You can get from Brussels to Paris by train, bus or flight.
To get from Brussels to Paris on Jun 23 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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The journey between the Belgian capital and the French capital can be achieved in just under 1.5 hours. The fastest choice of transport is to travel by train, as there are frequent direct trains that arrive in Paris within 1.5 hours. Another option is to travel by bus, as there are several bus companies that operate buses to Paris, taking about 2.5 to 3 hours to reach the city. Those who prefer to travel by air will find that flights to Charles de Gaulle Airport take about 4 hours in duration, making this the slowest method to reach Paris.
Buses to Paris are operated by several companies, such as Bla Bla Car and FLiXBUS. The journey takes between 2.5 and 3 hours, with buses running direct from Brussels Gare du Midi in the centre of the city and arriving at Porte Maillot on the northwestern edge of central Paris. Travellers can choose from a variety of departure times ranging from night buses to midday and afternoon departures.
Trains are by far the fastest way to reach Paris from Brussels. Thalys operates direct trains from early morning until afternoon, with a journey time of only 1.5 hours. Trains depart from Brussels Midi Station and arrive at Gare du Nord Station in Paris. Departures start at about 8:00 a.m. and continue throughout the day once or twice per hour.
Passengers can choose to fly to Paris, but the journey time can be over 4 hours. Brussels Airlines operates the fastest service flying direct to Charles de Gaulle Airport. Other airlines take several hours longer and generally involve a change en route.
Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Paris, France is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.
Conditions of entry into France:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of France has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 6/21/21. 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 from Brussels to Paris.
Return travel to Brussels, Belgium from France is: Partially open.
Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.
Requirements for reentering Belgium:
All travellers must abide by the following measures in Belgium to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Brussels, Belgium was last verified on 6/20/21. 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 Paris.
There are 3 ways to travel from Brussels to Paris including taking a coach, flight or train.
You should expect to travel around 164 miles (264 km) from Brussels to Paris.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Brussels to Paris:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Brussels to Paris with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Paris tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this trip.
When planning your trip from Brussels to Paris, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets to Paris from Brussels online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Brussels to Paris. Tickets for a coach cost on average €10.
This is compared to other travel options to Paris:
A coach is €275 less than a flight for this route with tickets for a flight from Brussels to Paris costing on average €285.
A coach is about €31 less than a train, which costs on average €40 for this route.
The fastest way from Brussels to Paris is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 22 min.
Other travel options to Paris from Brussels can usually take longer:
In comparison, travelling by flight can take you on average 3 h.
In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 3 h 45 min.
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