There are 9 ways to get from Antwerp to Canterbury by train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train, car ferry 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi Thalys / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int. Est

$72 - $209

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Antwerp to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover

$56 - $81

7 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Antwerp to Lille 803 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to Folkestone/Dover

$58 - $87

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Antwerp to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone

$254 - $281

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to London City (LCY) RTM - LCY
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Canterbury West

$132 - $387

Fly Antwerp to London City, train  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Antwerp (ANR) to London City (LCY) ANR - LCY
  2. Take the train from Stratford International to Canterbury West

$102 - $349

Fly Antwerp to Southend, train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Antwerp (ANR) to Southend (SEN) ANR - SEN
  2. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Canterbury West

$133 - $471

Fly Brussels to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to London Heathrow (LHR) BRU - LHR
  2. Take the train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West

$111 - $270

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly to London City  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
  3. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to London City (LCY) AMS - LCY
  4. Take the train from Stratford International to Canterbury West

$135 - $414

What companies run services between Antwerp, Belgium and Canterbury, England?

You can take a train from Antwerp to Canterbury via Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Ashford(Kent) Int., and Ashford International in around 3 h 45 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Antwerp to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $410
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Antwerp to Southend
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Amsterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$18 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$20 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $50
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $17
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int.
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $160
Premier
$130 - $180
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Canterbury West
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from St Pancras International to Canterbury West
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Greater Anglia
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Antwerp to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to Folkestone/Dover
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Antwerp and Canterbury is 231 km.

The cheapest way to get from Antwerp to Canterbury is to drive and car ferry which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 46 min.

The quickest way to get from Antwerp to Canterbury is to drive and Eurotunnel which takes 2 h 56 min and costs 210€ - 240€.

No, there is no direct train from Antwerp to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Antwerpen Centraal and arriving at Canterbury West via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar and Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Antwerp to Canterbury. However, there are services departing from Antwerp and arriving at Canterbury via Lille and Dover. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 58 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Antwerp to Canterbury, including transfers.