There are 2 ways to get from Leuven to Ostend by train or car

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Train  •  1h 41m

  1. Take the train from Louvain / Leuven to Ostende / Oostende Ic

13€ - 19€

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Drive  •  1h 20m

  1. Drive from Leuven to Ostend 141.4 km

16€ - 24€

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The cheapest way to get from Leuven to Ostend is to train which costs 13€ - 19€ and takes 1h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Leuven to Ostend is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 1h 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Louvain / Leuven and arriving at Ostende / Oostende. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 41m.

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The distance between Leuven and Ostend is 130 km. The road distance is 141.4 km.

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The best way to get from Leuven to Ostend without a car is to train which takes 1h 41m and costs 13€ - 19€.

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The train from Louvain / Leuven to Ostende / Oostende takes 1h 41m including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Leuven to Ostend is 141 km. It takes approximately 1h 20m to drive from Leuven to Ostend.

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  • Distance: 129.5 km
  • Duration: 1h 41m

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Leuven to Ostend hourly. Tickets cost 13€ - 19€ and the journey takes 1h 41m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Louvain / Leuven to Ostende / Oostende
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
1st Class
20€ - 30€

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