How to get to London from Brussels

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from Brussels to London

How to get to London from Brussels by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Brussels to London is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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BlaBlaCar Bus
Bruxelles, Gare du Midi
06:10London, Victoria Coach Station
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Brussels Airlines
Brussels Airport (BRU)
17:05London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
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09:57London St Pancras International (STP)
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18:57London St Pancras International (STP)
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20:57London St Pancras International (STP)
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Brussels Airlines
Brussels Airport (BRU)
21:35London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
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Brussels Airlines
Brussels Airport (BRU)
20:55London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
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Brussels Airport (BRU)
19:40London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
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Travel Information from Brussels to London

distanceDistance198 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, coach or flight
priceTicket price range£22 - £77
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £22 • 6 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £65 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus, Brussels Airlines or Eurostar

Take a train, coach or flight to travel 198 miles between Brussels and London. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus, Brussels Airlines or Eurostar among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Brussels to London.

General Information about the journey from Brussels to London

It is possible to travel directly between the two cities by plane, train or bus. The fastest journey times are by train while the slowest method of travel is by bus.

Buses from Brussels to London

Megabus, Flixbus, National Express and Ouibus all run direct daily bus services to London from Brussels. There are 9 departures from just after midnight until around 11:30 p.m. Buses take from 6.5 to 7.5 hours and depart from Rue de France or Brussels Gare du Nord and Midi train stations, arriving into London Victoria Coach Station. All departure points have good links to the city's network of Metro and buses, which includes Noctis night routes. London Victoria is on the District, Victoria and Circle Underground lines and is also served by city buses, including night routes. All departure and arrival points have taxi ranks.

Trains from Brussels to London

There are five Eurostar departures a day from Brussels Mide to London St Pancras stations with a direct journey time of around 2.5 hours. The first departure is just before 7:30 a.m. with the last train leaving just before 11:00 a.m. Brussels Midi Station is to the South of the city centre and well linked to the city's public transport system. St Pancras is on the Northern Line of the Underground and also linked to the rest of London and the suburbs by local trains, buses and taxis.

Flights from Brussels to London

There are frequent non-stop flights between the two cities code-shared by Brussels Airlines, Lufthansa, British Airways and KLM with overall journey times of around 4.5 hours. Departures start at around 5:30 a.m. and continue until about 7:30 p.m. Planes leave from Brussels International Airport and arrive at London Heathrow Airport, both of which enjoy fast express train links into the city. Taxi ranks and car rental desks are located at all terminals.

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You can travel by travel from Brussels to London with FlixBus, Brussels Airlines and KLM. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

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 Brussels to London travel, 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).

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      Swiss is Switzerland’s leading airline and offers Economy and Business ticket fares for your next travel to London from Brussels.

        FAQs: Brussels to London

        FAQs: Travel to London 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 London.

        There are 3 ways to get from Brussels to London: train, coach or flight.

        The cheapest way to go to London from Brussels is by taking a coach, which costs on average £22.

        This is compared to other ways of getting from Brussels to London:

        Taking a coach costs £42 less than taking a flight, which average ticket prices of £65.

        Taking a coach costs £55 less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of £77.

        The fastest way from Brussels to London is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 5 min.

        There are alternative travel options to London that take longer:

        Getting to London by coach takes 6 h 30 min on average.

        Taking a train requires on average 1 h 53 min of travel time.

        The Brussels to London distance is approximately 198 miles.

        The average frequency per day from Brussels to London is:

        • 4 coaches a day.
        • Around 6 trains per day.

        However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Brussels to London as scheduled services by train, coach or flight can vary by season or day of the week.

        These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Brussels to London:

        • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Brussels to London depart from Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) to London, Victoria Coach Station.
        • Most travellers catch their flight from Brussels Airport and arrive in London Gatwick Airport.
        • Most travellers board their train from Brussels-Midi and arrive in London Euston.

        The following travel companies offer services from Brussels to London:

        • BlaBlaCar Bus, STUDENT AGENCY k. S. FlixBus, Infobus, Ourbus, Eurolines Deutschland or Student Agency can get you to London by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Student Agency from Brussels to London for £22 on Omio.
        • Brussels Airlines, British Airways, Lufthansa, SWISS, KLM, Lufthansa Cityline (2), KLM Cityhopper, LAER, Eurowings or Air Dolomiti can take you to London by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for British Airways from Brussels to London for £65.
        • Travel with Eurostar, Fjord Line or Eurostar for trains to London. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Eurostar Brussels to London tickets on Omio for £77.

        Yes, there are direct routes from Brussels to London with the following travel companies:

        • You'll find 2 direct coaches a day to London with STUDENT AGENCY k. S. FlixBus, Infobus or Student Agency.
        • You'll find 6 direct trains a day to London with Eurostar or Eurostar.

        Direct services to London tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

        Many of our customers travelling from Brussels to London don't make London their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Paris, Edinburgh, Manchester or Amsterdam, either of which you could add to your Brussels and London trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from London to any of these top destinations today!
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