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Duration 2h 41m
Distance 180.6 km
Average price 60€
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The train between Leiden and Belgium takes 2h 41m. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Leiden to Belgium. 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. Leiden Centraal
  2. Brussels
2h 41m
Bookable on Rome2rio
20€ - 50€

Leiden to Belgium train times

Trains run twice a week between Leiden and Brussels. The service departs Leiden at 06:30 in the morning, which arrives into Brussels at 09:11. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 2h 41m. 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 Leiden to Belgium? 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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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leiden Centraal and arriving at Brussel-Centraal. Services depart twice a week, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2h 41m.

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The distance between Leiden and Belgium is 169 km. The road distance is 180.6 km.

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Leiden to Belgium train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Leiden Centraal station.

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Leiden to Belgium train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Brussel-Centraal station.

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What companies run services between Leiden and Belgium?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Leiden Centraal to Brussel-Centraal twice a week. Tickets cost 20€ - 50€ and the journey takes 2h 41m.
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Twice a week
Estimated price
20€ - 50€

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

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+31 30 751 5155
Train from Leiden Centraal to Brussel-Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Twice a week
Estimated price
20€ - 50€
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
20€ - 28€
1st Class
30€ - 50€

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