There are 4 ways to get from Houthalen to Brussels Airport (BRU) by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Houthalen Centrum to Hasselt Station perron 9 18a / ...
  2. Take the train from Hasselt to Brussels Airport - Zaventem Ic

$25 - $27

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Houthalen Park & Ride to Haren N.A.V.O. 178

$9 - $11

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Houthalen to Brussels Airport (BRU) 48.9 miles

$200 - $240

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Houthalen to Brussels Airport (BRU) 48.9 miles

$10 - $15

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Houthalen to Brussels Airport (BRU). However, there are services departing from Houthalen Centrum and arriving at Zaventem Luchthaven Perron B via Houthalen Park & Ride and Haren Raket. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 42 min.

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The distance between Houthalen and Brussels Airport (BRU) is 64 km. The road distance is 78.2 km.

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The best way to get from Houthalen to Brussels Airport (BRU) without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 11 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to get from Houthalen to Brussels Airport (BRU), including transfers.

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Houthalen to Brussels Airport (BRU) bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Houthalen Park & Ride station.

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Houthalen to Brussels Airport (BRU) bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Haren N.A.V.O. station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Houthalen to Brussels Airport (BRU) is 78 km. It takes approximately 45 min to drive from Houthalen to Brussels Airport (BRU).

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There are 966+ hotels available in Brussels Airport (BRU). Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Houthalen to Brussels Airport (BRU).
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  • Distance: 40.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 11 min

What companies run services between Houthalen, Belgium and Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium?

De Lijn operates a bus from Houthalen to Brussels Airport (BRU) once daily. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 1 h 10 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Hasselt to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $24
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $24
1st Class
$31 - $34
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Houthalen Centrum to Hasselt Station perron 9
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Houthalen Park & Ride to Haren N.A.V.O.
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Taxi from Houthalen to Brussels Airport (BRU)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$200 - $240

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