There are 4 ways to get from Leuven to Tienen by train, bus, 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

Train  •  13 min

  1. Intercity

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 380 bus  •  35 min

  1. 380

$4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. 21.5 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  24 min

  1. 21.5 miles

$4 - $7

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Leuven to Tienen every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Leuven to Tienen hourly. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Leuven to Tienen
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$7 - $11
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Leuven Delaunoislaan to Tienen Grote Markt
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Taxi from Leuven to Tienen
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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

The distance between Leuven and Tienen is 18 km. The road distance is 34 km.

The cheapest way to get from Leuven to Tienen is to line 380 bus which costs 3€ and takes 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Leuven to Tienen is to train which takes 13 min and costs 4€ - 7€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leuven and arriving at Tienen. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leuven Delaunoislaan and arriving at Tienen Grote Markt. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

The train from Leuven to Tienen takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.