Amsterdam to Leuven by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:52
  • Last train
    20:52
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 50m

Travelling from Amsterdam to Leuven by train

Fast trains from Amsterdam to Leuven take around 1 hour and 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 167 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Amsterdam and Leuven.

Are there direct trains from Amsterdam to Leuven?

Journeys between Amsterdam and Leuven usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Amsterdam to Leuven every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 16 departures.

How long is the train journey from Amsterdam to Leuven?

The Amsterdam to Leuven train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Amsterdam to Leuven train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Leuven is usually scheduled to depart Amsterdam around 05:52 and the last train is around 20:52. This is the same at the weekend.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Amsterdam to Leuven train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 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 Amsterdam to Leuven by train.

Which train companies operate between Amsterdam and Leuven?

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

  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Thalys

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

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail 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.

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