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Duration 3h 28m
Distance 156.4 km
Average price 60€
Frequency 3/day

Trip overview

The average train between Antwerp and Erkelenz takes 3h 28m and the fastest train takes 3h 19m. The train service runs several times per day from Antwerp to Erkelenz. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Bruxelles-Nord
  3. Aachen, Hbf
  4. Erkelenz
3h 32m
44€ - 78€

Antwerp to Erkelenz train times

Trains run three times a day between Antwerp and Erkelenz. The earliest departure is at 05:06 in the morning, and the last departure from Antwerp is at 17:37 which arrives into Erkelenz at 20:59. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 28m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Antwerp to Erkelenz. However, there are services departing from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal and arriving at Erkelenz, Bf via Bruxelles-Nord and Aachen, Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 32m.

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The distance between Antwerp and Erkelenz is 134 km. The road distance is 156.4 km.

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Antwerp to Erkelenz train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal station.

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Antwerp to Erkelenz train services, operated by National Express, arrive at Erkelenz, Bf station.

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There are 136+ hotels available in Erkelenz. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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