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Last minute flights to Brussels

Departure Tue, 10 Dec Return Tue, 07 Jan
MAN Manchester
BRU Brussels
return from £20
Departure Sun, 05 Jan Return Wed, 08 Jan
SEN London
BRU Brussels
return from £39
Departure Tue, 10 Dec Return Tue, 17 Dec
LHR London
BRU Brussels
return from £216
Departure Wed, 11 Dec Return Wed, 18 Dec
EDI Edinburgh
CRL Brussels
return from £31
Popular flight routes to Brussels
Manchester - Brussels
return from £17
London - Brussels
return from £35
Edinburgh - Brussels
return from £35
Athens - Brussels
return from £87
Newcastle - Brussels
return from £144
Bristol - Brussels
return from £148

Trips to Brussels

Brussels travel

The city of Brussels, capital of Belgium, is gaining a reputation as one of the must-see destinations in Europe. It is well-known for its Medieval Grand-place that is one of the most beautiful squares. Most of the older buildings here have made way for the new ones but we still find a good number of heritage buildings as old as 17th century. Not to mention it is best known for its chocolate, beer, art, architecture and much more. You would enjoy this beautiful city if you plan one of the trips to Brussels for a memorable vacation. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Brussels!

Things to do and places to see in Brussels

Brussels is a great place where you find a unique mix of old museums and churches to international shopping districts. The city, having several markets and shopping centres, will definitely tempt you to go on a shopping spree. Don't miss out on sampling the world's best draught in this beer capital and savour the best cocoa based chocolates in the world. This city has a lot more to offer than you could possibly expect. Ready? Time to pack your bags and look out for flights to Brussels and enjoy in a city full of entertainment.

A trip to Brussels is incomplete without a visit to the following:

  • Grand Place - a world heritage site - is one of most beautiful squares in Europe. It hosts many performances and concerts
  • The Royal Palace, where the king resides, is an example of the living history of Belgium
  • The Museum of Ancient Art houses a variety of drawings, paintings and sculptures
  • The Museum of Musical Instruments has a huge collection of musical instruments of ancient times
  • The National Basilica of the Sacred Heart is a parish church and a Roman Catholic Minor Basilica
  • The Temple of Chocolate is a fun-filled destination that children will greatly enjoy
  • The Cathedral of St. Michael and St. Gudula is a must - a very beautiful gothic cathedral
  • Notre Dame de Sablon is a mesmerising experience
  • The Train World has beautifully restored trains, adults and children enjoy visiting this museum
  • Horta Museum, famous for its architecture, was built in the private home of famous architect Victor Horta
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Brussels airports

This city has two airports. Most passengers arriving from outside Europe will land at Brussels International Airport. The second is Charleroi Airport and is mostly the landing place for many budget airlines. Book your tickets in advance and get cheap flights to Brussels to enjoy your holiday.

  • Brussels Charleroi Airport

    Top airlines

    Top carriers servicing the Brussels Charleroi Airport include Ryanair, Jetairfly and Wizz Air

    Location

    Brussels Charleroi Airport is located in the area of Gosselies and is about 46 kms from central Brussels.

    Transport options

    The Charleroi Airport does not have train station but is connected to the Charleroi South Station by a direct bus from the airport which will take about 20 minutes. From Charleroi South Station it will be about 60 minutes to get to the heart of the city. Apart from the train service you have the shuttle bus service running practically round the clock to connect you to any part of the city from the airport.

  • Brussels Airport

    Top airlines

    Top carriers servicing the Brussels Airport include British Airways, Ryanair and United Airlines

    Location

    Brussels International Airport is located in the area of Zavantem and is about 15km from the city center.

    Transport options

    The train station is located on the basement level and connects the airport to North, Central and Midi stations. The other options are rental car services, the bus station (that is at level 0), taxis available at all hours and some hotel shuttles that provide a free service. There are a few international train connections also available from Brussels Airport. Charleroi Airport does not have direct train but is connected by the shuttle bus. It is approximately 60 minutes from the centre of Brussels, so still a good option for travellers.

FAQ's about Brussels

🖱️ When's the best time to book flights to Brussels?
The top month to book flights to Brussels is September, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Brussels flights is July. In third place: August. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to Brussels, read on.
📅 When's the best time to go to Brussels?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Brussels is... August. The next best month to travel to Brussels is October. And let's not forget September, the third top choice for when to go to Brussels. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Brussels is January.
🕑 How long before a flight to Brussels should I be at the airport?
If you want to be on time for your flight to Brussels, make sure to be at the airport at least two to three hours in advance. Check-ins, security controls, customs and boarding the airplane can take some time. At Opodo you can find the best deals for flights to Brussels departing from over 40 cities and choose from a variety of services that will improve your time at the airport and guarantee a much better travel experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage. For more convenience, when booking your flight to Brussels at Opodo you can also add insurance or opt for a refundable fare and have a problem-free trip!
✈️ What is the name of Brussels’s airport?
Brussels is served by 20 airport[s]. Brussels Airport operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 40 cities, such as Manchester, London and Birmingham, the most popular routes.
📌 How far is Brussels’s airport from the city centre?
Brussels’s airport Brussels Airport is located 7 miles from the city centre.
💶 How much is the trip from the airport to Brussels’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 1.77 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Brussels Airport , for example, the average price for the ride to Brussels centre is around 2.52 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Brussels. Pick your preferred car type and get from Brussels Airport to Brussels city centre on your own terms.
🗺️ How to get from the airport to Brussels city centre?
There are many ways to get from Brussels Airport to central Brussels:
🚗 Driving:
If you go by car or decide to take a taxi, be aware of traffic. The average travel time from Brussels Airport to Brussels city centre when driving is 22 mins, but it may vary depending on the time of the day.
By bus:
Another way to go to Brussels city center is by bus. On average, it is possible to get there in around 59 mins
By Train
Commuting from Brussels Airport to central Brussels by Train takes around 46 mins, depending on the time and the day of the week.
💳 How much should I budget for a trip to Brussels?
If you are going to Brussels, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 12.62 GBP
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 50.47 GBP
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 6.73 GBP
  • - Domestic Beer: 3.36 GBP
  • - Imported Beer: 3.36 GBP
  • - Coffee: 2.65 GBP
  • - SoftDrink: 2.10 GBP
  • - Water: 1.81 GBP

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