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There are 3 ways to get from Valkenswaard to Turnhout by bus, train or car

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Line 317 bus, train, line 450 bus  •  2h 40m

  1. Take the line 317 bus from Valkenswaard, Markt to Eindhoven, Station 317 / ...
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Tilburg
  3. Take the line 450 bus from Tilburg Centraal Station perron B to Turnhout Zegeplein 450

13€ - 28€

Cheapest option

Line 317 bus, line 319 bus, line 430 bus  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the line 317 bus from Valkenswaard, Markt to Eindhoven, Station 317 / ...
  2. Take the line 319 bus from Eindhoven, Station to Reusel, Busstation Reusel 319
  3. Take the line 430 bus from Reusel Busstation to Turnhout Markt perron 3 430

8€ - 13€

1 alternative option

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Valkenswaard to Turnhout 44.2 km

5€ - 8€

Netherlands → Belgium
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 7 day mandatory self quarantine
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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
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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

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

The social distance requirement in Turnhout 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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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Valkenswaard to Turnhout is to drive, which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Valkenswaard to Turnhout is to drive which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Valkenswaard to Turnhout. However, there are services departing from Valkenswaard, Markt and arriving at Turnhout Markt perron 3 via Eindhoven, Station and Reusel Busstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 52m.

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The distance between Valkenswaard and Turnhout is 36 km. The road distance is 44.2 km.

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The best way to get from Valkenswaard to Turnhout without a car is to line 317 bus and train and line 450 bus which takes 2h 40m and costs 13€ - 28€.

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It takes approximately 2h 40m to get from Valkenswaard to Turnhout, including transfers.

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Valkenswaard to Turnhout bus services, operated by Connexxion, depart from Valkenswaard, Markt station.

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Valkenswaard to Turnhout bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Turnhout Markt perron 3 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Valkenswaard to Turnhout is 44 km. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Valkenswaard to Turnhout.

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There are 98+ hotels available in Turnhout. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Valkenswaard to Turnhout.
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  • Distance: 35.6 km
  • Duration: 2h 40m

What companies run services between Valkenswaard, Netherlands and Turnhout, Belgium?

You can take a bus from Valkenswaard to Turnhout via Eindhoven, Station and Reusel Busstation in around 2h 52m.

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 Eindhoven Centraal to Tilburg
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 21€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 13€
1st Class
15€ - 21€
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Valkenswaard, Markt to Eindhoven, Station
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Website
Connexxion
Bus from Eindhoven, Station to Reusel, Busstation Reusel
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
Connexxion
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Tilburg Centraal Station perron B to Turnhout Zegeplein
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
2€
single ticket
3€
Bus from Reusel Busstation to Turnhout Markt perron 3
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
2€
single ticket
3€

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