The cheapest buses from Manchester to Brussels

Showing times and prices for 25 Sep

Cheapest

£45

Average

£45

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Manchester to Brussels will cost around £ 45 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 45.

Cheapest
15:30Manchester15h05 07:35Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
1 changes
£451One-way

Timetable Manchester to Brussels

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Sat
25 Sep
£45Flixbus
£190Brussels Airlines
Sun
26 Sep
£45Flixbus
£29Ryanair
Mon
27 Sep
£34Flixbus
£16Ryanair
Tue
28 Sep
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£228KLM
Wed
29 Sep
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£25Ryanair
Thu
30 Sep
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£153Brussels Airlines
Fri
1 Oct
£41Flixbus
£9Ryanair
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3 Oct
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£11Ryanair
Mon
4 Oct
£94Flixbus
£13Ryanair
Tue
5 Oct
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£144KLM
Wed
6 Oct
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£9Ryanair
Thu
7 Oct
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£124Brussels Airlines
Fri
8 Oct
£32Flixbus
£9Ryanair
Sat
9 Oct
£34Flixbus
£43Brussels Airlines
Sun
10 Oct
£32Flixbus
£9Ryanair
Wed
13 Oct
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£9Ryanair

The fastest buses from Manchester to Brussels

Showing times and prices for 25 Sep

Fastest Journey

15 h 5 m

Average

15 h 5 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

536 km

It's difficult to get from Manchester to Brussels without changing at least once.

Fastest
15:30Manchester15h05 07:35Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
1 changes
£451One-way

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Coach Information between Manchester and Brussels

distanceDistance332 miles (535 km)
durationAverage coach duration15 h 5 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£41 (€45)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesNational Express

Coaches from Manchester to Brussels cover the 332 miles (535 km) long trip taking on average 15 h 5 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £34, but the average price of coach tickets is £41. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).

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Travel with National Express from Manchester to Brussels

Buy your official National Express coach tickets from Manchester to Brussels from £34 with Omio. Find coach times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient route.

National Express

Taking the coach with National Express is a great way to travel between Manchester and Brussels! National Express is the UK’s leading coach operator with hundreds of routes to cities, towns and major airports throughout the country at affordable prices. As an official travel partner of National Express, Omio shows you the best deals for National Express coach tickets between Manchester and Brussels, so you can book the cheapest, fastest or earliest ticket. Simply choose the best times and tickets available for the Manchester to Brussels route on Omio. You can expect to travel around 332 miles (535 km) from Manchester to Brussels on a National Express coach.

All National Express coaches have air conditioning and free WiFi access as well as onboard entertainment. Most coaches have seat belts and power outlets in every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long trip. You can select from three ticket options for the Manchester to Brussels coach: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. If you’re looking for more flexibility on cancelling or changing your coach ticket easily, we recommend booking the Fully Flexible Fare option.

National Express has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach from Manchester to Brussels:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by coach between Manchester and Brussels?

Travel by coach between Manchester, United Kingdom and Brussels, Belgium is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Brussels from Manchester restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Manchester?

Entry Requirements:

  • 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 safety rules to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last checked on 22/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach from Manchester to Brussels closer to your date of departure here.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from Brussels, Belgium to Manchester, United Kingdom?

The restriction level for your return coach to Manchester, United Kingdom from Brussels is: Partially open.

Is my return coach into Manchester from Brussels restricted?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Brussels?

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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 safety rules to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 23/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Manchester from Brussels closer to your date of departure here.

How much does a cheap coach to Brussels from Manchester cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest coaches to Brussels from Manchester to cost as little as £34  in the next 7 days.
How much is a coach ticket from Manchester to Brussels?
If you are looking to book your coach ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Manchester to Brussels coach to cost on average £41  one way.
What is the distance between Manchester and Brussels by coach?
The Manchester to Brussels coach distance is approximately 332 miles (535 km).
How long does it take from Manchester to Brussels by coach?
On average the Manchester to Brussels coach time is 15 h 5 min  covering the 332 miles (535 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What station does the Manchester to Brussels coach leave from? Which Brussels coach station do I come into from Manchester?

When departing from Manchester, you have various coach station options to start your route from including Manchester, Shudehill Interchange, Manchester, Coach Station and Manchester, Shudehill Interchange. When arriving in Brussels, you can end your journey in coach stations like Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi), Brussels, Boulevard Pachéco (Congrès) and Brussels, Gare Du Midi.

Omio customers book a coach from Manchester Piccadilly   to Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi)   most frequently for this route.

Where is the coach station in Manchester? Where is the coach station in Brussels?

The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this journey, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Manchester.

The most popular arrival coach station, Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi), is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre of Brussels.

Which coach companies can take me between Manchester and Brussels?
For the best Manchester to Brussels coach to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible coach companies with services to Brussels from Manchester to compare what amenities they may offer.
When can I take the first coach from Manchester to Brussels? When can I take the last coach for the day?
The earliest coach departing from Manchester to Brussels leaves at 14: 30. The last coach departing from Manchester to Brussels leaves at 22: 00. You can find the latest Manchester to Brussels coach times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy Manchester to Brussels coach tickets to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for coaches in advance to score the best deals from all possible coach companies offering this route and save money. If you purchase coach tickets to Brussels from Manchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £41 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your coach ticket from Manchester to Brussels a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Brussels
Manchester (Coach Station)
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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.
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.