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There are 6 ways to get from Lessines to Almere Haven by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train via Ath / Aat  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the train from Ath / Aat to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Almere Centrum

€78 - €153

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels-North train station to Amsterdam Bijlmer Arena 817

€17 - €22

4 alternative options

Train  •  5h 21m

  1. Take the train from Grammont / Geraardsbergen to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi S6
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Almere Centrum

€77 - €152

Train, bus  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the train from Grammont / Geraardsbergen to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi S6
  2. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Utrecht
  3. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Almere Centrum

€27 - €48

Drive  •  2h 49m

  1. Drive from Lessines to Almere Haven 264 km

€30 - €50

Train, fly, bus  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from Lessines / Lessen to Ath / Aat
  2. Take the train from Ath / Aat to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BRU - AMS
  4. Take the bus from Almere Stad, Station Centrum to Almere Haven, De Marken

Lessines to Almere Haven by train and bus

The journey time between Lessines and Almere Haven is around 3h 40m and covers a distance of around 298 km. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 34m. Operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), Thalys, Dutch Railways (NS) and others, the Lessines to Almere Haven service departs from Lessines / Lessen and arrives in Almere Haven, De Marken. Typically 43 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 40m
Fastest journey time:
3h 34m
Journey distance:
298 km
Services per week:
43
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
16 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:45
Last service departs at:
20:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lessines to Almere Haven train and bus schedules

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International entry into Netherlands from Belgium

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Curaçao, Cyprus, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Taiwan, Ukraine, United States and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Netherlands from Belgium

  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Belgium
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Curaçao, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Ukraine, United States and Vatican
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Curaçao, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Ukraine, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Netherlands

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Belgium

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Netherlands is currently allowed from Belgium.

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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
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Almere Haven is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Almere Haven is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Almere Haven is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Belgium from Netherlands.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Lessines to Almere Haven is to bus, which costs €17 - €23 and takes 6h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Lessines to Almere Haven is to drive which costs €30 - €50 and takes 2h 49m.

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The distance between Lessines and Almere Haven is 205 km. The road distance is 264 km.

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The best way to get from Lessines to Almere Haven without a car is to train via Ath / Aat which takes 5h 4m and costs €75 - €160.

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It takes approximately 5h 4m to get from Lessines to Almere Haven, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Lessines to Almere Haven is to train via Ath / Aat which takes 5h 4m and costs €75 - €160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €17 - €23 and takes 6h 58m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Lessines to Almere Haven is 264 km. It takes approximately 2h 49m to drive from Lessines to Almere Haven.

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Tunisair and KLM offer flights from Brussels Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 614+ hotels available in Almere Haven. Prices start at €87 per night.

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  • Distance: 204.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 4m

What companies run services between Lessines, Belgium and Almere Haven, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Lessines to Almere Haven via Ath / Aat, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Schiphol Airport, Almere Centrum, and Almere Stad, Station Centrum in around 5h 4m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels-North train station to Amsterdam Bijlmer Arena 3 times a day. Tickets cost €12 - €15 and the journey takes 3h 45m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €340
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€85 - €260
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Ath / Aat to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€6 - €10
1st Class
€10 - €15
Train from Grammont / Geraardsbergen to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€6 - €9
1st Class
€9 - €14
Train from Lessines / Lessen to Ath / Aat
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €6
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€3 - €6
1st Class
€5 - €8
Train from Ath / Aat to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €17
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€15 - €17
1st Class
€20 - €23
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Thalys
Standard
€60 - €85
Comfort
€70 - €95
Premium
€85 - €120
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 Schiphol Airport to Almere Centrum
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €18
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €11
1st Class
€13 - €18
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Almere Centrum
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €22
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€16 - €22
Bus operators
Blablabus

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 Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
Blablabus
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 Brussels-North train station to Amsterdam Bijlmer Arena
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
allGo
Phone
+31 85 208 0290
Website
allgobus.nl
Bus from Almere Stad, Station Centrum to Almere Haven, De Marken
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
allGo

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