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 £ 68 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 49.
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1 h 22 m
1 h 39 m
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Of the 2 trains that leave Brussels for Paris every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 264 km distance in an average of 1 h 39 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 22 m .
The slowest trains will take 1 h 57 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||164 miles (264 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 22 min|
|Average train ticket price||£49 (€56)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Thalys, TGV, SNCF | TGV INOUI, SNCF | TGV, Eurostar or SNCB|
Trains from Brussels to Paris cover the 164 miles (264 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 22 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 route for as low as £39, but the average price of train tickets is £49. Travellers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
You can travel by train from Brussels to Paris with Thalys, TGV and SNCB for as low as £39. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train from Brussels to Paris with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
Thalys is one of the best options when travelling by train between Brussels and Paris. Omio quickly shows you current Thalys train timetables for the Brussels - Paris journey and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest trip available. The distance from Brussels to Paris is around 164 miles (264 km) and the cheapest Thalys one-way ticket you can book starts at £87. As you check the latest Brussels to Paris train timetable from Thalys for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Paris safely. If you search for Thalys tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect Thalys ticket between Brussels and Paris so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!
Train information from Brussels to Paris with Thalys:
These are Thalys 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Brussels to Paris:
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.
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.
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 between Brussels, Belgium and Paris, France by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 16/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Brussels and Paris before travelling.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Paris to Brussels is: Fully open
Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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 Paris to Brussels train here.
When taking a train from Brussels, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. When you arrive in Paris, your train can arrive in train stations including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Gare de Lyon.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Bruxelles-Midi, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Brussels.
The most popular arrival train station, Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city centre of Paris.
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