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There are 5 ways to get from St Pancras to Brussels by train, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  2h 1m

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

€100 - €350

Cheapest option

Fly from London Heathrow  •  4h 23m

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

€47 - €155

3 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4h 2m

  1. Drive from St Pancras to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Brussels

€189 - €207

Drive, car ferry  •  5h 23m

  1. Drive from St Pancras to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Brussels

€133 - €1349

Fly from London City  •  6h 25m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Brussels (BRU) LCY - BRU

€112 - €289

St Pancras to Brussels by train

The train journey time between St Pancras and Brussels is around 2h 1m and covers a distance of around 371 km. The fastest train normally takes 2h 1m. Operated by Eurostar, the St Pancras to Brussels train service departs from London St Pancras Eurostar and arrives in Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2h 1m
Fastest train time:
2h 1m
Train distance:
371 km
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€100
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
11:04
Last train departs at:
11:04

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

St Pancras to Brussels train schedules

United Kingdom → Belgium
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International entry into Belgium from United Kingdom

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of 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), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Argentina, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Malawi, Mexico, Mozambique, Namibia, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, South Africa, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe are also restricted

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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
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
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 with the exception of Andorra, Cyprus, Denmark, France, Greece, Ireland, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Portugal and Spain. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Albania, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and United States
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Argentina, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eswatini, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Lesotho, Malawi, Mexico, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Russia, South Africa, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Uganda, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Albania, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eswatini, Georgia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Lesotho, Macau, Malawi, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Suriname, Taiwan, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe

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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

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Belgium from United Kingdom is currently restricted.

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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 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: 29 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from St Pancras to Brussels is to fly which costs £40 - £140 and takes 4h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from St Pancras to Brussels is to train which costs £85 - £290 and takes 2h 1m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from London St Pancras Eurostar and arriving at Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. Services depart six times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 1m.

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The distance between St Pancras and Brussels is 321 km.

The best way to get from St Pancras to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 2h 1m and costs £85 - £290.

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The train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi takes 2h 1m including transfers and departs six times a week.

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

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The best way to get from St Pancras to Brussels is to train which takes 2h 1m and costs £85 - £290. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs £40 - £140 and takes 4h 23m.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Brussels is 1h ahead of St Pancras. It is currently 8:59 AM in St Pancras and 9:59 AM in Brussels.

Map of how to get from St Pancras to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 320.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 1m

What companies run services between St Pancras, England and Brussels, Belgium?

Eurostar operates a train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi 6 times a week. Tickets cost €100 - €350 and the journey takes 2h 1m. Alternatively, Rwandair Express, Brussels Airlines and British Airways fly from St Pancras to Brussels 4 times a day.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €130
Flights from London City to Brussels via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€270 - €850
Flights from London City to Brussels via Jersey, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€60 - €270
Flights from London City to Brussels via Belfast City, London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €170
Flights from London City to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €170
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €410
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €420
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from London City to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €320
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London City to Brussels via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€270 - €850
Train operators
Eurostar
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
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€100 - €1300
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
€100 - €1300
Standard Car - Flexi
€150 - €190

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

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