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Travel Information to Brussels from Leiden

distanceDistance90 miles (145 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$35 - $45
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $35 (€29) • 2 h 42 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $35 (€29) • 2 h 42 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMovelia or SNCB | IC

Take a bus or train to travel 90 miles (145 km) from Leiden to Brussels. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 42 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $35 (€29). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Movelia or SNCB | IC among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Leiden to Brussels.

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FAQs

Is international travel between Leiden, Netherlands and Brussels, Belgium allowed?

Travel from Leiden, Netherlands to Brussels, Belgium is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Brussels from Leiden restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Brussels, Belgium from Leiden?

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

The government of Belgium has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 1/16/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Brussels from Leiden closer to your planned date of departure here.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Leiden, Netherlands from Brussels, Belgium?

The restriction level for your return to Leiden, Netherlands from Belgium is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Leiden from Brussels restricted?

Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Leiden from Brussels?

Conditions of reentry into Netherlands:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Leiden, Netherlands?

You should observe these safety measures in Netherlands as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Netherlands was last checked on 1/17/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Leiden from Brussels closer to your date of departure here.

How do I travel from Leiden to Brussels?

There are 2 ways to get from Leiden to Brussels: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Leiden to Brussels?

The cheapest way to get from Leiden to Brussels is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $35 (€29) compared to other travel options to Brussels:

A train is generally $10 (€8) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $45 (€37) from Leiden to Brussels.

What is the quickest way to get from Leiden to Brussels?

The quickest way to travel to Brussels from Leiden is by train, which takes on average 2 h 42 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 2 h 45 min.

How far is Brussels from Leiden?

The distance is approximately 90 miles (145 km) from Leiden to Brussels.

How many services a day are there from Leiden to Brussels?

The average frequency per day from Leiden to Brussels is:

  • 25 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Leiden and Brussels as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in Leiden and in Brussels?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Leiden to Brussels:

  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Leiden to Brussels depart from Leiden Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi.

Which travel companies can get me from Leiden to Brussels?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Leiden to Brussels, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Movelia can take you to Brussels by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Movelia from Leiden to Brussels for $45 (€37).
  • SNCB | IC can get you to Brussels by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with SNCB | IC from Leiden to Brussels for $35 (€29) on Omio.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Leiden to Brussels?

Many of our customers traveling from Leiden to Brussels don't make Brussels their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Brussels are Paris, Amsterdam or London, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Brussels to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I book tickets from Leiden to Brussels online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Leiden to Brussels, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing $45 (€37) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $35 (€29) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Leiden to Brussels online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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