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There are 3 ways to get from Journal to Brussels by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  2h 19m

  1. Take the bus from CHAMPLON Place de la Gare to MARLOIE Gare - Quai 4 E78
  2. Take the train from Marloie to Brux./Brus.-Luxemb. Ic / ...

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Bus  •  3h 18m

  1. Take the bus from CHAMPLON Place de la Gare to NAMUR Pl. de la Station - Quai E E78
  2. Take the bus from Namur to Brussels-North train station 1929

Drive  •  1h 24m

  1. Drive from Journal to Brussels 127.9 km

€13 - €20

Journal to Brussels by bus and train

The journey time between Journal and Brussels is around 1h 53m and covers a distance of around 126 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 52m. Operated by TEC Namur - Luxembourg and Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), the Journal to Brussels service departs from CHAMPLON Place de la Gare and arrives in Brux./Brus.-Luxemb.. Typically 49 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 53m
Fastest journey time:
1h 52m
Services per week:
49
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:11
Last service departs at:
19:11

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Journal to Brussels bus and train schedules

Journal → Brussels
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The cheapest way to get from Journal to Brussels is to drive which costs €13 - €20 and takes 1h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Journal to Brussels is to drive which costs €13 - €20 and takes 1h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Journal to Brussels station. However, there are services departing from CHAMPLON Place de la Gare and arriving at Brussels-North train station via NAMUR Pl. de la Station - Quai D and Namur. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 18m.

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The distance between Journal and Brussels is 115 km. The road distance is 127.9 km.

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The best way to get from Journal to Brussels without a car is to bus and train which takes 2h 19m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 19m to get from Journal to Brussels, including transfers.

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Journal to Brussels bus services, operated by TEC Namur - Luxembourg, depart from CHAMPLON Place de la Gare station.

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Journal to Brussels bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels-North train station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Journal to Brussels is 128 km. It takes approximately 1h 24m to drive from Journal to Brussels.

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  • Distance: 115.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 19m

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

You can take a bus from Journal to Brussels via NAMUR Pl. de la Station - Quai E, NAMUR Pl. de la Station - Quai D, NAMUR Rue du Premier Lanciers, and Namur in around 3h 18m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Marloie to Brux./Brus.-Luxemb.
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€16 - €24
Bus operators
TEC Namur - Luxembourg
Phone
+32 81 25 35 55
Email
info.bw@letec.be
Website
letec.be
Bus from CHAMPLON Place de la Gare to MARLOIE Gare - Quai 4
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
TEC Namur - Luxembourg
Bus from CHAMPLON Place de la Gare to NAMUR Pl. de la Station - Quai E
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
TEC Namur - Luxembourg
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 Namur to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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