De Lijn

From January 6, 2024, there are changes to the familiar bus routes and on offer. At that time, De Lijn will introduce the next phase of Hoppin, the Flemish government's new mobility vision.

Line 41: Bruges - B-park - Dudzele - Westkapelle - Knokke
From now on, this line also passes Knokke Het Zoute and Oosthoek. The bus runs:

  • every hour between Bruges and Knokke;
  • every half hour between Westkapelle and Knokke Oosthoek;
  • from now on also on Friday and Saturday nights (until about 2 a.m.) between Knokke, Westkapelle, Dudzele and Bruges.

Line 42: Bruges - Dudzele - Westkapelle - Sluis - Breskens
This line runs every hour between Bruges, Dudzele, Westkapelle and Breskens.

New line 48: Knokke AZ Zeno - Ramskapelle - Blankenberge AZ Zeno
With this new line you travel smoothly between both campuses of AZ Zeno (Knokke & Blankenberge):

  • via Ramskapelle, Heist and Zeebrugge;
  • on weekdays, a bus runs approximately every two hours.

New name line 455: Maldegem - Moerkerke - Knokke - Zeebrugge
The connection gets the new line number 455 and this line only runs in function of schools.

Flex transport from 6 January 2023

In places where there is less public transport or where demand is limited, there will be flex transport from January 6, 2024 that you can book in advance via Hoppin. Reservations can be made from December 6, 2023.

Good to know

  • Contact the Hoppincentral via the app, website or 0800 12 2 12.
  • Create an account once via the app, website or by phone.
  • Booking on time is important, request your ride in advance.
  • De Lijn's fares and tickets are valid on the flexbus.
  • For each booking, the most suitable solution for you is considered. This can be the flexbus, but also (a combination of) a regular line, streetcar or even the train.

From January 6, 2024 it will also be possible to book a direct transfer from Knokke Station to the Zwin Nature Park. Sign up for this by phone at the Hoppincentrale (0800 12 2 12).

You can find more information at hoppin.be and if you have any questions about flex transport, call 0800 12 2 12.

General contact details De Lijn

Info number (timetables): 070 22 02 00
E-mail address: wvl [at] delijn.be