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

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Train  •  32 min

  1. Take the train from Louvain / Leuven to Wavre / Waver S20

4€ - 7€

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Bus  •  41 min

  1. Take the bus from Leuven Naamsepoort to Waver Station 337 / ...

3€

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Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Leuven to Wavre 44.8 km

60€ - 75€

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Leuven to Wavre 44.8 km

5€ - 8€

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The cheapest way to get from Leuven to Wavre is to bus which costs 3€ and takes 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leuven to Wavre is to taxi which costs 60€ - 75€ and takes 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leuven Naamsepoort and arriving at Waver Station station. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Louvain / Leuven and arriving at Wavre / Waver. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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The distance between Leuven and Wavre is 19 km. The road distance is 44.8 km.

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The best way to get from Leuven to Wavre without a car is to train which takes 32 min and costs 4€ - 7€.

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The train from Louvain / Leuven to Wavre / Waver takes 32 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Leuven to Wavre bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Leuven Naamsepoort station.

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Leuven to Wavre 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 Wavre is to train which takes 32 min and costs 4€ - 7€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 3€ and takes 41 min.

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  • Distance: 19.4 km
  • Duration: 32 min

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Leuven to Wavre hourly. Tickets cost 4€ - 7€ and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Leuven to Wavre every 2 hours. Tickets cost 3€ and the journey takes 41 min. Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) also services this route 6 times a week.

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Leuven to Wavre bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Waver Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Leuven to Wavre is 45 km. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Leuven to Wavre.

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There are 1233+ hotels available in Wavre. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Flag of Belgium Wavre, Belgium

Wavre is a city and municipality in the Belgian province of Walloon Brabant, of which it is the capital. - Wikipedia

Things to do in Wavre

  • Walibi Belgium

    Walibi Belgium, formerly Walibi Wavre and then Six Flags Belgium, is a Belgian theme park located in Wavre, close to Brussels. During the 1998 to 2004 period, it was owned by Six Flags, Inc, an American theme park operator. It was later sold to Palamon Capital Partners. As of 2006, the park is owned and operated, along with Paris' Parc Astérix, by CDA Parks (a division of Compagnie des Alpes). The Walibi name comes from the mix of Wavre, Limal and Bièrges, three towns in the Belgian province of Walloon Brabant, where the park is situated.

  • Musée Hergé

    The Musée Hergé, or Hergé Museum, is a museum in Belgium dedicated to the life and work of the Belgian cartoonist Georges Remi (1907–83), who wrote under the pen name Hergé, creator of the series of comic albums, The Adventures of Tintin.

  • Grand Place

    The Grand Place or Grote Markt is the central square of Brussels. It is surrounded by opulent guildhalls and two larger edifices, the city's Town Hall, and the Breadhouse (French: Maison du Roi, Dutch: Broodhuis) building containing the Museum of the City of Brussels. The square is the most important tourist destination and most memorable landmark in Brussels. The building measures 68 by, and it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Le_Roy_d%27Espagne_(Grand-Place).jpg

  • Cinquantenaire

    Parc du Cinquantenaire or Jubelpark is a large public, urban park (30 hectares) in the easternmost part of the European Quarter in Brussels, Belgium.

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