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

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Train  •  26 min

  1. Take the train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Waterloo S1

4€ - 6€

3 alternative options

Bus  •  39 min

  1. Take the bus from SAINT-GILLES Porte de Hal to WATERLOO Eglise W / ...

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels to Waterloo 17.9 km

25€ - 31€

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Waterloo 17.9 km

1€ - 3€

Brussels → Waterloo
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Waterloo is 800 14689.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Waterloo is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Waterloo is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 14689.

Last updated: 9 May 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Waterloo is to drive which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Waterloo is to taxi which costs 25€ - 31€ and takes 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from SAINT-GILLES Porte de Hal and arriving at WATERLOO Eglise. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. and arriving at Waterloo. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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It is 16 km from Brussels to Waterloo. It is approximately 17.9 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Waterloo without a car is to train which takes 26 min and costs 4€ - 6€.

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The train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Waterloo takes 26 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Brussels to Waterloo bus services, operated by TEC Brabant Wallon, depart from SAINT-GILLES Porte de Hal station.

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Brussels to Waterloo train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Waterloo is to train which takes 26 min and costs 4€ - 6€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 39 min.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Waterloo.
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  • Distance: 15.5 km
  • Duration: 26 min

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Waterloo hourly. Tickets cost 4€ - 6€ and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, TEC Brabant Wallon operates a bus from SAINT-GILLES Porte de Hal to WATERLOO Eglise every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 39 min. TEC Charleroi also services this route every 2 hours.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Waterloo
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
4€ - 6€
1st Class
6€ - 9€
Bus operators
TEC Brabant Wallon
Phone
+32 10 23 53 53
Email
info.bw@letec.be
Website
letec.be
Bus from SAINT-GILLES Porte de Hal to WATERLOO Eglise
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
TEC Brabant Wallon
TEC Charleroi
Phone
+32 71 23 41 15
Email
info.bw@letec.be
Website
letec.be
Bus from SAINT-GILLES Porte de Hal to WATERLOO Eglise
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
TEC Charleroi
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels to Waterloo
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
25€ - 31€
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
Prestige DRIVER
Phone
+32 493 84 65 91
Website
prestigedriver.be
Gentle car service
Phone
+32 497 11 17 61
Website
taxi-aeroports.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be
Airport-driver.be
Phone
+32 488 09 36 51
Website
airport-driver.be
Airport Taxis
Phone
+32 28 81 02 02
Website
airport-taxis.be

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Brussels to Waterloo bus services, operated by TEC Brabant Wallon, arrive at WATERLOO Eglise station.

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Brussels to Waterloo train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Waterloo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Waterloo is 18 km. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Brussels to Waterloo.

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