Calculate route between and Leuven
Brussels is located in the Brussels Capital region and Leuven is located in the Flanders region
Continue onto Rue Melsens  Melsensstraat 0h0mn 32 mTurn right onto Place SainteCatherine  SintKatelijneplein 0h0mn 69 mTurn left onto Place SainteCatherine  SintKatelijneplein 0h0mn 30 mTurn right onto Place SainteCatherine  SintKatelijneplein 0h0mn 82 mTurn right onto Rue de la Vierge Noire  Zwarte Lievevrouwstraat 0h0mn 13 mTurn left onto Rue de l'Évêque  Bisschopsstraat 0h2mn 807 mTurn left onto Rue des Colonies  Koloniënstraat 0h0mn 172 mKeep right onto Rue des Colonies  Koloniënstraat 0h1mn 433 mTurn right onto Rue Ducale  Hertogsstraat 0h1mn 325 mTurn left onto Rue Lambermont  Lambermontstraat 0h1mn 752 mKeep left onto Rue Belliard  Belliardstraat 0h0mn 11 mContinue onto Rue Belliard  Belliardstraat 0h1mn 646 mKeep left onto Kortenbergtunnel  Tunnel Cortenbergh 0h2mn 2.4 kmKeep right onto E40 0h2mn 4.0 kmContinue onto E40 0h7mn 11.7 kmKeep right 0h4mn 6.2 kmKeep right 0h0mn 299 mKeep right 0h0mn 41 mTurn right onto Nieuwe Mechelsesteenweg, N26 0h0mn 408 mTurn left onto Kareelveld 0h0mn 56 mTurn slight right onto Kareelveld 0h0mn 179 mTurn right onto Mechelsesteenweg 0h1mn 414 mKeep left onto Burchtstraat 0h0mn 225 mTurn sharp right onto Burchtstraat 0h0mn 255 mTurn sharp right onto Vaartstraat 0h2mn 784 mTurn sharp right onto Ferdinand Smoldersplein 0h0mn 158 mArrive at destination 0h0mn 0 m
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Calculation of the fastest route between Brussels and Leuven
.The above roadmap for the route Brussels and Leuven represents the fastest route for this trip. The distance to go from Brussels to Leuven is 30.5 km for a total duration of about 0h26mn.
The ratio between the calculated distance (between Brussels and Leuven) and the distance in a straight line (as the crow flies) is 1.22 : so the distance of the calculated route is equivalent to 122% of the straight line distance. The distance for this route (30.5 km) exceeds the straight line distance (24.9 km) by 5.60 km.
The distance between Brussels and Leuven is 24.9 km as the crow flies.
This page allows you to route planner between Brussels and Leuven, the calculation of highway itinerary. It also allows the calculation of the route in transport by giving various indications on the distances and various routes between these 2 cities. You can also go to the link below to learn more about the return route between Leuven and Brussels, as well as the different durations of the trips. For example, you will have the calculation of the distance for a road trip, by bike, on foot or by public transport (bus, metro, tram, train). For each mode of transport, you will be able to calculate the trip and the estimated time to make a trip between and Leuven.
Main sections of the page :
 Itinerary between Brussels and Leuven
 Rent a car in Brussels
 Tourist places and sites to visit in Brussels
 Airports near Brussels
Below is a small summary in figures on the roadmap for a route calculation from Brussels to Leuven.
Distance by car  

Duration by car  
Fuel cost (gasoline)  
Fuel cost (diesel)  
Cycling distance  
Duration by bike 
By car, the distance is 30.5 km, for a duration of about . the fuel cost is about for a diesel vehicle and about for a gas vehicle. By bicycle the distance is for a travel time of .
Further down on this page, you can consult other calculations of routes and distances from Brussels to the biggest cities in France or to places and points of interest in the surroundings of Brussels or the region Brussels Capital.
If you wish to consult the route between Brussels and Leuven by Bus, metro, tram or train, just go back to the form at the top of the page and change the mode of travel by choosing "Public Transport" and then validate. The route Brussels / Leuven will be updated accordingly.
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Distances from Brussels to major cities
Cities  Distances 

Route Brussels Tienen  at 18 km from Leuven 
Route Brussels Wavre  at 19 km from Leuven 
Route Brussels Vilvoorde  at 20 km from Leuven 
Route Brussels HeistopdenBerg  at 22 km from Leuven 
Route Brussels Mechelen  at 23 km from Leuven 
Route Brussels Grimbergen  at 24 km from Leuven 
Route Brussels Lier  at 29 km from Leuven 
Route Brussels Dilbeek  at 31 km from Leuven 
Route Brussels Brainel'Alleud  at 32 km from Leuven 
Route Brussels SintPietersLeeuw  at 34 km from Leuven 
Distances from Leuven to nearby cities
Cities  Distances 

Distance from Leuven to Herent  4 km 
Distance from Leuven to Bertem  5 km 
Distance from Leuven to OudHeverlee  6 km 
Distance from Leuven to Holsbeek  6 km 
Distance from Leuven to Bierbeek  7 km 
Distance from Leuven to Rotselaar  8 km 
Distance from Leuven to Lubbeek  10 km 
Distance from Leuven to Boutersem  11 km 
Distance from Leuven to Kortenberg  11 km 
Distance from Leuven to Haacht  12 km 
Distance from Leuven to Tremelo  13 km 
Distance from Leuven to Kampenhout  13 km 
Distance from Leuven to Huldenberg  13 km 
Distance from Leuven to Steenokkerzeel  14 km 
Distance from Leuven to Boortmeerbeek  14 km 
Distance from Leuven to Keerbergen  15 km 
Distance from Leuven to Tervuren  15 km 
Distance from Leuven to WezembeekOppem  15 km 
Distance from Leuven to Aarschot  15 km 
Distance from Leuven to Zaventem  16 km 
Distance from Leuven to Kraainem  16 km 
Distance from Leuven to Overijse  17 km 
Distance from Leuven to Begijnendijk  17 km 
Distance from Leuven to Hoegaarden  18 km 
Distance from Leuven to Glabbeek  18 km 
Distance from Leuven to Tienen  18 km 
Distance from Leuven to Machelen  19 km 
Distance from Leuven to Diegem  19 km 
Distance from Leuven to Bonheiden  19 km 
Distance from Leuven to Vilvoorde  20 km 
Distances between Leuven and nearby cities
 Herent 4 km / 19218 inhab.
 Bertem 5 km / 9215 inhab.
 OudHeverlee 6 km / 10533 inhab.
 Holsbeek 6 km / 9094 inhab.
 Bierbeek 7 km / 8994 inhab.
 Rotselaar 8 km / 15007 inhab.
 Lubbeek 10 km / 13574 inhab.
 Boutersem 11 km / 7702 inhab.
 Kortenberg 11 km / 17774 inhab.
 Haacht 12 km / 13541 inhab.
 Tremelo 13 km / 13721 inhab.
 Kampenhout 13 km / 10784 inhab.
 Huldenberg 13 km / 9137 inhab.
 Steenokkerzeel 14 km / 10566 inhab.
 Boortmeerbeek 14 km / 11570 inhab.
 Keerbergen 15 km / 12363 inhab.
 Tervuren 15 km / 20623 inhab.
 WezembeekOppem 15 km / 13245 inhab.
 Aarschot 15 km / 27656 inhab.
 Zaventem 16 km / 28188 inhab.
 Kraainem 16 km / 12815 inhab.
 Overijse 17 km / 23486 inhab.
 Begijnendijk 17 km / 9178 inhab.
 Hoegaarden 18 km / 6110 inhab.
 Glabbeek 18 km / 5070 inhab.
 Tienen 18 km / 31743 inhab.
 Machelen 19 km / 12252 inhab.
 Diegem 19 km / 5001 inhab.
 Bonheiden 19 km / 14260 inhab.
 Vilvoorde 20 km / 36955 inhab.
 Putte 20 km / 15276 inhab.
 Bekkevoort 20 km / 5714 inhab.
 Zemst 20 km / 21096 inhab.
 Hoeilaart 21 km / 10272 inhab.
 HeistopdenBerg 22 km / 37873 inhab.
 Mechelen 23 km / 77530 inhab.
 Hulshout 23 km / 9198 inhab.
 Herselt 23 km / 13493 inhab.
 Grimbergen 24 km / 33561 inhab.
 SintKatelijneWaver 24 km / 19487 inhab.
 Kortenaken 25 km / 7374 inhab.
 Berlaar 27 km / 10370 inhab.
 Meise 27 km / 18497 inhab.
 Bever 27 km / 1932 inhab.
 Diest 27 km / 22516 inhab.
 Duffel 28 km / 16011 inhab.
 KapelleopdenBos 28 km / 8859 inhab.
 Westerlo 28 km / 22579 inhab.
 Wemmel 28 km / 14406 inhab.
 SintGenesiusRode 28 km / 17990 inhab.
 Linkebeek 28 km / 4823 inhab.
 Zoutleeuw 29 km / 7897 inhab.
 Geetbets 29 km / 5813 inhab.
 Drogenbos 29 km / 4843 inhab.
 Herenthout 29 km / 8378 inhab.
 Lier 29 km / 33272 inhab.
 Halen 30 km / 8548 inhab.
 Rumst 30 km / 14521 inhab.
 Landen 30 km / 14458 inhab.
 Beersel 31 km / 23228 inhab.
 Lint 31 km / 7982 inhab.
 Londerzeel 31 km / 17274 inhab.
 Dilbeek 31 km / 39482 inhab.
 Willebroek 31 km / 22808 inhab.
 Nijlen 31 km / 20792 inhab.
 Olen 31 km / 11070 inhab.
 Boom 33 km / 15810 inhab.
 Kontich 33 km / 20290 inhab.
 HerkdeStad 33 km / 11566 inhab.
 Gingelom 34 km / 7930 inhab.
 Merchtem 34 km / 14660 inhab.
 SintPietersLeeuw 34 km / 30446 inhab.
 Tessenderlo 34 km / 16574 inhab.
 Herentals 34 km / 25912 inhab.
 Boechout 34 km / 12145 inhab.
 Hove 35 km / 7968 inhab.
 Grobbendonk 35 km / 10724 inhab.
 Nieuwerkerken 35 km / 6466 inhab.
 SintTruiden 35 km / 37859 inhab.
 Asse 35 km / 28985 inhab.
Get directions between Brussels (Brussels Capital) to Leuven (Flanders)
Distancia entre Brussels y Leuven  24.9 km 15.5 mi 

Die Entfernung zwischen Brussels und Leuven  
Distância entre Brussels e Leuven  
ブリュッセルとレーヴェンの間の距離  
Distance entre Brussels et Leuven  
Distanza da Brussels a Leuven 
Distances from Brussels to nearby airports
Airport  Route  Distance 

General information about Brussels 
Brussels Time zone : Europe/Brussels 

Main places near Brussels
Places  Distance 

Distance from Brussels to Tenreuken  8 km 
Distance from Brussels to Grand Place Brussels  0 km 
Distance from Brussels to Galeries Royales  1 km 
Distance from Brussels to Ter Kamerenbos  6 km 