|Popular in||December||High demand for flights, 9% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||May||Best time to find cheap flights, 4% potential price drop|
|Average price||£88||Average for round-trip flights in April 2021|
|Round-trip from||£49||From London to Brussels|
|One-way from||£7||One-way flight from London to Brussels|
There are current restrictions for travel to Belgium at this time. These restrictions are for the safety of Belgium citizens and travellers alike and are as follows: Belgium has restricted the entry of all travellers who are not arriving from EEA Member States, Switzerland or the United Kingdom. Nationals, permanent residents, and long-term visa holders of EEA Member States, Switzerland, and the United Kingdom, and their family members may still enter Belgium. Diplomats, humanitarian aid workers, and military personnel may also enter the country. Nationals of Andorra, Monaco, Montenegro, North Macedonia, San Marino, Serbia and Vatican City may enter Belgium with proof of connection travel to their home country. Passenger flights are only allowed to operate between 7:00 am and 9:00 pm. This does not apply to humanitarian, repatriation, and United Nations flights. All arriving travelers must stay home for 14 days after returning from travel, monitor their health, and practice social distancing.. If you must travel during this time and are allowed to based on current restrictions, please stay informed about updated travel safety tips.
Tourists start arriving around Easter time when the starts to warm up. The city hosts a number of events such as the Procession of the Holy Blood, one of the oldest and most solemn religious events in the world. Book your flights to Belgium in advance if you’re intending to visit then (May time). The crowds continue to come during the summer, and due to the very short flight tomee, many Brits just come for a weekend away. You’ll find flights to Brussels more expensive during the peak of Summer, so plan ahead if you want to visit then. Spring is a great time to secure your flight tickets as the cities aren’t crowded with tourists and the weather is mostly mild, with the exception of a chilly day creeping here and there. Autumn matches Spring in terms of weather and lower tourist rates, meaning you can grab the cheapest flights to Belgium then, with some flights to Belgium as little as £36 if you book in advance.
The low season is during winter, between November and January when the cold is constant. The canals can freeze over entirely though, so much that they are used for ice skating. If you’re a fan of the cold rather than the sun, this is the perfect time to book flights to Belgium, with bargains available on flight tickets and hotels. The Christmas market in Belgium is also magical and worth a visit whilst you’re in Belgium.
Flights to Belgium are readily available and always at a cheap price for most of the year. If you’re thinking of visiting during a festival or event then expect the price of your flight tickets to increase, but with a bit of forward thinking you can still grab cheap flights to Belgium then by booking early. The Winter season is always cheap, with the cheapest flights to Belgium offered practically whenever you book, meaning a spontaneous weekend getaway is definitely on the cards. Being flexible will give you the best chance of saving money on your flight tickets though, and means you’ll book the cheapest flights to Belgium.
Flights from London (All airports) to Belgium (Brussels) – 1 hours 10 minutes
Flights from Manchester to Belgium (Brussels) – 1 hours 25 minutes
Flights from Birmingham to Belgium (Brussels) – 1 hours 10 minutes
Flights from Glasgow to Belgium (Brussels) – 1 hours 15 minutes
You can easily find flights to Belgium with airlines such as easyJet, Brussels, British Airways or Lufthansa. With such a short flight time of just over an hour from London, comfort isn’t of the utmost important, although it is still something to consider when booking your flights to Belgium. British Airways offer complimentary snacks and drinks, including alcoholic beverages, on all of their flights so even though the flight is short you could get a drink or two for free, giving you great value for money. easyJet will more than likely offer the cheapest flights to Belgium, but check their costs for checked in baggage as during the Summer a lot of airlines, especially budget airlines, charge excessive fees for a 15kg bag.
With the airport only 12 km away from Brussels, finding your way to the centre is an easy transition to make after your flights to Belgium. There is a dedicated airport line to take you by train to the city centre, you’ll need special tickets though as regular metro tickets aren’t accepted. You can purchase them from level -1 at the airport railway station though before you board. De Lijn is a bus company which offer regular transportation to and from the airport and is a cheaper choice than taking the metro, however it doesn’t provide the flexibility that the metro offers. You can also take a taxi from the airport, if there are a few of you to split the fare then this is a convenient way to travel.
Belgium has seen a 84% decrease in demand for flights to the country compared to last year.