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Travel Information from Antwerp to Leiden

distanceDistance64 miles (104 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£9 - £14
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £9 • 2 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £14 • 1 h 46 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or NS International | IC

Travel 64 miles (104 km) by coach or train between Antwerp and Leiden. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 46 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £9. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are BlaBlaCar Bus or NS International | IC among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Antwerp to Leiden.

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FAQs

Is international travel between Antwerp, Belgium and Leiden, Netherlands allowed?

Travel from Antwerp, Belgium to Leiden, Netherlands is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Leiden from Antwerp restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Leiden, Netherlands from Antwerp?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Leiden, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 20/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Antwerp to Leiden closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Antwerp, Belgium from Leiden, Netherlands?

The current restriction level for returning to Antwerp, Belgium from Netherlands is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Antwerp, Belgium from Leiden, Netherlands?

Reentering Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Antwerp from Leiden?

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

Which rules do I need to follow in Antwerp, Belgium regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Belgium must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 20/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Antwerp from Leiden here.

How do I go from Antwerp to Leiden?

There are 2 ways to get from Antwerp to Leiden: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Antwerp to Leiden?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Antwerp to Leiden, which costs on average £9.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Leiden:

A coach is about £5 less than a train, which costs on average £14 for this journey.

What is the fastest way to Leiden from Antwerp?

The fastest way from Antwerp to Leiden is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 46 min.

Other travel options to Leiden from Antwerp can usually take longer:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 2 h 15 min.

How many miles are between Antwerp and Leiden

The distance between Antwerp and Leiden is around 64 miles (104 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Antwerp to Leiden?

The average frequency per day from Antwerp to Leiden is:

  • 12 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Antwerp to Leiden?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Antwerp to Leiden:

  • Most travellers take a train from Antwerp to Leiden Centraal.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Antwerp to Leiden?

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

  • You can take a coach from Antwerp to Leiden with BlaBlaCar Bus. Cheap tickets can be found for £9 with BlaBlaCar Bus from Antwerp to Leiden.
  • You can go to Leiden from Antwerp by train with NS International | IC. You'll see cheap train tickets for £14 with NS International | IC from Antwerp to Leiden on Omio.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Leiden from Antwerp?

Looking to extend your trip from Antwerp to Leiden? Many Omio customers who go from Antwerp to Leiden usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Amsterdam, Brussels or The Hague. If you're looking to explore Amsterdam, Brussels or The Hague from Leiden, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When should I purchase a ticket from Antwerp to Leiden online to score the best deals?

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

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £9 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket is on average £14 one way for this trip.

But we recommend booking Antwerp to Leiden 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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