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There are 4 ways to get from Schelle to Brussels by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the train from Schelle to Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem L / ...
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord Ic / ...

10€ - 15€

Cheapest option

Line 460 bus  •  1h 35m

  1. Take the line 460 bus from Boom Markt to Sint-Jans-Molenbeek Ribaucourt 460 / ...

3€ - 6€

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Schelle to Brussels 36 km

80€ - 100€

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Schelle to Brussels 36 km

3€ - 6€

Schelle to Brussels by trains

The train journey time between Schelle and Brussels is around 1h 12m and covers a distance of around 56 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 6m. Operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), the Schelle to Brussels train service departs from Schelle and arrives in Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord. Typically 194 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 12m
Fastest train time:
1h 6m
Trains per week:
194
Cheapest price:
10€
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:23
Last train departs at:
23:23

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Schelle to Brussels train schedules

Schelle → Brussels
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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 Brussels is 800 14689.

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

The social distance requirement in Brussels 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: 9 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Schelle to Brussels is to line 460 bus which costs 2€ - 6€ and takes 1h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Schelle to Brussels is to taxi which costs 80€ - 100€ and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Schelle to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Schelle Kapelstraat and arriving at Sint-Jans-Molenbeek Ribaucourt via Boom Markt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Schelle to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Schelle and arriving at Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord via Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 3m.

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The distance between Schelle and Brussels is 30 km. The road distance is 36 km.

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The best way to get from Schelle to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 1h 3m and costs 10€ - 15€.

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It takes approximately 1h 3m to get from Schelle to Brussels, including transfers.

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Schelle to Brussels bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Boom Markt station.

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Schelle to Brussels train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Schelle station.

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The best way to get from Schelle to Brussels is to train which takes 1h 3m and costs 10€ - 15€. Alternatively, you can line 460 bus, which costs 2€ - 6€ and takes 1h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Schelle to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 30.5 km
  • Duration: 1h 3m

What companies run services between Schelle, Belgium and Brussels, Belgium?

You can take a train from Schelle to Brussels via Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem in around 1h 3m. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Boom Markt to Sint-Jans-Molenbeek Ribaucourt hourly. Tickets cost 1€ - 3€ and the journey takes 55 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Schelle to Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
4€ - 6€
1st Class
5€ - 9€
Train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
6€ - 9€
1st Class
9€ - 13€
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Boom Markt to Sint-Jans-Molenbeek Ribaucourt
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
2€
single ticket
3€
Other operators
Taxi from Schelle to Brussels
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
80€ - 100€
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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Schelle to Brussels bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Sint-Jans-Molenbeek Ribaucourt station.

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Schelle to Brussels train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Schelle to Brussels is 36 km. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Schelle to Brussels.

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