Brussels to Genk by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 29m
  • Distance
    83 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 39m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Brussels to Genk by train

Fast trains from Brussels to Genk take around 1 hour and 29 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 83 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Brussels and Genk.

1. Are there direct trains from Brussels to Genk?

Direct trains from Brussels to Genk have been found.

We usually find around 35 direct trains on the route from Brussels to Genk every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 33 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Brussels to Genk?

The Brussels to Genk train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 29 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Brussels to Genk train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Genk is usually scheduled to depart Brussels around 05:11 and the last train is around 21:22. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Brussels around 06:12, and the last at 22:23.

When to book Brussels to Genk train tickets?

Trains in Belgium usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Brussels to Genk by train.

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Which train companies operate between Brussels and Genk?

More than one train company operates on the route from Brussels to Genk, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Intercity
  • Intercités
  • Regional Commuter Train

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Genk to Brussels by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.