There are 4 ways to get from Brussels to Nijmegen by train, bus, car or plane

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  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Intercity
  2. Intercity

$27 - $44

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. 822

$11 - $19

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 59 min

  1. 121.3 miles

$29 - $45

Fly, train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. BRU - AMS

$83 - $276

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Nijmegen, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Brussels to Nijmegen via Roosendaal in around 2 h 49 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Nijmegen every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Roosendaal
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Roosendaal to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels and Nijmegen is 152 km. The road distance is 194 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Nijmegen is to bus which costs 9€ - 16€ and takes 3 h 20 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Nijmegen is to drive which takes 1 h 59 min and costs 25€ - 40€.

No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Nijmegen. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles-Nord and arriving at Nijmegen via Roosendaal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Nijmegen. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from Brussels to Nijmegen, including transfers.