There are 6 ways to get from Rouen to Brussels by train, bus, rideshare, car 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.

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Train Thalys  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Rouen-Rive-Droite to Paris St Lazare Ic
  2. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Brussel-Zuid/Midi Thalys

$106 - $159

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Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Rouen, Rouen to Brussels, Brussels-North station 712 / ...

$21 - $35

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Rouen-Rive-Droite to Lille Flandres
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi Tgv / ...

$62 - $107

Rideshare  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Rouen to Brussels 214 miles

$25

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Rouen to Brussels 213 miles

$45 - $70

Train, fly  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Rouen-Rive-Droite to Paris St Lazare
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Brussels (BRU) CDG - BRU

$112 - $352

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rouen to Brussels is to rideshare which costs 22€ and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rouen to Brussels is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 17 min.

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The distance between Rouen and Brussels is 279 km. The road distance is 340.8 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from Rouen to Brussels, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rouen, Rouen and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rouen to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Rouen-Rive-Droite and arriving at Brussel-Zuid/Midi via Haussmann St Lazare and Paris-Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 47 min.

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

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Rouen to Brussels train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Paris St Lazare station.

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Map of how to get from Rouen to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 174.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 47 min

What companies run services between Rouen, France and Brussels, Belgium?

You can take a train from Rouen to Brussels via Paris St Lazare, Haussmann St Lazare, Magenta, and Paris-Nord in around 3 h 47 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Rouen to Brussels twice daily. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Train operators
SNCF
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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Rouen-Rive-Droite to Paris St Lazare
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $55
Train from Rouen-Rive-Droite to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$80 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $160
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $46
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$65 - $66
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rouen, Rouen to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Rouen to Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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