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There are 5 ways to get from Wemmel to Ekeren by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 241 bus, train, line 770 bus  •  2h 11m

  1. Take the line 241 bus from Wemmel Markt to Brussel Noord afstaphalte 240 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal Ic / ...
  3. Take the line 770 bus from Antwerpen Roosevelt perron C2 to Ekeren Blarenstraat 770

€9 - €14

Cheapest option

Line 460 bus, line 290 bus  •  3h 9m

  1. Take the line 460 bus from Brussel Bockstael B to Boom Markt 460 / ...
  2. Take the line 290 bus from Boom Markt to Antwerpen Station Zuid 290 / ...

€6 - €14

3 alternative options

Line 241 bus, train  •  2h 16m

  1. Take the line 241 bus from Wemmel Markt to Brussel Noord afstaphalte 240 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Ekeren Ic

€8 - €12

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wemmel to Ekeren 51.1 km

€110 - €140

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Wemmel to Ekeren 51.1 km

€5 - €8

Wemmel to Ekeren by bus, train and walk

The journey time between Wemmel and Ekeren is around 2h 9m and covers a distance of around 64 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 43m. Operated by De Lijn and Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), the Wemmel to Ekeren service departs from Wemmel Markt and arrives in Ekeren Blarenstraat. Typically 197 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 9m
Fastest journey time:
1h 43m
Services per week:
197
Cheapest price:
€9
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:27
Last service departs at:
23:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Wemmel to Ekeren bus, train and walk schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

Departing Wednesday

Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Wemmel → Ekeren
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Frequently Asked Questions


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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 Ekeren is 800 14689.

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

The social distance requirement in Ekeren is 1.5 metres.

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

Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Wemmel to Ekeren is to drive, which costs €5 - €8 and takes 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wemmel to Ekeren is to taxi which costs €110 - €140 and takes 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wemmel to Ekeren. However, there are services departing from Wemmel Markt and arriving at Ekeren Markt via Brussel Bockstael B, Boom Markt, Antwerpen Station Zuid and Antwerpen Roosevelt perron C2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 9m.

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The distance between Wemmel and Ekeren is 42 km. The road distance is 51.1 km.

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The best way to get from Wemmel to Ekeren without a car is to line 241 bus and train and line 770 bus which takes 2h 11m and costs €8 - €15.

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It takes approximately 2h 11m to get from Wemmel to Ekeren, including transfers.

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Wemmel to Ekeren bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Brussel Bockstael B station.

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Wemmel to Ekeren bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Antwerpen Station Zuid.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wemmel to Ekeren is 51 km. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Wemmel to Ekeren.

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  • Distance: 42.1 km
  • Duration: 2h 11m

What companies run services between Wemmel, Belgium and Ekeren, Belgium?

You can take a bus from Wemmel to Ekeren via Brussel Bockstael B, Boom Markt, Antwerpen Station Zuid, Antwerpen Opera, and Antwerpen Roosevelt perron C2 in around 3h 9m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€6 - €9
1st Class
€9 - €14
Train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Ekeren
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€6 - €10
1st Class
€10 - €15
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Wemmel Markt to Brussel Noord afstaphalte
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Bus from Antwerpen Roosevelt perron C2 to Ekeren Blarenstraat
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Bus from Brussel Bockstael B to Boom Markt
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Bus from Boom Markt to Antwerpen Station Zuid
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Other operators
Taxi from Wemmel to Ekeren
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
€110 - €140
Your Private Driver
Phone
+32 466 24 16 94
Website
yourprivatedriver.be
Viabrussels
Phone
+32 49 42 63 06 5
Website
viabrussels.com
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Prestige DRIVER
Phone
+32 493 84 65 91
Website
prestigedriver.be
Gentle car service
Phone
+32 497 11 17 61
Website
taxi-aeroports.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be
Airport-driver.be
Phone
+32 488 09 36 51
Website
airport-driver.be
Airport Taxis
Phone
+32 28 81 02 02
Website
airport-taxis.be

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