Directions from Brussels to Zottegem

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Recommended option

Train  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Central to Zottegem Intercity

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Line 214 bus, line 91 bus  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 214 bus from Brussel IJzer to Aalst Station perron 5 214 / ...
  2. Take the line 91 bus from Aalst Station perron 3 to Zottegem Station perron 7 91 / ...

$8

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels to Zottegem 28.3 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Zottegem 28.3 miles

$5 - $9

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels to Zottegem hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Zottegem via Aalst Station perron 5 and Aalst Station perron 3 in around 2 h 14 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Central to Zottegem
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $16
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel IJzer to Aalst Station perron 5
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Aalst Station perron 3 to Zottegem Station perron 7
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels to Zottegem
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels and Zottegem is 38 km. The road distance is 45 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Zottegem is to drive which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 36 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Zottegem is to taxi which takes 36 min and costs 90€ - 110€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bruxelles-Central and arriving at Zottegem. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Brussels to Zottegem. However, there are services departing from Brussel IJzer and arriving at Zottegem Station perron 7 via Aalst Station perron 3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

The train from Bruxelles-Central to Zottegem takes 42 min including transfers and departs hourly.