Transport in Leuven

By bus

The central departure point for the local buses is at the railway station. The buses that leave from here serve all the outlying areas and surrounding communes of Leuven.

How do you buy a ticket?

  • Buy your ticket easily & contactlessly on the bus with your bank or credit card.


Children under the age of six travel for free, but must always be accompanied by a paying passenger who is at least 12 years old.

More information

By bike

You can find practical information about cycling in Leuven on this page.

By taxi

At the Leuven railway station one or several taxis are available at the fixed taxi stands. There are also fixed taxi stands at other places in the city, but it is possible that no taxis are available there. In that case you'd best call one of the taxi companies of Leuven to book a taxi.

Taxi ranks:

  • Station Leuven
  • Ferdinand Smoldersplein

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Borrow a buggy

Discovering the city centre with small children? Borrow a buggy at Buggypunt!
You can find several at the centre of Leuven.

Book your buggy

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