Support & Contact – De Lijn Tips for a smooth journey How long in advance should I be at the stop? Published on February 11, 2020 08:14 The bus or tram can sometimes be a little early. For that reason you should best be at the stop about five minutes beforehand. Any questions about this subject?Fill in this form. Related articles Where should I get on the bus or tram? Can I buy a ticket on the bus or tram? Can I take my (folding)bicycle or step on a bus or tram? Where should I get off the bus or tram? What do I do when I transfer?