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Leuven Train Station

Martelarenplein 16, Leuven, Belgium
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Ranked #12 of 18 Attractions in Leuven
Type: Architectural Buildings, Landmarks
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Type: Architectural Buildings, Landmarks

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Attard, Malta
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110 reviews 110 reviews
45 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Lots of connections with other parts of Belgium, we used this to get to Rock Werchter camp site and back to the National Airport in Brussels.

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Veneto, Italy
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45 reviews 45 reviews
13 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

One of the prittiest stations in Belgium.. train almost always in time! Well cleaned and manteined..

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Oxon
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73 reviews 73 reviews
24 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Concessionary fare of 7 euro into Brussels on a quiet, clean and rapid journey. Trains roughly every half hour.

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Peterborough
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

This station has just been refurbished and is very attractive as are a lot of Belgian stations. It looks very pretty when lit up at night.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Amazing station-old with new! Very clean & easy access to the bus station & to the town centre. We used for a meeting point at times.

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42 reviews 42 reviews
21 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

A charming little train station surrounded by oversized modern buildings and overshadowed by a totally inappropriate modern industrial roof.

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Tring, UK
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

The outside of the station looks more impressive than the interior. I'm not sure why it is rated as a tourist attraction - it's just a station, with platforms, lockers and an underpass. It is far less attractive than St Pancras.

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San Jose, CA USA
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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

What can you say about a train station? The main building is going through renovations, so you'll have to purchase tickets at the temporary building in the square in front. The good thing about Leuven is you can get here from almost anywhere without a transfer. Once you get here, get ready to lug your suitcases up and down stairs.... More 

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Leuven, Belgium
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

it is one of the most common station in Belgium. Almost every train stops here. The station is not very decorated bt its clean. There are many joints where you can njoy food and drinks.

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Gainesville, Florida
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319 reviews 319 reviews
69 attraction reviews
157 helpful votes 157 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

For a small town the train station is very busy. They have been restoring the main building for at least 4 years now. There is a temporary facility in front. There are escalators at the platforms but only for going up. It's a pain lugging suitcases etc. down many stairs. When there is ample room in the staircases I cannot... More 

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