There are 4 ways to get from Mechelen to Brussels Airport (BRU) by train, bus, taxi or car

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What companies run services between Mechelen, Belgium and Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Mechelen to Brussels Airport (BRU) every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $20 - $23 and the journey takes 11 min. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Mechelen to Brussels Airport (BRU) every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 48 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Mechelen to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
Avg. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Website
belgianrail.be
2nd Class
$20 - $23
1st Class
$28 - $31
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Mechelen Station perron 3 to Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A
Avg. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Taxi
Avg. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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
Berchem Taxi
Phone
+32 3 239 60 60
Website
taxiberchemluchthavenvervoer.be
A-Taxi
Phone
+32 3 283 83 93
Website
taxibedrijfantwerpen.be
Antwerp-Tax
Phone
+32 3 238 38 38
Website
antwerp-tax.be

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Mechelen to Brussels Airport (BRU)?

The distance between Mechelen and Brussels Airport (BRU) is 14 km. The road distance is 21 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Mechelen to Brussels Airport (BRU)?

The cheapest way to get from Mechelen to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to drive which costs 3€ and takes 16 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Mechelen to Brussels Airport (BRU)?

The quickest way to get from Mechelen to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to train which takes 11 min and costs 17€.

Is there a direct train between Mechelen and Brussels Airport (BRU)?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mechelen and arriving at Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

Is there a direct bus between Mechelen and Brussels Airport (BRU)?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mechelen Station perron 3 and arriving at Zaventem Luchthaven Perron A. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 48 min.

How long does it take to get from Mechelen to Brussels Airport (BRU)?

The train from Mechelen to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.