There are 6 ways to get from Brussels to Machelen by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot
Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.
Train • 8 min
$4 - $7
Line 64 bus • 30 min
4 alternative options
Taxi • 14 min
$28 - $35
Drive • 14 min
$1 - $3
Uber • 14 min
$20 - $28
Walk • 2 h 7 min
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Machelen is to drive which costs 1€ - 2€ and takes 14 min.
The quickest way to get from Brussels to Machelen is to train which costs 3€ - 6€ and takes 8 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brabanconne and arriving at Kerk Machelen. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord and arriving at Vilvorde / Vilvoorde. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.
The distance between Brussels and Machelen is 9 km. The road distance is 11.1 km.
The best way to get from Brussels to Machelen without a car is to train which takes 8 min and costs 3€ - 6€.
The train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Vilvorde / Vilvoorde takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.
Brussels to Machelen bus services, operated by STIB, depart from Brabanconne station.
Brussels to Machelen train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord station.
The best way to get from Brussels to Machelen is to train which takes 8 min and costs 3€ - 6€. Alternatively, you can line 64 bus, which costs 3€ and takes 30 min.
What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Machelen, Belgium?
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels to Machelen every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, STIB operates a bus from Brussels to Machelen every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 30 min.
Train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Vilvorde / Vilvoorde
- Ave. Duration
- 8 min
- Every 20 minutes
- Estimated price
- $4 - $7
- Book at
- 2nd Class
- $4 - $7
- 1st Class
- $6 - $10
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More Questions & Answers
Brussels to Machelen bus services, operated by STIB, arrive at Kerk Machelen station.
Brussels to Machelen train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Vilvorde / Vilvoorde station.
Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Machelen is 11 km. It takes approximately 14 min to drive from Brussels to Machelen.
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