The cheapest trains from Paris to Brussels

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Cheapest

$107

Average

$121

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 $ 121 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 107.

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08:25AMParis Gare du Nord1h22 09:47AMBrussels-Midi
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$1071One-way
01:14PMParis Gare du Nord2h19 03:33PMBrussels-Midi
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$1101One-way
06:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h57 08:43PMBrussels-Midi
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$1151One-way
04:55PMParis Gare du Nord1h22 06:17PMBrussels-Midi
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$1231One-way
02:25PMParis Gare du Nord1h22 03:47PMBrussels-Midi
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$1231One-way

Timetable Paris to Brussels

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08:25AMParis Gare du Nord1h22 09:47AMBrussels-Midi
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09:25AMParis Gare du Nord1h22 10:47AMBrussels-Midi
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09:55AMParis Gare du Nord1h22 11:17AMBrussels-Midi
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10:25AMParis Gare du Nord1h22 11:47AMBrussels-Midi
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11:55AMParis Gare du Nord1h22 01:17PMBrussels-Midi
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12:25PMParis Gare du Nord1h22 01:47PMBrussels-Midi
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01:14PMParis Gare du Nord2h19 03:33PMBrussels-Midi
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02:25PMParis Gare du Nord1h22 03:47PMBrussels-Midi
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03:25PMParis Gare du Nord1h22 04:47PMBrussels-Midi
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03:55PMParis Gare du Nord1h22 05:17PMBrussels-Midi
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04:55PMParis Gare du Nord1h22 06:17PMBrussels-Midi
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05:25PMParis Gare du Nord1h22 06:47PMBrussels-Midi
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06:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h57 08:43PMBrussels-Midi
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Thu
Sep 23
$73SNCF | TGV INOUI
$19BlaBlaCar Bus
$451Lufthansa
Fri
Sep 24
$107Thalys
$19Flixbus
$424Lufthansa
Sat
Sep 25
$64SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12BlaBlaCar Bus
$416Air Dolomiti
Sun
Sep 26
$48SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
$494Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 27
$82SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$424Lufthansa
Tue
Sep 28
$55SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$416Air Dolomiti
Wed
Sep 29
$55SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$416Air Dolomiti
Thu
Sep 30
$59SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$346Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 1
$68SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$343Swiss
Sat
Oct 2
$61SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$343Swiss
Sun
Oct 3
$61SNCF | TGV INOUI
$9BlaBlaCar Bus
$353Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 4
$55SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$491Lufthansa
Tue
Oct 5
$55SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$491Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 6
$43Thalys
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$346Air Dolomiti
Thu
Oct 7
$43Thalys
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$346Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 8
$55SNCF | TGV INOUI
$9BlaBlaCar Bus
$346Air Dolomiti
Sat
Oct 9
$55SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$346Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 10
$55SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$346Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 11
$43Thalys
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$491Lufthansa
Tue
Oct 12
$43Thalys
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$491Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 13
$43Thalys
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$346Lufthansa

The fastest trains from Paris to Brussels

Showing times and prices for Sep 24

Fastest Journey

1 h 22 m

Average

1 h 29 m

Trains per day

13

Distance

264 km

Of the 13 trains that leave Paris for Brussels every day 11 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 264 km distance in an average of 1 h 29 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 22 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 19 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
04:55PMParis Gare du Nord1h22 06:17PMBrussels-Midi
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$1231One-way
Fastest
02:25PMParis Gare du Nord1h22 03:47PMBrussels-Midi
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$1231One-way
Fastest
05:25PMParis Gare du Nord1h22 06:47PMBrussels-Midi
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$1231One-way
Fastest
11:55AMParis Gare du Nord1h22 01:17PMBrussels-Midi
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$1231One-way
Fastest
08:25AMParis Gare du Nord1h22 09:47AMBrussels-Midi
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$1071One-way

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Train Information from Paris to Brussels

distanceDistance164 miles (264 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price$69 (€56)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesThalys, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, Eurostar or SNCB

Trains from Paris to Brussels cover the 164 miles (264 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 22 min with our travel partners like Thalys, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, Eurostar or SNCB. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $48 (€39), but the average price of train tickets is $69 (€56). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

Train companies

Thalys, TGV and SNCB Paris – Brussels

Find the best trains between Paris and Brussels with Omio's travel partners Thalys, TGV and SNCB from $48 (€39). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

SNCB
Thalys
TGV

SNCB is Belgium's main train company and offers First class or Second class tickets for your train between Paris and Brussels.

Looking for trains between Paris and Brussels? SNCB is one of the best companies to travel with on the 164 miles (264 km) journey from Paris to Brussels. As an official travel partner of SNCB, Omio quickly shows you the latest SNCB train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Paris to Brussels routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable SNCB train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Paris and 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’re ready, book your Paris - Brussels train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with SNCB!

    When purchasing your SNCB train tickets between Paris and Brussels, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

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

    Trains from Paris to Brussels

    Trains in Europe are an effective way to travel between cities, with a number of train companies offering domestic and international train routes. Trains from Paris to Brussels are operated by both Thalys and SNCF's high-speed TGV trains, with over 20 trains making the journey every day. All Thalys trains are direct, while all SNCF TGV trains require a transfer in Lille. Trains take between 1:22 and 2:11 h depending on the service chosen and if a transfer is required. The first train of the day usually departs Paris at 6:01 a.m. while the last leaves at 8:55 p.m. All Paris to Brussels trains depart from Paris Gare du Nord and arrive at Bruxelles-Midi train station.

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

    Time Price Savings
    1 week earlier 54 €
    2 weeks earlier 48 €13%
    3 weeks earlier 48 €13%
    1 month before 47 €15%
    2 months earlier 48 €13%
    3 months earlier 47 €15%


    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 Paris - 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 Paris - Brussels 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 13% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
    • If you book a ticket Paris - Brussels with 2 months in advance you save up to about 13% compared to the initial price.
    • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 15%.
    • 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 Paris 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 Paris to Brussels.
    FAQs
    Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Paris and Brussels?

    Travel between Paris, France and Brussels, Belgium by train is: Partially open.

    Can I enter Belgium from France?

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

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

    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 issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

    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 Paris as this information can change.

    What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to France from Brussels, Belgium?

    The restriction level for your return train to Paris, France from Brussels is: Partially open.

    Is my return train into Paris 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 France from Brussels?

    Conditions of reentry:

    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
    • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

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

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

    Last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Brussels closer to your date of departure here here.

    What is the price of the cheapest train from Paris to Brussels?
    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Paris to Brussels to cost as little as $48 (€39)  in the next 7 days.
    What is the price of a train ticket from Paris to Brussels?
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $69 (€56)  for a train ticket from Paris to Brussels.
    How far is it from Paris to Brussels by train?
    The train distance from Paris to Brussels is around 164 miles (264 km).
    How long is the train ride between Paris and Brussels?
    On average the Paris to Brussels train travel time is 1 h 22 min  for the 164 miles (264 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
    When traveling by train from Paris to Brussels, which train station in Paris do I depart from and which train station in Brussels do I arrive in?

    When departing from Paris, you have various train station options to start your route from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. When arriving in Brussels, you can end your journey in train stations like Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord.

    Omio customers book a train from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Bruxelles-Midi   most frequently for this route.

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

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center to this train station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Bruxelles-Midi and need to travel approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the train station to the city center in Brussels.

    Which train providers can take me between Paris and Brussels?
    When taking a train from Paris to Brussels, you can count on Thalys, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, Eurostar or SNCB for the best way to get you to Brussels. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Paris and Brussels and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    Can I book a direct train from Paris to Brussels?
    Yes, there are 10 direct trains between Paris and Brussels per day with Thalys  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
    How many train services per day are there between Paris and Brussels?
    On average, there are 10 trains a day from Paris to Brussels. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    What are the first and last departure train times from Paris to Brussels?
    The earliest train for this journey departs from Paris at 6: 25 AM. The last train leaves from Paris at 4: 46 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Paris to Brussels and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    How early should I book train tickets between Paris and Brussels to score the best deals?
    You can find trains between Paris and Brussels to cost on average $69 (€56) 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 Paris to Brussels train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
    Stations

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Paris
    Brussels
    Gare Saint-Lazare
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    Paris Gare Montparnasse
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    Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
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    Paris Gare de Lyon
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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 1, 14<br>Bus lines 29, 57, 61, 91, 20, 24, 63, 65, 87<br>Suburban train lines RER A, D
    Paris Gare de l'Est
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    Paris Gare du Nord
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    WC

    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 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines RER B, D
    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.