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Travel Information between Brussels and Rouen

distanceDistance173 miles (279 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • £363 • 55 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, KLM or SNCF | TER

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 173 miles (279 km) to Rouen from Brussels. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, KLM or SNCF | TER among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Brussels to Rouen.

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

Can I enter France if coming from Belgium?

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

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Rouen if travelling from Brussels?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

What measures do I need to follow in Rouen, France due to the pandemic?

All travellers in France must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 25/06/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Brussels to Rouen.

The restriction level for your return to Brussels, Belgium from France is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Brussels from Rouen restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Brussels from Rouen?

Conditions of reentry into Belgium:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

You should observe these safety measures in Belgium as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Belgium was last checked on 20/06/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Brussels from Rouen closer to your date of departure here.

There are 4 ways to get from Brussels to Rouen: coach, flight, ferry or train.

A ferry service offers the cheapest way to travel from Brussels to Rouen, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Rouen:

A ferry is generally £25 less than a coach for the same trip. A coach costs on average £25 from Brussels to Rouen.

A ferry is £363 less than a flight for this journey with tickets for a flight from Brussels to Rouen costing on average £363.

A ferry is about £61 less than a train, which costs on average £61 for this trip.

The quickest way to travel between Brussels and Rouen is by flight, which takes on average 55 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Rouen by coach can take on average 5 h 35 min.

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In comparison, getting to Rouen by train can take on average 3 h 35 min.

The distance between Brussels and Rouen is around 173 miles (279 km).

The average frequency per day from Brussels to Rouen is:

  • 1 coach per day.
  • 9 trains a day.

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

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

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi) and arrive in Rouen, Avenue Champlain.
  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Brussels to Rouen depart from Bruxelles-Midi to Rouen-Rive-Droite.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Brussels to Rouen:

  • You can take a coach from Brussels to Rouen with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for £25 with Flixbus from Brussels to Rouen.
  • You can take a flight from Brussels to Rouen with KLM. Cheap tickets can be found for £363 with KLM from Brussels to Rouen.
  • You can go to Rouen from Brussels by train with SNCF | TER. You'll see cheap train tickets for £61 with SNCF | TER from Brussels to Rouen on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available to Rouen from Brussels with the following travel operators:

  • You can find around 1 direct coach per day and book this direct coach with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar.
  • You can travel directly by plane with Brussels Airlines with direct flights per day.
  • You can find around direct trains per day and book this direct train with.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Rouen as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Brussels to Rouen.

Your journey from Brussels to Rouen doesn't have to end in Rouen. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Le Havre or Vernon. If you’d like to add Paris, Le Havre or Vernon to your Brussels to Rouen trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Rouen today!

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

  • The price of a coach ticket for this route is £25 one way on average.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this journey is on average £363 one way.
  • The price of a ferry ticket is £1 one way on average for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £61 one way.

But we recommend booking Brussels to Rouen 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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