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

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Train  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Antwerpen-Berchem Ic
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Geel Ic

$28 - $33

Cheapest option

Line 683 bus, bus  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 683 bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron B to Mechelen Station perron 3 683 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mechelen Station perron 11 to Geel Stadspark 510

$8

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Mechelen Station perron 11 to Geel Stadspark 510

$9 - $25

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Geel 53.3 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Geel is to line 683 bus and bus which costs 7€ and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Geel is to drive which costs 9€ - 14€ and takes 53 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Geel. However, there are services departing from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron B and arriving at Geel Stadspark via Mechelen Station perron 11. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 59 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Geel. However, there are services departing from Brussels Airport - Zaventem and arriving at Geel via Antwerpen-Berchem. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 27 min.

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The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Geel is 46 km. The road distance is 85.3 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Geel without a car is to train which takes 1 h 27 min and costs 23€ - 29€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Geel, including transfers.

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Brussels Airport (BRU) to Geel bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron B station.

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Map of how to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Geel.
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  • Distance: 28.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 27 min

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

You can take a train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Geel via Antwerpen-Berchem in around 1 h 27 min. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Geel hourly. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$20 - $23
1st Class
$28 - $32
Train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Geel
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $16
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Mechelen Station perron 11 to Geel Stadspark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
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

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