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from Brussels to Brest

You can get from Brussels to Brest by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Brussels to Brest on 7 Dec we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:05Brussels Airport14h10 22:15Brest Bretagne Airport
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08:05Brussels Airport26h15 10:20Brest Bretagne Airport
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08:05Brussels Airport26h15 10:20Brest Bretagne Airport
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08:05Brussels Airport38h10 22:15Brest Bretagne Airport
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08:05Brussels Airport38h10 22:15Brest Bretagne Airport
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Travel Information from Brussels to Brest

distanceDistance428 miles (691 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or flight
priceTicket price range£29 - £557
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £29 • 14 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or HOP!

Travel 428 miles (691 km) by coach or flight between Brussels and Brest. A coach is best for those looking to save money on this trip, with tickets costing about £29. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or HOP! Among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Brussels to Brest.

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Travel from Brussels to Brest
Travel to Brest 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 Brest.
What are the international travel restrictions for France due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling to Brest from Brussels?

Travel from Brussels, Belgium to Brest, France is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Brest from Brussels restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Brest, France from Brussels?

Entry Requirements:

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

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Brest, France?

The government of France has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 05/12/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Brussels and Brest closer to your planned date of departure here.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Belgium from Brest, France?

Return travel to Brussels, Belgium from France is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Belgium from France?

Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Belgium from France?

Requirements for reentering Belgium:

  • 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 issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Belgium?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Belgium to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Brussels, Belgium was last verified on 01/12/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Brussels from Brest.

What are my travel options from Brussels to Brest?

There are 2 ways to travel from Brussels to Brest including taking a coach or flight.

What is the cheapest way to get from Brussels to Brest?

The cheapest way from Brussels to Brest is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £29 compared to other travel options to Brest:

A coach is about £528 less than a flight, which costs on average £557 for this route.

What is the fastest way to Brest from Brussels?

The quickest way to travel between Brussels and Brest is by train, which takes on average 6 h 8 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 14 h 30 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by flight can take 10 h 5 min   on average.

How many miles are between Brussels and Brest

The distance between Brussels and Brest is around 428 miles (691 km).

What are the departure and arrival points in Brussels and in Brest?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Brussels to Brest:

  • Coaches most often depart from Brussels at Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) and arrive in Brest at Brest, Gare routière.
  • Flights mostly leave from Brussels Airport and tend to arrive in Brest Bretagne Airport.
Which travel companies can get me from Brussels to Brest?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Brussels to Brest, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Brest. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Brussels to Brest tickets on Omio for £29.
  • HOP! Can take you to Brest by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for HOP! From Brussels to Brest for £557.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Brussels to Brest?
Your journey from Brussels to Brest doesn't have to end in Brest. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Rennes or Nantes. If you’d like to add Paris, Rennes or Nantes to your Brussels to Brest trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Brest today!
How early should I purchase tickets from Brussels to Brest online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Brussels to Brest, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is £29 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £557 one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking Brussels to Brest tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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