There are 6 ways to get from Amsterdam to Antwerp by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train Thalys  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal Thalys / ...

$22 - $70

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Antwerp Ouibus

$6 - $9

4 alternative options

Train Dutch Railways (NS)  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dordrecht Intercity
  2. Take the train from Dordrecht to Antwerpen Centraal Intercity

$27 - $46

Rideshare  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Amsterdam to Antwerp 98.7 miles

$12

Drive  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Antwerp 99.4 miles

$24 - $35

Fly  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU

$60 - $268

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Antwerp is to bus which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 2 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Antwerp is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs 19€ - 60€.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Antwerp is 133 km. The road distance is 159 km.

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The train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal takes 1 h 13 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Antwerp. Services depart every five minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Antwerpen Centraal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Antwerp, Belgium?

Thalys operates a train from Amsterdam to Antwerp hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 1 h 13 min. Dutch Railways (NS) also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Amsterdam to Antwerp every 5 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Dordrecht
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Dordrecht to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Amsterdam to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$12
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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