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

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Recommended option

Train, line 55 bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic
  2. Take the line 55 bus from Gent Tolpoort to Zelzate Tweede Gidsenlaan 55

$16 - $19

Cheapest option

Bus, line 55 bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Ghent 1753
  2. Take the line 55 bus from Gent Zuid perron 3 to Zelzate Busstation perron 6 55 / ...

$7 - $9

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels to Zelzate 47.5 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Zelzate 47.5 miles

$9 - $15

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Zelzate is to bus and line 55 bus which costs 6€ - 8€ and takes 2 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Zelzate is to taxi which costs 170€ - 210€ and takes 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Zelzate station. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Zelzate Busstation perron 6 via Gent Zuid perron 3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Zelzate is 54 km. The road distance is 76 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Zelzate without a car is to train and line 55 bus which takes 2 h 5 min and costs 13€ - 17€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to get from Brussels to Zelzate, including transfers.

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

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Brussels to Zelzate bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Zelzate Busstation perron 6.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Zelzate is 76 km. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Brussels to Zelzate.

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There are 489+ hotels available in Zelzate. Prices start at $83 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 33.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 5 min

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

You can take a bus from Brussels to Zelzate via Ghent and Gent Zuid perron 3 in around 2 h 33 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Gent Tolpoort to Zelzate Tweede Gidsenlaan
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Gent Zuid perron 3 to Zelzate Busstation perron 6
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Ghent
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels to Zelzate
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be
Limostar
Phone
+32 2 512 01 01
Website
limostar.be

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