Dear Friend of Flanders,

In view of the COVID-19-situation, specific safety measures and additional restrictions are currently in place across Belgium. You will find more detailed information on following website. For the latest travel advice to our country, please consult your local authorities.

If you are travelling to Flanders, Brussels or elsewhere in Belgium for a duration of 48 hours or more, you will need to complete a Passenger Locator Form, within the 48 hours before your arrival in Belgium. 

Take good care of yourself and each other and keep it safe and healthy.  

We hope to welcome you again soon, with twice the heart, love and hospitality. 

Warm regards,
VISITFLANDERS.

Getting To Flanders
Getting to Flanders

By Train

  • London

Eurostar links London and Brussels in 1 hour and 51 minutes. The train departs/arrives in Brussels South station and arrives/departs from St. Pancras International Terminal in London. There are up to nine departures per day.

Reserve a seat on the Eurostar: Rail Europe or B-Europe.
Read more about extra facilities and services on Eurostar for disabled passengers.

  •   Paris

The Thalys connects Paris with Brussels in 85 minutes. Twenty-five Thalys trains depart every day. The train departs/arrives in Brussels South station and arrives/departs from Paris North station or Charles De Gaulle airport.

Reserve a seat on the Thalys in advance: Rail Europe or B-Europe.
Read more about extra facilities and services on Thalys for disabled passengers.

  • Amsterdam

The Thalys connects Brussels with Amsterdam in 1 hour and 52 minutes.
Reserve a seat on the Thalys in advance: Rail Europe or B-Europe.

Read more about extra facilities and services on Thalys for disabled passengers.

By Airplane

  • Antwerp (Antwerp Airport)

Read more about travelling with reduced mobility on Antwerp Airport.

  • Charleroi-Gosselies (Brussels South Airport)

Read more about travelling with a reduced mobility on Brussels South Airport.
Please note: the information is only available in French.

  •   Liège (Liège Airport)

Read more about asking for assistance on Liège Airport.

  • Ostend-Bruges (Ostend Airport)

Read more about travelling with a reduced mobility on Ostend Airport.

  • Zaventem (Brussels Airport)

Read more about travelling with a reduced mobility on Brussels Airport. 

Useful website: You can find more recommendations on the English-language website www.flying-with-disability.org. The website also explains your rights as a passenger and procedures for lodging a complaint.

By Ferry

Travelling to Flanders by ferry is easy and relaxing, with frequent departures, and the chance to enjoy a meal, do a little shopping – or just enjoy the cruise!

  • P&O Ferries - 08716 64 21 21

P&O sails from Dover to Calais in about 90 minutes, as well as offering a daily overnight service from Hull straight into Flanders at Zeebrugge (just 11 miles north of Bruges)
Read more about travelling with a reduced mobility on P&O Ferries.

  • DFDS Seaways - 0871 574 7235

DFDS Seaways sails from Dover to both Calais and Dunkirk. The services to Calais take 90 minutes, and to Dunkirk, the journey time is around 2 hours. From Dunkirk, you’re just a few miles from the border with Flanders, and around 45 minutes’ drive from the centre of Ypres.
Read more about travelling with a reduced mobility on DFDS Seaways.

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