You can get from Paris to Brussels by train, bus or flight.
To get from Paris to Brussels on Jul 03 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||164 miles (264 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Fastest mode||Flight • €171 • 1 h|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, Brussels Airlines or SNCF | TGV INOUI|
Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 164 miles (264 km) to Brussels from Paris. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Brussels Airlines or SNCF | TGV INOUI among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Paris to Brussels.
It’s easily possible to travel to Brussels from Paris via bus, train or plane. The journey is a fairly short one and all modes of transport present a viable option. Rail travel is the fastest; however, services are generally available in the morning only. Bus travel is significantly cheaper and services are available throughout the day.
Several bus companies operate a service to Brussels from Paris, including Eurolines, Flixbus, Megabus and iDBUS. Services are usually direct and take at least 3 hours and 45 minutes to arrive at Brussels. The first service of the day departs at around 7 a.m. while the last service departs at approximately midnight. Services run hourly and sometimes twice an hour. Most buses serving this route depart from either Paris Gallieni Port Bagnolet or Gare Paris Bercy and arrive at Station Brussel-Zuid.
Rail operators that serve the route to Brussels from Paris include TGV, Eurostar and THALYS. Most services are direct and take from 1 hour and 22 minutes. Services that incur a change (usually at Lille Flandres) take at least 2 hours and 5 minutes to arrive at Brussels. Train services usually operate between the hours of 8 a.m. and 12:25 p.m. There is usually one or two services every hour.
Direct flights to Brussels from Paris are provided by Brussels Airlines. The duration of a direct flight is from 3 hours and 55 minutes. There are a number of airline operators that provide indirect flights to Brussels from Paris, including Lufthansa, KLM and Swiss Airlines. Indirect flights take at least 6 hours to reach Brussels. Between 7 a.m. and 9 p.m. there is usually at least one flight available every hour. Planes usually depart from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and arrive at Brussels International Airport.
International travel from Paris, France to Brussels, Belgium is: Fully open.
Entry into Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France.
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Belgium must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 6/27/22; 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 to Brussels from Paris.
Return travel to Paris, France from Belgium is: Partially open.
Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.
Requirements for reentering France:
All travellers must abide by the following measures in France to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Paris, France was last verified on 7/1/22. 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 Paris from Brussels.
There are 4 travel options from Paris to Brussels: coach, flight, ferry or train.
A ferry service offers the cheapest way to travel from Paris to Brussels, which costs on average €1.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Brussels:
A ferry is about €47 less than a coach, which costs on average €47 for this route.
A ferry is about €171 less than a flight, which costs on average €171 for this journey.
A ferry is generally €73 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average €73 from Paris to Brussels.
The fastest way from Paris to Brussels is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h.
Other travel options from Paris to Brussels can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 3 h 8 min of travel time.
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In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 1 h 22 min.
You should expect to travel around 164 miles (264 km) from Paris to Brussels.
The average frequency per day from Paris to Brussels is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Paris to 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 Paris to Brussels:
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Yes, there are direct routes from Paris to Brussels with the following travel companies:
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 buy tickets for this journey.
Before travelling from Paris to Brussels, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Paris 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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