Cheap train tickets from London to Brussels

Showing times and prices for 3 Dec

Cheapest

£134

Average

£134

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 London to Brussels will cost around £ 134 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 134.

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15:04London St Pancras2h07 18:11Brussels-Midi
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£1341One-way
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18:04London St Pancras2h01 21:05Brussels-Midi
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11:04London St Pancras2h01 14:05Brussels-Midi
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09:01London St Pancras2h04 12:05Brussels-Midi
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£1341One-way

Train schedule from London to Brussels

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09:01London St Pancras2h04 12:05Brussels-Midi
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11:04London St Pancras2h01 14:05Brussels-Midi
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15:04London St Pancras2h07 18:11Brussels-Midi
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18:04London St Pancras2h01 21:05Brussels-Midi
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Thu
2 Dec
£134Eurostar
£67BlaBlaCar Bus
£73British Airways
Fri
3 Dec
£124Eurostar
£22Flixbus
£99Eurowings
Sat
4 Dec
£94Eurostar
£20Flixbus
£134Brussels Airlines
Sun
5 Dec
£94Eurostar
£24Flixbus
£117British Airways
Mon
6 Dec
£114Eurostar
£20Flixbus
£110Brussels Airlines
Tue
7 Dec
£77Eurostar
£36BlaBlaCar Bus
£109Brussels Airlines
Wed
8 Dec
£70Eurostar
£33BlaBlaCar Bus
£94British Airways
Thu
9 Dec
£77Eurostar
£65BlaBlaCar Bus
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Fri
10 Dec
£124Eurostar
£27Flixbus
£85British Airways
Sat
11 Dec
£114Eurostar
£29Flixbus
£91Brussels Airlines
Sun
12 Dec
£87Eurostar
£39Flixbus
£91Brussels Airlines
Mon
13 Dec
£76Eurostar
£29Flixbus
£89British Airways
Tue
14 Dec
£77Eurostar
£36BlaBlaCar Bus
£72British Airways
Wed
15 Dec
£76Eurostar
£80BlaBlaCar Bus
£90Brussels Airlines
Thu
16 Dec
£94Eurostar
£85BlaBlaCar Bus
£91Brussels Airlines
Fri
17 Dec
£114Eurostar
£36Flixbus
£99Eurowings
Sat
18 Dec
£124Eurostar
£36Flixbus
£76British Airways
Sun
19 Dec
£114Eurostar
£38Flixbus
£138KLM
Mon
20 Dec
£134Eurostar
£38Flixbus
£108Brussels Airlines
Tue
21 Dec
£114Eurostar
£38Flixbus
£83British Airways
Wed
22 Dec
£134Eurostar
£44STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£101British Airways

Fastest train times from London to Brussels

Showing times and prices for 3 Dec

Fastest Journey

2 h 1 m

Average

2 h 3 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

320 km

Of the 4 trains that leave London for Brussels every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 320 km distance in an average of 2 h 3 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 1 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 7 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.

Fastest
18:04London St Pancras2h01 21:05Brussels-Midi
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£1341One-way
Fastest
11:04London St Pancras2h01 14:05Brussels-Midi
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£1341One-way
09:01London St Pancras2h04 12:05Brussels-Midi
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15:04London St Pancras2h07 18:11Brussels-Midi
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£1341One-way

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Train Information between London and Brussels

distanceDistance198 miles (320 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 1 min
priceAverage train ticket price£101 (€114)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersEurostar, TGV or SNCB

Trains from London to Brussels cover the 198 miles (320 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 1 min with our travel partners like Eurostar, TGV or SNCB. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £101, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £70. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

Train providers

Eurostar and SNCB London – Brussels

Find the best trains to Brussels from London with Omio's travel partners Eurostar and SNCB from £70. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.

Eurostar
SNCB

Eurostar is the premier high-speed railway service which connects the United Kingdom with Europe through the Channel Tunnel with journeys connecting London St Pancras International with Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam among other popular European cities. With its high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), the Eurostar makes travel between the UK and Europe as smooth and easy as possible. When you book your London to Brussels train, you can choose between ticket types like Standard, Standard Premier (with spacious seats and light refreshments served), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seats, lounge access, hot meals served and priority boarding).

  • Average Price: £70

These are Eurostar 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train to Brussels from London:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • If passengers have an upcoming booking and are unable to or would rather not travel, there is a possibility to postpone their trip and claim an eVoucher. The eVoucher allows passengers to make a new booking within 12 months of the initial booking for travel until late 2021.

Trains from London to Brussels: Journey Details

Eurostar operates direct trains from London to Brussels with a journey time of approximately 2 hours. Frequent trains depart from London St. Pancras from 6:30 a.m. until around 19:30 p.m. There is a slightly reduced service at weekends.

Train Operating Companies & Ticket Information for travelling to Brussels


Which train companies run trains from London to Brussels? Eurostar is the sole train company which provides the service between London St. Pancras and Brussels Midi/Sud.

When are the first and last trains from London to Brussels? The first trains into Brussels arrive at about 6:47 a.m. while the last trains into Brussels are in the early morning.

How long is the train from London to Brussels? The journey time on the Eurostar between London and Brussels take's approximately 2 hours and 10 minutes.

Tips for booking trains to Brussels


How far in advance to book trains from London to Brussels? The prices tend to increase the closer you are to your departure date. Ideally to get the cheapest train tickets, try to book 90 days in advance.

How much are train tickets from London to Brussels? Prices differ depending on the point of departure. The average cost of the Eurostar train to Brussels from London is around £39.50.


Overview Brussel city centre & station information


Taking the train from London to Brussels: Eurostar trains connecting the UK with Europe depart from London St. Pancras International Station. King's Cross St. Pancras is served by six London Underground lines, including the Northern, Piccadilly and Victoria. Local buses leave the station on routes across the city and a taxi rank is located on Midland Road, convenient for the Eurostar terminal. London also has a frequent night bus service.

Getting into Brussels by Train: Eurostar trains arrive at Bruxelles-Midi Station, which is conveniently located just five minutes by Metro or tram from the city's historic heart. De Lijn and TEC operate an efficient network of local buses, many of which stop at the station. A frequent night bus service is provided by Noctis on Fridays and Saturdays and there is a taxi rank located at the station entrance.

What to see in Brussels: Brussels is a great mirage of old and new. Visitors can enjoy narrow cobbled streets, as well as Baroque, Gothic and medieval architecture, with the beautiful Grand Palace sitting at its historic center. Brussels is a great place for people watching over drinks in traditional coffeehouses, after visiting one of many museums in the city. The city is widely known for its delicious chocolates and home brewed beers, some of which are still made in traditional ways in Trappist monasteries.


Eurostar trains from London to Brussels

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The Eurostar is a high-speed railway company operating in Europe since 1994. It travels at 186mph under the English Channel to cities on the continent—whether you’re going to Brussels, Amsterdam or Rotterdam. The train is Europe’s solution to fly less; over 11 million Europeans chose to take the train to London from Paris instead of flying in 2019.

The check-in time for Eurostar to Brussels train is around 30 minutes. This means you can arrive in plenty of time to pick up a coffee at the Gare du Nord station in Paris or St Pancras Station in London. Eurostar trains are kitted out with an onboard bistro, toilets, air conditioning and Wi-Fi to make the train journey from London to Brussels more comfortable.

With three fare classes to choose from—Standard, Standard Premier and Business Premier—you can pick which is best for you; It’s easy to book cheap Eurostar return tickets in advance by travelling mid-week. You can choose to travel in comfort in Business Premier when taking the London to Brussels train, get served a hot meal and drinks throughout the crossing with newspapers and access to the Ashford Departure Lounge in London.


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Eurostar Trains from London to Brussels

The Eurostar is a high-speed train company connecting the UK to continental Europe and beyond.

When planning trips to Eurostar destinations, consider checking back for offers on Eurostar tickets. Speak to the Customer Care team at the Omio help centre for cancellations or changes to your ticket from London to Brussels.

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Trains from London to Brussels
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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Brussels from London?

Travel between London, United Kingdom and Brussels, Belgium by train is: Restricted.

Can I enter Belgium from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

Conditions of entry:

  • 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
  • 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?

All travellers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 01/12/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between London and Brussels as this information can change.

Are there restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Belgium by train?

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

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

Reentry to United Kingdom 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?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals without a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 2 for vaccinated travellers
  • 2-day mandatory monitored quarantine for arrivals with a COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

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

Last verified on 30/11/2021. 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 Brussels to London train here.

How much does a cheap train between London and Brussels cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Brussels from London for as little as £70  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from London to Brussels?
The London to Brussels train ticket price is on average £101  if you are looking to book your tickets for this journey in the next week.
What is the distance from London to Brussels by train?
The distance from London to Brussels by train is approximately 198 miles (320 km).
What is the average London to Brussels train duration?
While the time it takes to travel 198 miles (320 km) to Brussels from London can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from London to Brussels is on average 2 h 1 min.
What is the departure train station in London and arrival train station in Brussels?

Some of the London train stations to Brussels you can start your journey from include London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Brussels include Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from London Victoria   and arriving in Bruxelles-Midi.

Where is the London train station located? Where is the Brussels train station located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Victoria, which is located around 1.2 miles (2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Bruxelles-Midi, located 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city centre.

What train companies offer a service between London and Brussels?
Take the London to Brussels train with Eurostar, TGV or SNCB. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the route from London to Brussels as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Are there any London to Brussels direct train services?
Yes, there is 1 direct train per day from London to Brussels. You can look to travel with Eurostar  without needing to change in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.
How many trains are there to Brussels from London a day?
On average, there is 1 train a day from London to Brussels. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
How early should I buy train tickets from London to Brussels to score the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this trip and save money. If you buy train tickets to Brussels from London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £101 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from London to Brussels a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Brussels
London Victoria is the most popular London 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 London for your journey to Brussels.
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Public transport options for London Euston
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
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Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Public transport options for London Kings Cross
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
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Public transport options for London Paddington
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
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Public transport options for London St Pancras International
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar
Bus lines: 326, 139