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Travel Information from Brussels to Caen

distanceDistance237 miles (383 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$16 - $67
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $16 (€13) • 7 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeBus • $16 (€13) • 7 h 35 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or SNCF | TER

Travel 237 miles (383 km) by bus or train to Caen from Brussels. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 7 h 35 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $16 (€13). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or SNCF | TER among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Brussels to Caen.

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FAQs

Does France have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling between Brussels and Caen?

International travel from Brussels, Belgium to Caen, 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 Caen if traveling from Brussels?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What measures do I need to follow in Caen, 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: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/22/22; 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 to Caen from Brussels.

Are there restrictions on reentering Belgium from Caen, France due to the coronavirus pandemic?

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

Is my journey back to Brussels from Caen restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into Belgium:

  • 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 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: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Belgium was last checked on 1/20/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Brussels from Caen closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from Brussels to Caen?

You can travel from Brussels to Caen 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Brussels to Caen?

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Caen is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $16 (€13) compared to other travel options to Caen:

Taking a bus is usually $52 (€43) less than taking a train to Caen, which costs on average $67 (€56) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Brussels to Caen?

The fastest way from Brussels to Caen is by bus with an average journey time of 7 h 35 min.

There are alternative travel options to Caen that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by train can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

How many miles from Brussels to Caen would I travel?

The distance from Brussels to Caen is approximately 237 miles (383 km).

How many services a day are there between Brussels and Caen?

The average frequency per day from Brussels to Caen is:

  • 10 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Caen from Brussels as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Brussels to Caen?

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

  • Buses from Brussels to Caen most often leave from Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) and arrive in Caen, Place Courtonne.
  • Trains mostly depart from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Gare de Caen.

Which travel companies can take me from Brussels to Caen?

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

  • You can take a bus from Brussels to Caen with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $16 (€13) with Flixbus from Brussels to Caen.
  • You can travel from Brussels to Caen by train with SNCF | TER. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $67 (€56) with SNCF | TER from Brussels to Caen.

Where should I go next after I travel to Caen from Brussels?

Looking to extend your trip from Brussels to Caen? Many Omio customers who go from Brussels to Caen usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Rouen or Le Havre. If you're looking to explore Paris, Rouen or Le Havre from Caen, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How early should I purchase tickets to Caen from Brussels online for the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing $16 (€13) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $67 (€56) one way on average.

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

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