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There are 4 ways to get from Luxembourg to Heverlee by bus, train or car

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Bus, line 358 bus  •  4h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Brussels-North train station N506 / ...
  2. Take the line 358 bus from Brussel Noord opstaphalte to Leuven Rector De Somerplein zone A 358 / ...

€15 - €21

3 alternative options

Train  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the train from Arlon / Aarlen to Ottignies Ic / ...

€25 - €37

Bus, line 616 bus  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to Brussels, Gare du Midi RegioJet
  2. Take the line 616 bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A to Heverlee Station 616

€17 - €23

Drive  •  2h 3m

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Heverlee 205.7 km

€22 - €35

Luxembourg to Heverlee by bus

The bus journey time between Luxembourg and Heverlee is around 4h 43m and covers a distance of around 251 km. The fastest bus normally takes 4h 7m. Operated by FlixBus and De Lijn, the Luxembourg to Heverlee bus service departs from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon and arrives in Heverlee Groenstraat. Typically 36 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
4h 43m
Fastest bus time:
4h 7m
Bus distance:
251 km
Buses per week:
36
Cheapest price:
€15
Carbon emissions:
31 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
03:35
Last bus departs at:
17:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Luxembourg to Heverlee bus schedules

Luxembourg → Belgium
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International entry into Belgium from Luxembourg

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Luxembourg
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Belgium, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Argentina, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Eswatini, India, Lesotho, Malawi, Mexico, Mozambique, Namibia, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, South Africa, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Belgium from Luxembourg

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Luxembourg
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area with the exception of Andorra, Cyprus, Denmark, France, Greece, Ireland, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Portugal and Spain. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Albania, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand and United States
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Argentina, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eswatini, Georgia, India, Indonesia, Lesotho, Malawi, Mexico, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Russia, South Africa, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Uganda, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Albania, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eswatini, Georgia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Lesotho, Macau, Malawi, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Suriname, Taiwan, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Uganda, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States, Uruguay, Zambia and Zimbabwe

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Rules to follow in Belgium

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Luxembourg

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Belgium from Luxembourg.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Heverlee is 800 14689.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Heverlee is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Heverlee is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 14689.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Luxembourg from Belgium.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 29 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg to Heverlee is to bus and line 358 bus which costs €14 - €22 and takes 4h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Luxembourg to Heverlee is to drive which costs €22 - €35 and takes 2h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Luxembourg to Heverlee. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon and arriving at Heverlee Groenstraat via Brussel Noord opstaphalte and Leuven Rector De Somerplein zone C. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 27m.

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No, there is no direct train from Luxembourg to Heverlee. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale and arriving at Heverlee via Arlon / Aarlen, Ottignies and Sint-Joris-Weert. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 47m.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Heverlee is 173 km. The road distance is 205.7 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Heverlee without a car is to bus and line 358 bus which takes 4h 27m and costs €14 - €22.

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It takes approximately 4h 27m to get from Luxembourg to Heverlee, including transfers.

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Luxembourg to Heverlee bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon station.

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Luxembourg to Heverlee train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Arlon / Aarlen station.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Heverlee is to bus and line 358 bus which takes 4h 27m and costs €14 - €22. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €25 - €40 and takes 4h 47m.

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Map of how to get from Luxembourg to Heverlee.
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  • Distance: 172.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 27m

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Heverlee, Belgium?

You can take a bus from Luxembourg to Heverlee via Brussels-North train station, Brussel Noord opstaphalte, Leuven Rector De Somerplein zone A, and Leuven Rector De Somerplein zone C in around 4h 27m. Alternatively, Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Arlon / Aarlen to Ottignies hourly. Tickets cost €15 - €23 and the journey takes 2h 4m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Arlon / Aarlen to Ottignies
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €23
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€15 - €23
1st Class
€24 - €35
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 Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel Noord opstaphalte to Leuven Rector De Somerplein zone A
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Bus from Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A to Heverlee Station
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to Brussels, Gare du Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
RegioJet

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Luxembourg to Heverlee bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Leuven Rector De Somerplein zone A station.

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Luxembourg to Heverlee train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Ottignies station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg to Heverlee is 206 km. It takes approximately 2h 3m to drive from Luxembourg to Heverlee.

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