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There are 11 ways to get from Spain to Brussels by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly Barcelona to Brussels  •  4h 52m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Brussels (BRU) BCN - BRU

$36 - $208

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Fly Madrid to Brussels  •  5h 11m

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Brussels (BRU) MAD - BRU

$42 - $206

Fly Valencia to Brussels  •  5h 9m

  1. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Brussels (BRU) VLC - BRU

$61 - $254

Fly Malaga to Brussels  •  5h 25m

  1. Fly from Malaga (AGP) to Brussels (BRU) AGP - BRU

$51 - $273

Bus to Alicante, fly to Brussels  •  6h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Murcia to Alicante Airport
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Brussels (BRU) ALC - BRU

$82 - $318

Fly Barcelona to Charleroi  •  5h 55m

  1. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Charleroi (CRL) BCN - CRL

$48 - $227

Train via Paris Gare De Lyon  •  13h 44m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave / ...
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Brussel-Zuid/Midi

$365 - $467

Train  •  14h 36m

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Narbonne Ave
  2. Take the train from Narbonne to Bruxelles Midi Tgv

$312 - $392

Bus ALSA  •  22h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Brussels-North

$94 - $192

Bus Autocares Grupo Samar  •  24h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Paris
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Brussels-North

$116 - $206

Drive  •  14h 58m

  1. Drive from Madrid to Brussels 984.2 miles

$200 - $300

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The cheapest way to get from Spain to Brussels is to fly which costs 35€ - 180€ and takes 5h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Spain to Brussels is to fly which costs 30€ - 190€ and takes 4h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Spain to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Cibeles and arriving at Brussels-North via Madrid and Paris Gallieni. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 54m.

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The distance between Spain and Brussels is 1369 km. The road distance is 1574.7 km.

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The best way to get from Spain to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 13h 44m and costs 310€ - 410€.

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It takes approximately 4h 52m to get from Spain to Brussels, including transfers.

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Spain to Brussels bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Madrid station.

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The best way to get from Spain to Brussels is to fly which takes 4h 52m and costs 30€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 310€ - 410€ and takes 13h 44m, you could also bus, which costs 80€ - 170€ and takes 22h 54m.

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 5m.

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Spain to Brussels bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Brussels-North station.

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Map of how to get from Spain to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 855.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 52m

What companies run services between Spain and Brussels, Belgium?

Brussels Airlines, Ryanair and eight other airlines fly from Barcelona to Brussels hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Brussels via Atocha-Renfe, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Barcelona Sants, Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Nord, and Paris-Nord in around 13h 44m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Valencia to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Valencia to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Malaga to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Malaga to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Malaga to Brussels via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Flights from Alicante to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Madrid to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Valencia to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Malaga to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Alicante to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Barcelona to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Valencia to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Malaga to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $550
Flights from Alicante to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Brussels via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Barcelona to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Madrid to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Valencia to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Malaga to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Malaga to Brussels via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Barcelona to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $430
Flights from Madrid to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Malaga to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $700
Flights from Alicante to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Barcelona to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Madrid to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Valencia to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Malaga to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Alicante to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Barcelona to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Valencia to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Malaga to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Alicante to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Valencia to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Malaga to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Alicante to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $700
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Valencia to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Malaga to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Malaga to Brussels via Alicante
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$85 - $600
Flights from Alicante to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Madrid to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Valencia to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Malaga to Brussels via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Brussels via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $410
Flights from Malaga to Brussels via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Barcelona to Brussels via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
$70 - $240
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Malaga to Brussels via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $700
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Malaga to Brussels via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Malaga to Brussels via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Train operators
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
renfe.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$260 - $390
Train from Narbonne to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
7h 1m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$210 - $240
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$210 - $240
1st Class
$280 - $420
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants Station to Paris Gare De Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Website
renfe.com
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $160
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Murcia to Alicante Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
alsa.com
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Brussels-North
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Yes, the driving distance between Spain to Brussels is 1575 km. It takes approximately 14h 58m to drive from Spain to Brussels.

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Brussels Airlines, easyJet, KLM and four other airlines offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 1016+ hotels available in Brussels. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Spain to Barcelona Airport is to train which takes 24m and costs 1€ - 7€.

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