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There are 5 ways to get from Herne to Aarschot by train, bus 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.

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Train  •  4h 39m

  1. Take the train from Duisburg Hauptbahnhof to Liege-Guillemins Thalys
  2. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Louvain / Leuven Ic / ...

59€ - 102€

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Duisburg  •  6h 3m

  1. Take the train from Herne to Duisburg Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Herzogenrath Rb / ...
  3. Take the train from Herzogenrath to Maastricht Re
  4. Take the bus from Maastricht Station perron D to Hasselt Station perron 10 20a / ...
  5. Take the train from Hasselt to Aarschot Ic / ...

45€ - 85€

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6h 18m

  1. Take the train from Bochum Hbf to Aachen Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Maastricht Re
  3. Take the bus from Maastricht Station perron D to Hasselt Station perron 10 20a / ...

57€ - 82€

Bus, line 427 bus  •  7h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Essen - Hauptbahnhof to Antwerpen
  2. Take the line 427 bus from Antwerpen F. Rooseveltplaats perron 12 to Herentals Belgiëlaan 427 / ...

52€ - 76€

Drive  •  2h 6m

  1. Drive from Herne to Aarschot 134.6 miles

24€ - 40€

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The cheapest way to get from Herne to Aarschot is to drive which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 2h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Herne to Aarschot is to drive which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 2h 6m.

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No, there is no direct train from Herne to Aarschot. However, there are services departing from Herne and arriving at Aarschot via Duisburg Hauptbahnhof, Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins and Louvain / Leuven. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 39m.

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The distance between Herne and Aarschot is 177 km. The road distance is 215.4 km.

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The best way to get from Herne to Aarschot without a car is to train which takes 4h 39m and costs 55€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 4h 39m to get from Herne to Aarschot, including transfers.

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Herne to Aarschot train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Duisburg Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Herne to Aarschot is to train which takes 4h 39m and costs 55€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus and line 427 bus, which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 7h 5m.

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Herne to Aarschot train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Louvain / Leuven station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Herne to Aarschot is 215 km. It takes approximately 2h 6m to drive from Herne to Aarschot.

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  • Distance: 110.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 39m

What companies run services between Herne, Germany and Aarschot, Belgium?

You can take a train from Herne to Aarschot via Duisburg Hauptbahnhof, Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins, and Louvain / Leuven in around 4h 39m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Herne to Aarschot via Essen Hbf, Essen - Hauptbahnhof, Antwerpen, Antwerpen F. Rooseveltplaats perron 12, and Herentals Belgiëlaan in around 7h 5m.

Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Duisburg Hauptbahnhof to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
45€ - 65€
1st Class
65€ - 90€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Louvain / Leuven
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
belgiantrain.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
12€ - 18€
Train from Hasselt to Aarschot
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 9€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
5€ - 9€
1st Class
8€ - 13€
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Herne to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Herzogenrath
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Herzogenrath to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bochum Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Aachen Hbf to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Herne to Duisburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€ - 4€
Website
eurobahn.de
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Herzogenrath to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Aachen Hbf to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
arriva.nl
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Maastricht Station perron D to Hasselt Station perron 10
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
Bus from Antwerpen F. Rooseveltplaats perron 12 to Herentals Belgiëlaan
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Essen - Hauptbahnhof to Antwerpen
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
eurolines.de

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