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

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Bus  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Elsene VUB Gebouw M inrit 11 to Paal Dorp 179

3€

3 alternative options

Train, line 7 bus  •  1h 40m

  1. Take the train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Diest Ic / ...
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Diest Station perron 2 to Paal Dorp 7

10€ - 13€

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels to Paal 78.4 km

140€ - 170€

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Paal 78.4 km

8€ - 13€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Paal is to bus which costs 3€ and takes 1h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Paal is to taxi which costs 140€ - 170€ and takes 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Elsene VUB Gebouw M inrit 11 and arriving at Paal Dorp. Services depart once a week, and operate Friday. The journey takes approximately 1h 38m.

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The distance between Brussels and Paal is 61 km. The road distance is 78.4 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Paal without a car is to bus which takes 1h 38m and costs 3€.

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The bus from Elsene VUB Gebouw M inrit 11 to Paal Dorp takes 1h 38m including transfers and departs once a week.

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Brussels to Paal bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Elsene VUB Gebouw M inrit 11 station.

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Brussels to Paal bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Paal Dorp station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Paal is 78 km. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Brussels to Paal.

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There are 357+ hotels available in Paal. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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  • Distance: 61.5 km
  • Duration: 1h 38m

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

De Lijn operates a bus from Elsene VUB Gebouw M inrit 11 to Paal Dorp once a week. Tickets cost 3€ and the journey takes 1h 38m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Diest
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
1st Class
10€ - 16€
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Elsene VUB Gebouw M inrit 11 to Paal Dorp
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
Bus from Diest Station perron 2 to Paal Dorp
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels to Paal
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
140€ - 170€
Your Private Driver
Phone
+32 466 24 16 94
Website
yourprivatedriver.be
Viabrussels
Phone
+32 49 42 63 06 5
Website
viabrussels.com
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be
Airport Taxis
Phone
+32 28 81 02 02
Website
airport-taxis.be

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