There are 5 ways to get from The Hague to Genk by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  4h 7m

  1. Take the bus from The Hague to Hasselt 834

15€ - 17€

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Train, line 45 bus  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Eindhoven
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Maastricht
  3. Take the line 45 bus from Maastricht Station perron D to Genk Shopping Center perron 1 45

32€ - 73€

Train  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central Thalys
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Hasselt Ic / ...

67€ - 131€

Drive  •  2h 6m

  1. Drive from The Hague to Genk 214.9 km

29€ - 45€

Train, fly  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the train from Den Haag HS to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  3. Take the train from Louvain / Leuven to Genk

79€ - 249€

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The cheapest way to get from The Hague to Genk is to bus which costs 15€ - 18€ and takes 4h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from The Hague to Genk is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from The Hague to Genk station. However, there are services departing from The Hague and arriving at Genk Station perron 11 via Hasselt Station perron 12. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 7m.

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No, there is no direct train from The Hague to Genk. However, there are services departing from Den Haag HS and arriving at Genk via Rotterdam Centraal, Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal and Hasselt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 58m.

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The distance between The Hague and Genk is 149 km. The road distance is 214.9 km.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Genk without a car is to bus which takes 4h 7m and costs 15€ - 18€.

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It takes approximately 4h 7m to get from The Hague to Genk, including transfers.

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The Hague to Genk bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from The Hague station.

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The Hague to Genk train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Rotterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Genk is to bus which takes 4h 7m and costs 15€ - 18€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 65€ - 140€ and takes 4h 58m.

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Map of how to get from The Hague to Genk.
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  • Distance: 148.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 7m

What companies run services between The Hague, Netherlands and Genk, Belgium?

FlixBus operates a bus from The Hague to Genk twice daily. Tickets cost 12€ - 15€ and the journey takes 3h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a train from The Hague to Genk via Rotterdam Centraal, Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal, and Hasselt in around 4h 58m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 440€
Train operators
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 Den Haag Centraal to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 40€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
15€ - 22€
1st Class
25€ - 40€
Train from Eindhoven to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 35€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
1st Class
22€ - 35€
Train from Den Haag HS to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 19€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
14€ - 19€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 90€
Website
Thalys
Standard
45€ - 65€
Comfort
55€ - 75€
Premium
60€ - 90€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 16€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 16€
1st Class
16€ - 24€
Train from Louvain / Leuven to Genk
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
12€ - 19€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from The Hague to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Maastricht Station perron D to Genk Shopping Center perron 1
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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The Hague to Genk bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Hasselt station.

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The Hague to Genk train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Hasselt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between The Hague to Genk is 215 km. It takes approximately 2h 6m to drive from The Hague to Genk.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport.

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Book your The Hague to Genk train tickets online with RailEurope and RailEurope.

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There are 733+ hotels available in Genk. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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