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Journey timeFrom 1h 25m
Price$22.51
Distance110km (68 miles)
Frequency38 trains per day
Departure stationBruges (Brugge)
Arrival stationLeuven
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operators

Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven train times

Check out the next trains departing from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven for Tuesday 19th Nov 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
12:0813:411h 33m, direct
12:1114:132h 02m, direct
12:2513:551h 30m, 1 change
12:3114:081h 37m, 1 change
12:5814:241h 26m, direct
13:0814:411h 33m, direct
13:2514:551h 30m, 1 change
13:3115:081h 37m, 1 change
13:5815:241h 26m, direct
14:0815:411h 33m, direct

SNCB trains from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven

You can travel from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven on SNCB trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoMPW57, under licence CC BY-SA 3.0

SNCB is the national railway company of Belgium, with services that include national (Intercity) and regional (Local) express trains. All SNCB trains come with both First Class and Second Class carriages. Belgium has one of the densest rail networks in the world. Seat reservations aren’t possible for any of the company's trains.

Cheap train tickets from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven

Train tickets from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven start at €19.40 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €19.40.
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Biglietti e offerte Trenitalia e Frecciarossa

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven by booking early.§

Biglietti e offerte Italo treno

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Risparmia prenotando in anticipo

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Biglietti e offerte treni internazionali

Take a look at treni in Europa Low Cost to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven take?

The average journey time by train between Bruges (Brugge) and Leuven is 1 hour and 32 minutes, with around 69 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Bruges (Brugge) and Leuven by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven is 1 hour and 25 minutes.

How much does the train from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven cost?

Train tickets from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven can start from as little as €19.40 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven without having to change trains. There are 38 direct trains from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven leave?

The first train from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven leaves at 04:08. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven leave?

The last train from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven leaves at 23:23. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Bruges (Brugge) and Leuven by train?

Trains travelling from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven cover a distance of around 110km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Leuven to Bruges (Brugge). If you’re looking for other options, you can also catch the bus from Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Bruges (Brugge) to Leuven for a typical week day using timetable data for 19/11/2019. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 01/04/2019 for travel on 05/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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