There are 4 ways to get from Brussels to Brecht by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Noord to Noorderkempen Intercity direct / ...

$9 - $21

Cheapest option

Bus, line 600 bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Antwerp 822 / ...
  2. Take the line 600 bus from Antwerpen F. Rooseveltplaats perron 31 to Brecht Gasthuisstraat 600 / ...

$6 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels to Brecht 44.5 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Brecht 44.5 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Brecht is to bus and line 600 bus which costs 5€ - 7€ and takes 1 h 58 min.

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

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The distance between Brussels and Brecht is 59 km. The road distance is 71.2 km.

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The train from Brussel-Noord to Noorderkempen takes 1 h 4 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Brecht. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Brecht Gasthuisstraat via Antwerpen F. Rooseveltplaats perron 31. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brussel-Noord and arriving at Noorderkempen. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 4 min.

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  • Distance: 37 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 4 min

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Brussels to Brecht hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $21 and the journey takes 1 h 4 min. Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) also services this route hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Brecht via Antwerp and Antwerpen F. Rooseveltplaats perron 31 in around 1 h 58 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussel-Noord to Noorderkempen
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Noorderkempen
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$14 - $21
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
flixbus.co.uk
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Antwerpen F. Rooseveltplaats perron 31 to Brecht Gasthuisstraat
Ave. Duration
45 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
$180 - $220
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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