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Train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Mechelen Intercity
  2. Take the train from Mechelen to Bornem Regional / ...

$6 - $10

3 alternative options

Line 260 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 260 bus from Brussel IJzer to Willebroek Station 260

$8 - $11

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels to Bornem 21.5 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Bornem 21.5 miles

$4 - $7

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Bornem, Belgium?

You can take a train from Brussels to Bornem via Mechelen in around 1 h 2 min. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Brussels to Bornem hourly. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 1 h 23 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Mechelen
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$8 - $12
Train from Mechelen to Bornem
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$1 - $3
1st Class
$2 - $4
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel IJzer to Willebroek Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels to Bornem
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels and Bornem is 28 km. The road distance is 34 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Bornem is to drive which costs 3€ - 6€ and takes 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Bornem is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs 75€ - 95€.

No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Bornem. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Nord and arriving at Bornem via Mechelen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 2 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from Brussels to Bornem, including transfers.