There are 5 ways to get from Zaventem to Brussels Central Station by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Zaventem to Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central S2 / ...

$19 - $21

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Line 272 bus  •  48 min

  1. Take the line 272 bus from Zaventem Kerkplein to Sint-Joost-ten-Node Kruidtuin 272

$4

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Zaventem to Brussels Central Station 6.7 miles

$27 - $35

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Zaventem to Brussels Central Station 6.7 miles

$1 - $2

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Zaventem to Brussels Central Station 6.7 miles

$20 - $29

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Zaventem Kerkplein and arriving at Sint-Joost-ten-Node Kruidtuin. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zaventem and arriving at Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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The distance between Zaventem and Brussels Central Station is 9 km. The road distance is 10.7 km.

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The best way to get from Zaventem to Brussels Central Station without a car is to train which takes 21 min and costs .

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The train from Zaventem to Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central takes 21 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Zaventem to Brussels Central Station bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Zaventem Kerkplein station.

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Zaventem to Brussels Central Station train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Zaventem station.

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The best way to get from Zaventem to Brussels Central Station is to train which takes 21 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 272 bus, which costs and takes 48 min.

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Zaventem to Brussels Central Station bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Sint-Joost-ten-Node Kruidtuin station.

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Zaventem to Brussels Central Station train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central station.

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Map of how to get from Zaventem to Brussels Central Station.
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  • Distance: 5.7 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

What companies run services between Zaventem, Belgium and Brussels Central Station, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Zaventem to Brussels Central Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $19 - $21 and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Zaventem to Brussels Central Station hourly. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 33 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Zaventem to Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
belgianrail.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $21
1st Class
$26 - $29
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Zaventem Kerkplein to Sint-Joost-ten-Node Kruidtuin
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Uber Brussels
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Zaventem to Brussels Central Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $29
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uber.com
UberX
$20 - $29
UberBLACK
$30 - $45
VAN
$35 - $50
Taxi from Zaventem to Brussels Central Station
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$27 - $35
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be
Limostar
Phone
+32 2 512 01 01
Website
limostar.be

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Yes, the driving distance between Zaventem to Brussels Central Station is 11 km. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Zaventem to Brussels Central Station.

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