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There are 4 ways to get from Mechelen to Wemmel by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 241 bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Malines / Mechelen to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord Ic / ...
  2. Take the line 241 bus from Brussel Noord opstaphalte to Wemmel Markt 240 / ...

€5 - €9

Cheapest option

Line 282 bus, line 820 bus  •  1h 46m

  1. Take the line 282 bus from Mechelen Brusselpoort to Vilvoorde Station Perron 2 282 / ...
  2. Take the line 820 bus from Vilvoorde Station Perron 1 to Jette Dikke Beuk 820

€4 - €8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mechelen to Wemmel 28.3 km

€40 - €50

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Mechelen to Wemmel 28.3 km

€3 - €5

Mechelen to Wemmel by train and bus

The journey time between Mechelen and Wemmel is around 1h and covers a distance of around 33 km. The fastest journey normally takes 46 min. Operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) and De Lijn, the Mechelen to Wemmel service departs from Malines / Mechelen and arrives in Wemmel Markt. Typically 385 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h
Fastest journey time:
46 min
Journey distance:
33 km
Services per week:
385
Cheapest price:
€5
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:24
Last service departs at:
23:47

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Mechelen to Wemmel train and bus schedules

Departing Friday, August 6, 2021

Mechelen → Wemmel
Partially open

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Frequently Asked Questions


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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 Wemmel is 800 14689.

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

The social distance requirement in Wemmel is 1.5 metres.

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

Last updated: 4 Aug 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mechelen to Wemmel is to drive which costs €3 - €5 and takes 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mechelen to Wemmel is to taxi which costs €40 - €50 and takes 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mechelen to Wemmel. However, there are services departing from Mechelen Brusselpoort and arriving at Wemmel Zandloper via Vilvoorde Station Perron 1 and Jette Dikke Beuk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 46m.

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The distance between Mechelen and Wemmel is 18 km. The road distance is 28.3 km.

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The best way to get from Mechelen to Wemmel without a car is to train and line 241 bus which takes 58 min and costs €5 - €10.

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Mechelen to Wemmel, including transfers.

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Mechelen to Wemmel bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Mechelen Brusselpoort station.

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Mechelen to Wemmel bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Jette Dikke Beuk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mechelen to Wemmel is 28 km. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Mechelen to Wemmel.

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Map of how to get from Mechelen to Wemmel.
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  • Distance: 17.8 km
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between Mechelen, Belgium and Wemmel, Belgium?

You can take a bus from Mechelen to Wemmel via Vilvoorde Station Perron 1 and Jette Dikke Beuk in around 1h 46m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Malines / Mechelen to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€4 - €7
1st Class
€6 - €10
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel Noord opstaphalte to Wemmel Markt
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Bus from Mechelen Brusselpoort to Vilvoorde Station Perron 2
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Bus from Vilvoorde Station Perron 1 to Jette Dikke Beuk
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Other operators
Taxi from Mechelen to Wemmel
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Your Private Driver
Phone
+32 466 24 16 94
Website
yourprivatedriver.be
Viabrussels
Phone
+32 49 42 63 06 5
Website
viabrussels.com
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Prestige DRIVER
Phone
+32 493 84 65 91
Website
prestigedriver.be
Gentle car service
Phone
+32 497 11 17 61
Website
taxi-aeroports.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be
Airport-driver.be
Phone
+32 488 09 36 51
Website
airport-driver.be
Airport Taxis
Phone
+32 28 81 02 02
Website
airport-taxis.be
Taxi Local BVBA2
Phone
+32 465 80 76 834
Website
luchthavenvervoer-antwerpen.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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