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.
The average ticket from Paris to Brussels will cost around $ 54 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 43.
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Of the 4 buses that leave Paris for Brussels every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 264 km distance in an average of 4 h 3 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 45 m .
The slowest buses will take 4 h 45 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||164 miles (264 km)|
|Average bus duration||3 h 45 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$18 (€14)|
|Bus companies||Flixbus, Eurolines France, Ouibus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar Bus, Infobus or Alsa|
Buses from Paris to Brussels cover the 164 miles (264 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 45 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines France, Ouibus, BlaBlaCar, Eurolines Switzerland, BlaBlaCar Bus, Infobus or Alsa. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this trip for as low as $10 (€8), but the average price of bus tickets is $18 (€14). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).
FlixBus and Alsa buses will get you from Paris to Brussels from $10 (€8). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.
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.
Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your bus tickets from Paris to Brussels due to the coronavirus:
Whenever the need arises to travel from Paris to Brussels, taking the bus is an excellent option to consider. Travelers can choose from 27-29 direct services during the week, and as many as 31 departures at weekends. And journey times aren't too long, varying from 3 hours 45 minutes to just over 6 hours.
Bus companies that cover the Paris to Brussels route include Eurolines (the major operator), and BlaBlaBus. Both companies offer direct bus services which run into the center of Brussels, and both operate a daily schedule.
Journey times will vary when taking buses to Brussels from Paris. The shortest journeys last around 3 hours 45 minutes, but direct buses can take over 6 hours to reach the Belgian capital.
The Paris to Brussels route is very well served by intercity bus operators. During the week, travelers can select from 27-29 direct options, and the numbers actually increase at weekends, to as many as 31 departures.
Departure Bus Station: Buses from Paris to Brussels leave from Bercy, La Defense, and the Gare Routiere Gallieni. Gallieni is the most convenient departure point for those in eastern Paris, and is best reached via Gallieni Metro station. La Defense is in Paris' western suburbs, and is connected to the center via trams, Metro and RER overground rail services (expect RER or Metro transfers to take 10-15 minutes). Bercy is the most central of the various departure points, and can be found at the intersection of Metro lines 6 and 14. So getting there won't be too challenging.
Arrival Bus Station: Most buses from Paris will arrive at either Brussels Midi or Brussels Nord (both are major stations on the city's rail and Metro network). Midi is connected to Brussels Midi Station, which offers easy connections to Brussels Airport, and is situated in one of the city's most popular accommodation districts. Nord is located in northern Brussels, and is less convenient for reaching major attractions or hotels. However, it is right next door to the Brussels Congress conference center, so may suit business travelers. A few buses also stop at Louvain Diestspoort 5275, in the attractive university city of Leuven - a few miles east of Brussels.
Travel by bus between Paris, France and Brussels, Belgium is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Brussels from Paris closer to your date of departure here
Return travel from Belgium to France is: Partially open.
Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Requirements for reentering:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/25/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your bus to Paris from Brussels.
When departing from Paris, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Pl. Du Panthéon and Paris, Paris (Bercy Seine). When arriving in Brussels, you can end your journey in bus stations like Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi), Brussels, Boulevard Pachéco (Congrès) and Brussels, Gare Du Midi.
Omio customers book a bus from Paris Gare de Lyon to Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) most frequently for this route.
Passengers board their bus most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to this bus station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the bus station to the city center in Brussels.
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