There are 6 ways to get from Brussels to Apeldoorn by train, bus, car or plane

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 Thalys  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport) Tha / ...
  2. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Apeldoorn Intercity

$77 - $118

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Apeldoorn 822

$14 - $24

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Utrecht Paris centre - Bercy > Bruxelles Schaerbeek - gare Nord > Utrecht > Amsterdam centre - Sloterdijk
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Apeldoorn Intercity

$18 - $29

Train  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Central to Roosendaal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Roosendaal to Arnhem Intercity

$34 - $55

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Apeldoorn 143.5 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, train  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam (AMS) BRU - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Apeldoorn

$82 - $277

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Apeldoorn via Schiphol (Airport) in around 3 h 8 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Apeldoorn twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 4 h 30 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
$60 - $85
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$85 - $120
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Apeldoorn
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Apeldoorn
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Roosendaal to Arnhem
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
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 Roosendaal
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Apeldoorn
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Brussels to Apeldoorn?

The distance between Brussels and Apeldoorn is 188 km. The road distance is 230 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Brussels to Apeldoorn?

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Apeldoorn is to bus which costs 11€ - 20€ and takes 4 h 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Brussels to Apeldoorn?

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Apeldoorn is to drive which takes 2 h 20 min and costs 28€ - 45€.

Is there a direct train between Brussels and Apeldoorn?

No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Apeldoorn. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles Midi and arriving at Apeldoorn via Schiphol (Airport). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 8 min.

Is there a direct bus between Brussels and Apeldoorn?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Apeldoorn. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Brussels to Apeldoorn?

It takes approximately 3 h 8 min to get from Brussels to Apeldoorn, including transfers.