There are 3 ways to get from Liège to Louvain-la-Neuve by train, bus 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  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Palais to Ottignies Intercity

$13 - $18

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Liège to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station Dortmund > Duisburg > Dusseldorf > Cologne > Aix-la-Chapelle > Liège > Bruxelles Schaerbeek - Gare Nord > Bruxelles Centre - Gare Midi > Paris Centre - Bercy > Orléans > Tours > Poitiers > Angoulême > Bordeaux Centre > Bayonne > Saint-Sébastien > Hernani
  2. Take the bus from Ixelles Plaine to Louvain-la-Neuve Gare d'Autobus C

$11 - $17

1 alternative option

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Liège to Louvain-la-Neuve 51.7 miles

$10 - $16

What companies run services between Liège, Belgium and Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Liège to Louvain-la-Neuve hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Liège to Louvain-la-Neuve via Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station, Bruxelles-Nord, Etterbeek, and Ixelles Plaine in around 2 h 27 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Liège-Palais to Ottignies
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $27
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Liège to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from Ixelles Plaine to Louvain-la-Neuve Gare d'Autobus
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
infotec.be

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Liège to Louvain-la-Neuve?

The distance between Liège and Louvain-la-Neuve is 67 km. The road distance is 83 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Liège to Louvain-la-Neuve?

The cheapest way to get from Liège to Louvain-la-Neuve is to drive which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 52 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Liège to Louvain-la-Neuve?

The quickest way to get from Liège to Louvain-la-Neuve is to drive which takes 52 min and costs 8€ - 13€.

Is there a direct train between Liège and Louvain-la-Neuve?

No, there is no direct train from Liège to Louvain-la-Neuve. However, there are services departing from Liège-Palais and arriving at Louvain-la-neuve-Uni via Ottignies. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Liège to Louvain-la-Neuve?

It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Liège to Louvain-la-Neuve, including transfers.