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There are 5 ways to get from Paris to Belgium by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Brussel-Zuid/Midi Thalys / ...

$89 - $115

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Bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Rue de Maubeuge to Brussels 848408

$14 - $21

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Paris to Brussels 190.5 miles

$21

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Brussels 191.3 miles

$40 - $60

Fly  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Brussels (BRU) CDG - BRU

$86 - $313

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Belgium is to bus which costs 12€ - 18€ and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Belgium is to train which costs 75€ - 100€ and takes 1 h 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris Rue de Maubeuge and arriving at Brussels. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 43 min.

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The distance between Paris and Belgium is 259 km. The road distance is 306.1 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Belgium without a car is to train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs 75€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Paris to Belgium, including transfers.

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Paris to Belgium bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Paris Rue de Maubeuge station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Belgium is to train which takes 1 h 29 min and costs 75€ - 100€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12€ - 18€ and takes 3 h 43 min, you could also fly, which costs 70€ - 280€ and takes 2 h 55 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Paris to Belgium bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Brussels station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Belgium.
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  • Distance: 161.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Belgium?

Thalys operates a train from Paris to Brussels hourly. Tickets cost $85 - $120 and the journey takes 1 h 22 min. Alternatively, Ecolines operates a bus from Paris to Brussels twice a week. Tickets cost $14 - $21 and the journey takes 3 h 43 min.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $160
Bus operators
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Paris Rue de Maubeuge to Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Paris to Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Belgium is 306 km. It takes approximately 2 h 57 min to drive from Paris to Belgium.

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Brussels Airlines offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 190+ hotels available in Belgium. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Paris and Belgium. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs 10€.

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