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Cheap train tickets from Paris to Brussels

Showing times and prices for 18 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Paris to Brussels is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
SNCF | TGV INOUI
13:152h10
Paris Gare du Nord
15:25Brussels-Midi
£781One-way
1 change
SNCF | TGV INOUI
18:451h58
Paris Gare du Nord
20:43Brussels-Midi
£881One-way
1 change
Eurostar
12:201h24
Paris Gare du Nord
13:44Brussels-Midi
£981One-way
0 changes
Eurostar
10:241h23
Paris Gare du Nord
11:47Brussels-Midi
£981One-way
0 changes
Eurostar
08:241h23
Paris Gare du Nord
09:47Brussels-Midi
£981One-way
0 changes

Train timetableParis to Brussels

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 18 April
Eurostar
08:241h23
Paris Gare du Nord
09:47Brussels-Midi
0 changes
Eurostar
10:241h23
Paris Gare du Nord
11:47Brussels-Midi
0 changes
Eurostar
12:201h24
Paris Gare du Nord
13:44Brussels-Midi
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
13:152h10
Paris Gare du Nord
15:25Brussels-Midi
1 change
SNCF | TGV INOUI
18:451h58
Paris Gare du Nord
20:43Brussels-Midi
1 change

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Train times from Paris to Brussels

Showing times and prices for 18 Apr

Fastest Journey

1 h 23 m

Average

1 h 39 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

264 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Paris for Brussels every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Eurostar
10:241h23
Paris Gare du Nord
11:47Brussels-Midi
£981One-way
0 changes
Fastest
Eurostar
08:241h23
Paris Gare du Nord
09:47Brussels-Midi
£981One-way
0 changes
Eurostar
12:201h24
Paris Gare du Nord
13:44Brussels-Midi
£981One-way
0 changes
SNCF | TGV INOUI
18:451h58
Paris Gare du Nord
20:43Brussels-Midi
£881One-way
1 change
SNCF | TGV INOUI
13:152h10
Paris Gare du Nord
15:25Brussels-Midi
£781One-way
1 change

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I'm amazed at how quickly you can get from Paris to Brussels by train. It would take more than twice as long by car. The train was also very punctual. There are sockets to charge your mobile phone or tablet. The toilets were clean compared to German trains.

Overview: Train from Paris to Brussels

distanceDistance164 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price£96 (€107)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 11 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersThalys, TGV INOUI, Eurostar, SNCF | TGV INOUI, BSB, SNCF TER or SNCF | TGV

Trains from Paris to Brussels cover the 164 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 22 min with our travel partners like Thalys, TGV INOUI, Eurostar, SNCF | TGV INOUI, BSB, SNCF TER or SNCF | TGV. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £96, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £48. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare du Nord and arrive in Brussels-Midi.

Train providers: Thalys, TGV INOUI and Eurostar trains Paris to Brussels

For as little as £33 you can travel by train from Paris to Brussels with Thalys, TGV INOUI and Eurostar. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.

SNCF TER is a French train company that operates throughout the country. It offers a variety of train types, including Intercités, TER, TGV, and Ouigo. Intercités are long-distance trains that offer comfortable seating and a variety of onboard amenities. TER trains are regional trains that offer frequent service and are ideal for short trips. TGV trains are high-speed trains that offer the fastest way to travel between cities. Ouigo is a low-cost train service that offers affordable fares. SNCF TER offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a selection of snacks and drinks. The most popular routes for SNCF TER are Paris to Marseille, Paris to Lyon, and Paris to Bordeaux.

    Trains from Paris to Brussels: Journey Details

    All trains from Paris to Brussels depart from Paris Gare du Nord and arrive at Brussels Midií, all of which are direct services. The first train from Paris to Brussels departs at 05:50, and continues to run roughly hourly until the last train leaves at 20:55. Paris to Brussels trains are operated by Thalys.

    Paris to Brussels trains: Route Summary

    • The Paris to Brussels train usually takes just under an hour and a half to complete, with the fastest services taking only 1 hour and 22 minutes to reach Brussels.
    • There are around 20 trains from Paris to Brussels a day.
    • All services for trains from Paris to Brussels are operated by Thalys.
    • Seat Reservations are required on trains from Paris to Brussels and are included in the ticket price.


    • Paris to Brussels Train Schedule

      Departure Time

      Departure Station

      Arrival Station

      Journey Time

      05:50

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:33 h

      06:25

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      07:25

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      07:55

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      08:25

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      09:25

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      10:01

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      10:25

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      11:55

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      12:25

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      14:25

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      15:25

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      15:55

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      16:55

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      17:25

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      17:55

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      18:25

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      18:55

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      19:25

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      19:55

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h

      20:55

      Paris Gare du Nord

      Brussels Midi

      01:22 h



    Taking the Train from Paris

    Trains from Paris to Brussels depart from Paris Gare de Nord Station, conveniently located in the 10th arrondissement of the city. Regional Express trains run to the station from Charles de Gaulle Airport, and Paris Nord is located on lines 2, 4 and 5 of the Metro. Regular buses leave the station on routes across Paris and into the surrounding areas. Noctiliens are night buses, which operate frequently seven days a week. Taxi ranks are located outside Paris Gare de Nord.

    Getting into Brussels by Train

    Brussels is a fascinating city that blends the medieval with the modern and is home to over 100 museums and galleries, as well as the beautiful or Grote Markt and Grand Square. A wander through cobbled streets uncovers Art Nouveau and Gothic buildings, tranquil green spaces, restaurants serving mussels and French fries, as well as ornate coffee shops. Bruxelles-Midi station, where trains from Paris to Brussels arrive, is located within five minutes walk of Brussels historic streets. De Lijn and TEC operate frequent buses from the station, covering routes across the city and out to the suburbs. The Noctis bus runs frequently throughout Friday and Saturday nights. Taxis are available outside Bruxelles-Midi Station.

    FAQs: Paris to Brussels train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Paris to Brussels 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 Paris to Brussels.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Paris to Brussels can start from as little as £48 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Paris to Brussels is £96; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    On average the Paris to Brussels train time is 1 h 22 min   covering the 164 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Paris to Brussels leaves at 07: 06. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Paris to Brussels leaves at 20: 55.
    There are 12 trains a day from Paris to Brussels which require at least one change with Thalys, TGV INOUI, Eurostar, SNCF | TGV INOUI, BSB, SNCF TER or SNCF | TGV. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Paris to Brussels with Thalys, TGV INOUI, Eurostar or SNCF | TGV. Overall you can travel with the following companies: Thalys, TGV INOUI, Eurostar, SNCF | TGV INOUI, BSB, SNCF TER or SNCF | TGV.
    The high-speed Eurostar train from Paris to Brussels takes 1 h 22 min   on average.
    When taking a train from Paris to Brussels, you can count on Thalys, TGV INOUI, Eurostar, SNCF | TGV INOUI, BSB, SNCF TER or SNCF | TGV for the best way to get you to Brussels. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service to Brussels from Paris and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 20: 55.

    When departing from Paris, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Paris Gare du Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Paris Gare Montparnasse. When arriving in Brussels, you can end your route in train stations like Brussels-Midi, Brussels-Central and Brussels-North.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Paris Gare du Nord, which is located around 2.8 miles (4.5 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Brussels-Midi, located 2 miles (3.2 km) away from the city centre.

    The cheapest month to travel from Paris to Brussels by train is January.
    You have options as you can travel from Paris to Brussels 3 different ways: train, coach or flight.

    Important Stations and Airports in Paris and Brussels

    Paris
    Brussels
    Paris Gare du Nord is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your journey to Brussels.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 890640650
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
    Public transport options for Paris Gare du Nord
    Metro lines: 4, 5
    Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
    Train lines: RER B, D, E
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 184943635
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
    Public transport options for Paris Gare de Lyon
    Metro lines: 1, 14
    Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
    Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 07: 15 - 18: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Gare Montparnasse
    Metro lines: 4, 6, 12, 13
    Bus lines: 28, 39, 58, 82, 88, 89, 91, 92, 94, 95, 96
    Train lines: TGV, OUIGO, Intercités, Transilien N, TER Normandie, TER Centre
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 184943635
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
    Public transport options for Paris Gare de l'Est
    Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
    Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
    Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
    Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
    Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
    Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Bercy Bourgogne - Pays d'Auvergne
    Metro lines: 6, 14
    Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
    Train lines: TER, Intercités
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
    Metro lines: 5, 10
    Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
    Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C
    Paris, Av. Pierre Mendès-France (Paris Austerlitz)

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