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

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Line 299 bus, train  •  1h 44m

  1. Take the line 299 bus from Tessenderlo Lichtveld to Diest Station perron 3 17a / ...
  2. Take the train from Diest to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord Ic / ...

9€ - 14€

Cheapest option

Bus, line 358 bus  •  3h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Diest Station Perron 8 to Leuven Station Perron 2 370 / ...
  2. Take the line 358 bus from Leuven Station Perron 8 to Brussel Rogier 358 / ...

4€ - 8€

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tessenderlo to Brussels 71.3 km

100€ - 120€

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Tessenderlo to Brussels 71.3 km

7€ - 11€

Tessenderlo → Brussels
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The cheapest way to get from Tessenderlo to Brussels is to bus and line 358 bus which costs 3€ - 9€ and takes 3h 5m.

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The fastest way to get from Tessenderlo to Brussels is to taxi. Taking this option will cost 100€ - 120€ and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tessenderlo to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Tessenderlo Lichtveld and arriving at Brussel Rogier via Diest Station Perron 8 and Leuven Station Perron 8. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 5m.

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The distance between Tessenderlo and Brussels is 57 km. The road distance is 71.3 km.

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The best way to get from Tessenderlo to Brussels without a car is to line 299 bus and train which takes 1h 44m and costs 8€ - 14€.

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It takes approximately 1h 44m to get from Tessenderlo to Brussels, including transfers.

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Tessenderlo to Brussels bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Diest Station Perron 8.

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Tessenderlo to Brussels bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Brussel Rogier station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tessenderlo to Brussels is 71 km. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Tessenderlo to Brussels.

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  • Distance: 57 km
  • Duration: 1h 44m

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

You can take a bus from Tessenderlo to Brussels via Diest Station Perron 8 and Leuven Station Perron 8 in around 3h 5m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Diest to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
11€ - 16€
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Tessenderlo Lichtveld to Diest Station perron 3
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
2€
single ticket
3€
Bus from Diest Station Perron 8 to Leuven Station Perron 2
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
2€
single ticket
3€
Bus from Leuven Station Perron 8 to Brussel Rogier
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
2€
single ticket
3€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Bus from Diest to Louvain / Leuven
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
Other operators
Taxi from Tessenderlo to Brussels
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
100€ - 120€
Intertrade
Phone
+32 11 22 51 58
Website
taxid-k.be
Beringse taxi
Phone
+32 471 06 01 66
Website
beringsetaxi.be

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