There are 5 ways to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Wavre by train, bus, taxi 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  •  49 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Leuven Intercity
  2. Take the train from Leuven to Wavre Regional

$26 - $31

Cheapest option

Line 359 bus, bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 359 bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A to Sint-Lambrechts-Woluwe Roodebeek Perron 6 359 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Woluwe Métro Roodebeek to Wavre Gare Cbis

$6 - $8

3 alternative options

Line 830 bus, bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 830 bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A to Overijse De Leegheid 830
  2. Take the bus from Overijse De Leegheid to Wavre Gare E / ...

$6 - $8

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Wavre 18.6 miles

$75 - $90

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Wavre 18.6 miles

$3 - $6

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

You can take a train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Wavre via Leuven in around 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Wavre via Sint-Lambrechts-Woluwe Roodebeek Perron 6 and Woluwe Métro Roodebeek in around 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Leuven
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$20 - $23
1st Class
$28 - $31
Train from Leuven to Wavre
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $13
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A to Sint-Lambrechts-Woluwe Roodebeek Perron 6
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A to Overijse De Leegheid
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Overijse De Leegheid to Waver Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from Woluwe Métro Roodebeek to Wavre Gare
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
infotec.be
Bus from Overijse De Leegheid to Wavre Gare
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
infotec.be
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Wavre
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$75 - $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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Wavre?

The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Wavre is 22 km. The road distance is 30 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Wavre?

The cheapest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Wavre is to drive which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 20 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Wavre?

The quickest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Wavre is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs 60€ - 75€.

Is there a direct train between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Wavre?

No, there is no direct train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Wavre. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport and arriving at Wavre via Leuven. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 49 min.

Is there a direct bus between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Wavre?

No, there is no direct bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Wavre. However, there are services departing from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A and arriving at Wavre Gare via Woluwe Métro Roodebeek. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

How long does it take to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Wavre?

It takes approximately 49 min to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Wavre, including transfers.