Antwerp by train

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Antwerp by train

Antwerp known for probably its most beautiful train station in Belgium is a great place to visit. There are many sights to visit as the Rubenshuis, Onze-Lieve-Vrouwekathedraal, Museum Plantin-Moretus and much more! There is a good connection from most European cities to Antwerp. When arriving in Brussels you can take a connecting direct InterCity train to Antwerp. 


How to book train tickets to Antwerp

All tickets to Antwerp and tickets for connecting train services are bookable through Fill in your departure station above, select your travel date and time and click ''Lets Go''. 

Train ticket fares start from €19,- for International journeys. The price of the tickets depends on the availability. To get the cheapest tickets you have to book early. Three months before departure trains are bookable from Germany to Belgium. Other trains such as Thalys from France, Germany or the Netherlands can be booked 4 months in advance. TGV trains are only bookable 3 months in advance. 


How to travel by train to Antwerp

Travel to Antwerp from €19,-

From connecting countries it is easy to get to Antwerp. In only two hours you can travel from Aachen to Antwerp and even less when you travel from Amsterdam. In one hour and 14 minutes you can travel from Amsterdam to Antwerp with the high speed Thalys train.  There are frequent connection for international and domestic trains. 

Antwerpen Centraal - Info

Railway Station Antwerp

The railway station of Antwerp is one of the finest in Europe. The architecture is very special especially in the main hall. The station is very located to visit the Antwerp Zoo and the Meir, the main shopping street. If you walk through the Meir untill the end you reach the beautiful centre, about 10 minutes. 


  • Wifi: no
  • Lockers: yes
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid

To the city centre

  • Walking: 20 minutes
  • Bike:
  • Tram: 15 minutes
  • Bus: -
  • Taxi: yes

Finding your platform:

On each platform and in the departure hall there are screens on which the departing trains are listed.

Finding your carriage: 

  • If you have a reserved seat, you can find the right spot on the platform where the carriage stops, by looking at the board of train compositions that can be found on any platform. 

Antwerpen Centraal - Hotels near the station

Find cheap hotels with good ratings near Antwerpen Centraal Train Station 

  •  Walking distance from the train station   •  Rating: 8+ 
Cheap hotels near Antwerpen Centraal - Trains to Antwerp

Queen A Antwerp****

Next to the station. Brand new. Boutique hotel with very high ratings.  •  Agoda  •  Trivago

Cheap hotels near Antwerpen Centraal - Trains to Antwerp

Hotel Park Inn by Radisson Antwerp***

100 meters from Antwerpen Central Station. Spacious rooms, often with great views. High ratings.  •  Agoda  •  Trivago 

Cheap hotels near Antwerpen Centraal - Trains to Antwerp

De Keyser Antwer****

5 minutes by foor from from the staion, located in the Meir, the main shopping street. 7+. Often good deals.  •  Agoda  •  Trivago 

•  Find more cheap hotels:  •  Agoda  •  Trivago

Antwerpen Centraal - Rental cars

Cheap rental cars at Antwerpen Centraal train station

Cheap rental cars near Antwerpen Centraal - Rent a car in Antwerpen

Rental Cars

1 rental car company: Bugdet.