There are 5 ways to get from Brussels to Brecht 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  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Antwerpen Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Noorderkempen Intercity

$9 - $14

4 alternative options

Bus, line 600 bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels North to Antwerpen
  2. Take the line 600 bus from Antwerpen F. Rooseveltplaats perron 31 to Brecht Gasthuisstraat 600 / ...

$42 - $55

Train, line 600 bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Central to Antwerpen Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the line 600 bus from Antwerpen F. Rooseveltplaats perron 31 to Brecht Gasthuisstraat 600 / ...

$12 - $15

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels to Brecht 44.5 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Brecht 44.5 miles

$9 - $14

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Brecht via Antwerpen Centraal in around 1 h 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Brecht via Antwerpen and Antwerpen F. Rooseveltplaats perron 31 in around 1 h 37 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $17
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Noorderkempen
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$2 - $3
1st Class
$3 - $5
Train from Bruxelles-Central to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $17
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Brussels North to Antwerpen
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Antwerpen F. Rooseveltplaats perron 31 to Brecht Gasthuisstraat
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels to Brecht
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
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 Brecht is 59 km. The road distance is 71 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Brecht is to train which costs 7€ - 12€ and takes 1 h 26 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Brecht is to taxi which takes 48 min and costs 160€ - 190€.

No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Brecht. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Nord and arriving at Noorderkempen via Antwerpen Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 26 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Brecht. However, there are services departing from Brussels North and arriving at Brecht Gasthuisstraat via Antwerpen F. Rooseveltplaats perron 31. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from Brussels to Brecht, including transfers.