COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply upon entering Belgium. Learn More.

There are 5 ways to get from Amsterdam to Veltem by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3h 8m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Thalys / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Veltem S2

68€ - 339€

Cheapest option

Bus, line 358 bus  •  3h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Brussels, Brussels-North station 810 / ...
  2. Take the line 358 bus from Brussel Noord opstaphalte to Veltem-Beisem Veltem Steenweg 351 / ...

15€ - 19€

3 alternative options

Train via Brecht  •  4h 19m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Cs to Noorderkempen Ic
  2. Take the train from Noorderkempen to Brussels Airport-Zaventem Ic / ...

34€ - 43€

Drive  •  2h 20m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Veltem 204.1 km

26€ - 40€

Fly, train  •  2h 55m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Zaventem to Veltem

60€ - 164€

Netherlands → Belgium
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

International entry into Belgium from Netherlands

Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Show More. Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), United Kingdom, Vatican, San Marino, Andorra, Monaco, Australia, Japan, New Zealand, South Korea, Thailand, Uruguay, Georgia, Tunisia, Rwanda and Cyprus

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions

Conditions of entry to Belgium

COVID-19 test on arrival or 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
Show More. This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Australia, Japan, New Zealand, South Korea, Thailand, Uruguay, Vatican, San Marino, Rwanda and Cyprus with the exception of Andorra, Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Georgia, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Spain, Tunisia, United Kingdom, Switzerland, Bulgaria, Liechtenstein, Italy, San Marino, Slovenia and Vatican

Rules to follow in Belgium

1.5m

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.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

Explore travel options

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

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

The social distance requirement in Veltem 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, but conditions apply when returning to Netherlands from Belgium.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 25 Oct 2020
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Veltem is to bus and line 358 bus which costs 14€ - 20€ and takes 3h 50m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Veltem is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2h 20m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Veltem. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Veltem-Beisem Veltem Steenweg via Brussel Noord opstaphalte. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 50m.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Veltem. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Veltem via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 8m.

More details

The distance between Amsterdam and Veltem is 165 km. The road distance is 204.1 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Veltem without a car is to train which takes 3h 8m and costs 65€ - 340€.

More details

It takes approximately 3h 8m to get from Amsterdam to Veltem, including transfers.

More details

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

More details

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

More details

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Veltem is to train which takes 3h 8m and costs 65€ - 340€. Alternatively, you can bus and line 358 bus, which costs 14€ - 20€ and takes 3h 50m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Veltem.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 164.8 km
  • Duration: 3h 8m

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Veltem via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 3h 8m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam to Veltem via Brussels, Brussels-North station and Brussel Noord opstaphalte in around 3h 50m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 410€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
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€
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
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€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Veltem
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
4€ - 7€
1st Class
7€ - 11€
Train from Amsterdam Cs to Noorderkempen
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
1st Class
20€ - 30€
Train from Noorderkempen to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 21€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
18€ - 21€
1st Class
26€ - 29€
Train from Zaventem to Veltem
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 18€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
16€ - 18€
1st Class
22€ - 25€
Bus operators
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 Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
CityBusExpress
Phone
+31 30 333 33 00
Email
info@citybusexpress.com
Website
citybusexpress.com
Bus from Amsterdam Piarcoplein P+R Sloterdijk to Brussels Noord Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11€ - 17€
Website
CityBusExpress
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel Noord opstaphalte to Veltem-Beisem Veltem Steenweg
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn

Want to know more about travelling around Belgium

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

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

Search flights

Amsterdam to Veltem bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Veltem-Beisem Veltem Steenweg station.

More details

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

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Veltem is 204 km. It takes approximately 2h 20m to drive from Amsterdam to Veltem.

Get driving directions

KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport.

Search flights

There are 2263+ hotels available in Veltem. Prices start at 87€ per night.

More details

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

More details