There are 4 ways to get from Brussels to Maasmechelen by bus, train 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.

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Bus  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Schaarbeek VRT to Maasmechelen Centrum 178

$4

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Genk Ic / ...

$16 - $21

Train, line 45 bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Central to Hasselt Ic / ...
  2. Take the line 45 bus from Hasselt Station perron 7 to Maasmechelen Centrum 45

$15 - $20

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Maasmechelen 66.9 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Maasmechelen is to bus which costs 3€ and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Maasmechelen is to drive which costs 12€ - 18€ and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Maasmechelen is 95 km. The road distance is 107.1 km.

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The bus from Schaarbeek VRT to Maasmechelen Centrum takes 1 h 34 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Schaarbeek VRT and arriving at Maasmechelen Centrum. Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 34 min.

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

De Lijn operates a bus from Brussels to Maasmechelen once daily. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 1 h 34 min. Alternatively, Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels to Maasmechelen hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Genk
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Bruxelles-Central to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $24
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Schaarbeek VRT to Maasmechelen Centrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Hasselt Station perron 7 to Maasmechelen Centrum
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be

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