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from London to Brussels

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

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To get from London to Brussels on 27 Jul we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:05London Heathrow Airport1h10 13:15Brussels Airport
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£1321One-way
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11:05London Heathrow Airport1h10 13:15Brussels Airport
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06:45London Heathrow Airport1h10 08:55Brussels Airport
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06:45London Heathrow Airport1h10 08:55Brussels Airport
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Tue
27 Jul
£167Eurostar
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£118Brussels Airlines
Wed
28 Jul
£167Eurostar
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£118Brussels Airlines
Thu
29 Jul
£136Eurostar
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£118Brussels Airlines
Fri
30 Jul
£167Eurostar
£34STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£94Brussels Airlines
Sat
31 Jul
£136Eurostar
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£74Brussels Airlines
Sun
1 Aug
£107Eurostar
£34STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£76Brussels Airlines
Mon
2 Aug
£89Eurostar
£78Union Ivkoni International
£76Brussels Airlines
Tue
3 Aug
£107Eurostar
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£76Brussels Airlines
Wed
4 Aug
£95Eurostar
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£76Brussels Airlines
Thu
5 Aug
£95Eurostar
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£58Brussels Airlines
Fri
6 Aug
£115Eurostar
£34STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£60Brussels Airlines
Sat
7 Aug
£116Eurostar
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£60Brussels Airlines
Sun
8 Aug
£95Eurostar
£34STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£60Brussels Airlines
Mon
9 Aug
£89Eurostar
£71Union Ivkoni International
£60Brussels Airlines
Tue
10 Aug
£77Eurostar
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£60Brussels Airlines
Wed
11 Aug
£64Eurostar
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£60Brussels Airlines
Thu
12 Aug
£72Eurostar
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£58Brussels Airlines
Fri
13 Aug
£95Eurostar
£34STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£58Brussels Airlines
Sat
14 Aug
£107Eurostar
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£58Brussels Airlines
Sun
15 Aug
£107Eurostar
£34STUDENT AGENCY k.s.
£58Brussels Airlines

Travel Information to Brussels from London

distanceDistance198 miles (320 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£47 - £101
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £47 • 6 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £57 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBrussels Airlines, Union Ivkoni International or Eurostar

Travel 198 miles (320 km) by flight, coach or train between London and Brussels. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £47. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Brussels Airlines, Union Ivkoni International or Eurostar among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or train from London to Brussels.

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How to Travel from London to Brussels

Located approximately 380 kilometres apart, the journey from London to Brussels offers several convenient travel options. One of the simplest journey options is via train, with Eurostar services departing London St. Pancras International train station every morning and running regularly throughout the day. Services are direct to Brussels main station and usually take no longer than 2 hours 20 minutes. Several operators run coach and bus routes from London to Brussels main station departing London Victoria Coach Station and taking around 5-6 hours direct.

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London to Brussels Travel Comparison

Average Price

Travel Time

Cheapest Time to Book

By Bus

£21

7hrs

8 Weeks Before

By Train

£105

2hrs 30mins

1 Month Before

By Plane

£100

1hr 10mins

1 Month Before



What is the best way to travel from London to Brussels?

Cheapest way to travel from London to Brussels

Taking the bus from London to Brussels is the most cost effective way to travel, although it does take the most time and most services require a change. Coach and bus services depart London daily from London Victoria Coach Station. Departures begin in the early afternoon with at least 3 services direct to Brussels central station daily. Journey times take on average 5-6 hours. Bookings for coach travel are flexible and offer some of the most competitively priced options for travel.


Most popular way to travel from London to Brussels

Most travellers making the journey from London to Brussels decide to either fly or take the train. A direct train service operated by Eurostar runs daily departing London St. Pancras bound for Brussels main rail station. Services commence at 6.50 a.m. each morning taking an average of 2 hours 20 minutes from departure to arrival. Services run regularly through the morning peak, with departures from London St. Pancras International leaving once every two hours until 8:30 p.m. each evening before recommencing again early morning the following day. Services are direct into the centre of the Belgian capital.

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FAQs
Is international travel between London, United Kingdom and Brussels, Belgium allowed?

Travel between London, United Kingdom and Brussels, Belgium is: Restricted.

Can travellers from United Kingdom enter Belgium?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Brussels from London?

Conditions of entry into 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
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Brussels, Belgium?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Belgium has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 25/07/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip between London and Brussels.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to London, United Kingdom from Brussels, Belgium?

Return travel to London, United Kingdom from Belgium is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering United Kingdom from Belgium?

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

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

Requirements for reentering United Kingdom:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The above information about your return travel to London, United Kingdom was last verified on 26/07/2021. 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 London from Brussels.

How do you get from London to Brussels?

There are 3 ways that you can travel between London and Brussels. You can take a flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from London to Brussels?

The cheapest way from London to Brussels is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £47 compared to other travel options to Brussels:

A coach is £10 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from London to Brussels costing on average £57.

A coach is generally £54 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £101 from London to Brussels.

What is the quickest way from London to Brussels?

The fastest way to get to Brussels from London is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Brussels that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Brussels by coach can take on average 6 h 30 min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 2 h 1 min.

How far is Brussels from London?

The distance from London to Brussels is approximately 198 miles (320 km).

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

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

  • Flights mostly depart from London Heathrow Airport and arrive in Brussels Airport.
  • Coaches mostly depart from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).
  • Trains mostly depart from London Victoria and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.
Which travel companies can get me from London to Brussels?

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

  • You can travel by plane from London to Brussels with Brussels Airlines, and you can find Brussels Airlines London to Brussels tickets for £57 on Omio.
  • You can go to Brussels from London by coach with Union Ivkoni International. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £47 with Union Ivkoni International from London to Brussels on Omio.
  • You can travel by train between London and Brussels with Eurostar, and you can find Eurostar London to Brussels tickets for £101 on Omio.
Can I travel directly to Brussels from London?

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

  • You can find a direct flight to Brussels with Brussels Airlines.
  • You can check for a direct train to Brussels with Eurostar.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Brussels tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this route.

Where should I go next after I travel between London and Brussels?
Omio customers who travel from London to Brussels often also extend their holiday to go to Paris, Amsterdam or Bruges. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Brussels and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I book tickets from London to Brussels online to get the best deals?

Before travelling from London 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 plane ticket for this journey is on average £57 one way.
  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is on average £47 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £101 one way for this journey.

But we recommend booking London 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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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City
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