The cheapest times to fly from ACV to BRU are

  • January 1st to April 1st
  • August 20th to September 9th
  • October 1st to December 16th (except the week of November 19th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ACV to BRU is mid November. Prices can be as high as $2434 for Friday flights during mid June, or as low as $1328 for Tuesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Brussels

Flying from Arcata/Eureka, CA (ACV) to Brussels (BRU) will usually cost between $1348 to $1870 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $1390. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $1837. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $446 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1498 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ACV to BRU flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ACV to BRU route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ACV to BRU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ACV to BRU flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Arcata. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.17, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Brussels, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Arcata. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $161 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1442. Return trip prices are from the BRU to ACV flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ACV to BRU can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 10 hour 39 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ACV to BRU

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ACV to BRU — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: San Francisco, CA (ACV > SFO > BRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $944
  • Average savings: $554 (36.98%)

See ACV to SFO flights

Hack #2: Los Angeles, CA (ACV > LAX > BRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1007
  • Average savings: $491 (32.75%)

See ACV to LAX flights

Hack #3: Santa Ana, CA (ACV > SNA > BRU)

  • Price for both tickets: $1072
  • Average savings: $426 (28.45%)

See ACV to SNA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ACV to BRU? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: American, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Icelandair, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Brussels National Airport to California Redwood Coast Humboldt County Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5372 miles or 8645 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ACV to BRU?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ACV to BRU flight is about 10 hour 39 minutes.

How many flights go between Arcata/Eureka, CA and Brussels?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from ACV to BRU.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ACV
Origination airport name California Redwood Coast Humboldt County Airport
City Arcata/Eureka, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 41
Longitude -124.1

Return Airport

Destination code BRU
Destination airport name Brussels National Airport
City Brussels
Country Belgium
Latitude 50.9
Longitude 4.5


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