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There are 3 ways to get from Tilburg to Meerle by train, bus or car

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Train, line 6 bus  •  2h 20m

  1. Take the train from Tilburg to Breda Intercity / ...
  2. Take the line 6 bus from Breda, Centraal Station to Meersel Dreef, Nieuw Dreef 6

13€ - 25€

Cheapest option

Line 450 bus, line 430 bus  •  2h 42m

  1. Take the line 450 bus from Tilburg Centraal Station perron B to Turnhout Warande perron 3 450
  2. Take the line 430 bus from Turnhout Warande perron 1 to Hoogstraten Van Aertselaerplein 430 / ...

4€ - 8€

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Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Tilburg to Meerle 31.7 km

4€ - 6€

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International entry into Belgium from Netherlands

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Conditions of entry into Belgium from Netherlands

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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 14 day mandatory self quarantine
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Yes, entry into Belgium is currently allowed 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
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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

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

The social distance requirement in Meerle is 1.5 metres.

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

No, but conditions apply when returning to Netherlands from Belgium.

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Last updated: 13 Jan 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Tilburg to Meerle is to drive which costs 4€ - 6€ and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tilburg to Meerle is to drive which costs 4€ - 6€ and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tilburg station to Meerle. However, there are services departing from Tilburg Centraal Station perron B and arriving at Meerle Kerk via Turnhout Warande perron 1 and Hoogstraten Van Aertselaerplein. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 42m.

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The distance between Tilburg and Meerle is 22 km. The road distance is 31.7 km.

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The best way to get from Tilburg to Meerle without a car is to train and line 6 bus which takes 2h 20m and costs 13€ - 26€.

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It takes approximately 2h 20m to get from Tilburg to Meerle, including transfers.

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

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Tilburg to Meerle bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Hoogstraten Van Aertselaerplein station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tilburg to Meerle is 32 km. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Tilburg to Meerle.

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There are 112+ hotels available in Meerle. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Tilburg to Meerle.
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  • Distance: 21.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 20m

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

You can take a bus from Tilburg to Meerle via Turnhout Warande perron 3, Turnhout Warande perron 1, and Hoogstraten Van Aertselaerplein in around 2h 42m.

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 Tilburg to Breda
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 19€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
13€ - 19€
Bus operators
Bravo
Phone
0900-9292
Email
klantenservice@bravo.info
Website
bravo.info
Bus from Breda, Centraal Station to Meersel Dreef, Nieuw Dreef
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€
Website
Bravo
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 Hoogstraten Van Aertselaerplein
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
2€
single ticket
3€

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