Brussels to Brest by train

  • First train
    06:27
  • Last train
    21:13
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 51m
  • Distance
    691 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    25
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 28m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Brussels to Brest by train

Fast trains from Brussels to Brest take around 5 hours and 51 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 691 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Brussels and Brest.

1. Are there direct trains from Brussels to Brest?

Journeys between Brussels and Brest usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 24 departures on the route from Brussels to Brest every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 26 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Brussels to Brest?

The Brussels to Brest train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 51 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Brussels to Brest train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Brest is usually scheduled to depart Brussels around 06:30 and the last train is around 21:13. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Brussels around 06:27, and the last at 21:13.

When to book Brussels to Brest train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Brussels to Brest by train.

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Which train companies operate between Brussels and Brest?

More than one train company operates on the route from Brussels to Brest, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Alleo
  • TGV
  • Thalys

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Brest to Brussels by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.