There are 4 ways to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Aalst by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Alost Ic

$21 - $23

Cheapest option

Line 620 bus, line 214 bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the line 620 bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A to Brussel IJzer 620
  2. Take the line 214 bus from Brussel IJzer to Aalst Zeeberg 212 / ...

$8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Aalst 24 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Aalst 24 miles

$5 - $8

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Aalst is to drive which costs 4€ - 7€ and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Aalst is to taxi which costs 75€ - 95€ and takes 24 min.

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The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Aalst is 32 km. The road distance is 38.4 km.

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The train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Alost takes 52 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Aalst. However, there are services departing from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A and arriving at Aalst Zeeberg via Brussel IJzer. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 49 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brussels Airport - Zaventem and arriving at Alost. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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What companies run services between Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium and Aalst, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Aalst hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $23 and the journey takes 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Aalst via Brussel IJzer in around 1 h 49 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Alost
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $23
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$21 - $23
1st Class
$29 - $32
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A to Brussel IJzer
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel IJzer to Aalst Zeeberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Aalst
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be
Limostar
Phone
+32 2 512 01 01
Website
limostar.be

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