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Duration 3h 31m
Distance 164.3 km
Average price 15€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average bus between Utrecht and Machelen takes 3h 31m and the fastest bus takes 3h 19m. There is at least one bus per day from Utrecht to Machelen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Utrecht
  2. Machelen
3h 29m
14€ - 16€

Utrecht to Machelen bus times

Buses run once daily between Utrecht and Machelen. The service departs Utrecht at 08:50 in the morning, which arrives into Machelen at 12:26. All services require a transfer at Brussels Airport and take an average of 3h 31m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Utrecht to Machelen? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct bus from Utrecht to Machelen. However, there are services departing from Utrecht and arriving at Machelen Kerk via Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 29m.

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The distance between Utrecht and Machelen is 139 km. The road distance is 164.3 km.

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Utrecht to Machelen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Utrecht station.

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Utrecht to Machelen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels Airport station.

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There are 2291+ hotels available in Machelen. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Utrecht and Machelen?

FlixBus operates a bus from Utrecht to Brussels Airport 3 times a day. Tickets cost 10€ - 13€ and the journey takes 2h 40m.
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
3 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 13€

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
+49 1807 123 99 123
Bus from Utrecht to Brussels Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
3 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 13€

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