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There are 6 ways to get from Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht to Brussels by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Thalys / ...

58€ - 350€

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Bus  •  3h 51m

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam Zuidplein to Brussels-North train station 813

12€ - 16€

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Train via Antwerp  •  3h 36m

  1. Take the train from Roosendaal to Antwerpen-Centraal Stoptrein
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. Ic / ...

22€ - 40€

Bus via Rotterdam, Capelsebrug  •  4h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam Capelsebrug station to Brussels Noord Bus Station Amsterdam - Brussels

14€ - 19€

Drive  •  1h 28m

  1. Drive from Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht to Brussels 130.5 km

16€ - 24€

Line 488 bus, train, fly  •  3h 19m

  1. Take the line 488 bus from H.I.Ambacht, Cascade to Zwijndrecht, Station
  2. Take the train from Zwijndrecht to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  4. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU

70€ - 295€

Netherlands → Belgium
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Belgium from Netherlands.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht to Brussels is to bus which costs 12€ - 16€ and takes 3h 51m.

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The fastest way to get from Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht to Brussels is to drive which takes 1h 28m and costs 16€ - 24€.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht to Brussels station. However, there are services departing from H.I.Ambacht, Cascade and arriving at Brussels-North train station via Rotterdam Zuidplein. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 51m.

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The distance between Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht and Brussels is 112 km. The road distance is 130.5 km.

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The best way to get from Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 2h 52m and costs 55€ - 350€.

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It takes approximately 2h 52m to get from Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht to Brussels, including transfers.

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Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht to Brussels bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rotterdam Zuidplein station.

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The best way to get from Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht to Brussels is to train which takes 2h 52m and costs 55€ - 350€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12€ - 16€ and takes 3h 51m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht to Brussels bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels-North train station.

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Map of how to get from Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 112.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 52m

What companies run services between Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht, Netherlands and Brussels, Belgium?

Thalys operates a train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi every 4 hours. Tickets cost 50€ - 110€ and the journey takes 1h 10m. Eurostar also services this route once daily. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Rotterdam Zuidplein to Brussels-North train station 4 times a week. Tickets cost 9€ - 12€ and the journey takes 2h 20m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 340€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
50€ - 75€
Comfort
65€ - 85€
Premium
75€ - 110€
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 75€
Website
Thalys
Standard
40€ - 55€
Comfort
50€ - 70€
Premium
50€ - 75€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 330€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
290€ - 330€
Standard
65€ - 80€
Standard Premier
110€ - 140€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Roosendaal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
5€ - 8€
1st Class
8€ - 13€
Train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr.
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
6€ - 9€
1st Class
9€ - 14€
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Zwijndrecht to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 18€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
13€ - 18€
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 21€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 13€
1st Class
16€ - 21€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rotterdam Zuidplein to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
CityBusExpress
Phone
+31 30 333 33 00
Email
info@citybusexpress.com
Website
citybusexpress.com
Bus from Rotterdam Capelsebrug station to Brussels Noord Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
CityBusExpress
Qbuzz
Phone
033 -4601580
Website
qbuzz.nl
Bus from H.I.Ambacht, Cascade to Zwijndrecht, Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 2€
Website
Qbuzz

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Yes, the driving distance between Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht to Brussels is 130 km. It takes approximately 1h 28m to drive from Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht to Brussels.

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