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Map of how to get from Norwich to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 288.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 5m

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

You can take a train from Norwich to Brussels via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street station, King's Cross St. Pancras station, and London St Pancras Eurostar in around 5h 5m. Alternatively, KLM flies from Norwich to Brussels once daily.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Norwich to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h 22m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 300€
Flights from Norwich to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 330€
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
100€ - 250€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 350€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
40€ - 850€
Train operators
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
153€
Website
Eurotunnel
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
4 times a day
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 Norwich Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
National Express
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from London to Brussels
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Brussels, Gare du Midi
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
RegioJet
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
75€ - 150€
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
75€ - 150€
Standard Car - Flexi
130€ - 170€

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There is no direct flight from Norwich Airport to Brussels Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 10m and has one stopover.

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Norwich to Brussels bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Brussels station.

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Brussels is 1h ahead of Norwich. It is currently 10:14 PM in Norwich and 11:14 PM in Brussels.

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

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KLM offers flights from Norwich Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 1289+ hotels available in Brussels. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Norwich to Norwich Airport is to line 38 bus which takes 14 min and costs £2 - £3.

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