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There are 5 ways to get from Kraainem to Waterloo by subway, train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 1 subway, train  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the line 1 subway from Alma to Schuman 1
  2. Take the train from Brux./Brus.-Schuman to Waterloo Ic / ...

€6 - €8

Cheapest option

Line 318 bus, train  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the line 318 bus from Kraainem Dezangré to Brussel Noord afstaphalte 318 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Waterloo S1

€6 - €8

3 alternative options

Line 318 bus, bus  •  1h 24m

  1. Take the line 318 bus from Kraainem Dezangré to Sint-Joost-ten-Node Madou 318 / ...
  2. Take the bus from SAINT-GILLES Porte de Hal to WATERLOO Eglise W / ...

Taxi  •  15 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kraainem to Waterloo 19.5 km

€27 - €35

Drive  •  15 min

  1. Drive from Kraainem to Waterloo 19.5 km

€2 - €4

Kraainem to Waterloo by subway and train

The journey time between Kraainem and Waterloo is around 52 min and covers a distance of around 24 km. The fastest journey normally takes 48 min. Operated by STIB and Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), the Kraainem to Waterloo service departs from Alma and arrives in Waterloo. Typically 165 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
52 min
Fastest journey time:
48 min
Journey distance:
24 km
Services per week:
165
Cheapest price:
€6
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:32
Last service departs at:
21:47

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kraainem to Waterloo subway and train schedules

Kraainem → Waterloo
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If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 800 14689

Frequently Asked Questions


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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Waterloo is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Waterloo is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 14689.

Last updated: 1 Aug 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kraainem to Waterloo is to drive which costs €2 - €4 and takes 15 min.

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The fastest way to get from Kraainem to Waterloo is to taxi which takes 15 min and costs €27 - €35.

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No, there is no direct train from Kraainem to Waterloo. However, there are services departing from Alma and arriving at Waterloo via Brux./Brus.-Schuman. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 9m.

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The distance between Kraainem and Waterloo is 17 km. The road distance is 19.5 km.

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The best way to get from Kraainem to Waterloo without a car is to line 1 subway and train which takes 1h 9m and costs €6 - €9.

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It takes approximately 1h 9m to get from Kraainem to Waterloo, including transfers.

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Kraainem to Waterloo train services, operated by STIB, depart from Alma station.

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Kraainem to Waterloo train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Waterloo station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kraainem to Waterloo is 20 km. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Kraainem to Waterloo.

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There are 402+ hotels available in Waterloo. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Kraainem to Waterloo.
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  • Distance: 16.9 km
  • Duration: 1h 9m

What companies run services between Kraainem, Belgium and Waterloo, Belgium?

You can take a bus from Kraainem to Waterloo via Sint-Joost-ten-Node Madou, Madou, Porte De Hal, and SAINT-GILLES Porte de Hal in around 1h 24m.

Train operators
STIB
Phone
+32 70 23 20 00
Website
stib-mivb.be
Subway from Alma to Schuman
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€3
Website
STIB
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux./Brus.-Schuman to Waterloo
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€4 - €6
1st Class
€6 - €10
Train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Waterloo
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€4 - €6
1st Class
€6 - €10
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Kraainem Dezangré to Sint-Joost-ten-Node Madou
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Bus from Kraainem Dezangré to Brussel Noord afstaphalte
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
TEC Brabant Wallon
Phone
+32 10 23 53 53
Email
info.bw@letec.be
Website
letec.be
Bus from SAINT-GILLES Porte de Hal to WATERLOO Eglise
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
TEC Brabant Wallon
TEC Charleroi
Phone
+32 71 23 41 15
Email
info.bw@letec.be
Website
letec.be
Bus from SAINT-GILLES Porte de Hal to WATERLOO Eglise
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
TEC Charleroi
Other operators
Taxi from Kraainem to Waterloo
Ave. Duration
15 min
Estimated price
€27 - €35
Your Private Driver
Phone
+32 466 24 16 94
Website
yourprivatedriver.be
Viabrussels
Phone
+32 49 42 63 06 5
Website
viabrussels.com
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Prestige DRIVER
Phone
+32 493 84 65 91
Website
prestigedriver.be
Gentle car service
Phone
+32 497 11 17 61
Website
taxi-aeroports.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be
Airport-driver.be
Phone
+32 488 09 36 51
Website
airport-driver.be
Airport Taxis
Phone
+32 28 81 02 02
Website
airport-taxis.be

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