There are 12 ways to get from Antwerp to Cardiff by train, bus, 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  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi Tha
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$160 - $400

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Antwerp to Bruges
  2. Take the bus from Bruges to London
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street

$39 - $54

10 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Antwerp to London 080
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Kingsway M7

$63 - $105

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 8 min

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

$258 - $295

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 10 min

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

$99 - $155

Fly Brussels to Bristol, train  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Bristol (BRS) BRU - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central

$109 - $354

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly to Cardiff  •  5 h 11 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 Cardiff (CWL) AMS - CWL

$116 - $398

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly to Bristol  •  5 h 50 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 Bristol (BRS) AMS - BRS
  4. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central

$126 - $361

Fly Brussels to Birmingham, train  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Birmingham (BHX) BRU - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central

$130 - $404

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  6 h 14 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 London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$187 - $495

Fly Brussels to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to London Heathrow (LHR) BRU - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$180 - $404

Fly Antwerp to London City, train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Antwerp (ANR) to London City (LCY) ANR - LCY
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$156 - $455

What companies run services between Antwerp, Belgium and Cardiff, Wales?

You can take a train from Antwerp to Cardiff via Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, and London Paddington in around 6 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Antwerp to Cardiff via Bruges, London, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 11 h 27 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
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Brussels to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.force3.be
Flights from Antwerp to London City
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $410
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$19 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
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
$40 - $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 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $17
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$170 - $250
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $150
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
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
$185
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
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
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Antwerp to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Bruges to London
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Antwerp to London
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Antwerp to Cardiff?

The distance between Antwerp and Cardiff is 527 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Antwerp to Cardiff is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 11 h 27 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Antwerp to Cardiff?

The quickest way to get from Antwerp to Cardiff is to train and fly which takes 5 h 11 min and costs 90€ - 330€.

Is there a direct bus between Antwerp and Cardiff?

No, there is no direct bus from Antwerp to Cardiff. However, there are services departing from Antwerp and arriving at Cardiff, Castle Street via Bruges and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 27 min.

How long does it take to get from Antwerp to Cardiff?

It takes approximately 6 h 22 min to get from Antwerp to Cardiff, including transfers.