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There are 6 ways to get from Leiden to Soignies by train, bus, car or plane

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 via Brussels  •  3h 10m

  1. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi Thalys / ...

30€ - 84€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 6m

  1. Take the bus from The Hague to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk > The Hague > Rotterdam > Brussels City Center - Midi Train station > London

13€ - 22€

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Train  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi Thalys

49€ - 84€

Train, bus  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Bruxelles, Nord 140 / ...
  3. Take the train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Soignies Ic / ...

21€ - 85€

Drive  •  2h 21m

  1. Drive from Leiden to Soignies 143.6 miles

30€ - 45€

Fly, train  •  3h 42m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Soignies

65€ - 225€

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The cheapest way to get from Leiden to Soignies is to bus which costs 13€ - 22€ and takes 5h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Leiden to Soignies is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2h 21m.

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No, there is no direct train from Leiden to Soignies. However, there are services departing from Leiden Centraal and arriving at Soignies via Rotterdam Centraal and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 10m.

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The distance between Leiden and Soignies is 178 km. The road distance is 229.7 km.

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The best way to get from Leiden to Soignies without a car is to train via Brussels which takes 3h 10m and costs 30€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 3h 10m to get from Leiden to Soignies, including transfers.

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Leiden to Soignies train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Leiden Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Leiden to Soignies is to train via Brussels which takes 3h 10m and costs 30€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 22€ and takes 5h 6m.

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

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Leiden to Soignies train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Brussel-Zuid/Midi station.

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Map of how to get from Leiden to Soignies.
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  • Distance: 111.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 10m

What companies run services between Leiden, Netherlands and Soignies, Belgium?

You can take a train from Leiden to Soignies via Rotterdam Centraal, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 3h 10m. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Leiden to Soignies once daily. Tickets cost 5€ - 8€ and the journey takes 2h 25m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 420€
Train operators
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 Leiden Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
33m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 21€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
9€ - 13€
1st Class
15€ - 21€
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 40€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
16€ - 23€
1st Class
27€ - 40€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
35€ - 55€
1st Class
55€ - 75€
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
35€ - 55€
1st Class
55€ - 75€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 65€
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
30€ - 65€
Premier
65€ - 80€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Soignies
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 9€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
5€ - 9€
1st Class
8€ - 13€
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Soignies
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 20€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
18€ - 20€
1st Class
25€ - 28€
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Rotterdam to Bruxelles, Nord
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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, Rotterdam CS to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
7€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Starbus
Phone
+34 (0) 963 49 67 67
Email
comercial@starbus.es
Website
starbus.es
Bus from Rotterdam Central Station to Brussels - Eurolines
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
starbus.es
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from The Hague to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
Ouibus

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Yes, the driving distance between Leiden to Soignies is 230 km. It takes approximately 2h 21m to drive from Leiden to Soignies.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 132+ hotels available in Soignies. Prices start at 65€ per night.

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The best way to get from Leiden to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 15m and costs 7€ - 16€.

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