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Paris to Brussels drive

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 Parc Asterix
 Manneken Pis
2 travelers   /   driving   /   1 day

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Paris to Brussels road trip planner

Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from Paris to Brussels. If you're planning a road trip to Brussels, you can research locations to stop along the way. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.

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9:00 am  start in Paris
drive for about 36 minutes

9:36 am  Parc Asterix
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 10:36 am
drive for about 34 minutes

11:10 am  Compiegne
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 12:10 pm
drive for about 59 minutes

1:09 pm  Albert
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 2:09 pm
drive for about 42 minutes

2:51 pm  Cambrai
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 3:51 pm
drive for about 45 minutes

4:36 pm  Dour
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 5:36 pm
drive for about 57 minutes

6:33 pm  Manneken Pis
stay for about 1 hour
and leave at 7:33 pm
drive for about 5 minutes

7:38 pm  arrive in Brussels
eat at Delirium Cafe

driving ≈ 4.5 hours

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Where does my trip begin?

Your starting point is Paris, France.

You can enter an exact street address if you want to get precise directions, but this is optional.

How many cars do we need?

Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.

Where should I stop along the way?

Parc Asterix  (2 mentions)





Manneken Pis  (12 mentions)

Where does my trip end?

Your final destination is Brussels, Belgium.

You can enter the exact street address of your destination, but this is optional.

Where's the best place to eat in Brussels?

Need some recommendations on somewhere to get food?

Trippy members suggest Delirium Cafe, which was mentioned 13 times.

Here are some more restaurants people talk about:

Godiva  (2 mentions)
Moeder Lambic  (2 mentions)
Poechenellekelder  (2 mentions)

Want to research more popular restaurants in Brussels? Click the blue button below.

What are some things to do in Brussels?

This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.

These are some of the places people talk about on Trippy:

Manneken Pis  (12 mentions)
Grand Place  (11 mentions)
Atomium  (10 mentions)
Grand Place  (10 mentions)
Pierre Marcolini  (6 mentions)

Of course, Trippy is the perfect place to ask questions because there's an entire community of travelers talking to each other and sharing tips and advice. Trippy is where you can get answers personalized for your tastes, budgets, trip dates & more!

For example, here are some questions people have asked about Brussels. Click on any question to see answers from the community!

profile  Kevin from Los Angeles asked:
Belgian nightlife? bar + electro-music nightclub in Brussels  (5 answers)

profile  Janice from Minneapolis asked:
Can you recommend some good places to see Art Nouveau in Brussels?  (4 answers)

profile  Aerin from Santa Barbara asked:
How to spend a week in Brussels?  (4 answers)

profile  Josh from Gold Coast, Queensland asked:
Good places to visit overnight near Brussels  (4 answers)

profile  Tom from Los Angeles asked:
Going to Brussels for Magritte, what else should we do?  (4 answers)

Click the button below to explore more questions and answers related to Brussels.

Do I really have to go back home?

Yes, even this step is optional, because if you're on vacation who wants the trip to end? It's okay, you can start planning your next trip!

Want to plan the trip back? Get the reverse directions for a Brussels to Paris drive, or go to the main page to plan a new road trip.

You can also compare the travel time if you're flying or driving by calculating the distance from Paris to Brussels. Or get a full Paris to Brussels flight plan.

Don't forget about exploring your own hometown with a staycation. You can also find some cool day trips or get away for a weekend.

And if you know Paris well, please help your fellow travelers and answer their questions about Paris!

At a Glance
without making any stops
total driving distance is 189 miles
driving time of 3 hours, 12 minutes
745 Paris travel answers
204 Brussels travel answers

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