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Travel Information to Brussels from Dover

distanceDistance133 miles (215 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeFlight • £171 • 1 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSNCF | Autocar, British Airways or SNCF | TGV

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 133 miles (215 km) to Brussels from Dover. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are SNCF | Autocar, British Airways or SNCF | TGV among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Dover to Brussels.

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FAQs

International travel from Dover, United Kingdom to Brussels, Belgium is: Fully open.

Can I enter Belgium if coming from United Kingdom?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Brussels, Belgium due to the pandemic?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022; 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 between Dover and Brussels.

The current restriction level for returning to Dover, United Kingdom from Belgium is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Dover, United Kingdom from Brussels, Belgium?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Dover from Brussels?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Dover, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 27/06/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Dover from Brussels here.

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

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

This is compared to other ways of getting to Brussels:

A ferry is generally £40 less than a coach for the same trip. A coach costs on average £40 from Dover to Brussels.

A ferry is about £171 less than a flight, which costs on average £171 for this trip.

A ferry is £33 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Dover to Brussels costing on average £33.

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

Other travel options between Dover and Brussels can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 4 h 5 min   on average.

In comparison, travelling by ferry can take you on average NaN h NaN min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 1 h 25 min.

You should expect to travel around 133 miles (215 km) from Dover to Brussels.

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

  • Most travellers take a coach from Dover, Foot Passenger Terminal to Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).
  • Most travellers board their train from Dover Priory and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

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

  • SNCF | Autocar can get you to Brussels by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with SNCF | Autocar from Dover to Brussels for £40 on Omio.
  • British Airways can get you to Brussels by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with British Airways from Dover to Brussels for £171 on Omio.
  • SNCF | TGV can take you to Brussels by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for SNCF | TGV from Dover to Brussels for £33.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Dover to Brussels often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or London. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Dover and Brussels itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Brussels and any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Dover to Brussels, 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 trip is £40 one way on average.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £171 one way for this route.
  • The price of a ferry ticket is on average £1 one way for this route.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is £33 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Dover to Brussels 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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