There are 5 ways to get from Brussels to Paris by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord Thalys / ...

$27 - $120

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels-North to Paris Gallieni 801 / ...

$11 - $80

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Brussels to Paris 189.5 miles

$20 - $22

Drive  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Paris 189.5 miles

$40 - $60

Fly  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Paris CDG (CDG) BRU - CDG

$87 - $312

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Paris is to rideshare which costs 18€ - 20€ and takes 3 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Paris is to train which costs 24€ - 100€ and takes 1 h 22 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Paris is 264 km. The road distance is 303.2 km.

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The train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord takes 1 h 22 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels-North and arriving at Paris Gallieni. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brussel-Zuid/Midi and arriving at Paris-Nord. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 22 min.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Paris without a car is to train which takes 1 h 22 min and costs 24€ - 100€.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Paris.
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  • Distance: 164.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 22 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Paris, France?

Thalys operates a train from Brussels to Paris every 2 hours. Tickets cost $85 - $120 and the journey takes 1 h 22 min. Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Brussels to Paris every 2 hours. Tickets cost $27 - $80 and the journey takes 4 h 15 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $160
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Brussels-North to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
[email protected]
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Brussels to Paris
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $22
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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