There are 4 ways to get from Leuven to Geel by bus, train, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Leuven Station Perron 15 to Geel Stadspark 306

$4

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Leuven to Lier(B) Intercity / ...
  2. Take the train from Lier(B) to Geel Intercity

$9 - $15

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leuven to Geel 29.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Leuven to Geel 29.4 miles

$6 - $9

What companies run services between Leuven, Belgium and Geel, Belgium?

De Lijn operates a bus from Leuven to Geel every 2 hours. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Leuven to Geel via Lier(B) in around 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Leuven to Lier(B)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $17
Train from Lier(B) to Geel
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$2 - $4
1st Class
$4 - $6
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Leuven Station Perron 15 to Geel Stadspark
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Taxi from Leuven to Geel
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be
Limostar
Phone
+32 2 512 01 01
Website
limostar.be

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Leuven to Geel?

The distance between Leuven and Geel is 38 km. The road distance is 47 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Leuven to Geel?

The cheapest way to get from Leuven to Geel is to bus which costs 3€ and takes 1 h 8 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Leuven to Geel?

The quickest way to get from Leuven to Geel is to taxi which takes 42 min and costs 100€ - 130€.

Is there a direct train between Leuven and Geel?

No, there is no direct train from Leuven to Geel. However, there are services departing from Leuven and arriving at Geel via Lier(B). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

Is there a direct bus between Leuven and Geel?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leuven Station Perron 15 and arriving at Geel Stadspark. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

How long does it take to get from Leuven to Geel?

The bus from Leuven Station Perron 15 to Geel Stadspark takes 1 h 8 min including transfers and departs every two hours.