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There are 3 ways to get from 's-Hertogenbosch to Retie by bus or car

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Recommended

Line 450 bus, line 470 bus

  1. Take the line 450 bus from Tilburg Centraal Station perron B to Turnhout Station perron 4
  2. Take the line 470 bus from Turnhout Station perron 2 to Retie Markt

Cheapest

Line 301 bus, line 450 bus

  1. Take the line 301 bus from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station to Tilburg, Centraal Station
  2. Take the line 450 bus from Tilburg Centraal Station perron B to Turnhout Station perron 4

Drive

  1. Drive from 's-Hertogenbosch to Retie

's-Hertogenbosch to Retie by train and bus

The journey time between 's-Hertogenbosch and Retie is around 2h 16m and covers a distance of around 72 km. This includes an average layover time of around 41 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 47m. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS) and De Lijn, the 's-Hertogenbosch to Retie service departs from Hertogenbosch and arrives in Retie Markt. Typically 119 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 34m
Layover time:
41 min
Total time:
2h 16m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 47m
Journey distance:
72 km
Services per week:
119
Cheapest price:
€10
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:33
Last service departs at:
22:42

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

's-Hertogenbosch to Retie train and bus schedules

Netherlands → Belgium
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International entry into Belgium from Netherlands

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Belgium, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Jordan, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, Uruguay and Vatican

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Belgium from Netherlands

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland) with the exception of Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain and Switzerland. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, Jordan, Macau, Moldova, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine and Uruguay
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland) with the exception of Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, Jordan, Macau, Moldova, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine and Uruguay
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland)
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Jordan, Macau, Moldova, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine and Uruguay

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Rules to follow in Belgium

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Netherlands

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Belgium from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Retie is 800 14689.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Retie is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Retie is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 14689.

No, returning to Netherlands from Belgium is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 19 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from 's-Hertogenbosch to Retie is to line 301 bus and line 450 bus which costs €8 - €13 and takes 3h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from 's-Hertogenbosch to Retie is to drive which costs €8 - €13 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from 's-Hertogenbosch station to Retie. However, there are services departing from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station and arriving at Retie Markt via Tilburg Centraal Station perron B and Turnhout Station perron 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 34m.

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It is 50 km from 's-Hertogenbosch to Retie. It is approximately 67.8 km to drive.

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The best way to get from 's-Hertogenbosch to Retie without a car is to line 450 bus and line 470 bus which takes 2h 39m and costs €10 - €25.

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It takes approximately 2h 39m to get from 's-Hertogenbosch to Retie, including transfers.

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's-Hertogenbosch to Retie bus services, operated by Bravo, depart from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station.

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's-Hertogenbosch to Retie bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Turnhout Station perron 4.

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Yes, the driving distance between 's-Hertogenbosch to Retie is 68 km. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from 's-Hertogenbosch to Retie.

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There are 50+ hotels available in Retie. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from 's-Hertogenbosch to Retie.
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  • Distance: 50.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 39m

What companies run services between 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands and Retie, Belgium?

You can take a bus from 's-Hertogenbosch to Retie via Tilburg, Tilburg Centraal Station perron B, and Turnhout Station perron 2 in around 2h 39m.

Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Tilburg Centraal Station perron B to Turnhout Station perron 4
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Bus from Turnhout Station perron 2 to Retie Markt
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Bravo
Phone
0900-9292
Email
klantenservice@bravo.info
Website
bravo.info
Bus from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station to Tilburg, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€7
Website
Bravo

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