Directions from Brussels to Alkmaar

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Recommended option

Train Thalys  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Tha / ...
  2. Intercity

$71 - $105

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 24 min

  1. 810 / ...

$19 - $34

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. 300
  2. Intercity

$28 - $41

Train Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)  •  4 h

  1. Intercity
  2. Intercity

$35 - $57

Drive  •  2 h 27 min

  1. 152.4 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, train  •  2 h 58 min

  1. BRU - AMS

$78 - $266

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Alkmaar, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Brussels to Alkmaar via Schiphol (Airport) and Amsterdam Sloterdijk in around 2 h 25 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Alkmaar hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $20 and the journey takes 2 h 45 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$85 - $120
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Amstel to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Alkmaar
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Central to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines NL
Website
eurolines.nl
Bus from Brussels to Amsterdam Duivendrecht
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
eurolines.nl

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels and Alkmaar is 200 km. The road distance is 244 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Alkmaar is to bus which costs 16€ - 29€ and takes 3 h 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Alkmaar is to train which takes 2 h 25 min and costs 60€ - 90€.

No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Alkmaar. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles Midi and arriving at Alkmaar via Schiphol (Airport) and Amsterdam Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Brussels to Alkmaar, including transfers.