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There are 6 ways to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train via Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem  •  57 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Saint-Nicolas / Sint-Niklaas Ic / ...

$13 - $30

Cheapest option

Line 683 bus, train  •  2 h

  1. Take the line 683 bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron B to Mechelen Station perron 3 683 / ...
  2. Take the train from Malines / Mechelen to Saint-Nicolas / Sint-Niklaas L / ...

$9 - $12

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Malines / Mechelen Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Malines / Mechelen to Saint-Nicolas / Sint-Niklaas L / ...

$11 - $30

Line 821 bus, line 245 bus, line 91 bus  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 821 bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron B to Merchtem Varkensmarkt 821
  2. Take the line 245 bus from Merchtem Varkensmarkt to Dendermonde Station perron 4 245
  3. Take the line 91 bus from Dendermonde Station perron 1 to Sint-Niklaas Markt 91 / ...

$11

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas 30.3 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas 30.3 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas is to drive which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas is to taxi which costs 110€ - 130€ and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas. However, there are services departing from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron B and arriving at Sint-Niklaas Markt via Merchtem Varkensmarkt and Dendermonde Station perron 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas. However, there are services departing from Brussels Airport-Zaventem and arriving at Saint-Nicolas / Sint-Niklaas via Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 57 min.

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The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Sint-Niklaas is 38 km. The road distance is 48.4 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas without a car is to train which takes 57 min and costs 10€ - 26€.

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It takes approximately 57 min to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas, including transfers.

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

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Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Brussels Airport-Zaventem station.

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The best way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas is to train which takes 57 min and costs 10€ - 26€. Alternatively, you can line 821 bus and line 245 bus and line 91 bus, which costs 10€ and takes 2 h 56 min.

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Map of how to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas.
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  • Distance: 23.8 miles
  • Duration: 57 min

What companies run services between Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium and Sint-Niklaas, Belgium?

You can take a train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas via Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem in around 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas via Merchtem Varkensmarkt and Dendermonde Station perron 1 in around 2 h 56 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $22
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$20 - $22
1st Class
$28 - $31
Train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Saint-Nicolas / Sint-Niklaas
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$8 - $12
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
Train from Malines / Mechelen to Saint-Nicolas / Sint-Niklaas
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $14
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.

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Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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 Zaventem Luchthaven Perron B to Mechelen Station perron 3
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron B to Merchtem Varkensmarkt
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Merchtem Varkensmarkt to Dendermonde Station perron 4
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Dendermonde Station perron 1 to Sint-Niklaas Markt
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Sint-Niklaas Markt station.

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Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Saint-Nicolas / Sint-Niklaas station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas is 48 km. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Sint-Niklaas.

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