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There are 9 ways to get from Plymouth to Dinant by train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train, car ferry, plane or night bus

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Train  •  9h 32m

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Eil
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Namur / Namen Ic / ...

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  16h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Brussels
  3. Take the bus from Brussels-North train station to Namur

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Bus, train  •  18h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Cabot Circus
  2. Take the bus from Bristol City Centre to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Brussels-North train station 815
  4. Take the train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Namur / Namen Ic / ...

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  8h 16m

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Dinant

Drive, car ferry  •  9h 24m

  1. Drive from Plymouth to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Dinant

Train to Bristol, fly to Brussels, train  •  11h 11m

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Brussels (BRU) BRS - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Dinant

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Brussels, train  •  9h 26m

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brussels (BRU) LHR - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Dinant

Night bus to Newquay, fly to Brussels, train  •  12h 35m

  1. Take the night bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Newquay
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to Brussels (BRU) NQY - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Dinant

Train to Bristol, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  11h 13m

  1. Take the train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BRS - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  4. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Namur / Namen

Plymouth to Dinant by train and subway

The journey time between Plymouth and Dinant is around 11h 51m and covers a distance of around 849 km. This includes an average layover time of around 4h. The fastest journey normally takes 9h. Services are operated by First Great Western Service, London Underground (Tube), Eurostar and others. Typically 18 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
7h 51m
Layover time:
4h
Total time:
11h 51m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
9h
Journey distance:
849 km
Services per week:
18
Cheapest price:
€208
Carbon emissions:
44 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:51
Last service departs at:
19:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Plymouth to Dinant train and subway schedules

United Kingdom → Belgium
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International entry into Belgium from United Kingdom

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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Belgium, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Jordan, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, Uruguay and Vatican

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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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
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland) with the exception of Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain and Switzerland. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Hong Kong, Jordan, Macau, Moldova, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine and Uruguay
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland) with the exception of Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Hong Kong, Jordan, Macau, Moldova, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine and Uruguay
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland)
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Jordan, Macau, Moldova, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine and Uruguay

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Rules to follow in Belgium

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from United Kingdom

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

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

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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 Dinant is 800 14689.

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

The social distance requirement in Dinant 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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Last updated: 14 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Plymouth to Dinant is to bus and bus and ferry, which costs £27 - £40 and takes 16h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Plymouth to Dinant is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £200 - £240 and takes 8h 16m.

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No, there is no direct train from Plymouth to Dinant. However, there are services departing from Plymouth and arriving at Dinant via Paddington, London St Pancras Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Namur / Namen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 32m.

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The distance between Plymouth and Dinant is 643 km.

The best way to get from Plymouth to Dinant without a car is to train which takes 9h 32m and costs £170 - £420.

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It takes approximately 9h 32m to get from Plymouth to Dinant, including transfers.

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Plymouth to Dinant train services, operated by First Great Western Service, depart from Plymouth station.

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There is no direct flight from Bristol Airport to Brussels Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h and has one stopover.

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Dinant is 1h ahead of Plymouth. It is currently 6:44 AM in Plymouth and 7:44 AM in Dinant.

Plymouth to Dinant train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Namur / Namen station.

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Map of how to get from Plymouth to Dinant.
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  • Distance: 642.8 km
  • Duration: 9h 32m

What companies run services between Plymouth, England and Dinant, Belgium?

You can take a train from Plymouth to Dinant via London Paddington, Paddington, King's Cross St. Pancras station, London St Pancras Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, and Namur / Namen in around 9h 32m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €440
Flights from Newquay to Brussels via Manchester, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €260
Flights from Newquay to Brussels via Edinburgh, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €330
Flights from Newquay to Brussels via Dusseldorf, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€65 - €290
Flights from Bristol to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €310
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bristol to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €240
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €180
Flights from Newquay to Brussels via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€80 - €330
Flights from Newquay to Brussels via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €290
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €180
Flights from Newquay to Brussels via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€80 - €330
Flights from Newquay to Brussels via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Brussels via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €160
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €230
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Bristol to Brussels via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€75 - €300
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €200
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Newquay to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
9h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €280
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Newquay to Brussels via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €200
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Newquay to Brussels via Alicante
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€220 - €480
Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€90 - €120
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€90 - €120
Anytime Day 1st Class
€160 - €220
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€50 - €65
Anytime Day 1st Class
€90 - €130
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Namur / Namen
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€14 - €21
Train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Namur / Namen
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €13
1st Class
€14 - €20
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Dinant
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€19 - €21
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€19 - €21
1st Class
€26 - €29
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€154
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
Every 3 hours
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 Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
National Express
Night bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€6 - €8
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
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels-North train station to Namur
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bristol City Centre to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€22 - €28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Brussels-North train station to Namur
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Cabot Circus
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€14 - €21
Website
Stagecoach South West
Ferry operators

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