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Duration 4h 35m
Distance 259.8 km
Average price 123€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Turnhout and Assen takes 4h 35m and the fastest train takes 4h 33m. The train service runs several times per day from Turnhout to Assen. 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. Turnhout
  2. Anvers-Central
  3. Schiphol Airport
  4. Assen
5h 20m
79€ - 169€

Turnhout to Assen train times

Trains run five times a day between Turnhout and Assen. The earliest departure is at 09:22 in the morning, and the last departure from Turnhout is at 20:22 which arrives into Assen at 01:02. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 35m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Turnhout to Assen. However, there are services departing from Turnhout and arriving at Assen via Anvers-Central and Schiphol Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 20m.

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The distance between Turnhout and Assen is 216 km. The road distance is 259.8 km.

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Turnhout to Assen train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Turnhout station.

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Turnhout to Assen train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Assen station.

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There are 112+ hotels available in Assen. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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