By public transport

On work days

From the station in Halle to “Vlasmarkt” (which is 4 minutes from the forest museum): TEC bus number 114 (9 minutes bus ride). For timetables, see: or timetables TEC bus 114 (type ‘114’, click on ‘search’ and select the date from the calendar)

Weekends and public holidays

From the station in Halle to “Lembeek Congo”: De Lijn Bus number 2 (25 minutes by bus + 17 minutes on foot to the “Vlasmarktdreef”, entrance forest).
Please note: this bus runs once every 30 minutes.
Or: from the station in Halle to “Hallerbosstraat”: De Lijn Bus R55 (16 minutes by bus + 10 minutes on foot to Parking 1 Hogebermweg, entrance forest).
As the TEC bus does not provide a weekend service, access to the forest by public transport is limited at weekends. For timetables, see:

Hallerbos public transport TEC 114

There is a new bus stop ‘Hallerbosstraat’ for the bus Lijn 155 . This way you can get to the wood through the Hogebermweg (Car park 1).

map with hiking route bus 156 stop ‘Lembeek Congo’ to ‘Achtdreven’ in the forest – download
map with hiking route bus 155 stop ‘Essenbeek Mooi Vergezicht’ to ‘Achtdreven’ in the forest – download


At the station of Halle are Blue-bikes, both in the bike point and in the automatic key distributor. From the railway station in Halle to the Hallerbos is 4.9 km.
map with the bicycle route from the station of Halle to the forest Museum Hallerbos