There are 4 ways to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Genk 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  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Louvain to Genk Ic / ...

$28 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus, line 45 bus  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels Airport to Maastricht N179 / ...
  2. Take the line 45 bus from Maastricht Station perron D to Genk Shopping Center perron 3 45

$11 - $15

2 alternative options

Line 652 bus, train  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 652 bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A to Leuven Station Perron 3 652 / ...
  2. Take the train from Louvain to Genk Ic / ...

$12 - $17

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Genk 56.1 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Genk is to drive which costs 10€ - 15€ and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Genk is to drive which costs 10€ - 15€ and takes 53 min.

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The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Genk is 72 km. The road distance is 89.8 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Genk, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Genk. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels Airport and arriving at Genk Shopping Center perron 3 via Maastricht Station perron D. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Genk. However, there are services departing from Brussels Airport - Zaventem and arriving at Genk via Louvain. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 10 min.

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Map of how to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Genk.
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  • Distance: 44.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 10 min

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Genk hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Genk via Maastricht and Maastricht Station perron D in around 3 h 12 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Louvain to Genk
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$14 - $21
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A to Leuven Station Perron 3
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Maastricht Station perron D to Genk Shopping Center perron 3
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels Airport to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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