There are 4 ways to get from Brussels to Braine-l'Alleud by train, bus, taxi or car
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Train • 30 min
€4 - €7
3 alternative options
Bus • 55 min
Taxi • 26 min
€40 - €50
Drive • 26 min
€3 - €5
Brussels to Braine-l'Alleud by train
The train journey time between Brussels and Braine-l'Alleud is around 26 min and covers a distance of around 20 km. The fastest train normally takes 20 min. Operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), the Brussels to Braine-l'Alleud train service departs from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. and arrives in Braine-l'Alleud / Eigenbrakel. Typically 416 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
Train route overview
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Brussels to Braine-l'Alleud train schedules
Trains departing Monday, June 21, 2021
Trains departing Tuesday, June 22, 2021
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply
- Face masks are mandatory
- There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
- Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
The national COVID-19 helpline number in Braine-l'Alleud is 800 14689.
Wearing a face mask on public transport in Braine-l'Alleud is mandatory.
Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 14689.
Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Braine-l'Alleud is to drive which costs €3 - €5 and takes 26 min.
The quickest way to get from Brussels to Braine-l'Alleud is to taxi which costs €40 - €50 and takes 26 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from SAINT-GILLES Porte de Hal and arriving at BRAINE-L'ALLEUD Vallée Bailly. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. and arriving at Braine-l'Alleud / Eigenbrakel. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.
It is 19 km from Brussels to Braine-l'Alleud. It is approximately 29.2 km to drive.
The best way to get from Brussels to Braine-l'Alleud without a car is to train which takes 30 min and costs €4 - €7.
The train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Braine-l'Alleud / Eigenbrakel takes 30 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Brussels to Braine-l'Alleud bus services, operated by TEC Brabant Wallon, depart from SAINT-GILLES Porte de Hal station.
Brussels to Braine-l'Alleud train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. station.
The best way to get from Brussels to Braine-l'Alleud is to train which takes 30 min and costs €4 - €7. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 55 min.
What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Braine-l'Alleud, Belgium?
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Braine-l'Alleud / Eigenbrakel every 30 minutes. Tickets cost €4 - €7 and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, TEC Brabant Wallon operates a bus from SAINT-GILLES Porte de Hal to BRAINE-L'ALLEUD Vallée Bailly every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 55 min. Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) also services this route hourly.
Train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Braine-l'Alleud / Eigenbrakel
- Ave. Duration
- 30 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- €4 - €7
- Belgian Railways
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- Belgium Rail Pass
- 2nd Class
- €4 - €7
- 1st Class
- €6 - €10
- Ave. Duration
- 26 min
- Estimated price
- €40 - €50
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Brussels to Braine-l'Alleud bus services, operated by TEC Brabant Wallon, arrive at BRAINE-L'ALLEUD Vallée Bailly station.
Brussels to Braine-l'Alleud train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Braine-l'Alleud / Eigenbrakel station.
Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Braine-l'Alleud is 29 km. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Brussels to Braine-l'Alleud.
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