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Travel Information between Leuven and Mechelen

distanceDistance14 miles (22 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $7 (€7) • 26 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSNCB | IC

Travel 14 miles (22 km) by train to Mechelen from Leuven. SNCB | IC is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct from Leuven to Mechelen.

Travel Tips: Travel from Leuven to Mechelen

Travel 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 Leuven to Mechelen.

How do I go from Leuven to Mechelen?

You can go from Leuven to Mechelen by train.

What is the fastest way to travel to Mechelen from Leuven?

The fastest way to travel from Leuven to Mechelen is by train with an average journey time of 26 min.

How far is Mechelen from Leuven?

You should expect to travel around 14 miles (22 km) between Leuven and Mechelen.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Leuven to Mechelen?

The average frequency per day from Leuven to Mechelen is:

  • 50 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Mechelen from Leuven as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from Leuven to Mechelen, what are the departure and arrival points in Leuven and Mechelen?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Leuven to Mechelen:

  • Most travelers catch their train from Leuven and arrive in Mechelen.

Which travel companies can get me from Leuven to Mechelen?

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

  • Travel with SNCB | IC for trains to Mechelen. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for SNCB | IC Leuven to Mechelen tickets on Omio for $7 (€7).

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Leuven to Mechelen?

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

How far in advance should I book my Leuven to Mechelen one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Train tickets cost $7 (€7) one way on average.

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

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