There are 3 ways to get from Brussels to De Efteling by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 301 bus  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Noord to Breda Ic
  2. Take the train from Breda to Tilburg
  3. Take the line 301 bus from Tilburg, Centraal Station to Kaatsheuvel, Efteling 301 / ...

$21 - $42

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Kaatsheuvel 811

$7 - $12

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to De Efteling 81.6 miles

$19 - $29

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station station and arriving at Kaatsheuvel. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Brussels and De Efteling is 101 km. The road distance is 130.5 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to De Efteling without a car is to train and line 301 bus which takes 2 h 28 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Brussels to De Efteling, including transfers.

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Brussels to De Efteling bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Brussels to De Efteling bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Kaatsheuvel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to De Efteling is 131 km. It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to drive from Brussels to De Efteling.

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There are 390+ hotels available in De Efteling. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to De Efteling.
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  • Distance: 63.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 28 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and De Efteling, Netherlands?

FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to De Efteling once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussel-Noord to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Tilburg
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $11
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $27
Bus operators
Bravo
Phone
0900-9292
Email
klantenservice@bravo.info
Website
bravo.info
Bus from Tilburg, Centraal Station to Kaatsheuvel, Efteling
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
bravo.info
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Kaatsheuvel
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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