London to Leuven train

Cheap train tickets from London to Leuven

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Cheapest

£79

Average

£117

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.

Eurostar
08:01London3h23 11:24Leuven
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£791One-way
Eurostar
07:16London3h08 10:24Leuven
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£791One-way
Eurostar
12:01London3h23 15:24Leuven
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£1321One-way
Eurostar
09:01London3h23 12:24Leuven
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£1781One-way

Train schedule London to Leuven

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 29 May
Eurostar
07:16London3h08 10:24Leuven
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Eurostar
08:01London3h23 11:24Leuven
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Eurostar
09:01London3h23 12:24Leuven
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Eurostar
12:01London3h23 15:24Leuven
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Fastest train times from London to Leuven

Showing times and prices for 29 May

Fastest Journey

3 h 8 m

Average

3 h 19 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

343 km

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

Eurostar
07:16London3h08 10:24Leuven
0 changes
£791One-way
Eurostar
09:01London3h23 12:24Leuven
0 changes
£1781One-way
Eurostar
08:01London3h23 11:24Leuven
0 changes
£791One-way
Eurostar
12:01London3h23 15:24Leuven
0 changes
£1321One-way

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Overview: Train from London to Leuven

distanceDistance213 miles (343 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 51 min
priceAverage train ticket price£92 (€103)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesEurostar

Trains from London to Leuven cover the 213 miles (343 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 51 min with our travel partners like Eurostar. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £92, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £79. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Leuven.

Train providers: Eurostar trains London to Leuven

Travel to Leuven from London from £79 with Omio’s train partners Eurostar! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

Eurostar

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 London and Leuven in ultimate comfort coupled with modern, comfortable seats and large windows. When booking your Eurostar train between London and Leuven, 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).

  • Average Price: £79


Eurostar trains from London to Leuven

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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 Leuven 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 Leuven 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 Leuven 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 Leuven

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 Leuven.

Travel Tips: Trains from London to Leuven

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FAQs

Travel by train between London, United Kingdom and Leuven, Belgium is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Leuven from London restricted?

International entry 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 London?

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Leuven, Belgium?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 26/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from London to Leuven closer to your date of departure here.

Return travel from Belgium to United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to London from Leuven?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Leuven?

Requirements for reentering:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine 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 requirement: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Regional advice

Last checked on 26/05/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to London from Leuven.

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Leuven from London for as low as £79  for the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the London to Leuven train price to come in at an average of £92  one way.
The train distance from London to Leuven is around 213 miles (343 km).
The train time to Leuven from London is on average 2 h 51 min  for the 213 miles (343 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between London and Leuven by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in London to start your trip from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. In Leuven you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Leuven and ZONE LEUVEN.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from London Victoria   and arrive in Leuven.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, London Victoria, located approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city centre of London. The most popular arrival train station in Leuven, called Leuven, is located around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from its city centre.

For the journey from London to Leuven you can take a train with Eurostar. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between London and Leuven on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 3 trains a day from London to Leuven. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
You can take the first train from London to Leuven at 07: 16   or take the last train from London to Leuven leaving at 15: 04. Look for the latest London Leuven train timetable on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you book train tickets to Leuven from London within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £92 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from London to Leuven a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Leuven
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 Leuven.
Amenities at station
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Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
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
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
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
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
24/7
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
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 2078437688
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
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

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