There are 4 ways to get from Brussels-North Station to Leuven by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Leuven S2 / ...

$5 - $9

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Line 358 bus  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the line 358 bus from Brussel Noord Perron 6 to Leuven Sint-Pieterskliniek 351 / ...

$4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels-North Station to Leuven 18.5 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Brussels-North Station to Leuven 18.5 miles

$3 - $6

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussel Noord Perron 6 and arriving at Leuven Sint-Pieterskliniek. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord and arriving at Leuven. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between Brussels-North Station and Leuven is 24 km. The road distance is 29.7 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels-North Station to Leuven without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs .

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The train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Leuven takes 38 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Brussels-North Station to Leuven bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Brussel Noord Perron 6 station.

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Brussels-North Station to Leuven train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord station.

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The best way to get from Brussels-North Station to Leuven is to train which takes 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 358 bus, which costs and takes 1 h 4 min.

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Brussels-North Station to Leuven bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Leuven Sint-Pieterskliniek station.

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Brussels-North Station to Leuven train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Leuven station.

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Map of how to get from Brussels-North Station to Leuven.
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  • Distance: 15 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between Brussels-North Station, Belgium and Leuven, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels-North Station to Leuven every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Brussels-North Station to Leuven every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Leuven
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $13
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel Noord Perron 6 to Leuven Sint-Pieterskliniek
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels-North Station to Leuven
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
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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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels-North Station to Leuven is 30 km. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Brussels-North Station to Leuven.

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