Brussels to Leuven train

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Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Leuven

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Cheapest

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 travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
SNCB | IC
08:150h37
Brussels-Midi
08:52Leuven station
£91One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
SNCB | IC
10:560h27
Brussels-Midi
11:23Leuven station
£91One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
SNCB
09:060h29
Brussels-Midi
09:35Leuven station
£91One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
SNCB | IC
09:560h27
Brussels-Midi
10:23Leuven station
£91One-way
0 changes
Cheapest
SNCB | IC
10:150h37
Brussels-Midi
10:52Leuven station
£91One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBrussels to Leuven

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 23 June
SNCB | IC
08:120h28
Brussels-Midi
08:40Leuven station
0 changes
SNCB | IC
08:150h37
Brussels-Midi
08:52Leuven station
0 changes
SNCB | IC
08:560h27
Brussels-Midi
09:23Leuven station
0 changes
SNCB
09:060h29
Brussels-Midi
09:35Leuven station
0 changes
SNCB | IC
09:120h28
Brussels-Midi
09:40Leuven station
0 changes
SNCB | IC
09:150h37
Brussels-Midi
09:52Leuven station
0 changes
SNCB | IC
09:560h27
Brussels-Midi
10:23Leuven station
0 changes
SNCB
10:060h29
Brussels-Midi
10:35Leuven station
0 changes
SNCB | IC
10:120h28
Brussels-Midi
10:40Leuven station
0 changes
SNCB | IC
10:150h37
Brussels-Midi
10:52Leuven station
0 changes
SNCB | IC
10:560h27
Brussels-Midi
11:23Leuven station
0 changes
SNCB | IC
11:120h28
Brussels-Midi
11:40Leuven station
0 changes

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Train times from Brussels to Leuven

Showing times and prices for 23 Jun

Fastest Journey

27 m

Average

30 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

25 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Brussels for Leuven every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
SNCB | IC
10:560h27
Brussels-Midi
11:23Leuven station
£91One-way
0 changes
Fastest
SNCB | IC
09:560h27
Brussels-Midi
10:23Leuven station
£91One-way
0 changes
Fastest
SNCB | IC
08:560h27
Brussels-Midi
09:23Leuven station
£91One-way
0 changes
SNCB | IC
09:120h28
Brussels-Midi
09:40Leuven station
£91One-way
0 changes
SNCB | IC
10:120h28
Brussels-Midi
10:40Leuven station
£91One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Brussels to Leuven

distanceDistance15 miles
durationAverage train duration15 min
priceAverage train ticket price£8 (€8)
frequencyTrain frequency51 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 51 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesPKP Intercity, BSB, Regional, Renfe Regional Exprés or SNCB

Trains from Brussels to Leuven cover the 15 miles long journey taking on average 15 min with our travel partners like PKP Intercity, BSB, Regional, Renfe Regional Exprés or SNCB. Normally, there are 51 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £8, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £8. Travellers depart most frequently from Brussels-Midi and arrive in Leuven.

FAQs: Brussels to Leuven train

FAQs: Travel by train from Brussels 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
Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Leuven can start from as little as £8 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Brussels to Leuven is £8; 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 Leuven train travel time is 15 min   for the 15 mile long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Brussels to Leuven leaves at 06: 10. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Brussels to Leuven leaves at 22: 15.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Brussels to Leuven without having to change trains with SNCB. There are 51 direct trains from Brussels to Leuven each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best Brussels to Leuven train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with PKP Intercity, BSB, Regional, Renfe Regional Exprés or SNCB. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Brussels and Leuven to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 15.

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 Leuven, you can end your journey in train stations like Leuven and Leuven.

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 Leuven, located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Leuven from Brussels is worth doing with a journey time of 15 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Brussels to Leuven is May.
You have options as you can travel to Leuven from Brussels 2 different ways: train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Brussels and Leuven

Brussels
Leuven
Brussels-Midi is the most popular Brussels railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Brussels for your journey to Leuven.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+32 25282828
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 45 - 21: 30
Public transport 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
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+32 25282828
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 15 - 22: 00
Public transport options for Brussels-Central
Metro lines: 1, 5
Train lines: IC, Intercity Direct 9200, RER (S1, S2, S3, S6, S8, S10)
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Brussels National AirportATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
Brussels-LuxembourgParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Brussels-SchumanParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Brussels CongressParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Brussels-ChapelParkingATMTaxis
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
Brussels WestATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility

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