Duration 7h 18m
Distance 455 km
Average price 272€
Frequency 4/day

Trip overview

The average train between Birmingham and Antwerp takes 7h 18m and the fastest train takes 5h 12m. The train service runs several times per day from Birmingham to Antwerp. 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. Birmingham New Street
  2. London St Pancras Eurostar
  3. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  4. Antwerp
5h 36m
150€ - 595€

Birmingham to Antwerp train times

Trains run four times a day between Birmingham and Antwerp. The service departs Birmingham at 17:50 in the afternoon, which arrives into Antwerp at 10:27. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 18m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Antwerpen-Centraal via Euston station, London St Pancras Eurostar and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 36m.

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The distance between Birmingham and Antwerp is 455 km.

Birmingham to Antwerp train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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Birmingham to Antwerp train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Antwerpen-Centraal station.

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Antwerp is 1h ahead of Birmingham. It is currently 3:53 PM in Birmingham and 4:53 PM in Antwerp.

There are 597+ hotels available in Antwerp. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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