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

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Intercity
  2. Intercity

$28 - $33

Cheapest option

Line 683 bus, bus  •  2 h 59 min

  1. 683 / ...
  2. 510

$7

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. 510

$24 - $25

Drive  •  53 min

  1. 53.3 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Geel is 46 km. The road distance is 85 km.

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.

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

No, there is no direct train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Geel. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport and arriving at Geel via Antwerpen Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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.

It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Geel, including transfers.

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 Centraal in around 1 h 31 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 Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$20 - $23
1st Class
$28 - $31
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Geel
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
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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