COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply upon entering Belgium. Learn More.

There are 9 ways to get from Olympia London to Brussels by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry, plane or subway

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  •  3h 44m

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

103€ - 353€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Brussels, Gare du Midi RegioJet / ...

13€ - 19€

7 alternative options

Bus, train  •  11h 4m

  1. Take the bus from London, London Victoria Coach Station to Bruges 080
  2. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. Ic / ...

29€ - 39€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4h

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

183€ - 202€

Drive, car ferry  •  5h 17m

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

41€ - 112€

Fly London Heathrow to Brussels  •  4h 12m

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

46€ - 151€

Subway to London City, fly to Antwerp, train  •  5h 17m

  1. Take the subway from West Kensington station to Cannon Street station
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Antwerp (ANR) LCY - ANR
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord

141€ - 474€

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Brussels  •  4h 22m

  1. Take the train from Kensington (Olympia) to Clapham Junction
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Brussels (BRU) LGW - BRU

47€ - 255€

Subway to London City, fly to Rotterdam, train  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the subway from West Kensington station to Cannon Street station
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rotterdam (RTM) LCY - RTM
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi

97€ - 891€

United Kingdom → Belgium
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

International entry into Belgium from United Kingdom

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Show more details
Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), United Kingdom, Vatican, San Marino, Andorra, Monaco, Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Georgia, Tunisia and Cyprus

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions

Show less

Conditions of entry into Belgium from United Kingdom

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
Show more details
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Australia, Japan, New Zealand, South Korea, Thailand, Rwanda and Singapore with the exception of Andorra, Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, United Kingdom, Vatican, Greece, Latvia, Estonia and Norway

Show less

Rules to follow in Belgium

1.5m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from United Kingdom

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Belgium from United Kingdom.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

Explore travel options

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.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 22 Nov 2020
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Olympia London to Brussels is to bus which costs £11 - £17 and takes 8h 49m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Olympia London to Brussels is to train which costs £90 - £320 and takes 3h 44m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Olympia London to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Kensington and arriving at Brussels, Gare du Midi via London, Victoria Green Line Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 49m.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Olympia London station to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Barons Court station and arriving at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi via London St Pancras Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 44m.

More details

The distance between Olympia London and Brussels is 326 km.

The best way to get from Olympia London to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 3h 44m and costs £90 - £320.

More details

It takes approximately 3h 44m to get from Olympia London to Brussels, including transfers.

More details

Olympia London to Brussels bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from London, Victoria Green Line Station.

More details

Olympia London to Brussels train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

More details

The best way to get from Olympia London to Brussels is to train which takes 3h 44m and costs £90 - £320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £17 and takes 8h 49m, you could also fly, which costs £40 - £140 and takes 4h 12m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Olympia London to Brussels.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 325.8 km
  • Duration: 3h 44m

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

Eurostar operates a train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi every 4 hours. Tickets cost 100€ - 350€ and the journey takes 2h 9m. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from London, Victoria Green Line Station to Brussels, Gare du Midi twice daily. Tickets cost 11€ - 16€ and the journey takes 7h 30m. Blablabus also services this route 6 times a week.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 600€
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 240€
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
130€ - 250€
Flights from London Gatwick to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
190€ - 360€
Air Antwerp
Website
airantwerp.com
Flights from London City to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
13€ - 370€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 200€
Train operators
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
300€ - 350€
Standard
100€ - 130€
Standard Premier
150€ - 190€
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
65€ - 330€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
290€ - 330€
Standard
65€ - 80€
Standard Premier
110€ - 140€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr.
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
15€ - 22€
Train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
6€ - 9€
1st Class
9€ - 13€
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
148€
Website
Eurotunnel
London Underground (Tube)

Comprised of 11 lines and 270 stations, the London Underground (known to locals as the Tube) is the most popular way to navigate the English capital, including to/from Heathrow Airport via the Piccadilly Line. Purchase an Oyster card (an electronic smartcard that you use to touch on and off at Tube stations) at any station for the cheapest fares. Most stations have WiFi, but not all trains and stations are air-conditioned. On weekends, a 24-hour service runs on selected lines.

Rome2rio's guide to London Underground (Tube)
Contact Details
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from West Kensington station to Cannon Street station
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
London Underground (Tube)
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Brussel-Noord
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 22€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 13€
1st Class
15€ - 22€
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 40€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
16€ - 23€
1st Class
27€ - 40€
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Kensington (Olympia) to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
London Overground
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
50€ - 75€
Comfort
65€ - 85€
Premium
75€ - 110€
Bus operators
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
Blablabus

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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London - Victoria Coach Station to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
13€ - 17€
Website
Blablabus
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London, London Victoria Coach Station to Bruges
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
17€ - 22€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Calais
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 55€
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
22€ - 29€
Reclining Seat
27€
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
5€
2-bed inside cabin
35€ - 55€

Want to know more about travelling around Belgium

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

Search flights

Olympia London to Brussels bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Brussels, Gare du Midi station.

More details

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

More details

Rwandair Express, Brussels Airlines and British Airways offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Brussels Airport.

Search flights

There are 2268+ hotels available in Brussels. Prices start at 87€ per night.

More details