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There are 6 ways to get from Antwerp to Valkenburg by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Leiden Centraal

Cheapest option

Night bus, line 385 bus

  1. Take the night bus from Antwerp to The Hague
  2. Take the line 385 bus from Den Haag, Den Haag Centraal to Valkenburg, Valkenburg Oost/N206

4 alternative options

Train via Roosendaal

  1. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Roosendaal
  2. Take the train from Roosendaal to Leiden Centraal

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Antwerp to The Hague

Drive

  1. Drive from Antwerp to Valkenburg

Fly, line 431 bus

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS)
  2. Take the line 431 bus from Leiden, Leiden Centraal to Valkenburg, Valkenburg Oost/N206

Antwerp to Valkenburg by train and bus

The journey time between Antwerp and Valkenburg is around 1h 40m and covers a distance of around 137 km. This includes an average layover time of around 21 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 26m. Operated by Thalys, Dutch Railways (NS) and Arriva NL, the Antwerp to Valkenburg service departs from Anvers-Central and arrives in Valkenburg, Valkenburg Oost/N206. Typically 58 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 19m
Layover time:
21 min
Total time:
1h 40m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 26m
Journey distance:
137 km
Services per week:
58
Cheapest price:
€57
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:30
Last service departs at:
21:30

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Antwerp to Valkenburg train and bus schedules

Belgium → Netherlands
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International entry into Netherlands from Belgium

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Netherlands from Belgium

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from Belgium
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland) with the exception of Czech Republic, Malta and Poland
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Rules to follow in Netherlands

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Belgium

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Netherlands from Belgium.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Valkenburg is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Valkenburg is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Valkenburg is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

No, returning to Belgium from Netherlands is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 17 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Antwerp to Valkenburg is to night bus and line 385 bus which costs €11 - €16 and takes 2h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Antwerp to Valkenburg is to train which costs €55 - €110 and takes 1h 28m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Antwerp to Valkenburg. However, there are services departing from Antwerp and arriving at Valkenburg, Valkenburg Oost/N206 via Den Haag, Den Haag Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 24m.

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It is 107 km from Antwerp to Valkenburg. It is approximately 143.2 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Antwerp to Valkenburg without a car is to train which takes 1h 28m and costs €55 - €110.

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It takes approximately 1h 28m to get from Antwerp to Valkenburg, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Antwerp to Valkenburg is to train which takes 1h 28m and costs €55 - €110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €12 - €16 and takes 3h 24m.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Antwerp to Valkenburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at The Hague station.

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Map of how to get from Antwerp to Valkenburg.
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  • Distance: 106.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 28m

What companies run services between Antwerp, Belgium and Valkenburg, South Holland, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Antwerp to Valkenburg via Rotterdam Centraal, Leiden Centraal, and Leiden, Leiden Centraal in around 1h 28m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Antwerp to The Hague 4 times a day. Tickets cost €9 - €11 and the journey takes 2h 20m. Columbuzz also services this route once a week.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €420
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Anvers-Central to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €90
Website
Thalys
Standard
€45 - €65
Comfort
€55 - €75
Premium
€60 - €90
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €22
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €13
1st Class
€15 - €22
Train from Roosendaal to Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€13 - €30
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€13 - €19
1st Class
€22 - €30
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Roosendaal
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€5 - €8
1st Class
€8 - €13
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Antwerp to The Hague
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Columbuzz
Website
columbuzz.nl
Bus from Antwerp Koningin Astridplein to The Hague Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Columbuzz
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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
+33 1 71 53 01 80
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Night bus from Antwerp to The Hague
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Blablabus
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Den Haag, Den Haag Centraal to Valkenburg, Valkenburg Oost/N206
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Leiden, Leiden Centraal to Valkenburg, Valkenburg Oost/N206
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
arriva.nl

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Yes, the driving distance between Antwerp to Valkenburg is 143 km. It takes approximately 1h 42m to drive from Antwerp to Valkenburg.

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KLM offers flights from Brussels Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 231+ hotels available in Valkenburg. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Antwerp to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 31 min and costs €11 - €13.

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