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from London to Brussels

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

Our recommendation

To get from London to Brussels on Sep 28 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:00AMLondon6h30 06:30PMBruxelles, Gare du Midi
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$561One-way
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11:00AMLondon6h30 06:30PMBruxelles, Gare du Midi
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$561One-way
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08:15AMLondon Heathrow Airport1h15 10:30AMBrussels Airport
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$2041One-way
06:04PMLondon St Pancras International2h05 09:09PMBrussels-Midi
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$1941One-way
11:05AMLondon Heathrow Airport1h10 01:15PMBrussels Airport
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$2401One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mon
Sep 27
$262Eurostar
$50Flixbus
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Tue
Sep 28
$172Eurostar
$49STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$181British Airways
Wed
Sep 29
$158Eurostar
$46Union Ivkoni International
$175Brussels Airlines
Thu
Sep 30
$159Eurostar
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$175Brussels Airlines
Fri
Oct 1
$122Eurostar
$43Flixbus
$175Brussels Airlines
Sat
Oct 2
$164Eurostar
$43Union Ivkoni International
$139Brussels Airlines
Sun
Oct 3
$131Eurostar
$37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$106British Airways
Mon
Oct 4
$122Eurostar
$31Flixbus
$103British Airways
Tue
Oct 5
$98Eurostar
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$139Brussels Airlines
Wed
Oct 6
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$43Union Ivkoni International
$75British Airways
Thu
Oct 7
$98Eurostar
$53BlaBlaCar Bus
$113Brussels Airlines
Fri
Oct 8
$131Eurostar
$47BlaBlaCar Bus
$80British Airways
Sat
Oct 9
$122Eurostar
$31Flixbus
$113Brussels Airlines
Sun
Oct 10
$98Eurostar
$37STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$75British Airways
Mon
Oct 11
$122Eurostar
$31Flixbus
$75British Airways
Tue
Oct 12
$81Eurostar
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$79British Airways
Wed
Oct 13
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$43Union Ivkoni International
$80British Airways
Thu
Oct 14
$88Eurostar
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$75British Airways
Fri
Oct 15
$122Eurostar
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$98British Airways
Sat
Oct 16
$122Eurostar
$31Flixbus
$113Brussels Airlines
Sun
Oct 17
$81Eurostar
$31STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
$96Brussels Airlines

Travel Information from London to Brussels

distanceDistance198 miles (320 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$31 - $129
cheapestCheapest modeBus • () • 6 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Brussels Airlines or Eurostar

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 198 miles (320 km) between London and Brussels. A bus is best for those looking to save money on this journey, with tickets costing about (). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Brussels Airlines or Eurostar among others. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Brussels.

How to Travel from London to Brussels

Those traveling from London to Brussels are spoiled for choice with buses, trains and flights leaving every day of the week. Those wishing to fly can take regular flights from all major London airports. The Eurostar train service is the fastest way to make the trip and whisks passengers from city center to city center daily. Buses take longer to complete the journey but are an inexpensive and convenient option.

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

London to Brussels Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

buses

€34

7:30 h

1 Month Ahead

trains

€123

2:01 h

2 Weeks Ahead

flight

€114

1:05 h

2 Weeks Ahead



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

Cheapest way to travel from London to Brussels


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Taking the bus is the cheapest way to travel from London to Brussels. Most buses traveling from London to Brussels depart from London's and take at least 6 and a half hours to arrive at Brussels' bus station. Approximately 15 buses travel from London to Brussels every day, with the first bus departing London at 5:00 a.m. Bus companies that travel from London to Brussels include RegioJet, Ouibus, and National Express.


Fastest way to travel from London to Brussels


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Taking a flight is technically the fastest way to travel from London to Brussels; 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 London to Brussels depart from one of London's 6 airports and arrive at Brussels airport after an hour of flight time. Airlines that travel directly from London to Brussels include Brussels Airlines, British Airways, and AeroCondor.


Most popular way to travel from London to Brussels


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Taking the train is the most popular way to travel from London to Brussels. 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 €9 more on average. Similarly, taking the train is at least 4 and a half hours faster than taking the bus. Trains traveling from London to Brussels depart from St Pancras train station and take at least 2 hours to arrive at either Brussels' Midi or Centrale train station. While flying from London to Brussels is usually cheaper than booking a train, traveling to and from Brussels and London's airports is quite expensive and time-consuming. Traveling from London to Brussels by train allows you to arrive in Brussels' city center and immediately connect to public transportation.


How to get from London to Brussels

The Best Way According to our Users

If you want to travel from London to Brussels there are several options available to you. For this route, however, 61,40% 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 London to Brussels. 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
Is cross-border travel to Brussels, Belgium from London, United Kingdom currently allowed?

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

Can I enter Belgium if coming from United Kingdom?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Brussels, Belgium due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 9/26/21; 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 Brussels from London.

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

The restriction level for your return to London, United Kingdom from Belgium is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to London from Brussels restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:

  • 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 coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in London, United Kingdom?

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

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

This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 9/26/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to London from Brussels closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from London to Brussels?

There are 3 ways to get from London to Brussels: bus, flight or train.

How do I get from London to Brussels the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel from London to Brussels is by taking a bus with an average price of ().

This is compared to other travel options to Brussels:

A bus is $64 (€51) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from London to Brussels costing on average $96 (€76).

A bus is generally $98 (€78) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $129 (€103) from London to Brussels.

What is the fastest way from London to Brussels?

The quickest way to travel to Brussels from London is by travel, which takes on average 0 h 0 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 1 h 10 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 2 h 5 min   on average.

What is the distance from London to Brussels?

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

How many scheduled departures are there a day from London to Brussels?

The average frequency per day from London to Brussels is:

  • 1 train a day.

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

When traveling to Brussels from London, where do I depart from London and where do I arrive in Brussels?

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).
  • Most travelers take a flight from London Heathrow Airport to Brussels Airport.
  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from London to Brussels depart from London Victoria to Bruxelles-Midi.
Which travel operators can get me to Brussels from London?

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

  • You can travel by bus between London and Brussels with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus London to Brussels tickets for $31 (€25) on Omio.
  • You can travel by plane to Brussels from London with Brussels Airlines, and you can find Brussels Airlines London to Brussels tickets for $96 (€76) on Omio.
  • You can travel from London to Brussels by train with Eurostar. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $129 (€103) with Eurostar from London to Brussels.
Where else should I travel to after my journey between London and Brussels ends?
Omio customers who travel from London to Brussels often also extend their vacation to go to Paris, Amsterdam or Bruges. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Brussels and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I buy my London to Brussels one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this route costs on average $31 (€25) one way.
  • A plane ticket for this route is costing $96 (€76) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $129 (€103) one way.

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