Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Paris

Showing times and prices for 17 Jan

Cheapest

£58

Average

£66

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 Brussels to Paris will cost around £ 66 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 58.

Cheapest
13:17Brussels-Midi2h30 15:47Paris Gare du Nord
1 changes
£581One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:17Brussels-Midi2h00 10:17Paris Gare du Nord
1 changes
£671One-way
16:17Brussels-Midi2h00 18:17Paris Gare du Nord
1 changes
£731One-way

Train schedule Brussels to Paris

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08:17Brussels-Midi2h00 10:17Paris Gare du Nord
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13:17Brussels-Midi2h30 15:47Paris Gare du Nord
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16:17Brussels-Midi2h00 18:17Paris Gare du Nord
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Mon
17 Jan
£51SNCF | TGV INOUI
£9BlaBlaCar Bus
£312tab
Tue
18 Jan
£47SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£312tab
Wed
19 Jan
£32SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£265Swiss
Thu
20 Jan
£47SNCF | TGV INOUI
£9BlaBlaCar Bus
£266Air Dolomiti
Fri
21 Jan
£39SNCF | TGV INOUI
£9BlaBlaCar Bus
£102Vueling
Sat
22 Jan
£43SNCF | TGV INOUI
£9Flixbus
£122Swiss
Sun
23 Jan
£42SNCF | TGV INOUI
£9BlaBlaCar Bus
£96Vueling
Mon
24 Jan
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£7BlaBlaCar Bus
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Tue
25 Jan
£35SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£123Air Dolomiti
Wed
26 Jan
£25Thalys
£9BlaBlaCar Bus
£103Swiss
Thu
27 Jan
£41SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£104Air Dolomiti
Fri
28 Jan
£43SNCF | TGV INOUI
£9Flixbus
£79Vueling
Sat
29 Jan
£43SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£103Swiss
Sun
30 Jan
£45SNCF | TGV INOUI
£9BlaBlaCar Bus
£88Vueling
Mon
31 Jan
£35SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7Flixbus
£91tab
Tue
1 Feb
£32SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£65Vueling
Wed
2 Feb
£38SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£68Vueling
Thu
3 Feb
£38SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£73Vueling
Fri
4 Feb
£41SNCF | TGV INOUI
£7BlaBlaCar Bus
£82Vueling
Sat
5 Feb
£40Thalys
£6Flixbus
£82Swiss

Fastest train times from Brussels to Paris

Showing times and prices for 17 Jan

Fastest Journey

2 h

Average

2 h 10 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

264 km

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

Fastest
16:17Brussels-Midi2h00 18:17Paris Gare du Nord
1 changes
£731One-way
Fastest
08:17Brussels-Midi2h00 10:17Paris Gare du Nord
1 changes
£671One-way
2nd Fastest
13:17Brussels-Midi2h30 15:47Paris Gare du Nord
1 changes
£581One-way

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Overview: Train from Brussels to Paris

distanceDistance164 miles (264 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 57 min
priceAverage train ticket price£43 (€49)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesThalys, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, Eurostar or SNCB

Trains from Brussels to Paris cover the 164 miles (264 km) long route taking on average 1 h 57 min with our travel partners like Thalys, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, Eurostar or SNCB. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as £32, but the average price of train tickets is £43. Travellers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train providers: Thalys, TGV and SNCB trains Brussels to Paris

For as little as £32 you can travel by train from Brussels to Paris with Thalys, TGV and SNCB. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this trip.

TGV
SNCB
Thalys

Are you making plans to travel between Brussels and Paris? Why not take a train with TGV? Omio can show you current TGV train times, tickets, travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Brussels to Paris trains all in one place. On the TGV train, you can expect to travel 164 miles (264 km) between Brussels and Paris. If you use the Omio app to search for trains to Paris from Brussels, you can quickly see if the TGV ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way TGV train between Brussels and Paris, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

    Please follow the recommendations outlined by TGV when booking your train tickets to Paris from Brussels due to the coronavirus:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • All cancellations and change fees requested more than three days before departure are removed until May 3rd, 2021. If you have booked with Omio, please contact us directly.

    Trains from Brussels to Paris: Journey Details

    Trains from Brussels to Paris run every day of the week. The main train operator for this route is THALYS. Train services operate from about 8:13 a.m until 3:13 p.m. There are usually one or two services each hour. The route is normally direct, and takes from 1:22 hours.

    Taking the Train from Brussels

    Trains from Brussels to Paris usually depart from Gare du Midi train station. This station is centrally located within the city, and can be easily reached via line 2 or 6 of the metro. There is a car park conveniently situated below the station, which is ideal for those arriving to the station by private car. The station can be reached by tram line 3, 4 and 51, or bus routes 27, 78, 49 and 50. Taxi ranks are situated a short walking distance from the station.

    Getting into Paris by Train

    Paris, the capital of France, is well-known for its world class fashion boutiques, and fine dining restaurants. Its cityscape features many iconic buildings that are well worth a visit, including the Eiffel Tower, L’Arc de Triomphe, Notre Dame Cathedral and Sacre-Coeur basilica. Trains from Brussels to Paris usually terminate at Paris Gare du Nord. The station is situated in the city centre, and is well-served by public transport. In addition, taxi ranks are located just outside the main entrance of the station. The station may be reached via bus or metro. Shuttle buses also operate services to the station. From around midnight until the early hours of the morning, there are night bus services operated by Noctilien.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Brussels to Paris

    Travel by train to Paris 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 Paris.
    FAQs

    Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Brussels and Paris?

    Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Paris, France by train is: Partially open.

    Can I enter France from Belgium?

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

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Brussels?

    Conditions of entry:

    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
    • Health declaration required
    • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

    What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

    All travellers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

    • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask: Mandatory

    The information above was last checked on 15/01/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Paris from Brussels as this information can change.

    What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Belgium from Paris, France?

    The restriction level for your return train to Brussels, Belgium from Paris is: Partially open.

    Is my return train into Brussels from Paris restricted?

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

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

    Conditions of reentry:

    • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
    • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
    • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
    • 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:

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

    Last checked on 16/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Brussels from Paris closer to your date of departure here.

    How much do cheap trains from Brussels to Paris cost?

    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Paris from Brussels for the next 7 days starting from £32  one way.

    What is the average cost of a train from Brussels to Paris?

    If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Brussels to Paris train to cost on average £43  one way.

    What is the distance by train from Brussels to Paris?

    The Brussels to Paris train distance is approximately 164 miles (264 km).

    How long is the train journey to Paris from Brussels?

    The train time from Brussels to Paris is on average 1 h 57 min  for the 164 miles (264 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Brussels and Paris by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

    Which train station from Brussels to Paris do I depart from? Which Paris train station from Brussels do I arrive in?

    When taking the train between Brussels and Paris, 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 Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bruxelles-Midi   and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

    Where is the train station in Brussels to go to Paris? Where is the train station in Paris located?

    The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Bruxelles-Midi, is located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) from the city centre of Brussels.

    The most popular arrival train station, Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre of Paris.

    Which train providers can take me to Paris from Brussels?

    When taking a train from Brussels to Paris, you can count on Thalys, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, Eurostar or SNCB for the best way to get you to Paris. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Paris from Brussels and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

    How many train services per day are there between Brussels and Paris?

    On average, there are 10 trains a day from Brussels to Paris. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

    When does the first train depart from Brussels to Paris? When does the last train depart from Brussels to Paris?

    If you prefer early morning trains from Brussels to Paris, the first train leaves at 05: 07. If you prefer late night trains from Brussels to Paris, the last train of the day leaves at 18: 17. Omio shows you the latest train from Brussels to Paris times to help you book the best departure time for this journey.

    When should I book Brussels Paris train tickets to score the best deals?

    You can find a train from Brussels to Paris to cost on average £43 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Brussels to Paris train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Brussels
    Paris
    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 Paris.
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    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +32 25282828
    ticketOfficeHours
    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)