Brussels to Leuven train

Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Leuven

Showing times and prices for Dec 05

Cheapest

8

Average

8

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Brussels to Leuven is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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08:10AMBrussels-Midi0h29 08:39AMLeuven
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08:28AMBrussels-Midi0h27 08:55AMLeuven
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08:55AMBrussels-Midi0h28 09:23AMLeuven
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09:11AMBrussels-Midi0h28 09:39AMLeuven
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08:38AMBrussels-Midi0h30 09:08AMLeuven
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81One-way

Train schedule from Brussels to Leuven

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08:10AMBrussels-Midi0h29 08:39AMLeuven
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08:15AMBrussels-Midi0h36 08:51AMLeuven
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08:28AMBrussels-Midi0h27 08:55AMLeuven
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08:38AMBrussels-Midi0h30 09:08AMLeuven
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08:55AMBrussels-Midi0h28 09:23AMLeuven
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09:11AMBrussels-Midi0h28 09:39AMLeuven
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Fastest train times from Brussels to Leuven

Showing times and prices for Dec 05

Fastest Journey

27 m

Average

29 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

25 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Brussels for Leuven every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
08:28AMBrussels-Midi0h27 08:55AMLeuven
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81One-way
08:55AMBrussels-Midi0h28 09:23AMLeuven
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81One-way
09:11AMBrussels-Midi0h28 09:39AMLeuven
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81One-way
08:10AMBrussels-Midi0h29 08:39AMLeuven
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81One-way
08:38AMBrussels-Midi0h30 09:08AMLeuven
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81One-way

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Overview: Train from Brussels to Leuven

distanceDistance15 miles (24 km)
durationAverage train duration27 min
priceAverage train ticket price$8 (€8)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesSNCB | IC or SNCB

Trains from Brussels to Leuven cover the 15 miles (24 km) long journey taking on average 27 min with our travel partners like SNCB | IC or SNCB. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $8 (€8), but the average price of train tickets is $8 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Leuven.

Train companies: SNCB from Brussels to Leuven trains

Travel from Brussels to Leuven from $8 (€8) with Omio’s train partners SNCB! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

SNCB

SNCB is Belgium's main train company and offers First class or Second class tickets for your train between Brussels and Leuven.

SNCB tickets from Brussels to Leuven are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect journey with SNCB between Brussels and Leuven all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current SNCB train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 15 miles (24 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the SNCB 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 Leuven routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best SNCB Brussels to Leuven train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the SNCB 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 Leuven with SNCB!

SNCB from Brussels to Leuven train information:

  • Average Duration: 22 min
  • SNCB frequency: 88 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Brussels to Leuven

Travel Tips: Travel by train to Leuven easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Brussels to Leuven.
FAQs
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Brussels to Leuven to cost as little as $8 (€8)  in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Brussels to Leuven train price to come in at an average of $8 (€8)  one way.
The Brussels to Leuven train distance is approximately 15 miles (24 km).
On average the Brussels to Leuven train time is 27 min  covering the 15 miles (24 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Brussels train stations to Leuven you can start your journey from include Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Leuven include Leuven and ZONE LEUVEN.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi   and arriving in Leuven.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and travel around 2 miles (3.2 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Leuven and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (1 km) from the train station to the city center in Leuven.

For the trip from Brussels to Leuven you can take a train with SNCB | IC or SNCB. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Brussels and Leuven on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
Yes, you can look for direct trains from Brussels to Leuven with SNCB or SNCB | IC  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this journey.
You can take the earliest train from Brussels to Leuven at 7: 55 AM   or take the last train from Brussels to Leuven leaving at 7: 55 AM. Look for the latest Brussels to Leuven train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets from Brussels to Leuven within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $8 (€8) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Brussels to Leuven a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports in Brussels and Leuven

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Leuven
Bruxelles-Midi is the most popular Brussels railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Brussels for your trip to Leuven.
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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Phone Number
+32 25282828
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Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 15 - 22: 00
Public transit options for Bruxelles-Central
Metro lines: 1, 5
Train lines: IC, Intercity Direct 9200, RER (S1, S2, S3, S6, S8, S10)

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