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

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Train, line 500 bus  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Malines / Mechelen Ic / ...
  2. Take the line 500 bus from Mechelen Station perron 10 to Rumst Busstation 500 / ...

$9 - $25

Cheapest option

Line 683 bus, line 500 bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 683 bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron B to Mechelen Station perron 3 683 / ...
  2. Take the line 500 bus from Mechelen Station perron 10 to Rumst Busstation 500 / ...

$7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Rumst 17.5 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Rumst 17.5 miles

$3 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Rumst is to drive which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Rumst is to taxi which costs 60€ - 80€ and takes 18 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Rumst station. However, there are services departing from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron B and arriving at Rumst Busstation via Mechelen Station perron 10. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

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The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Rumst is 21 km. The road distance is 27.9 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Rumst without a car is to train and line 500 bus which takes 1 h 1 min and costs 8€ - 22€.

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

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

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Brussels Airport (BRU) to Rumst bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Rumst Busstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) to Rumst is 28 km. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Rumst.

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There are 528+ hotels available in Rumst. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Rumst.
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  • Distance: 12.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

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

You can take a bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Rumst via Mechelen Station perron 3 and Mechelen Station perron 10 in around 1 h 38 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Malines / Mechelen
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $21
1st Class
$26 - $29
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 Mechelen Station perron 10 to Rumst Busstation
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron B to Mechelen Station perron 3
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Rumst
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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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