How to travel from Brussels to Arras

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Travel Information to Arras from Brussels

distanceDistance78 miles (126 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$10 - $34
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $10 (€9) • 2 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $34 (€30) • 1 h 6 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or SNCF | TGV

Take a bus or train to travel 78 miles (126 km) between Brussels and Arras. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 6 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $10 (€9). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or SNCF | TGV among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Brussels to Arras.

Travel Tips: Travel from Brussels to Arras

Travel to Arras 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 Brussels to Arras.

International travel from Brussels, Belgium to Arras, France is: Partially open.

Can I enter France if coming from Belgium?

Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Arras if traveling from Brussels?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • 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)
  • Health declaration required

What measures do I need to follow in Arras, France due to the pandemic?

All travelers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 6/24/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Brussels and Arras.

The restriction level for your return to Brussels, Belgium from France is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Brussels from Arras restricted?

Entry into Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Brussels from Arras?

Conditions of reentry into Belgium:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

You should observe these safety measures in Belgium as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Belgium was last checked on 6/20/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Brussels from Arras closer to your date of departure here.

There are 2 ways to travel from Brussels to Arras including taking a bus or train.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Arras is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $10 (€9) compared to other travel options to Arras:

Taking a bus is about $24 (€21) less than taking a train, which costs on average $34 (€30) for this trip.

The fastest way to get to Arras from Brussels is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 6 min.

Other travel options to Arras can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 2 h 25 min.

You should expect to travel around 78 miles (126 km) between Brussels and Arras.

The average frequency per day from Brussels to Arras is:

  • 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Brussels and Arras as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Brussels to Arras:

  • Buses mostly depart from Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) and arrive in Arrãs.
  • Trains mostly leave from Bruxelles-Midi and tend to arrive in Gare d'Arras.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Brussels to Arras:

  • You can travel from Brussels to Arras by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $10 (€9) with Flixbus from Brussels to Arras.
  • You can go to Arras from Brussels by train with SNCF | TGV. You'll see cheap train tickets for $34 (€30) with SNCF | TGV from Brussels to Arras on Omio.
Many of our customers traveling from Brussels to Arras don't make Arras their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Arras are Paris, Lille or Amiens, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Arras to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Brussels to Arras, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $10 (€9) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $34 (€30) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Brussels to Arras online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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