Brussels to Exeter train

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Overview: Train from Brussels to Exeter

distanceDistance343 miles (553 km)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesEurostar

Trains from Brussels to Exeter cover the 343 miles (553 km) long journey taking on average 6 h 27 min with our travel partners like Eurostar. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Exeter St Davids.

Train providers: Eurostar trains Brussels to Exeter

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Eurostar is the exclusive high-speed railway service connecting the United Kingdom with countries in Europe like France, Belgium and the Netherlands. Most Eurostar trains travel through the Channel Tunnel between the UK and France. With a high-speed train service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), you will travel between Brussels and Exeter in ultimate comfort coupled with modern, comfortable seats and large windows. When booking your Eurostar train to Exeter from Brussels, you can choose between three ticket types: Standard, Standard Premier (with light refreshments served and spacious seats), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seating, lounge access, priority boarding and hot meal served).

Brussels to Exeter train information with Eurostar:

  • Average Duration: 6 h 27 min
  • Eurostar frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Brussels to Exeter

Travel by train to Exeter easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Brussels to Exeter.

Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Exeter, United Kingdom by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into United Kingdom from Belgium?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Exeter, United Kingdom?

When travelling in United Kingdom, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 24/06/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Brussels and Exeter before travelling.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Exeter to Brussels is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Belgium from United Kingdom?

Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

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: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

Last verified on 20/06/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Exeter to Brussels train here.

When travelling this route you should expect the distance to Exeter from Brussels via train to be approximately 343 miles (553 km).
On average the train from Brussels to Exeter duration is 6 h 27 min  for the 343 miles (553 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

When taking the train from Brussels to Exeter, you can choose to depart from train stations like Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. Your trip can end in train stations such as Exeter St Davids, Exeter Central and Exeter St Thomas.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bruxelles-Midi   and arrive in Exeter St Davids.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Bruxelles-Midi, located approximately 1.5 miles (2.4 km) from the city centre of Brussels. The most popular arrival train station in Exeter, called Exeter St Davids, is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from its city centre.

If you're looking for trains from Brussels to Exeter, you can rely on Eurostar to get you to Exeter. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Brussels to Exeter route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
The average number of trains departing Brussels for Exeter is 2 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bruxelles-Midi is the most popular Brussels railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Brussels for your journey to Exeter.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+32 25282828
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 15 - 22: 00
Public transport options for Bruxelles-Central
Metro lines: 1, 5
Train lines: IC, Intercity Direct 9200, RER (S1, S2, S3, S6, S8, S10)

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