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There are 6 ways to get from Brussels-South Station to Westerlo 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, line 490 bus  •  2h 7m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Aarschot Ic / ...
  2. Take the line 490 bus from Aarschot Station perron 4 to Westerlo de Merodedreef 490 / ...

9€ - 12€

Cheapest option

Bus, line 306 bus  •  2h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Leuven Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Brussels City Center - Midi Train station > Leuven > Liège
  2. Take the line 306 bus from Leuven Station Perron 15 to Westerlo de Merodedreef 306

5€

4 alternative options

Train, line 510 bus  •  2h 23m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Mechelen Ic / ...
  2. Take the line 510 bus from Mechelen Station perron 11 to Westerlo de Merodedreef 510

8€ - 10€

Train, line 510 bus via Brussel-Zuid/Midi  •  2h 29m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Mechelen Intercity direct / ...
  2. Take the line 510 bus from Mechelen Station perron 11 to Westerlo de Merodedreef 510

12€ - 23€

Taxi  •  47m

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels-South Station to Westerlo 38.9 miles

120€ - 150€

Drive  •  47m

  1. Drive from Brussels-South Station to Westerlo 38.9 miles

7€ - 11€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels-South Station to Westerlo is to bus and line 306 bus which costs 4€ - 6€ and takes 2h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels-South Station to Westerlo is to taxi which costs 120€ - 150€ and takes 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels-South Station station to Westerlo. However, there are services departing from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and arriving at Westerlo de Merodedreef via Leuven Station Perron 15. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 29m.

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The distance between Brussels-South Station and Westerlo is 50 km. The road distance is 62.2 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels-South Station to Westerlo without a car is to train and line 490 bus which takes 2h 7m and costs 9€ - 12€.

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It takes approximately 2h 7m to get from Brussels-South Station to Westerlo, including transfers.

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Brussels-South Station to Westerlo bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Brussels City Center - Midi Train station.

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Brussels-South Station to Westerlo bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Westerlo de Merodedreef station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels-South Station to Westerlo is 62 km. It takes approximately 47m to drive from Brussels-South Station to Westerlo.

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There are 170+ hotels available in Westerlo. Prices start at 72€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Brussels-South Station to Westerlo.
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  • Distance: 31.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 7m

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

You can take a bus from Brussels-South Station to Westerlo via Leuven and Leuven Station Perron 15 in around 2h 29m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Aarschot
Ave. Duration
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
6€ - 9€
1st Class
9€ - 14€
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Mechelen
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
4€ - 7€
1st Class
7€ - 11€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Mechelen
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 20€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
14€ - 20€
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Aarschot Station perron 4 to Westerlo de Merodedreef
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
Bus from Mechelen Station perron 11 to Westerlo de Merodedreef
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
Bus from Leuven Station Perron 15 to Westerlo de Merodedreef
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Leuven
Ave. Duration
45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels-South Station to Westerlo
Ave. Duration
47m
Estimated price
120€ - 150€
Your Private Driver
Phone
+32 466 24 16 94
Website
yourprivatedriver.be
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Limostar
Phone
+32 2 512 01 01
Website
limostar.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be

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