There are 5 ways to get from Zelzate to Brussels Airport (BRU) by bus, train, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 49 bus, train  •  2h 12m

  1. Take the line 49 bus from Zelzate Chalmetlaan to Lokeren Station perron 2 49
  2. Take the train from Lokeren to Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Brussels Airport-Zaventem Ic / ...

17€ - 38€

Cheapest option

Line 55 bus, bus  •  3h 41m

  1. Take the line 55 bus from Zelzate Busstation perron 7 to Gent Zuid perron 6 55 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ghent to Brussels Airport N819

9€ - 11€

3 alternative options

Line 55 bus, train  •  2h 48m

  1. Take the line 55 bus from Zelzate Busstation perron 7 to Gent Sint-Pietersstation perron 14 55 / ...
  2. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brussels Airport-Zaventem Ic

22€ - 24€

Drive  •  52 min

  1. Drive from Zelzate to Brussels Airport (BRU) 87.6 km

10€ - 15€

Towncar  •  52 min

  1. Take a town car from Zelzate to Brussels Airport 87.6 km

260€ - 380€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zelzate to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to line 55 bus and bus which costs 9€ - 11€ and takes 3h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Zelzate to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to drive which costs 10€ - 15€ and takes 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zelzate station to Brussels Airport (BRU). However, there are services departing from Zelzate Busstation perron 7 and arriving at Brussels Airport via Ghent. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 41m.

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The distance between Zelzate and Brussels Airport (BRU) is 58 km. The road distance is 87.6 km.

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The best way to get from Zelzate to Brussels Airport (BRU) without a car is to line 49 bus and train which takes 2h 12m and costs 17€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 2h 12m to get from Zelzate to Brussels Airport (BRU), including transfers.

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Zelzate to Brussels Airport (BRU) bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Zelzate Busstation perron 7.

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Zelzate to Brussels Airport (BRU) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zelzate to Brussels Airport (BRU) is 88 km. It takes approximately 52 min to drive from Zelzate to Brussels Airport (BRU).

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There are 1230+ hotels available in Brussels Airport (BRU). Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Zelzate to Brussels Airport (BRU).
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  • Distance: 57.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 12m

What companies run services between Zelzate, Belgium and Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium?

You can take a bus from Zelzate to Brussels Airport (BRU) via Gent Zuid perron 6 and Ghent in around 3h 41m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Lokeren to Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
5€ - 8€
1st Class
8€ - 13€
Train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 19€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
17€ - 19€
1st Class
24€ - 27€
Train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 21€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
19€ - 21€
1st Class
26€ - 29€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lokeren to Anvers-Berchem
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 14€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
7€ - 9€
1st Class
9€ - 14€
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 Antwerpen-Berchem to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 21€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 13€
1st Class
15€ - 21€
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Zelzate Chalmetlaan to Lokeren Station perron 2
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
Bus from Zelzate Busstation perron 7 to Gent Sint-Pietersstation perron 14
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
Bus from Zelzate Busstation perron 7 to Gent Zuid perron 6
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ghent to Brussels Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Zelzate to Brussels Airport
Estimated price
260€ - 380€

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