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There are 4 ways to get from Arendonk to Mechelen by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 430 bus, train

  1. Take the line 430 bus from Arendonk Gemeentehuis to Turnhout Station perron 5
  2. Take the train from Turnhout to Malines / Mechelen

Cheapest option

Line 210 bus, bus

  1. Take the line 210 bus from Turnhout Warande perron 1 to Herentals Station perron 4
  2. Take the bus from Herentals Station perron 10 to Mechelen Nekkerspoel station

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Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Arendonk to Mechelen

Drive

  1. Drive from Arendonk to Mechelen

Arendonk to Mechelen by bus and train

The journey time between Arendonk and Mechelen is around 1h 49m and covers a distance of around 67 km. This includes an average layover time of around 34 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 21m. Operated by De Lijn and Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), the Arendonk to Mechelen service departs from Arendonk Gemeentehuis and arrives in Malines / Mechelen. Typically 79 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 14m
Layover time:
34 min
Total time:
1h 49m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 21m
Journey distance:
67 km
Services per week:
79
Cheapest price:
€9
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:23
Last service departs at:
23:19

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Arendonk to Mechelen bus and train schedules

Arendonk → Mechelen
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Rules to follow in Belgium

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Travel within Belgium

Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

COVID-19 help in Belgium

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 800 14689

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Belgium.

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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 Mechelen is 800 14689.

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

The social distance requirement in Mechelen is 1.5 metres.

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

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Arendonk to Mechelen is to line 210 bus and bus which costs €3 - €9 and takes 3h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Arendonk to Mechelen is to taxi which costs €150 - €190 and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Arendonk to Mechelen station. However, there are services departing from Arendonk Gemeentehuis and arriving at Mechelen Nekkerspoel station via Turnhout Warande perron 1 and Herentals Station perron 10. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 28m.

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It is 54 km from Arendonk to Mechelen. It is approximately 77.8 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Arendonk to Mechelen without a car is to line 430 bus and train which takes 2h 13m and costs €8 - €13.

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It takes approximately 2h 13m to get from Arendonk to Mechelen, including transfers.

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Arendonk to Mechelen bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Turnhout Warande perron 1 station.

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Arendonk to Mechelen bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Mechelen Nekkerspoel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arendonk to Mechelen is 78 km. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Arendonk to Mechelen.

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  • Distance: 53.6 km
  • Duration: 2h 13m

What companies run services between Arendonk, Belgium and Mechelen, Belgium?

You can take a bus from Arendonk to Mechelen via Turnhout Warande perron 1 and Herentals Station perron 10 in around 3h 28m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Turnhout to Malines / Mechelen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €10
1st Class
€10 - €16
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Arendonk Gemeentehuis to Turnhout Station perron 5
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Bus from Turnhout Warande perron 1 to Herentals Station perron 4
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Bus from Herentals Station perron 10 to Mechelen Nekkerspoel station
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Other operators
Taxi from Arendonk to Mechelen
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
€150 - €190
Taxi Daniël
Phone
+32 14 76 44 60
Website
taxidaniel.be
A&M Taxi
Phone
+32 485 64 64 70
Website
anmtaxi.be

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