How to get from Brussels to Geel

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Intercity
  2. Intercity

$9 - $14

Cheapest option

Line 358 bus, bus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. 358 / ...
  2. 306

$8

2 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. 510

$9 - $12

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. 55.2 miles

$11 - $17

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Geel via Lier(B) in around 1 h 18 min. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Brussels to Geel hourly. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Lier(B)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Lier(B) to Geel
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$2 - $4
1st Class
$4 - $6
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Mechelen Station perron 11 to Geel Stadspark
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel Rogier to Leuven Station Perron 1
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Leuven Station Perron 15 to Geel Stadspark
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels and Geel is 57 km. The road distance is 88 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Geel is to line 358 bus and bus which costs 7€ and takes 3 h 19 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Geel is to drive which takes 1 h 1 min and costs 9€ - 15€.

No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Geel. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Nord and arriving at Geel via Lier(B). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Geel. However, there are services departing from Brussel Rogier and arriving at Geel Stadspark via Leuven Station Perron 15. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 19 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Brussels to Geel, including transfers.