The cheapest trains from London to Brussels

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Cheapest

$186

Average

$218

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.

Cheapest
06:04PMLondon St Pancras International2h05 09:09PMBrussels-Midi
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$1861One-way
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08:55AMLondon St Pancras International2h10 12:05PMBrussels-Midi
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$1861One-way
11:04AMLondon St Pancras International2h01 02:05PMBrussels-Midi
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$2831One-way

Timetable London to Brussels

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08:55AMLondon St Pancras International2h10 12:05PMBrussels-Midi
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11:04AMLondon St Pancras International2h01 02:05PMBrussels-Midi
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06:04PMLondon St Pancras International2h05 09:09PMBrussels-Midi
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Sun
Sep 26
$186Eurostar
$50STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$181British Airways
Mon
Sep 27
$173Eurostar
$50Flixbus
$139British Airways
Tue
Sep 28
$122Eurostar
$50STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$84British Airways
Wed
Sep 29
$122Eurostar
$43Union Ivkoni International
$175Brussels Airlines
Thu
Sep 30
$131Eurostar
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$106British Airways
Fri
Oct 1
$122Eurostar
$37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$91British Airways
Sat
Oct 2
$158Eurostar
$40Flixbus
$139Brussels Airlines
Sun
Oct 3
$131Eurostar
$37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$84British Airways
Mon
Oct 4
$131Eurostar
$40Flixbus
$75British Airways
Tue
Oct 5
$98Eurostar
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$84British Airways
Wed
Oct 6
$81Eurostar
$43Union Ivkoni International
$75British Airways
Thu
Oct 7
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$53BlaBlaCar Bus
$114Brussels Airlines
Fri
Oct 8
$106Eurostar
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
$80British Airways
Sat
Oct 9
$98Eurostar
$31Flixbus
$114Brussels Airlines
Sun
Oct 10
$81Eurostar
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$75British Airways
Mon
Oct 11
$106Eurostar
$34Flixbus
$76British Airways
Tue
Oct 12
$81Eurostar
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$80British Airways
Wed
Oct 13
$73Eurostar
$43Union Ivkoni International
$80British Airways
Thu
Oct 14
$88Eurostar
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$106British Airways
Fri
Oct 15
$98Eurostar
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$96Brussels Airlines
Sat
Oct 16
$106Eurostar
$26Flixbus
$96Brussels Airlines

The fastest trains from London to Brussels

Showing times and prices for Sep 27

Fastest Journey

2 h 1 m

Average

2 h 5 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

320 km

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.

Fastest
11:04AMLondon St Pancras International2h01 02:05PMBrussels-Midi
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$2831One-way
06:04PMLondon St Pancras International2h05 09:09PMBrussels-Midi
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$1861One-way
08:55AMLondon St Pancras International2h10 12:05PMBrussels-Midi
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$1861One-way

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Train Information between London and Brussels

distanceDistance198 miles (320 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 5 min
priceAverage train ticket price$145 (€116)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesEurostar, 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.

Train companies

SNCB and Eurostar between London and Brussels

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
Eurostar

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:

    • Normal conditions apply
    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended

    Trains from London to 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.

    Which train companies travel from London to Brussels?

    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.

    How long is the train from London 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.

    How many trains are there from London to Brussels?

    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.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Brussels?

    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.

    Train tickets from London to Brussels: when to book to save $

    Time Price Savings
    1 week earlier 117 €
    2 weeks earlier 71 €65%
    3 weeks earlier 66 €77%
    1 month before 64 €83%
    2 months earlier 59 €98%
    3 months earlier 58 €102%


    Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from London - Brussels. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

    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:

    • Buying your train ticket from London - Brussels 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 77% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
    • If you book a ticket London - Brussels with 2 months in advance you save up to about 98% compared to the initial price.
    • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 102%.
    • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

    Travel Tips

    Trains from London to Brussels
    Travel by train to Brussels easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Brussels.
    FAQs
    What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Brussels from London?

    Travel between London, 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 London?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
    • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
    • 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 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.

    What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Brussels, Belgium to London, United Kingdom?

    The restriction level for your return train to London, United Kingdom from Brussels is: Partially open.

    Is my return train into London from Brussels restricted?

    International entry 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?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
    • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
    • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

    • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask required: Regional advice

    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.

    How much does a cheap train from London to Brussels cost?
    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from London to Brussels for the next 7 days starting from $122 (€98)  one way.
    How much is a train ticket to Brussels from London?
    If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the London to Brussels train to cost on average $145 (€116)  one way.
    How far is it from London to Brussels by train?
    When traveling this route you should expect the distance between London and Brussels by train to be approximately 198 miles (320 km).
    How long is a train between London and Brussels on average?
    While the time it takes to travel 198 miles (320 km) to Brussels from London can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the London to Brussels train journey time is on average 2 h 5 min.
    Which train station from London to Brussels do I depart from? Which Brussels train station from London do I arrive in?

    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.

    Where is the London train station located? Where is the Brussels train station located?

    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.

    What train providers go from London to Brussels?
    For the journey from London to Brussels you can take a train with Eurostar, TGV or SNCB. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from London to Brussels on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    How many train services per day are there between London and Brussels?
    On average, there is 1 train a day from London to Brussels. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    When is the earliest train from London to Brussels? When is the last train from London to Brussels?
    The first London to Brussels train departs at 7: 55 AM   and the last train from London to Brussels leaves at 5: 04 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from London to Brussels on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
    How far in advance should I purchase train tickets from London to Brussels for the best deals?
    You can find trains from London to Brussels to cost on average $145 (€116) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the London to Brussels train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    London
    Brussels
    London Bridge
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    London Charing Cross
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    London Euston
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    Refreshments
    London Fenchurch Street
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    London Kings Cross
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    Refreshments
    WC

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Victoria, Circle<br>Bus lines 91, 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 63, 73, 205, 214
    London Liverpool Street
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    Refreshments
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
    London Paddington
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    Refreshments
    WC

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport. Metro lines Bakerloo, Circle, District Bus lines 7, 15, 18, 23, 27, 36, 46, 105, 436
    London St Pancras
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    London Victoria
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    Refreshments
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines Circle, District, Victoria<br>Bus lines 22, 211, 239, C1, N11
    How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
    This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
    London Waterloo East
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    Refreshments
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
    This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Bakerloo, Northern, Jubilee, Waterloo, City<br>Bus lines 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 77, 100, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176