How do I get to Bornem ?
- By car. Bornem is located alongside the N16 – between Mechelen and Sint-Niklaas. For those coming by car there are parking facilities alongside the N16. Shuttle buses will take the walkers and their followers to the centre of Bornem. The stop is at the Bornem train station.
If you travel by train to the Dodentocht festival then you make the right choice!
Visitors of the Dodentocht take the train to Bornem and continue their journey to the departure of the Dodentocht on foot (5 minute walk).
Before taking the train, you must naturally be in possession of a valid SNCB/NMBS transport ticket. Do buy a ticket for your outward and homeward journey before your departure to the Dodentocht.
SNCB/NMBS proposes you very interesting travel formulas: Go Pass 10, Go Pass 1 and Go Unlimited for travellers younger than 26 years old and Rail Pass as from 26. For short distancesthe Weekend Ticket with extended validity with 50% off may be more favorable. Naturally, conditions of use and validity have to be respected.
The price module on our website helps you in an easy way to make your choice among the different products.
Moreover, with the handy journey planner you can find the timetable of all trains on www.thetrain.be or on the SNCB/NMBS app you can download for free from the App Store/ Google Play Store / Windows Store