Cheap train tickets from Paris to Brussels

Showing times and prices for Jan 18

Cheapest

$65

Average

$84

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 $ 84 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 65.

Cheapest
01:16PMParis Gare du Nord2h17 03:33PMBrussels-Midi
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$651One-way
2nd Cheapest
04:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h57 06:43PMBrussels-Midi
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$741One-way
08:22PMParis Gare du Nord2h21 10:43PMBrussels-Midi
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$871One-way
08:45AMParis Gare du Nord2h16 11:01AMBrussels-Midi
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$871One-way
06:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h57 08:43PMBrussels-Midi
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$1061One-way

Train schedule from Paris to Brussels

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08:45AMParis Gare du Nord2h16 11:01AMBrussels-Midi
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01:16PMParis Gare du Nord2h17 03:33PMBrussels-Midi
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04:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h57 06:43PMBrussels-Midi
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06:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h57 08:43PMBrussels-Midi
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08:22PMParis Gare du Nord2h21 10:43PMBrussels-Midi
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Tue
Jan 18
$65SNCF | TGV INOUI
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
$447Lufthansa
Wed
Jan 19
$63SNCF | TGV INOUI
$18Flixbus
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Thu
Jan 20
$63SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12BlaBlaCar Bus
$447Lufthansa
Fri
Jan 21
$104Thalys
$12BlaBlaCar Bus
$489Swiss
Sat
Jan 22
$92Thalys
$16BlaBlaCar Bus
$447Lufthansa
Sun
Jan 23
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12BlaBlaCar Bus
$408Swiss
Mon
Jan 24
$56SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$489Lufthansa
Tue
Jan 25
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$489Lufthansa
Wed
Jan 26
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
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Thu
Jan 27
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$343Swiss
Fri
Jan 28
$59SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
$343Swiss
Sat
Jan 29
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12Flixbus
$351Lufthansa
Sun
Jan 30
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12BlaBlaCar Bus
$343Swiss
Mon
Jan 31
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
Feb 1
$49SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$489Lufthansa
Wed
Feb 2
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$351Lufthansa
Thu
Feb 3
$56SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$343Swiss
Fri
Feb 4
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10Flixbus
$343tab
Sat
Feb 5
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$10BlaBlaCar Bus
$285Lufthansa
Sun
Feb 6
$53SNCF | TGV INOUI
$12BlaBlaCar Bus
$284Swiss

Fastest train times from Paris to Brussels

Showing times and prices for Jan 18

Fastest Journey

1 h 57 m

Average

2 h 9 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

264 km

It's difficult to get from Paris to Brussels without transferring at least once.

Fastest
04:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h57 06:43PMBrussels-Midi
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$741One-way
Fastest
06:46PMParis Gare du Nord1h57 08:43PMBrussels-Midi
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$1061One-way
2nd Fastest
08:45AMParis Gare du Nord2h16 11:01AMBrussels-Midi
1 changes
$871One-way
01:16PMParis Gare du Nord2h17 03:33PMBrussels-Midi
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$651One-way
08:22PMParis Gare du Nord2h21 10:43PMBrussels-Midi
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$871One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris to Brussels

distanceDistance164 miles (264 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price$73 (€61)
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 trip 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 journey for as low as $53 (€44), but the average price of train tickets is $73 (€61). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

Train providers: Thalys, TGV and SNCB from Paris to Brussels trains

Thalys, TGV and SNCB trains will get you between Paris and Brussels from $53 (€44). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train from Paris to Brussels with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

Thalys is one of the best options when traveling by train to Brussels from Paris. Omio quickly shows you current Thalys train schedules for the Paris - Brussels trip and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest journey available. The distance between Paris and Brussels is around 164 miles (264 km) and the cheapest Thalys one-way ticket you can book starts at $92 (€76). As you check the latest Paris to Brussels train schedule from Thalys for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Brussels safely. If you search for Thalys tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect Thalys ticket between Paris and Brussels so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

  • Average Price: $92

Thalys' current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train to Brussels from Paris are the following:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • If a ticket is nonrefundable, a Thalys e-voucher can still be issued for a 15€ fee to passengers requesting a refund up to 30 days after the departure date.

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

Is travel by train currently allowed from Paris, France to Brussels, Belgium?

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:

  • 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 Paris to Brussels as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering France from Brussels, Belgium?

Return travel from Belgium to France is: Partially open.

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

Entry into France 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

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:

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

Last checked on 1/16/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Paris from Brussels.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Paris to Brussels?

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Brussels from Paris for the next 7 days starting from $53 (€44)  one way.

How much is the train between Paris and Brussels on average?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $73 (€61)  for a train ticket between Paris and Brussels.

How far is Brussels from Paris by train?

The Paris to Brussels train distance is approximately 164 miles (264 km).

How many hours is the train time to Brussels from Paris?

The Paris to Brussels train duration is on average 1 h 22 min, which is to be expected when traveling 164 miles (264 km) from Paris to Brussels. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

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

When taking a train from Paris, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. 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 Paris Gare de Lyon   to Bruxelles-Midi.

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

Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Bruxelles-Midi, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center.

What train providers go from Paris to Brussels?

If you're looking for trains from Paris to Brussels, you can rely on Thalys, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, Eurostar or SNCB to get you to Brussels. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Paris to Brussels journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Are there any direct trains 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 are there from Paris to Brussels a day?

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.

When is the earliest train from Paris to Brussels? When is the last train from Paris to Brussels?

You can take the first train from Paris to Brussels at 7: 45 AM. The last train from Paris to Brussels that you can take departs at 3: 46 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Paris to Brussels schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How far in advance should I purchase a train ticket from Paris to Brussels to get the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets to Brussels from Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $73 (€61) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Paris to Brussels a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Brussels
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your trip to Brussels.
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
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Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
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Public transit options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C