There are 4 ways to get from Eindhoven to Mechelen by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Eindhoven to Antwerp 280 / ...

$10 - $17

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Tilburg to Roosendaal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Roosendaal to Mechelen Intercity

$19 - $34

Line 319 bus, line 430 bus, train  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 319 bus from Eindhoven, Witte Dame to Reusel, Busstation Reusel 319
  2. Take the line 430 bus from Reusel Busstation to Turnhout Station perron 5 430
  3. Take the train from Turnhout to Mechelen

$18 - $23

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Eindhoven to Mechelen 68 miles

$16 - $24

What companies run services between Eindhoven, Netherlands and Mechelen, Belgium?

FlixBus operates a bus from Eindhoven to Mechelen every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Eindhoven to Mechelen via Tilburg and Roosendaal in around 2 h 11 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Tilburg to Roosendaal
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Roosendaal to Mechelen
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Turnhout to Mechelen
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$13 - $19
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Eindhoven to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Hermes
Phone
0031 900 266 63 99
Website
hermes.nl
Bus from Eindhoven, Witte Dame to Reusel, Busstation Reusel
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
hermes.nl
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Reusel Busstation to Turnhout Station perron 5
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Eindhoven to Mechelen?

The distance between Eindhoven and Mechelen is 84 km. The road distance is 109 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Eindhoven to Mechelen?

The cheapest way to get from Eindhoven to Mechelen is to bus which costs 8€ - 15€ and takes 1 h 41 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Eindhoven to Mechelen?

The quickest way to get from Eindhoven to Mechelen is to drive which takes 1 h 8 min and costs 13€ - 20€.

Is there a direct train between Eindhoven and Mechelen?

No, there is no direct train from Eindhoven to Mechelen. However, there are services departing from Eindhoven and arriving at Mechelen via Tilburg and Roosendaal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 11 min.

How long does it take to get from Eindhoven to Mechelen?

It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Eindhoven to Mechelen, including transfers.