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

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Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Leuven to Hasselt N84

6€ - 8€

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Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Louvain / Leuven to Hasselt L / ...

6€ - 10€

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leuven to Hasselt 56.5 km

110€ - 140€

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Leuven to Hasselt 56.5 km

6€ - 10€

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The cheapest way to get from Leuven to Hasselt is to bus which costs 6€ - 8€ and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leuven to Hasselt is to taxi which costs 110€ - 140€ and takes 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leuven and arriving at Hasselt. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Louvain / Leuven and arriving at Hasselt. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between Leuven and Hasselt is 45 km. The road distance is 56.5 km.

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The best way to get from Leuven to Hasselt without a car is to bus which takes 45 min and costs 6€ - 8€.

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The bus from Leuven to Hasselt takes 45 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Leuven to Hasselt bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Leuven station.

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

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The best way to get from Leuven to Hasselt is to bus which takes 45 min and costs 6€ - 8€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 6€ - 10€ and takes 50 min.

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  • Distance: 45 km
  • Duration: 45 min

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

FlixBus operates a bus from Leuven to Hasselt 5 times a day. Tickets cost 6€ - 8€ and the journey takes 45 min. Alternatively, Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Leuven to Hasselt every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 6€ - 10€ and the journey takes 50 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Louvain / Leuven to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
6€ - 10€
1st Class
10€ - 15€
Bus operators
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 Leuven to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Leuven to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
110€ - 140€
Your Private Driver
Phone
+32 466 24 16 94
Website
yourprivatedriver.be
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be

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Leuven to Hasselt bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Hasselt station.

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Leuven to Hasselt train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Hasselt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leuven to Hasselt is 56 km. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Leuven to Hasselt.

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