Brussels to Mechelen train

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Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Mechelen

Showing times and prices for Jun 22

Cheapest

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

SNCB
08:07AM0h33
Brussels
08:40AMMechelen
$81One-way
0 transfers
SNCB
05:42PM0h35
Brussels
06:17PMMechelen
$81One-way
0 transfers
SNCB | IC
07:44AM0h38
Brussels
08:22AMMechelen
$81One-way
0 transfers
SNCB | IC
10:26AM0h28
Brussels
10:54AMMechelen
$81One-way
0 transfers
SNCB
07:42AM0h35
Brussels
08:17AMMechelen
$81One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Brussels to Mechelen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, June 22
SNCB
08:07AM0h33
Brussels
08:40AMMechelen
0 transfers
SNCB
05:42PM0h35
Brussels
06:17PMMechelen
0 transfers
SNCB | IC
07:44AM0h38
Brussels
08:22AMMechelen
0 transfers
SNCB | IC
10:26AM0h28
Brussels
10:54AMMechelen
0 transfers
SNCB
07:42AM0h35
Brussels
08:17AMMechelen
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Brussels to Mechelen

Showing times and prices for Jun 22

Fastest Journey

27 m

Average

31 m

Trains per day

13

Distance

21 km

Of the 13 trains that leave Brussels for Mechelen every day 13 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

SNCB | IC
07:27AM0h27
Brussels
07:54AMMechelen
$91One-way
0 transfers
SNCB | IC
10:29PM0h27
Brussels
10:56PMMechelen
$81One-way
0 transfers
SNCB | IC
10:26AM0h28
Brussels
10:54AMMechelen
$81One-way
0 transfers
SNCB | IC
06:59PM0h29
Brussels
07:28PMMechelen
$81One-way
0 transfers
SNCB | IC
03:59PM0h29
Brussels
04:28PMMechelen
$81One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Brussels to Mechelen

distanceDistance13 miles (21 km)
durationAverage train duration25 min
priceAverage train ticket price$8 (€7)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesRegional, PKP Intercity, BSB or SNCB

Trains from Brussels to Mechelen cover the 13 miles (21 km) long journey taking on average 25 min with our travel partners like Regional, PKP Intercity, BSB or SNCB. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $8 (€7), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $8 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Brussels-Midi and arrive in Mechelen.

Train providers: Regional, PKP Intercity and BSB from Brussels to Mechelen trains

Regional, PKP Intercity and BSB trains will get you between Brussels and Mechelen from $8 (€7). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

SNCB is the national railway company of Belgium with train tickets to Mechelen from Brussels. It operates a wide range of trains, including Intercity, Interregio, EuroCity, Thalys, and ICE International. Intercity trains are the most frequent and offer the fastest connections between major cities. Interregio trains are slower and offer more stops. EuroCity trains are international services that connect Belgium with other European countries. Thalys trains are high-speed services that connect Belgium with France, Germany, and the Netherlands. ICE International trains are international services that connect Belgium with Germany and the Netherlands. SNCB offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for SNCB are Brussels to Antwerp, Brussels to Bruges, Brussels to Ghent, and Brussels to Liege.

SNCB from Brussels to Mechelen train information:

  • Average Duration: 33 min
  • Cheapest Price: $8
  • SNCB frequency: 50 a day

FAQs: Trains from Brussels to Mechelen

FAQs: Travel by train from Brussels to Mechelen 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 Mechelen.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Mechelen can start from as little as $8 (€7) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Brussels to Mechelen is $8 (€7); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Brussels to Mechelen train travel time is 25 min   for the 13 mile (21 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Brussels to Mechelen leaves at 6: 03 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Brussels to Mechelen leaves at 10: 56 PM.
Yes, there are 50 direct trains a day from Brussels to Mechelen with SNCB. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the journey from Brussels to Mechelen you can take a train with Regional, PKP Intercity, BSB or SNCB. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Brussels to Mechelen on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 56 PM.

When departing from Brussels, you have various train station options to start your route from including Brussels-Midi, Brussels-Central and Brussels-North. When arriving in Mechelen, you can end your route in train stations like Mechelen and Mechelen-Nekkerspoel.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Brussels-Midi, which is located around 2 miles (3.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Mechelen, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Mechelen from Brussels is worth doing with a journey time of 25 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Brussels to Mechelen by train is May.
Yes, you can take a train to Mechelen from Brussels.

Important Stations and Airports in Brussels and Mechelen

Brussels
Mechelen
Brussels-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 Mechelen.
Amenities at station
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ParkingParking
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TaxisTaxis
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phone
Phone Number
+32 25282828
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 45 - 21: 30
Public transit options for Brussels-Midi
Metro lines: 2, 6
Tram lines: 3, 4
Bus lines: 116, 117, 118, 136, 141, 142, 170, 171, 365a, W
Train lines: TGV, ICE, IC, ICD, Eurostar, Thalys
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
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phone
Phone Number
+32 25282828
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 15 - 22: 00
Public transit options for Brussels-Central
Metro lines: 1, 5
Train lines: IC, Intercity Direct 9200, RER (S1, S2, S3, S6, S8, S10)
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Brussels National AirportATMAccessibility
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Brussels-LuxembourgParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Brussels-SchumanParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Brussels CongressParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Brussels-ChapelParkingATMTaxis
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Brussels WestATMAccessibility
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ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility

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