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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Brussels

distanceDistance468 miles (755 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Edinburgh to Brussels cover the 468 miles (755 km) long trip with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

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FAQs

Is travel by train currently allowed from Edinburgh, United Kingdom to Brussels, Belgium?

Travel between Edinburgh, United Kingdom and Brussels, Belgium by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Belgium from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Edinburgh?

Conditions of entry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • 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
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the safety rules to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

All travelers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/16/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Edinburgh to Brussels as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering United Kingdom from Brussels, Belgium?

Return travel from Belgium to United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Edinburgh from Brussels?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Brussels?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Edinburgh, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 1/18/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Edinburgh from Brussels.

How far is Brussels from Edinburgh by train?

The Edinburgh to Brussels train distance is approximately 468 miles (755 km).

What station does the train from Edinburgh to Brussels depart from? Which Brussels train station do I come into from Edinburgh?

When taking the train from Edinburgh to Brussels, you can choose to depart from train stations like Edinburgh Waverley, Edinburgh Haymarket and Edinburgh Gateway. Your journey can end in train stations such as Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Edinburgh Waverley   and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

Where do I find the Edinburgh train station to Brussels? Where is the Brussels train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and travel around 0.2 miles (429 m) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Bruxelles-Midi and need to travel approximately 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the train station to the city center in Brussels.

How many trains are there between Edinburgh and Brussels a day?

The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Brussels is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Edinburgh
Brussels
Edinburgh Waverley is the most popular Edinburgh railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Edinburgh for your trip to Brussels.
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Public transit options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express