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There are 4 ways to get from Baarle-Hertog to Leuven by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 460 bus, train  •  2h 38m

  1. Take the line 460 bus from Baarle-Hertog Molen to Turnhout Station perron 3 460
  2. Take the train from Turnhout to Lierre / Lier Ic
  3. Take the train from Lierre / Lier to Louvain / Leuven L / ...

€13 - €20

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Turnhout Station perron 1 to Leuven Station Perron 1 305

€3 - €6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1h 9m

  1. Take a taxi from Baarle-Hertog to Leuven 78.7 km

€150 - €190

Drive  •  1h 9m

  1. Drive from Baarle-Hertog to Leuven 78.7 km

€8 - €13

Baarle-Hertog to Leuven by bus and train

The journey time between Baarle-Hertog and Leuven is around 2h 35m and covers a distance of around 94 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 51m. Operated by De Lijn and Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), the Baarle-Hertog to Leuven service departs from Baarle-Hertog Molen and arrives in Louvain / Leuven. Typically 98 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 35m
Fastest journey time:
1h 51m
Services per week:
98
Cheapest price:
€13
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:33
Last service departs at:
20:46

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Baarle-Hertog to Leuven bus and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

Departing Thursday

Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Baarle-Hertog → Leuven
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Frequently Asked Questions


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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 Leuven is 800 14689.

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

The social distance requirement in Leuven is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 23 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Baarle-Hertog to Leuven is to bus which costs €2 - €6 and takes 3h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Baarle-Hertog to Leuven is to taxi which costs €150 - €190 and takes 1h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Baarle-Hertog to Leuven station. However, there are services departing from Baarle-Hertog Molen and arriving at Leuven Station Perron 1 via Turnhout Station perron 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 7m.

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The distance between Baarle-Hertog and Leuven is 64 km. The road distance is 78.7 km.

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The best way to get from Baarle-Hertog to Leuven without a car is to line 460 bus and train which takes 2h 38m and costs €12 - €20.

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It takes approximately 2h 38m to get from Baarle-Hertog to Leuven, including transfers.

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Baarle-Hertog to Leuven bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Turnhout Station perron 1.

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Baarle-Hertog to Leuven bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Leuven Station Perron 1.

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Yes, the driving distance between Baarle-Hertog to Leuven is 79 km. It takes approximately 1h 9m to drive from Baarle-Hertog to Leuven.

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  • Distance: 64.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 38m

What companies run services between Baarle-Hertog, Belgium and Leuven, Belgium?

De Lijn operates a bus from Turnhout Station perron 1 to Leuven Station Perron 1 hourly. Tickets cost €1 - €3 and the journey takes 1h 49m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Turnhout to Lierre / Lier
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€5 - €8
1st Class
€8 - €13
Train from Lierre / Lier to Louvain / Leuven
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€6 - €9
1st Class
€9 - €14
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Baarle-Hertog Molen to Turnhout Station perron 3
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Bus from Turnhout Station perron 1 to Leuven Station Perron 1
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Other operators
Taxi from Baarle-Hertog to Leuven
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
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
Taxi Hermano Breda
Phone
+31 6 25526698
Taxi Centrale Breda
Phone
+31 76 501 2345
Taxi Breda Airport
Phone
+31 6 45074850
Website
airporttaxibreda.business.site

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