There are 6 ways to get from Brussels to Merchtem by train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare or towncar
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What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Merchtem, Belgium?
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels to Merchtem every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 20 min. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Brussels to Merchtem hourly. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 39 min.
Train from Simonis to Merchtem
- Ave. Duration
- 20 min
- Every 30 minutes
- Estimated price
- $5 - $8
- Purchase a
- 2nd Class
- $5 - $8
- 1st Class
- $8 - $12
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Brussels to Merchtem?
The distance between Brussels and Merchtem is 15 km. The road distance is 17 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Brussels to Merchtem?
The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Merchtem is to drive which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 19 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Brussels to Merchtem?
The quickest way to get from Brussels to Merchtem is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs 35€ - 45€.
Is there a direct train between Brussels and Merchtem?
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Simonis and arriving at Merchtem. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.
Is there a direct bus between Brussels and Merchtem?
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussel IJzer and arriving at Merchtem Varkensmarkt. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.
How long does it take to get from Brussels to Merchtem?
The train from Simonis to Merchtem takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.