Travel options
from Antwerp to Brussels

You can get from Antwerp to Brussels by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Antwerp to Brussels on 25 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

17:45Antwerpen, Koningin Astridplein0h50 18:35Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
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£41One-way
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12:55Antwerpen, Koningin Astridplein0h50 13:45Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
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£31One-way
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08:55Antwerpen, Koningin Astridplein0h55 09:50Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
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£41One-way
07:50Antwerpen, Koningin Astridplein1h00 08:50Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
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£41One-way
17:55Antwerpen, Koningin Astridplein1h15 19:10Bruxelles, Gare du Nord
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£41One-way

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Sun
24 Oct
£8SNCB | IC
£4Flixbus
Mon
25 Oct
£8SNCB | IC
£3Flixbus
Tue
26 Oct
£8SNCB | IC
£3Flixbus
Wed
27 Oct
£8SNCB | IC
£3Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£8SNCB | IC
£4Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
£8SNCB | IC
£3Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
£8SNCB | IC
£3Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
£8SNCB
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Mon
1 Nov
£8SNCB | IC
£3Flixbus
Tue
2 Nov
£8SNCB | IC
£3Flixbus
Wed
3 Nov
£8SNCB | IC
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Thu
4 Nov
£8SNCB | IC
£3Flixbus
Fri
5 Nov
£8SNCB | IC
£3Flixbus
Sat
6 Nov
£8SNCB | IC
£3Flixbus
Sun
7 Nov
£8SNCB | IC
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Mon
8 Nov
£8SNCB | IC
£3Flixbus
Tue
9 Nov
£8SNCB | IC
£3Flixbus
Wed
10 Nov
£8SNCB | IC
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Thu
11 Nov
£8SNCB
£3Flixbus
Fri
12 Nov
£8SNCB | IC
£3Flixbus
Sat
13 Nov
£8SNCB | IC
£3Flixbus

Travel Information from Antwerp to Brussels

distanceDistance25 miles (41 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£3 - £8
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £3 • 50 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £8 • 46 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or SNCB | IC

Take a coach or train to travel 25 miles (41 km) between Antwerp and Brussels. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 46 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £3. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or SNCB | IC among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Antwerp to Brussels.

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FAQs
What are my Antwerp to Brussels travel options?

There are 2 ways to travel to Brussels from Antwerp including taking a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel to Brussels from Antwerp?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Antwerp to Brussels. Tickets for a coach cost on average £3.

This is compared to other travel options to Brussels:

A coach is about £6 less than a train, which costs on average £8 for this trip.

What is the fastest way from Antwerp to Brussels?

The fastest way from Antwerp to Brussels is by train with an average journey time of 46 min.

Other travel options between Antwerp and Brussels can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 50 min   of travel time.

How many miles are between Antwerp and Brussels

The distance from Antwerp to Brussels is approximately 25 miles (41 km).

How many services a day are there to Brussels from Antwerp?

The average frequency per day from Antwerp to Brussels is:

  • 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Antwerp and Brussels as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Antwerp to Brussels?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Antwerp to Brussels:

  • Coaches mostly depart from Antwerp, Crown Plaza Hotel and arrive in Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).
  • Trains most often depart from Antwerp at Antwerp and arrive in Brussels at Bruxelles-Midi.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Antwerp to Brussels?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Antwerp to Brussels:

  • You can take a coach from Antwerp to Brussels with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for £3 with Flixbus from Antwerp to Brussels.
  • You can travel between Antwerp and Brussels by train with SNCB | IC. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £8 with SNCB | IC from Antwerp to Brussels.
Is there a way to travel directly from Antwerp to Brussels?

Yes, there are direct services available between Antwerp and Brussels with the following travel operators:

  • You can take a direct coach with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar with direct coaches per day.
  • You'll find 25 direct trains per day with Thalys or SNCB | IC.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Brussels as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Antwerp to Brussels.

What other destinations are worth visiting after travelling from Antwerp to Brussels?
Omio customers who travel from Antwerp to Brussels often also extend their holiday to go to Paris, Amsterdam or London. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Brussels and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I book Antwerp to Brussels tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Antwerp to Brussels, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is £3 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £8 one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Antwerp to Brussels tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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