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 London to Brussels will cost around $ 218 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 186.
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Of the 3 trains that leave London for Brussels every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 320 km distance in an average of 2 h 5 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 1 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 10 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||198 miles (320 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 5 min|
|Average train ticket price||$145 (€116)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train companies||Eurostar, TGV or SNCB|
Trains from London to Brussels cover the 198 miles (320 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 5 min with our travel partners like Eurostar, TGV or SNCB. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $122 (€98), but the average price of train tickets is $145 (€116). Travelers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.
Travel from London to Brussels from $122 (€98) with Omio’s train partners SNCB and Eurostar! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.
SNCB is Belgium's main train company and offers First class or Second class tickets for your train from London to Brussels.
Are you making plans to travel from London to Brussels? Why not take a train with SNCB? Omio can show you current SNCB train times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on London to Brussels trains all in one place. On the SNCB train, you can expect to travel 198 miles (320 km) between London and Brussels. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from London to Brussels, you can quickly see if the SNCB ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way SNCB train from London to Brussels, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!
These are SNCB's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between London and Brussels:
There are regular daily direct trains from London St Pancras to Brussels on weekdays, using Eurostar services through the Channel Tunnel. Departures are roughly every two hours, from early morning until mid evening. Average journey times from London to the Belgian capital are around two hours, although some trips are quicker. On Saturdays and Sundays there are eight direct connections.
Eurostar operates all the daily direct trains from London to Brussels. These are the quickest option, but travelers can also opt for additional indirect services, taking Eurostar departures to Lille Europe, and changing to local SNCF French Railways or NMBS/SNCB Belgian Railways Intercity connections to Brussels.
The fastest train on the Eurostar timetable takes just one hour and 48 minutes to cover the 250-mile trip to Brussels, although most journeys take just over two hours. Arrival times specified on international timetables recognize that Belgian time is one hour ahead of UK time.
The Eurostar weekday schedule offers nine daily departures to Brussels from London. The first train leaves just after 6:00 a.m. There are trains approximately every two hours throughout the day until the final departure from St Pancras in mid-evening. Saturday and Sunday schedules feature one fewer departure, with the first train on Sundays leaving just before 9:00 a.m.
Departure train station: London St Pancras International St Pancras Station is situated just north of central London, with the nearby KIng's Cross Underground station offering connections across the city on six lines. Local buses depart from stops on Euston Road and Midland Road, and there is a taxi stand by the station entrance.
Arrival train station: Brussels Midi/Zuid Brussels Midi/Zuid Station is located a 25-minute walk south of the central Grand Place and the heart of Brussels. The station has 24-hour public transport links, with metro, buses, and a taxi stand available for arriving passengers.
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
Travel between London, United Kingdom and Brussels, Belgium by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Brussels from London as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return train to London, United Kingdom from Brussels is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of reentry:
The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/25/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to London from Brussels closer to your date of departure here here.
When taking a train from London, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. When you arrive in Brussels, your train can arrive in train stations including Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from London Victoria to Bruxelles-Midi.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from London Victoria and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this train station.
Passengers arriving in Brussels most often arrive at Bruxelles-Midi and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city center.
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