The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Brussels to Leiden will cost around $ 69 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 52.
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1 h 53 m
2 h 24 m
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It's difficult to get from Brussels to Leiden without transferring at least once.
|Distance||90 miles (145 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 45 min|
|Average train ticket price||$47 (€38)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||SNCB | IC, Thalys or Eurostar|
Trains from Brussels to Leiden cover the 90 miles (145 km) long route taking on average 2 h 45 min with our travel partners like SNCB | IC, Thalys or Eurostar. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $27 (€22), but the average price of train tickets is $47 (€38). Travelers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Leiden Centraal.
Travel from Brussels to Leiden from $27 (€22) with Omio’s train partners Thalys and Eurostar! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular trip for you.
Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train from Brussels to Leiden with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
Thalys tickets between Brussels and Leiden are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with Thalys from Brussels to Leiden all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current Thalys train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 90 miles (145 km) route. You can also see relevant travel information for the Thalys train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Brussels to Leiden routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best Thalys Brussels to Leiden train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Thalys train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Leiden with Thalys!
Thalys from Brussels to Leiden train information:
Thalys has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Thalys tickets between Brussels and Leiden and when traveling by train:
Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Leiden, Netherlands by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Netherlands must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/22/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Leiden from Brussels as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Leiden to Brussels is: Partially open
Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
What are the requirements?
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/22/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Brussels from Leiden here.
When taking a train from Brussels, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. When you arrive in Leiden, your train can arrive in train stations including Leiden Centraal, Leiden Lammenschans and Leiden, Transferium.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Bruxelles-Midi to Leiden Centraal.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Leiden Centraal, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.
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