There are 4 ways to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Leuven by train, bus, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Leuven is to line 652 bus which costs 3€ and takes 1 h.
The quickest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Leuven is to train which costs 17€ - 19€ and takes 13 min.
The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Leuven is 15 km. The road distance is 26.1 km.
The train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Louvain takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A and arriving at Leuven Station Perron 3 station. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brussels Airport - Zaventem and arriving at Louvain. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.
What companies run services between Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium and Leuven, Belgium?
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Leuven every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $22 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Leuven every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 1 h.
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Louvain
- Ave. Duration
- 13 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $19 - $22
- Book at
- 2nd Class
- $19 - $22
- 1st Class
- $27 - $30
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