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Train Information from Brussels to Manchester

distanceDistance332 miles (535 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Brussels to Manchester cover the 332 miles (535 km) long route taking on average 5 h 56 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

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Trains from Brussels to Manchester
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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Brussels and Manchester?

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

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

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • 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
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

The information above was last checked on 18/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Brussels and Manchester before travelling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Belgium from Manchester, United Kingdom?

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

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

Reentry to Belgium 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?

What are the 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: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 17/10/2021. 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 Manchester to Brussels train here.

How many miles is it from Brussels to Manchester by train?
The Brussels to Manchester train distance is approximately 332 miles (535 km).
What is the average Brussels to Manchester train duration?
On average the train from Brussels to Manchester duration is 5 h 56 min  for the 332 miles (535 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Brussels to Manchester do I depart from? Which Manchester train station from Brussels do I arrive in?

When taking the train from Brussels to Manchester, you can choose to depart from train stations like Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. Your journey can end in train stations such as Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bruxelles-Midi   and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Where do I find the Brussels train station to Manchester? Where is the Manchester train station?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Bruxelles-Midi, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Brussels. The most popular arrival train station in Manchester, called Manchester Piccadilly, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

How many trains are there between Brussels and Manchester a day?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Brussels to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Brussels
Manchester
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 Manchester.
Amenities at station
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LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
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Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 15 - 22: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: IC, Intercity Direct 9200, RER (S1, S2, S3, S6, S8, S10)
Metro lines: 1, 5