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Travel Information from London to Leuven

distanceDistance213 miles (343 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • $12 (€10) • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Ryanair or Eurostar

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 213 miles (343 km) between London and Leuven. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Ryanair or Eurostar among others. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Leuven.

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FAQs

International travel from London, United Kingdom to Leuven, Belgium is: Fully open.

Can I enter Belgium if coming from United Kingdom?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Leuven, 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: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 6/27/22; 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 London and Leuven.

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

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

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

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

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in London, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

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

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 7/6/22. 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 London from Leuven here.

There are 4 ways that you can travel to Leuven from London. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Leuven from London is by taking a ferry, which costs on average $1 (€1).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Leuven:

Taking a ferry is usually $22 (€20) less than taking a bus to Leuven, which costs on average $22 (€20) for the same trip.

A ferry is $12 (€10) less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from London to Leuven costing on average $12 (€10).

A ferry is $107 (€96) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from London to Leuven costing on average $107 (€96).

The fastest way from London to Leuven is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 7 h 40 min   of travel time.

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

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 2 h 48 min.

The distance is approximately 213 miles (343 km) from London to Leuven.

The average frequency per day from London to Leuven is:

  • 1 bus a day.
  • 11 flights per day.
  • 5 trains a day.

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

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

  • Trains mostly depart from London Victoria and arrive in Leuven.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Leuven, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to Leuven by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from London to Leuven for $22 (€20).
  • Ryanair can take you to Leuven by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Ryanair from London to Leuven for $12 (€10).
  • Travel with Eurostar for trains to Leuven. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Eurostar London to Leuven tickets on Omio for $107 (€96).
Many of our customers who book a trip from London to Leuven often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Brussels, Amsterdam or Antwerp. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your London and Leuven itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Leuven and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey is costing $22 (€20) one way on average.
  • A plane ticket is costing on average $12 (€10) one way for this route.
  • A ferry ticket for this route costs on average $1 (€1) one way.
  • A train ticket for this route is costing $107 (€96) one way on average.

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

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