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.
The average journey time between Ostend and Brussels-Airport-Zaventem is 2 hours and 11 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 47 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 54 trains per day travelling from Ostend to Brussels-Airport-Zaventem. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The first train from Ostend to Brussels-Airport-Zaventem departs at 04:41. The last train from Ostend to Brussels-Airport-Zaventem departs at 23:07. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Ostend to Brussels-Airport-Zaventem without having to change trains. There are 15 direct trains from Ostend to Brussels-Airport-Zaventem. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.