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from Brussels to London

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

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To get from Brussels to London on Jan 25 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:40AMBrussels Airport1h25 10:05AMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$1351One-way
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09:40AMBrussels Airport1h25 10:05AMLondon Heathrow Airport
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09:10PMBrussels Airport1h10 09:20PMLondon Heathrow Airport
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03:20PMBrussels Airport3h50 06:10PMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$2261One-way
03:56PMBrussels-Midi2h05 05:01PMLondon St Pancras
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$2481One-way

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Tue
Jan 25
$221Eurostar
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$120Brussels Airlines
Wed
Jan 26
$173Eurostar
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$120Brussels Airlines
Thu
Jan 27
$123Eurostar
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$119Brussels Airlines
Fri
Jan 28
$234Eurostar
$65Union Ivkoni International
$120Brussels Airlines
Sat
Jan 29
$123Eurostar
$48STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$119Brussels Airlines
Sun
Jan 30
$276Eurostar
$58Union Ivkoni International
$120Brussels Airlines
Mon
Jan 31
$103Eurostar
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$120Brussels Airlines
Tue
Feb 1
$103Eurostar
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$119Brussels Airlines
Wed
Feb 2
$83Eurostar
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$99Brussels Airlines
Thu
Feb 3
$83Eurostar
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$98Brussels Airlines
Fri
Feb 4
$83Eurostar
$58Union Ivkoni International
$82Brussels Airlines
Sat
Feb 5
$83Eurostar
$36STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$82Brussels Airlines
Sun
Feb 6
$91Eurostar
$58Union Ivkoni International
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Mon
Feb 7
$83Eurostar
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$82Brussels Airlines
Tue
Feb 8
$83Eurostar
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$78British Airways
Wed
Feb 9
$76Eurostar
$42BlaBlaCar Bus
$73British Airways
Thu
Feb 10
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$42BlaBlaCar Bus
$55British Airways
Fri
Feb 11
$123Eurostar
$30Flixbus
$82Brussels Airlines
Sat
Feb 12
$83Eurostar
$27Flixbus
$82Brussels Airlines
Sun
Feb 13
$68Eurostar
$44BlaBlaCar Bus
$81Brussels Airlines

Travel Information to London from Brussels

distanceDistance198 miles (320 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$78 - $127
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $78 (€65) • 6 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $121 (€101) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBrussels Airlines, BlaBlaCar Bus or Eurostar

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 198 miles (320 km) from Brussels to 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 bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $78 (€65). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Brussels Airlines, BlaBlaCar Bus or Eurostar among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus 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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FAQs

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to London, United Kingdom from Brussels, Belgium?

Travel between Brussels, Belgium and London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Belgium enter United Kingdom?

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

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to London from Brussels?

Conditions of entry into United Kingdom:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in London, United Kingdom?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 1/23/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to London from Brussels.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Brussels, Belgium from London, United Kingdom due to COVID-19?

The current restriction level for returning to Brussels, Belgium from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Brussels, Belgium from London, United Kingdom?

Reentering Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Brussels from London?

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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)

Which rules do I need to follow in Brussels, Belgium regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Belgium must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 1/20/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Brussels from London here.

How do I go from Brussels to London?

There are 3 travel options from Brussels to London: flight, bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to London is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $78 (€65) compared to other travel options to London:

Taking a bus is about $43 (€36) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $121 (€101) for this journey.

A bus is generally $49 (€41) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $127 (€106) from Brussels to London.

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

The quickest way to travel to London from Brussels 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, taking a bus requires on average 6 h 30 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 2 h 1 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Brussels to London?

You should expect to travel around 198 miles (320 km) between Brussels and London.

How many scheduled departures are there a day 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.

What are the departure and arrival points in Brussels and in London?

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

  • Most travelers board their plane from Brussels Airport and arrive in London Heathrow Airport.
  • Most travelers who book a bus ticket from Brussels to London depart from Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) to London, Hammersmith Bridge Road.
  • Most travelers take a train from Bruxelles-Midi to London Victoria.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get 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 between Brussels and London by flight with Brussels Airlines. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $121 (€101) with Brussels Airlines from Brussels to London.
  • You can take a bus from Brussels to London with BlaBlaCar Bus. Cheap tickets can be found for $78 (€65) with BlaBlaCar Bus from Brussels to London.
  • You can go to London from Brussels by train with Eurostar. You'll see cheap train tickets for $127 (€106) with Eurostar from Brussels to London on Omio.

Can I find a direct route to London from Brussels?

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

  • You'll find 1 direct train per day with Eurostar.

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 between Brussels and London.

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

Many of our customers who book a trip from Brussels to London often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Edinburgh. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Brussels and London itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between London and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I book Brussels to London tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $121 (€101) one way for this trip.
  • A bus ticket costs $78 (€65) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket costs $127 (€106) one way on average for this trip.

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.