There are 11 ways to get from Antwerp to Switzerland by plane, bus, train or car

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

Fly Brussels to Basel  •  3 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Basel (BSL) BRU - BSL

$58 - $267

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  12 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Bruxelles-Nord Ic
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Zurich 299

$44 - $78

9 alternative options

Fly Brussels to Geneva  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Geneva (GVA) BRU - GVA

$58 - $197

Fly Brussels to Zurich  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Zurich (ZRH) BRU - ZRH

$96 - $312

Fly Antwerp to Zurich  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Antwerp (ANR) to Zurich (ZRH) ANR - ZRH

$64 - $413

Fly Brussels to Milan Malpensa, bus  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) BRU - MXP
  2. Take the bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso

$56 - $219

Fly Brussels to Milan Linate, train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Milan Linate (LIN) BRU - LIN
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Lugano

$82 - $296

Train TGV  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Paris-Nord Thalys
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB Tgv

$219 - $276

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  10 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Bruxelles-Nord Ic
  2. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Zürich HB Ec

$190 - $305

Bus  •  12 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels North to Zurich

$65 - $94

Drive  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Antwerp to Zürich 415 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Antwerp to Switzerland is to train and bus which costs 35€ - 70€ and takes 12 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Antwerp to Switzerland is to fly which costs 50€ - 240€ and takes 3 h 49 min.

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The distance between Antwerp and Switzerland is 565 km. The road distance is 664.1 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Antwerp to Switzerland, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Antwerp to Switzerland. However, there are services departing from Antwerpen-Centraal and arriving at Zürich Stadelhofen via Paris Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 31 min.

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There are 663+ hotels available in Switzerland. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Antwerp to Switzerland train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Magenta station.

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Map of how to get from Antwerp to Switzerland.
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  • Distance: 353.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 49 min

What companies run services between Antwerp, Belgium and Switzerland?

Brussels Airlines, easyJet and Lufthansa fly from Antwerp to Basel 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Antwerp to Zürich via Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Zürich HB in around 7 h 31 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Flights from Brussels to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Flights from Brussels to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $360
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Flights from Brussels to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Antwerp to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $320
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Malpensa via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Train operators
Trenitalia Eurocity
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$95 - $130
1st Class
$130 - $180
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Anvers-Central to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $16
Deutsche Bahn
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
Train from Köln Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
6 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Malpensa Express Bus
Phone
+41 91 858 23 23
Email
info@giosytours.ch
Website
malpensa-express.com
Bus from Milan Airport Malpensa 1 to Lugano, Piazzale Besso
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
malpensa-express.com
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Brussels North to Zurich
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Book at
eurolines.ch

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