From € 25

Christmas market in Mechelen

Comfortable travel with the train

Celebrate Christmas in Mechelen

During the best time of the year, this beautiful city full of historical buildings and spectacular monuments forms the backdrop for warm winter scenes. You'll be in the right mood to do some serious Christmas shopping!

Your trip to Mechelen with Intercity Brussels

Every day Intercity Brussels runs 16 times to and from Belgium. With the train you can travel directly from the Netherlands to Mechelen. View your itinerary using the international itinerary planner.

Prices Intercity Brussels route Amsterdam to Mechelen

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2nd class 1st class
Flex rate € 50 € 37.20 € 18 € 81.70 € 60.10 € 27.80
Early Bird week € 25 -- € 10,50 € 41 -- € 17.50

Prices are calculated from Amsterdam Central Station, one-way. The price of Intercity Brussel is based on kilometres – if you depart form a station that is closer to Mechelen, then the trip is cheaper. Early Bird can be booked up to 3 days before departure, limited availability.


Mechelen's city centre is cosy in the winter months. You can go Christmas shopping or visit the markets in the neighbourhoods around the centre.

What else can you do?

In Mechelen you will find a large variety of museums located at walking distance form one another. Besides, the city is filled to the brim of history - the entire city, with its numerous monuments, is an open air museum!

Christmas market in Mechelen

From € 25