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There are 6 ways to get from Lessines to Nivelles by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train via Ath / Aat  •  2h 5m

  1. Take the train from Ath / Aat to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Nivelles / Nijvel S1 / ...

€15 - €23

Cheapest option

Train  •  2h 20m

  1. Take the train from Grammont / Geraardsbergen to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi S6 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Nivelles / Nijvel S1 / ...

€14 - €22

4 alternative options

Train, line 63 bus  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the train from Lessines / Lessen to Jurbise / Jurbeke L
  2. Take the line 63 bus from BRAINE-LE-COMTE Gare to NIVELLES Place de Lalieux 63 / ...

Line 87 bus, line 2 bus  •  3h 21m

  1. Take the line 87 bus from Lessines Sncb to ENGHIEN/EDINGEN Gare/Station 87
  2. Take the line 2 bus from BRAINE-LE-CHATEAU Quatre Bras to NIVELLES Place de Lalieux 2 / ...

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Lessines to Nivelles 54.2 km

€110 - €140

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Lessines to Nivelles 54.2 km

€5 - €9

Lessines to Nivelles by train

The train journey time between Lessines and Nivelles is around 2h 1m and covers a distance of around 91 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 36m. Operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), the Lessines to Nivelles train service departs from Lessines / Lessen and arrives in Nivelles / Nijvel. Typically 133 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2h 1m
Fastest train time:
1h 36m
Trains per week:
133
Cheapest price:
€15
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:45
Last train departs at:
22:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Lessines to Nivelles train schedules

Lessines → Nivelles
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Nivelles is 800 14689.

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

The social distance requirement in Nivelles is 1.5 metres.

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Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Lessines to Nivelles is to drive which costs €5 - €9 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lessines to Nivelles is to taxi which costs €110 - €140 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lessines to Nivelles. However, there are services departing from Lessines / Lessen and arriving at Nivelles / Nijvel via Ath / Aat and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 5m.

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The distance between Lessines and Nivelles is 37 km. The road distance is 54.2 km.

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The best way to get from Lessines to Nivelles without a car is to train via Ath / Aat which takes 2h 5m and costs €14 - €24.

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It takes approximately 2h 5m to get from Lessines to Nivelles, including transfers.

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Lessines to Nivelles train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Ath / Aat station.

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The best way to get from Lessines to Nivelles is to train via Ath / Aat which takes 2h 5m and costs €14 - €24. Alternatively, you can line 87 bus and line 2 bus, which costs and takes 3h 21m.

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Lessines to Nivelles train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Nivelles / Nijvel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lessines to Nivelles is 54 km. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Lessines to Nivelles.

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Map of how to get from Lessines to Nivelles.
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  • Distance: 36.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 5m

What companies run services between Lessines, Belgium and Nivelles, Belgium?

You can take a train from Lessines to Nivelles via Ath / Aat and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 2h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lessines to Nivelles via ENGHIEN/EDINGEN Gare/Station, Enghien / Edingen, Hal / Halle, HALLE Station, and BRAINE-LE-CHATEAU Quatre Bras in around 3h 21m.

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
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€6 - €10
1st Class
€10 - €15
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Nivelles / Nijvel
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€5 - €8
1st Class
€7 - €11
Train from Grammont / Geraardsbergen to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
41 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 Jurbise / Jurbeke
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€4 - €7
1st Class
€7 - €11
Bus operators
TEC Brabant Wallon
Phone
+32 10 23 53 53
Email
info.bw@letec.be
Website
letec.be
Bus from BRAINE-LE-COMTE Gare to NIVELLES Place de Lalieux
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
TEC Brabant Wallon
Bus from BRAINE-LE-CHATEAU Quatre Bras to NIVELLES Place de Lalieux
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
TEC Brabant Wallon
TEC Hainaut
Phone
+32 65 38 88 15
Email
info.bw@letec.be
Website
letec.be
Bus from Lessines Sncb to ENGHIEN/EDINGEN Gare/Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
TEC Hainaut
Other operators
Taxi from Lessines to Nivelles
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
€110 - €140
Taxis Willy
Phone
+32 65 31 98 08
Website
taxiswillymons.be
Taxi Top Mons
Phone
+32 65 84 24 06
Website
taxitop.be

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