Come to Wallonia
Are you wondering how to get to Wallonia? Nothing could be easier! Whatever means of transport you use (car, coach, train, plane), Wallonia is easily accessible.
Thanks to a motorway network covering almost 900 kilometres, you can reach your destination quickly in Wallonia. Whether you are coming from Brussels, Flanders, France, the Netherlands or Germany, you will soon find yourself near your intended destination. On quieter roads, you will discover the beauty of the Walloon landscapes.
Indication of some distances by motorway between the main towns of Wallonia:
Brussels - Namur = 63 km
Traffic information: Touring Mobilis
Our region has a dense railway network that will take you close to your gîte or your guest room free of care. In some cases, your hosts will even be pleased to welcome you at the nearest railway station. There are train services to Brussels from all European destinations.
To travel by train in Wallonia, you will find all the information you needs about stations, timetables and prices on the SNCB (Belgian Railway) website or by calling 00 32 (0)2 528 28 28 (accessible from 7.00 am to 9.30 pm, seven days a week).
The high-speed TGV train offers direct return journeys to Brussels from around thirty French towns and cities (Lille, Arras, Saint-Pierre-des-Corps, Charles de Gaulle airport, Marne-la-Vallée, Massy, Aix, Angoulême, Avignon, Valence, Poitiers, Nice, Montpellier, Marseille, Lyon and others). From Brussels, you can catch a connection to all stations in Wallonia.
Examples of direct routes to Brussels by TGV (indicative travel time)
|Arras = 1h08|
Roissy Charles De Gaulle airport TGV station = 1h45
Marne-La-Vallée = 2h10
Massy = 2h42
Lyon = 3h20
Valence = 3h44
Poitiers = 4h24
Avignon = 5h00
Nîmes = 5h02
Aix-en-Provence = 5h15
Marseille = 5h15
Angoulême = 5h18
- Thalys International
Thalys is a high-speed train serving the cities of Liège and Brussels.
Travel times from Paris: Brussels 1h22 (25 daily trains, i.e. a departure every half an hour) and Liège 2h10.
Information and reservations: Thalys
You can also take the Eurostar to come to Belgium and to Wallonia. This train comes to Brussels Midi/Zuid station, from where you can catch a connection to all stations in Wallonia. Brussels is only a two-hour journey from London.
Information and reservations: Eurostar
This high-speed train directly from Germany goes to the cities of Brussels and Liège in Belgium. From these cities, you can catch a connection to all the towns and cities of Wallonia. Travel times from Cologne: Liège 1 hour and Brussels 1h45. Travel times from Frankfurt: Liège 2h15 and Brussels 3 hours.
Information and reservations: ICE
Belgium has three main airports, two of which are in Wallonia. Many airlines fly to Wallonia.
So you can choose to arrive at Brussels national airport or at one of the two regional airports (Charleroi and Liège) served by low-cost airlines (Ryanair, Wizz Air). From these airports you can take a train or a bus, or hire a car to reach your holiday destination quickly.