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

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Train  •  1h 8m

  1. Take the train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Hasselt Ic / ...

9€ - 14€

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Bus  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels South to Hasselt N84

7€ - 9€

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Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Hasselt 82.6 km

9€ - 15€

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Hasselt is to bus which costs 7€ - 9€ and takes 1h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Hasselt is to drive which costs 9€ - 15€ and takes 54 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels South and arriving at Hasselt. Services depart once daily, and operate Tuesday and Wednesday. The journey takes approximately 1h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord and arriving at Hasselt. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 8m.

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The distance between Brussels and Hasselt is 70 km. The road distance is 82.6 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Hasselt without a car is to train which takes 1h 8m and costs 9€ - 14€.

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The train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Hasselt takes 1h 8m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Brussels to Hasselt bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Brussels, Brussels South station.

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Brussels to Hasselt train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Hasselt is to train which takes 1h 8m and costs 9€ - 14€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 7€ - 9€ and takes 1h 30m.

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  • Distance: 69.9 km
  • Duration: 1h 8m

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Hasselt hourly. Tickets cost 9€ - 14€ and the journey takes 1h 8m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels, Brussels South to Hasselt once daily. Tickets cost 7€ - 9€ and the journey takes 1h 30m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
14€ - 21€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels South to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Brussels to Hasselt bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Hasselt station.

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Brussels to Hasselt train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Hasselt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Hasselt is 83 km. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Brussels to Hasselt.

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There are 472+ hotels available in Hasselt. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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