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There are 3 ways to get from Mechelen to Vught by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1h 56m

  1. Take the train from Malines / Mechelen to Breda Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Breda to Hertogenbosch Intercity / ...

24€ - 66€

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Train, bus, line 140 bus  •  3h 53m

  1. Take the train from Malines / Mechelen to Breda Ic
  2. Take the bus from Breda, Centraal Station to Tilburg, Centraal Station 132 / ...
  3. Take the line 140 bus from Tilburg, Centraal Station to Vught, Helvoirtseweg 140

22€ - 41€

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 15m

  1. Drive from Mechelen to Vught 114 km

14€ - 21€

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Vught is 1351.

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

The social distance requirement in Vught is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Mechelen to Vught is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Mechelen to Vught is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Mechelen to Vught. However, there are services departing from Malines / Mechelen and arriving at Vught via Breda and Hertogenbosch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 56m.

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The distance between Mechelen and Vught is 90 km. The road distance is 114 km.

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The best way to get from Mechelen to Vught without a car is to train which takes 1h 56m and costs 23€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 1h 56m to get from Mechelen to Vught, including transfers.

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Mechelen to Vught train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Malines / Mechelen station.

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Mechelen to Vught train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Hertogenbosch station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mechelen to Vught is 114 km. It takes approximately 1h 15m to drive from Mechelen to Vught.

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  • Distance: 89.6 km
  • Duration: 1h 56m

What companies run services between Mechelen, Belgium and Vught, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Mechelen to Vught via Breda and Hertogenbosch in around 1h 56m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Malines / Mechelen to Breda
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 13€
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 13€
1st Class
13€ - 20€
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Mechelen to Breda
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
12€ - 28€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
12€ - 17€
1st Class
20€ - 28€
Train from Breda to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 22€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
16€ - 22€
Bus operators
Bravo
Phone
0900-9292
Email
klantenservice@bravo.info
Website
bravo.info
Bus from Breda, Centraal Station to Tilburg, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
8€
Website
Bravo
Bus from Tilburg, Centraal Station to Vught, Helvoirtseweg
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€
Website
Bravo

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