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

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Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Tirlemont / Tienen to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord Ic / ...

6€ - 9€

Cheapest option

Line 380 bus, line 358 bus  •  1h 55m

  1. Take the line 380 bus from Tienen 4de Lansierslaan to Leuven Station Perron 2 380
  2. Take the line 358 bus from Leuven Station Perron 8 to Brussel Rogier 358 / ...

3€ - 6€

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Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tienen to Brussels 49.1 km

70€ - 85€

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Tienen to Brussels 49.1 km

5€ - 8€

Tienen to Brussels by trains

The train journey time between Tienen and Brussels is around 36 min and covers a distance of around 47 km. The fastest train normally takes 31 min. Operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), the Tienen to Brussels train service departs from Tirlemont / Tienen and arrives in Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord. Typically 336 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
36 min
Fastest train time:
31 min
Trains per week:
336
Cheapest price:
6€
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:52
Last train departs at:
22:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Tienen to Brussels train schedules

Tienen → Brussels
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tienen to Brussels is to line 380 bus and line 358 bus which costs 2€ - 6€ and takes 1h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Tienen to Brussels is to train which costs 6€ - 9€ and takes 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tienen to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Tienen 4de Lansierslaan and arriving at Brussel Rogier via Leuven Station Perron 8. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tirlemont / Tienen and arriving at Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Tienen and Brussels is 42 km. The road distance is 49.1 km.

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The best way to get from Tienen to Brussels without a car is to train which takes 31 min and costs 6€ - 9€.

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The train from Tirlemont / Tienen to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord takes 31 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Tienen to Brussels bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Tienen 4de Lansierslaan station.

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

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The best way to get from Tienen to Brussels is to train which takes 31 min and costs 6€ - 9€. Alternatively, you can line 380 bus and line 358 bus, which costs 2€ - 6€ and takes 1h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Tienen to Brussels.
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  • Distance: 41.6 km
  • Duration: 31 min

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Tirlemont / Tienen to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 6€ - 9€ and the journey takes 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tienen to Brussels via Leuven Station Perron 8 in around 1h 55m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Tirlemont / Tienen to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
6€ - 9€
1st Class
9€ - 14€
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Tienen 4de Lansierslaan to Leuven Station Perron 2
Ave. Duration
36 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€
Other operators
Taxi from Tienen to Brussels
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
70€ - 85€
Airport Taxis
Phone
+32 28 81 02 02
Website
airport-taxis.be

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

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Tienen 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 Tienen to Brussels is 49 km. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Tienen to Brussels.

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