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

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Train  •  1h 22m

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

75€ - 100€

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Bus  •  4h

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles, Nord to Paris, Gallieni 400 / ...

14€ - 30€

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the rideshare from Brussels to Paris 189.5 miles

18€ - 20€

Drive  •  2h 51m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Paris Gallieni 188.6 miles

35€ - 55€

Fly  •  2h 50m

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

77€ - 268€

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

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Paris is to train which costs 75€ - 100€ and takes 1h 22m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bruxelles, Nord and arriving at Paris, Gallieni. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4h.

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

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The distance between Brussels and Paris is 264 km. The road distance is 301.7 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Paris without a car is to train which takes 1h 22m and costs 75€ - 100€.

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The train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord takes 1h 22m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Brussels to Paris bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Bruxelles, Nord station.

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Brussels to Paris train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Paris is to train which takes 1h 22m and costs 75€ - 100€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 30€ and takes 4h, you could also fly, which costs 75€ - 270€ and takes 2h 50m.

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

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

Thalys operates a train from Brussels to Paris hourly. Tickets cost 75€ - 100€ and the journey takes 1h 22m. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Brussels to Paris Gallieni every 2 hours. Tickets cost 21€ - 30€ and the journey takes 4h. FlixBus also services this route every 3 hours.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
260€ - 800€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 100€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
75€ - 100€
1st Class
100€ - 140€
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bruxelles, Nord to Paris, Gallieni
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
Eurolines FR
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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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
4h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Brussels to Paris
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
18€ - 20€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 55m.

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Brussels to Paris bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Paris, Gallieni station.

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Brussels to Paris train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Paris Nord station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Paris is 302 km. It takes approximately 2h 51m to drive from Brussels to Paris.

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Brussels Airlines offers flights from Brussels Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 4703+ hotels available in Paris. Prices start at 67€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Brussels and Paris. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 12m and costs 7€ - 18€.

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