Duration 35 min
Distance 59.7 km
Average price 30€
Possible routes 4 found

Leuven to Berchem

Rome2rio has found 4 ways to get from Leuven to Berchem by train, bus, taxi and car. We recommend taking the train from Louvain / Leuven to Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem, which is the cheapest option and takes around 1h.

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Train

  1. Louvain / Leuven
  2. Berchem
1h
Bookable on Rome2rio
Cheapest
6€ - 10€
Alternative routes

Line 284 bus, train

  1. Leuven Rector De Somerplein zone B
  2. Malines / Mechelen
  3. Berchem
1h 28m
7€ - 22€

Taxi

  1. Leuven
  2. Berchem
Fastest
35 min
80€ - 100€

Drive

  1. Leuven
  2. Berchem
35 min
7€ - 11€

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Leuven to Berchem? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Leuven to Berchem is to train which costs 6€ - 10€ and takes 1h.

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The quickest way to get from Leuven to Berchem is to taxi which costs 80€ - 100€ and takes 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Louvain / Leuven and arriving at Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h.

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The distance between Leuven and Berchem is 40 km. The road distance is 59.7 km.

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The best way to get from Leuven to Berchem without a car is to train which takes 1h and costs 6€ - 10€.

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The train from Louvain / Leuven to Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem takes 1h including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Leuven to Berchem train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Louvain / Leuven station.

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Leuven to Berchem train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leuven to Berchem is 60 km. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Leuven to Berchem.

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How to travel from Leuven to Berchem

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Leuven to Berchem right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Leuven and Berchem?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Leuven to Berchem every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 6€ - 10€ and the journey takes 1h.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Train from Louvain / Leuven to Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
1h
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 Malines / Mechelen to Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
4€ - 7€
1st Class
7€ - 10€

Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 19€
Train from Mechelen to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 19€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 11€
1st Class
13€ - 19€

About this operator

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.

Bus operators
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€

Contact Details

Bus from Leuven Rector De Somerplein zone B to Mechelen Station perron 14
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn

Other operators
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
80€ - 100€
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
80€ - 100€
Airport Taxis
Phone
+32 28 81 02 02
Website
airport-taxis.be

Antwerp, Belgium

Antwerp is a city in Belgium, the capital of Antwerp province in the region of Flanders. With a population of 510,610, it is the most populous city proper in Belgium. Its metropolitan area houses around 1,200,000 people, which is second behind Brussels. - Wikipedia

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