The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 21 buses that leave Brussels for Paris every day 21 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||164 miles (264 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 45 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$15 (€14)|
|Bus frequency||33 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 31 direct buses a day|
|Bus providers||Ovanesovi Group, Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, Ouibus, BlaBlaCar, Infobus, Flixbus or Movelia|
Buses from Brussels to Paris cover the 164 miles (264 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 45 min with our travel partners like Ovanesovi Group, Alsa, BlaBlaCar Bus, Eurolines Switzerland, Eurolines France, Ouibus, BlaBlaCar, Infobus, Flixbus or Movelia. Normally, there are 33 buses operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $15 (€14), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $10 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
Alsa, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus buses will get you to Paris from Brussels from $10 (€10). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.
Alsa is the main bus company in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK bus company National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on bus journeys. While most travelers don’t mind traveling on normal buses with basic services like bathrooms, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe buses like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
FlixBus from Brussels to Paris bus information:
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French carpooling company, BlaBlaCar, is a bus company operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe. Founded in France, BlaBlaCar Bus provides connections to over 300 destinations. Standard amenities on the buses include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. On select routes there is also free Wi-Fi available. BlaBlaCar Bus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags per person.
BlaBlaCar Bus from Brussels to Paris bus information:
An average of 60 bus connections from Brussels to Paris leave the Belgian city every day. Direct and indirect bus routes are available, with journey times ranging from 3 hours and 45 minutes up to just under 8 hours.
The main operators between Brussels and Paris are Eurolines, Flixbus, and Ouibus. Eurolines offers the largest number of direct bus connections, although each provider offers both direct and indirect routes.
The fastest bus service from Brussels to Paris will arrive in 3 hours and 45 minutes. Indirect buses can require 1, 2, or - in rare cases - 3 separate changes. Ouibus offers the most indirect routes, and a common changeover destination for this provider is Lille. Indirect journey times can range from just under 5 hours to just under 8.
Overall, roughly 60 buses traveling from Brussels to Paris depart every day, with 420 journeying every week. Departures start in the very early hours with the first one departing at around 1:30 a.m. with an average of 2 to 3 departures per hour in the following morning hours. Departure times tend to pick up in frequency from the late morning onwards, with between 7 and 8 departures per hour up until the last departure at around 9:00 p.m.
Departure bus station: There are a number of different departure locations for bus services from Brussels to Paris. The main departure locations are Gare du Nord, Zaventem at Brussels airport, and Gare du Midi. Both Gare du Nord and Gare du Midi are centrally located and are both primarily train stations. As such they offer a number of facilities including a mini market, restaurants and bars.
Arrival bus station: Passengers traveling on buses from Brussels to Paris may disembark in a number of locations including Saint-Denis University, Quai de Bercy, Charles de Gaulle airport and Orly-Sud. However, the main bus terminal for the city is Gare Routière Internacionale Gallieni Bus terminal. It offers a number of facilities and services including an ATM, toilet, luggage storage, and a coffee bar.
Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Paris, France by bus is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 10/1/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus from Brussels to Paris as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by bus from Paris to Brussels is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
What are the requirements?
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/12/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your bus to Brussels from Paris here.
When taking a bus from Brussels, you have a couple of bus stations you can depart from including Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi), Brussels-Noord and Brussels, Boulevard Pachéco (Congrès). When you arrive in Paris, your bus can arrive in bus stations including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, Cours-la-Reine.
Omio customers traveling this route book their buses from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
Passengers board the bus most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi, which is located around 2 miles (3.2 km) away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), located 2.9 miles (4.6 km) away from the city center.
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