Route description


By train

Take the train to Tielen. The railway station is at about 2 km from de Hoge Rielen. Tielen is a halt on train line 29 Antwerp – Turnhout and on line 15 Brussels – Turnhout.

Information and timetable

Central number of NMBS: 02 528 28 28, every day from 7 am to 9.30 pm

Timetable of national railway company NMBS >

Walking from the railway station to de Hoge Rielen >

By bus

There is a limited bus connection to the railway station of Tienen (bus line 200). There is a bus stop immediately before the domain: Lichtaart de Hoge Rielen.


Timetable bus service De Lijn >

By car

From Antwerp

  • Take the E34 Antwerp – Eindhoven.
  • Leave the highway at exit 22: Gierle-Beerse.
  • Drive into the direction of Gierle. From there, you drive to Tielen.
  • In Tielen, you take the first street to the left immediately behind the church.
  • Now you can follow directions to de Hoge Rielen.

From Hasselt

  • Take the E333 into the direction of Antwerp.
  • Leave the highway at exit 22: Herentals.
  • Drive to Lichtaart.
  • In the centre of Lichtaart, at the traffic lights, you turn left in the direction of Tielen.
  • Take the first street to the right.
  • Now you can follow directions to de Hoge Rielen.

GPS coordinates

  • For the main entrance enter: Molenstraat 62, 2460 Lichtaart.
  • For car park 5 (at the back of the domain) enter: Ossengoor (no number), 2460 Lichtaart.

By bicycle

De Hoge Rielen is situated along cycling network no. 32 of the province of Antwerp. You can find the domain on bicycle maps 1 and 3 and on the new general bicycle map.

On foot from Tielen railway station

On the enclosed maps, you'll find a pleasant marked walking trail from the railway station in Tielen to de Hoge Rielen.