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There are 5 ways to get from Brussels-South Station to Bornem by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 55m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Malines / Mechelen Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Malines / Mechelen to Bornem L / ...

€9 - €14

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Brussel IJzer to Puurs Station 260 / ...

€4 - €8

3 alternative options

Train, line 252 bus  •  2h 10m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Termonde / Dendermonde S10 / ...
  2. Take the line 252 bus from Dendermonde Station perron 5 to Bornem Station 252 / ...

€7 - €11

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels-South Station to Bornem 42.1 km

€95 - €120

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Brussels-South Station to Bornem 42.1 km

€4 - €7

Brussels-South Station to Bornem by walk and train

The journey time between Brussels-South Station and Bornem is around 55 min and covers a distance of around 46 km. The fastest journey normally takes 55 min. Services are operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB). Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
55 min
Fastest journey time:
55 min
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€9
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
11:49
Last service departs at:
11:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brussels-South Station to Bornem walk and train schedules

Brussels-South Station → Bornem
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The cheapest way to get from Brussels-South Station to Bornem is to drive which costs €4 - €7 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels-South Station to Bornem is to taxi which costs €95 - €120 and takes 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels-South Station to Bornem. However, there are services departing from Clemenceau and arriving at Bornem Houtenmolenstraat via Brussel IJzer and Puurs Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 29m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels-South Station to Bornem. However, there are services departing from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and arriving at Bornem via Malines / Mechelen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 55m.

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The distance between Brussels-South Station and Bornem is 30 km. The road distance is 42.1 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels-South Station to Bornem without a car is to train which takes 1h 55m and costs €8 - €14.

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It takes approximately 1h 55m to get from Brussels-South Station to Bornem, including transfers.

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Brussels-South Station to Bornem bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Brussel IJzer station.

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Brussels-South Station to Bornem train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels-South Station to Bornem is to train which takes 1h 55m and costs €8 - €14. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €4 - €9 and takes 3h 29m.

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Map of how to get from Brussels-South Station to Bornem.
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  • Distance: 29.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 55m

What companies run services between Brussels-South Station, Belgium and Bornem, Belgium?

You can take a train from Brussels-South Station to Bornem via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Malines / Mechelen in around 1h 55m. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Brussel IJzer to Puurs Station hourly. Tickets cost €1 - €3 and the journey takes 1h 34m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Malines / Mechelen
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€4 - €7
1st Class
€7 - €10
Train from Malines / Mechelen to Bornem
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€4 - €7
1st Class
€6 - €10
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Termonde / Dendermonde
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€5 - €8
1st Class
€8 - €12
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Dendermonde Station perron 5 to Bornem Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Bus from Brussel IJzer to Puurs Station
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels-South Station to Bornem
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
€95 - €120
Your Private Driver
Phone
+32 466 24 16 94
Website
yourprivatedriver.be
Viabrussels
Phone
+32 49 42 63 06 5
Website
viabrussels.com
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Prestige DRIVER
Phone
+32 493 84 65 91
Website
prestigedriver.be
Gentle car service
Phone
+32 497 11 17 61
Website
taxi-aeroports.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be
Airport-driver.be
Phone
+32 488 09 36 51
Website
airport-driver.be
Airport Taxis
Phone
+32 28 81 02 02
Website
airport-taxis.be

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Brussels-South Station to Bornem bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Puurs Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels-South Station to Bornem is 42 km. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Brussels-South Station to Bornem.

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