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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Central to Leuven Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Leuven Station Perron 6 to Heverlee Groenstraat 1 / ...

$8 - $13

Cheapest option

Line 358 bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 358 bus from Brussel Rogier to Leuven Rector De Somerplein zone A 358

$8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels to Heverlee 17.7 miles

$65 - $85

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Heverlee 17.7 miles

$3 - $6

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

De Lijn operates a bus from Brussels to Heverlee every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Central to Leuven
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $14
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Leuven Station Perron 6 to Heverlee Groenstraat
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel Rogier to Leuven Rector De Somerplein zone A
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from Leuven Station to Heverlee Groenstraat
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
infotec.be
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels to Heverlee
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels and Heverlee is 24 km. The road distance is 28 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Heverlee is to drive which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 24 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Heverlee is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs 55€ - 70€.

No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Heverlee. However, there are services departing from Brussel Rogier and arriving at Heverlee Groenstraat via Leuven Rector De Somerplein zone C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

It takes approximately 40 min to get from Brussels to Heverlee, including transfers.