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There are 7 ways to get from Amsterdam to Pukkelpop by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 48m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central Thalys
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Hasselt Ic / ...

70€ - 127€

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Bus  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Antwerp 813 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Antwerpen Centraal Station perron 1 to Houthalen Park & Ride 68

17€ - 20€

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Train via Brussels  •  4h 14m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Thalys / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Kiewit Ic / ...

73€ - 346€

Train, bus  •  4h 36m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Maastricht Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Maastricht Station perron D to Hasselt Station perron 10 20a / ...

28€ - 60€

Bus, train  •  6h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to Antwerpen 400 / ...
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Hasselt Ic / ...

32€ - 45€

Drive  •  2h 13m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Pukkelpop 186.5 km

24€ - 35€

Fly, train  •  4h 17m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Louvain / Leuven to Kiewit

65€ - 173€

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

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

The social distance requirement in Pukkelpop is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Pukkelpop is to bus which costs 17€ - 20€ and takes 6h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Pukkelpop is to drive which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 2h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Pukkelpop. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Kiewit Kerk via Antwerpen Centraal Station perron 1 and Houthalen Park & Ride. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Pukkelpop. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Kiewit via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 14m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Pukkelpop is 160 km. The road distance is 186.5 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Pukkelpop without a car is to train which takes 3h 48m and costs 70€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 3h 48m to get from Amsterdam to Pukkelpop, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Pukkelpop bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Amsterdam to Pukkelpop train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Pukkelpop is to train which takes 3h 48m and costs 70€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 20€ and takes 6h 14m.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Pukkelpop.
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  • Distance: 160.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 48m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Pukkelpop, Belgium?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Pukkelpop via Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal, Hasselt, Hasselt Station perron 8, and Kiewit Kerk in around 3h 48m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Pukkelpop via Antwerp, Antwerpen Centraal Station perron 1, Houthalen Park & Ride, and Kiewit Kerk in around 6h 14m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 420€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
55€ - 80€
Comfort
65€ - 90€
Premium
80€ - 110€
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 130€
Website
Thalys
Standard
60€ - 90€
Comfort
75€ - 100€
Premium
90€ - 130€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 16€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 16€
1st Class
16€ - 24€
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Kiewit
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
15€ - 22€
Train from Louvain / Leuven to Kiewit
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
11€ - 17€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
75€ - 340€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
290€ - 340€
Standard
75€ - 95€
Standard Premier
120€ - 160€
Dutch Railways (NS)

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
22€ - 30€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Maastricht Station perron D to Hasselt Station perron 10
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
Bus from Antwerpen Centraal Station perron 1 to Houthalen Park & Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
FlixBus

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
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Maastricht to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to Antwerpen
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Amsterdam to Pukkelpop bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Houthalen Park & Ride station.

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Amsterdam to Pukkelpop train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Kiewit station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Pukkelpop is 187 km. It takes approximately 2h 13m to drive from Amsterdam to Pukkelpop.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 316+ hotels available in Pukkelpop. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 18 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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