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There are 9 ways to get from Beringen to Écublens by train, night train, bus, car, plane or shuttle

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Train  •  10h 36m

  1. Take the train from Diest to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve Ter / ...
  4. Take the train from Geneve to Renens Vd Re / ...

SFr 165 - SFr 263

Cheapest option

Bus  •  15h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Beringen Bogaersveld perron 1 to Leuven Station Perron 14 179
  2. Take the bus from Brussels-North train station to Bern
  3. Take the bus from Bern to Lausanne P+R 106

SFr 47 - SFr 66

7 alternative options

Train, night train  •  14h 54m

  1. Take the train from Hasselt to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins S43 / ...
  2. Take the night train from Liege-Guillemins to Koblenz Hbf Nj
  3. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Bern Ec
  4. Take the train from Bern to Lausanne Ic1 / ...

SFr 116 - SFr 182

Drive  •  7h 11m

  1. Drive from Beringen to Écublens 732.5 km

SFr 85 - SFr 130

Train to Brussels, fly to Geneva, train  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the train from Diest to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Geneva (GVA) BRU - GVA
  3. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Morges

SFr 86 - SFr 227

Train to Brussels, fly to Zurich, train  •  8h 32m

  1. Take the train from Diest to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Zurich (ZRH) BRU - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Lausanne

SFr 161 - SFr 353

Train to Brussels, fly to Basel, train  •  8h 20m

  1. Take the train from Diest to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Basel (BSL) BRU - BSL
  3. Take the train from Olten to Yverdon-les-Bains

SFr 185 - SFr 430

Train, train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Geneva  •  8h 43m

  1. Take the train from Mol to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Geneva (GVA) AMS - GVA
  4. Take the train from Genève-Aéroport to Morges

SFr 151 - SFr 346

Train, shuttle  •  12h 1m

  1. Take the train from Hasselt to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins S43 / ...
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Liege to Aigle
  3. Take the train from Aigle to Renens VD S5 / ...

SFr 210 - SFr 235

Beringen to Écublens by bus, train and subway

The journey time between Beringen and Écublens is around 12h 24m and covers a distance of around 1045 km. The fastest journey normally takes 9h 6m. Operated by De Lijn, Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), TGV inOui and others, the Beringen to Écublens service departs from Beringen Markt and arrives in Ecublens VD, Bassenges. Typically 31 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
12h 24m
Fastest journey time:
9h 6m
Services per week:
31
Cheapest price:
SFr 165
Carbon emissions:
56 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:39
Last service departs at:
19:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Beringen to Écublens bus, train and subway schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
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.
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
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This applies to all arrivals by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 7
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  • Entry is dependent on the visitor residing at least 10 days in a non high-risk area
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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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 2 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Écublens is 0041 58 463 00 00.

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

The social distance requirement in Écublens is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0041 58 463 00 00.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Belgium from Switzerland.

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The cheapest way to get from Beringen to Écublens is to bus which costs €40 - €60 and takes 15h 42m.

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The fastest way to get from Beringen to Écublens is to train and fly which takes 6h 31m and costs €75 - €210.

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No, there is no direct bus from Beringen to Écublens. However, there are services departing from Beringen Bogaersveld perron 1 and arriving at Ecublens VD, Perrettes via Leuven Station Perron 8, Brussels-North train station, Bern and Prilly, Mont-Goulin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 42m.

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The distance between Beringen and Écublens is 512 km. The road distance is 732.5 km.

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The best way to get from Beringen to Écublens without a car is to train which takes 10h 36m and costs €150 - €240.

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It takes approximately 10h 36m to get from Beringen to Écublens, including transfers.

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Beringen to Écublens bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Beringen Bogaersveld perron 1 station.

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The best way to get from Beringen to Écublens is to train which takes 10h 36m and costs €150 - €240. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €40 - €60 and takes 15h 42m.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Geneva Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Beringen to Écublens bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Lausanne P+R station.

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Map of how to get from Beringen to Écublens.
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  • Distance: 512.4 km
  • Duration: 10h 36m

What companies run services between Beringen, Belgium and Écublens, Canton of Vaud, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Beringen to Écublens via Diest Station perron 2, Diest, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Lyon Part Dieu, Geneve, Renens Vd, and Renens VD, gare in around 10h 36m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Beringen to Écublens via Leuven Station Perron 14, Leuven Station Perron 8, Brussel Noord afstaphalte, Brussels-North train station, Bern, Lausanne P+R, and Prilly, Mont-Goulin in around 15h 42m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 210
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 160
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 160
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 320
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 460
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 340
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 420
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 65 - SFr 320
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 460
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 340
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 100 - SFr 340
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 280
Flights from Brussels to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 340
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 410
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brussels to Geneva via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 400
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Diest to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 8 - SFr 12
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
SFr 8 - SFr 12
1st Class
SFr 12 - SFr 18
Train from Hasselt to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 11
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
SFr 7 - SFr 11
1st Class
SFr 11 - SFr 17
Train from Diest to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 15 - SFr 16
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
SFr 15 - SFr 16
1st Class
SFr 19 - SFr 21
Train from Mol to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 7 - SFr 11
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
SFr 7 - SFr 11
1st Class
SFr 11 - SFr 17
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
3h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 120 - SFr 170
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 120 - SFr 150
1st Class
SFr 140 - SFr 170
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 50
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 40 - SFr 50
1st Class
SFr 40 - SFr 50
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 22 - SFr 35
Rail 1st Class
SFr 30 - SFr 50
Train from Geneve to Renens Vd
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
SFr 9 - SFr 24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 9 - SFr 14
Rail 1st Class
SFr 16 - SFr 24
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 95
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Renens Vd
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 23 - SFr 45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Morges
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 22 - SFr 40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 70 - SFr 130
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Olten to Yverdon-les-Bains
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Aigle to Renens VD
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
SFr 20 - SFr 40
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Nightjet
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Bern
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 50 - SFr 75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Anvers-Central to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
SFr 60 - SFr 120
Website
Thalys
Standard
SFr 60 - SFr 85
Comfort
SFr 70 - SFr 95
Premium
SFr 80 - SFr 120
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Beringen Bogaersveld perron 1 to Leuven Station Perron 14
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 2 - SFr 3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
SFr 2
single ticket
SFr 3
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels-North train station to Bern
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 35 - SFr 45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bern to Lausanne P+R
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 9 - SFr 11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld to Lausanne, park.Velodrome
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
SFr 4 - SFr 7
Website
RegioJet
Starliner
Phone
+31 (0) 172-881316
Email
info@starliner.nl
Website
starliner.nl
Shuttle from Liege to Aigle
Ave. Duration
7h 4m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
SFr 177
Book at
Starliner

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Yes, the driving distance between Beringen to Écublens is 732 km. It takes approximately 7h 11m to drive from Beringen to Écublens.

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Lufthansa, Swiss, easyJet and two other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 118+ hotels available in Écublens. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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