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from Brussels to London

You can get from Brussels to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Brussels to London on Sep 20 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:00AMBruxelles, Gare du Midi6h30 11:30AMLondon
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$801One-way
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06:00AMBruxelles, Gare du Midi6h30 11:30AMLondon
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$801One-way
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09:50AMBrussels Airport1h25 10:15AMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$1791One-way
09:20PMBrussels Airport1h10 09:30PMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$1791One-way
01:25PMBrussels Airport4h05 04:30PMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$2021One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sun
Sep 19
$286Eurostar
$50Flixbus
$158British Airways
Mon
Sep 20
$128Eurostar
$80STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$179Brussels Airlines
Tue
Sep 21
$139Eurostar
$52Union Ivkoni International
$125British Airways
Wed
Sep 22
$128Eurostar
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$102British Airways
Thu
Sep 23
$107Eurostar
$50STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$93British Airways
Fri
Sep 24
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$53Union Ivkoni International
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Sat
Sep 25
$128Eurostar
$37Flixbus
$95Brussels Airlines
Sun
Sep 26
$116Eurostar
$40Flixbus
$84British Airways
Mon
Sep 27
$107Eurostar
$80STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$95Brussels Airlines
Tue
Sep 28
$77Eurostar
$43Union Ivkoni International
$57British Airways
Wed
Sep 29
$71Eurostar
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$58British Airways
Thu
Sep 30
$71Eurostar
$37Flixbus
$54British Airways
Fri
Oct 1
$107Eurostar
$31Flixbus
$77Brussels Airlines
Sat
Oct 2
$116Eurostar
$34Flixbus
$77Brussels Airlines
Sun
Oct 3
$71Eurostar
$25Flixbus
$54British Airways
Mon
Oct 4
$86Eurostar
$80STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$58British Airways
Tue
Oct 5
$77Eurostar
$43Union Ivkoni International
$58British Airways
Wed
Oct 6
$71Eurostar
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$72British Airways
Thu
Oct 7
$71Eurostar
$37Flixbus
$54British Airways
Fri
Oct 8
$86Eurostar
$31Flixbus
$54British Airways
Sat
Oct 9
$86Eurostar
$31Flixbus
$77Brussels Airlines

Travel Information to London from Brussels

distanceDistance198 miles (320 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$74 - $80
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $74 (€59) • 2 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • $79 (€64) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBrussels Airlines, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Eurostar

Travel 198 miles (320 km) by flight, bus or train between Brussels and London. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $74 (€59). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Brussels Airlines, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Eurostar among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Brussels to London.

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How to Travel from Brussels to London

Traveling from Brussels to London is a 373 kilometers direct journey that takes 1:10 h by airplane. You can also reach London from Brussels via train or bus. Direct trains take approximately 2:45 h while buses take at least 6½ hours.

Trains from Brussels to London | Buses from Brussels to London | Flights from Brussels to London

Brussels to London Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€27

6:50 h

2 Weeks Ahead

trains

€147

2:01 h

2 Months Ahead

flight

€121

1:10 h

2 Months Ahead



What is the best way to travel from Brussels to London?

Cheapest way to travel from Brussels to London


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from Brussels to London. Most buses traveling from Brussels to London depart from either Brussels' Gare du Nord or Rue de France bus station and take at least 6:50 h to arrive at London's Victoria Coach station. Approximately 10 buses travel from Brussels to London every day, with the first bus departing Brussels at 12:15 a.m. Bus companies that travel from Brussels to London include Eurolines, Ouibus, and Flixbus.


Fastest way to travel from Brussels to London


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Taking a flight is technically the fastest way to travel from Brussels to London; however, when travel time to and from London and Brussels' airports are taken into consideration taking a Eurostar train is actually the fastest way to travel. Flights traveling from Brussels to London depart from Brussels airport and arrive at one of London's 5 airports after 1:10 h of flight time. Airlines that travel directly from Brussels to London include Brussels Airlines, British Airways, Lufthansa, and AeroCondor.


Most popular way to travel from Brussels to London


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Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from Brussels to London. Taking the Eurostar is almost 2 hours faster than flying from London to Paris when traveling to and from London and Brussels' airports is taken into consideration, while only being €26 more expensive on average. Similarly, taking the train is almost 5 hours faster than taking the bus. Trains traveling from Brussels to London depart from Bruxelles-Midi train station and take at least 2 hours to arrive at London St Pancras train station. While flying from Brussels to London is usually cheaper than booking a train, traveling to and from Brussels and London's airports is quite expensive and time-consuming. Traveling from Brussels to London by train allows you to arrive in London's city center and immediately connect to public transportation.


How to get from Brussels to London

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from Brussels to London there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 66,54% of our customers choose the bus as their preferred method of transportation. Nowadays, traveling by bus is a relaxing and entertaining experience. Most bus companies offer different on-board services; ranging from "welcome drinks" to free wi-fi or personal entertainment. For this reason, the bus is often chosen as the best way to get from Brussels to London. Bus companies normally offer comfortable journeys for reasonable prices, and if you choose to travel on a night bus you can even save the money of one night in a hotel. For that reason, the bus is most likely the cheapest way to get to your destination.

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Travel Tips

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FAQs
Is international travel between Brussels, Belgium and London, United Kingdom allowed?

Travel from Brussels, Belgium to London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into London from Brussels restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to London, United Kingdom from Brussels?

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in London, United Kingdom?

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

  • Social distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

The above information was last verified on 9/18/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to London from Brussels closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Belgium from London, United Kingdom?

Return travel to Brussels, Belgium from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Belgium from United Kingdom?

Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Belgium from United Kingdom?

Requirements for reentering Belgium:

  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Belgium?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Belgium to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Brussels, Belgium was last verified on 9/14/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Brussels from London.

What are the ways to get from Brussels to London?

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Brussels and London. You can take a flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Brussels to London?

The cheapest way to go to London from Brussels is by taking a train, which costs on average $74 (€59).

This is compared to other ways of getting to London:

A train is $6 (€5) less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Brussels to London costing on average $79 (€64).

Taking a train is about $6 (€5) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $80 (€64) for this journey.

What is the fastest way to get from Brussels to London?

The quickest way to travel from Brussels to London is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to London by bus can take on average 6 h 30 min.

In comparison, getting to London by train can take on average 2 h.

How far is London from Brussels?

The Brussels to London distance is around 198 miles (320 km).

How many services a day are there from Brussels to London?

The average frequency per day from Brussels to London is:

  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to London from Brussels as scheduled services by flight, 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 London?

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

  • Flights from Brussels to London most often leave from Brussels Airport and arrive in London Heathrow Airport.
  • Buses mostly leave from Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) and tend to arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.
  • Trains mostly leave from Bruxelles-Midi and tend to arrive in London Victoria.
Who can get me from Brussels to London?

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

  • You can travel by plane from Brussels to London with Brussels Airlines, and you can find Brussels Airlines Brussels to London tickets for $79 (€64) on Omio.
  • You can take a bus from Brussels to London with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Cheap tickets can be found for $80 (€64) with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. From Brussels to London.
  • You can take a train from Brussels to London with Eurostar. Cheap tickets can be found for $74 (€59) with Eurostar from Brussels to London.
Is it possible to travel directly between Brussels and London?

Yes, there are direct services available from Brussels to London with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct train with Eurostar with 1 direct train per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to London as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to London from Brussels.

Where should I go next after I travel between Brussels and London?
Many of our customers traveling from Brussels to London don't make London their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after London are Paris, Amsterdam or Edinburgh, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from London to any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book tickets between Brussels and London online for the best deals?

Before traveling from Brussels to London, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $79 (€64) one way.
  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $80 (€64) one way.
  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $74 (€59) one way.

But we recommend booking Brussels to London tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Brussels
London
Bruselas
Amenities
Brüssel Gare Central
Amenities
Bruxelles-Central
Amenities
Refreshments
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 1, 3, 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines S1, S2, S5, S7, S9
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.