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

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

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Train  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Malines Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Malines to Bornem L / ...

$10 - $29

Cheapest option

Line 683 bus, train  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 683 bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron B to Mechelen Station perron 3 683 / ...
  2. Take the train from Malines to Bornem L / ...

$8 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bornem 23.4 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bornem 23.4 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bornem is to drive which costs 4€ - 6€ and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bornem is to taxi which costs 85€ - 110€ and takes 25 min.

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The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Bornem is 28 km. The road distance is 37.4 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bornem, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bornem. However, there are services departing from Brussels Airport - Zaventem and arriving at Bornem via Malines. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 10 min.

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

You can take a train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bornem via Malines in around 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Malines
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $22
1st Class
$26 - $29
Train from Malines to Bornem
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$8 - $12
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Mechelen
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron B to Mechelen Station perron 3
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bornem
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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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