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Duration 2h 46m
Distance 187.1 km
Average price 55€
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The train between Leiden and Brussels-South Station takes 2h 46m. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Leiden to Brussels-South Station. 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-South Station
2h 48m
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20€ - 50€

Leiden to Brussels-South Station train times

Trains run twice a week between Leiden and Brussels-South Station. The service departs Leiden at 06:30 in the morning, which arrives into Brussels-South Station at 09:16. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 2h 46m. 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

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leiden Centraal and arriving at Brussel-Zuid/Midi. Services depart twice a week, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2h 46m.

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The distance between Leiden and Brussels-South Station is 148 km. The road distance is 187.1 km.

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Leiden to Brussels-South Station train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Leiden Centraal station.

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Leiden to Brussels-South Station train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Brussel-Zuid/Midi station.

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There are 2261+ hotels available in Brussels-South Station. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Leiden and Brussels-South Station?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Leiden Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi twice a week. Tickets cost 20€ - 50€ and the journey takes 2h 46m.
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
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-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
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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