Directions from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Tongeren

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Tongeren Intercity

$24 - $27

3 alternative options

Train via Hasselt  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Hasselt Intercity
  2. Take the train from Hasselt to Tongeren Intercity

$29 - $33

Train, line 4 bus  •  2 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Hasselt Intercity
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Hasselt Station perron 12 to Tongeren Bilzerpoort 4 / ...

$27 - $28

Drive  •  55 min

  1. Drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Tongeren 53.2 miles

$11 - $16

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Tongeren twice daily. Tickets cost $24 - $27 and the journey takes 1 h 27 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Tongeren
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $27
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$24 - $27
1st Class
$34 - $38
Train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $25
1st Class
$31 - $35
Train from Hasselt to Tongeren
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $14
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Hasselt Station perron 12 to Tongeren Bilzerpoort
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Tongeren is 70 km. The road distance is 85 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Tongeren is to drive which costs 9€ - 14€ and takes 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Tongeren is to drive which takes 55 min and costs 9€ - 14€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport and arriving at Tongeren. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 27 min.

The train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Tongeren takes 1 h 27 min including transfers and departs twice daily.