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

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Recommended option

Train via Gent-Sint-Pieters  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central to Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Gent-Sint-Pieters to Poperinge Ic / ...

$22 - $30

Cheapest option

Bus, line 53 bus  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Ostend N84
  2. Take the line 53 bus from Oostende Station perron 12 to Diksmuide Station perron 7 53

$16 - $20

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central to Kortrijk Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Kortrijk to Poperinge Ic / ...

$22 - $30

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Westvleteren 85.1 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Westvleteren is to bus and line 53 bus which costs 13€ - 18€ and takes 6 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Westvleteren is to drive which costs 15€ - 22€ and takes 1 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Westvleteren station. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Oostvleteren Station via Oostende Station perron 12 and Diksmuide Station perron 8. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 12 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Westvleteren is 115 km. The road distance is 136.1 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Westvleteren without a car is to train which takes 3 h 59 min and costs 18€ - 26€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Brussels to Westvleteren, including transfers.

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Brussels to Westvleteren bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Westvleteren is to train which takes 3 h 59 min and costs 18€ - 26€. Alternatively, you can bus and line 53 bus, which costs 13€ - 18€ and takes 6 h 12 min.

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Brussels to Westvleteren bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Diksmuide Station perron 7.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Westvleteren is 136 km. It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to drive from Brussels to Westvleteren.

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  • Distance: 71.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 59 min

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

You can take a train from Brussels to Westvleteren via Gent-Sint-Pieters, Poperinge, and Poperinge Station perron 1 in around 3 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Westvleteren via Ostend, Oostende Station perron 12, Diksmuide Station perron 7, and Diksmuide Station perron 8 in around 6 h 12 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central to Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Gent-Sint-Pieters to Poperinge
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$16 - $24
Train from Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central to Kortrijk
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$16 - $24
Train from Kortrijk to Poperinge
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $16
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Ostend
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Oostende Station perron 12 to Diksmuide Station perron 7
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be

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