There are 4 ways to get from Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice

$67 - $98

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Antwerp to Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße N158
  2. Take the bus from Aachen, Aachen West to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport N84 / ...

$12 - $21

2 alternative options

Bus Eurolines DE  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Antwerpen to Köln

$38 - $77

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) 137.7 miles

$29 - $45

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No, there is no direct bus from Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN). However, there are services departing from Antwerp and arriving at Cologne, Cologne South, Airport via Aachen, Aachen West. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN). However, there are services departing from Antwerpen-Centraal and arriving at Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf via Brusel Nord and Köln, Dom / Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Antwerp and Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) is 194 km. The road distance is 220.4 km.

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The best way to get from Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 45 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 45 min to get from Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN), including transfers.

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Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Antwerp station.

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Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Antwerpen-Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) is to train which takes 3 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 39 min.

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Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Cologne, Cologne South, Airport station.

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Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Köln Hauptbahnhof station.

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Map of how to get from Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN).
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  • Distance: 121.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 45 min

What companies run services between Antwerp, Belgium and Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN), Germany?

You can take a train from Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) via Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord, Brusel Nord, Köln Hauptbahnhof, and Köln, Dom / Hbf in around 3 h 45 min. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) 5 times a week. Tickets cost $23 - $60 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
belgianrail.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $16
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Antwerpen to Köln
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Antwerp to Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Aachen, Aachen West to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) is 220 km. It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to drive from Antwerp to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN).

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