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

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Train  •  2h 24m

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

$21 - $42

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Bus  •  2h 31m

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

$7 - $13

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 20m

  1. Drive from Brussels to De Efteling 81.6 miles

$19 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to De Efteling is to bus which costs 6€ - 12€ and takes 2h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to De Efteling is to drive which costs 17€ - 25€ and takes 1h 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station station and arriving at Kaatsheuvel. Services depart six times a week, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2h 20m.

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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 which takes 2h 24m and costs 18€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 2h 24m 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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The best way to get from Brussels to De Efteling is to train which takes 2h 24m and costs 18€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 6€ - 12€ and takes 2h 31m.

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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 1h 20m to drive from Brussels to De Efteling.

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  • Distance: 63.4 miles
  • Duration: 2h 24m

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Brussels to De Efteling hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $27 and the journey takes 1h 23m. Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) also services this route every 2 hours. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to De Efteling 6 times a week. Tickets cost $7 - $13 and the journey takes 2h 20m.

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
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
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Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $27
Bus operators
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.

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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 Kaatsheuvel
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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