There are 10 ways to get from Antwerp to Dover by bus, bus and ferry, train, car, car ferry, car train 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

Bus, bus and ferry  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Antwerp to Lille 800 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to Folkestone/Dover

$52 - $77

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic
  2. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Dover Ouibus

$28 - $40

8 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Paris-Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int. Est

$178 - $339

Drive, car ferry  •  3 h 33 min

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

$52 - $75

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  2 h 47 min

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

$235 - $257

Train to Rotterdam, fly to London City, train  •  4 h 48 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 Dover Priory

$137 - $387

Fly Antwerp to London City, train  •  5 h 26 min

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

$107 - $349

Fly Brussels to London Heathrow, train  •  6 h 23 min

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

$111 - $275

Fly Antwerp to Southend, train  •  5 h 2 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 Dover Priory

$136 - $470

Train to Amsterdam, fly to London City, train  •  5 h 48 min

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

$143 - $390

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Antwerp to Dover is to train and bus which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 7 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Antwerp to Dover is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs 200€ - 220€ and takes 2 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Antwerp to Dover. However, there are services departing from Antwerp and arriving at Folkestone/Dover via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Antwerp to Dover. However, there are services departing from Antwerpen-Centraal and arriving at Dover Priory via Paris Nord Eurostar and Ashford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 43 min.

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The distance between Antwerp and Dover is 216 km.

The best way to get from Antwerp to Dover without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 5 h 30 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Antwerp to Dover, including transfers.

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Antwerp to Dover bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Antwerp station.

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Map of how to get from Antwerp to Dover.
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  • Distance: 134.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

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

You can take a train from Antwerp to Dover via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, Ashford(Kent) Int., and Ashford International in around 5 h 43 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 Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$100 - $130
1st Class
$130 - $190
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 Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to Ashford(Kent) Int.
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $190
Premier
$150 - $220
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $17
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
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Greater Anglia
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Antwerp to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Dover
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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