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There are 4 ways to get from Tilburg to Bornem by train, bus or car

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Train via Sint-Lenaarts  •  3h 17m

  1. Take the train from Noorderkempen to Malines / Mechelen Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Malines / Mechelen to Bornem L / ...

23€ - 69€

Cheapest option

Line 450 bus, bus, line 290 bus, line 252 bus  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the line 450 bus from Tilburg Centraal Station perron B to Turnhout Warande perron 3 450
  2. Take the bus from Turnhout Warande perron 1 to Antwerpen Roosevelt perron A5 410 / ...
  3. Take the line 290 bus from Antwerpen Station Zuid to Boom Markt 290 / ...
  4. Take the line 252 bus from Boom Markt to Bornem Station 252 / ...

6€ - 14€

2 alternative options

Train  •  3h 39m

  1. Take the train from Tilburg to Roosendaal Intercity / ...
  2. Take the train from Roosendaal to Puurs Stoptrein

20€ - 38€

Drive  •  1h 7m

  1. Drive from Tilburg to Bornem 101.6 km

12€ - 19€

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Belgium from Netherlands.

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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
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bornem is 800 14689.

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

The social distance requirement in Bornem is 1.5 metres.

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

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The cheapest way to get from Tilburg to Bornem is to line 450 bus and bus and line 290 bus and line 252 bus which costs 5€ - 15€ and takes 4h 46m.

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The fastest way to get from Tilburg to Bornem is to drive which takes 1h 7m and costs 12€ - 19€.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tilburg station to Bornem station. However, there are services departing from Tilburg Centraal Station perron B and arriving at Bornem Station via Turnhout Warande perron 1, Antwerpen Opera, Antwerpen Station Zuid and Boom Markt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 46m.

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No, there is no direct train from Tilburg to Bornem. However, there are services departing from Tilburg and arriving at Bornem via Breda, Noorderkempen and Malines / Mechelen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 17m.

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The distance between Tilburg and Bornem is 78 km. The road distance is 101.6 km.

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The best way to get from Tilburg to Bornem without a car is to train via Sint-Lenaarts which takes 3h 17m and costs 23€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 3h 17m to get from Tilburg to Bornem, including transfers.

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Tilburg to Bornem bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Tilburg Centraal Station perron B.

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Tilburg to Bornem train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Noorderkempen station.

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The best way to get from Tilburg to Bornem is to train via Sint-Lenaarts which takes 3h 17m and costs 23€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can line 450 bus and bus and line 290 bus and line 252 bus, which costs 5€ - 15€ and takes 4h 46m.

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Map of how to get from Tilburg to Bornem.
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  • Distance: 77.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 17m

What companies run services between Tilburg, Netherlands and Bornem, Belgium?

You can take a train from Tilburg to Bornem via Breda, Noorderkempen, and Malines / Mechelen in around 3h 17m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tilburg to Bornem via Turnhout Warande perron 3, Turnhout Warande perron 1, Antwerpen Roosevelt perron A5, Antwerpen Opera, Antwerpen Station Zuid, and Boom Markt in around 4h 46m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Noorderkempen to Malines / Mechelen
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
6€ - 10€
1st Class
9€ - 14€
Train from Malines / Mechelen to Bornem
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
4€ - 7€
1st Class
6€ - 10€
Train from Roosendaal to Puurs
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
11€ - 17€
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 Noorderkempen to Mechelen
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
10€ - 23€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 14€
1st Class
16€ - 23€
Train from Tilburg to Roosendaal
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 23€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
16€ - 23€
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Tilburg Centraal Station perron B to Turnhout Warande perron 3
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
2€
single ticket
3€
Bus from Turnhout Warande perron 1 to Antwerpen Roosevelt perron A5
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
2€
single ticket
3€
Bus from Antwerpen Station Zuid to Boom Markt
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
2€
single ticket
3€
Bus from Boom Markt to Bornem Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
2€
single ticket
3€

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Tilburg to Bornem bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Bornem Station.

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Tilburg to Bornem train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Bornem station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tilburg to Bornem is 102 km. It takes approximately 1h 7m to drive from Tilburg to Bornem.

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