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There are 4 ways to get from Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Ekeren S32 / ...

€3 - €5

Cheapest option

Line 720 bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the line 720 bus from Antwerpen Roosevelt perron C2 to Ekeren Markt 720 / ...

€1 - €3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren 9.2 km

€23 - €28

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren 9.2 km

€1 - €2

Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren by train

The train journey time between Antwerpen-Centraal Station and Ekeren is around 10 min and covers a distance of around 7 km. The fastest train normally takes 10 min. Operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), the Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren train service departs from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal and arrives in Ekeren. Typically 309 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
10 min
Fastest train time:
10 min
Trains per week:
309
Cheapest price:
€3
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:05
Last train departs at:
23:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren train schedules

Trains departing Friday, June 25, 2021

Antwerpen-Centraal Station → Ekeren
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COVID-19 help in Belgium

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 800 14689

Frequently Asked Questions


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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
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ekeren is 800 14689.

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

The social distance requirement in Ekeren is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 14689.

Last updated: 23 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren is to drive which costs €1 - €2 and takes 13 min.

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The fastest way to get from Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren is to train which takes 10 min and costs €3 - €5.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Antwerpen Roosevelt perron C2 and arriving at Ekeren Markt. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal and arriving at Ekeren. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between Antwerpen-Centraal Station and Ekeren is 7 km. The road distance is 9.2 km.

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The best way to get from Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren without a car is to train which takes 10 min and costs €3 - €5.

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The train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Ekeren takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Antwerpen Roosevelt perron C2 station.

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Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren is to train which takes 10 min and costs €3 - €5. Alternatively, you can line 720 bus, which costs €1 - €3 and takes 27 min.

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Map of how to get from Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren.
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  • Distance: 7.2 km
  • Duration: 10 min

What companies run services between Antwerpen-Centraal Station, Belgium and Ekeren, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Ekeren every 30 minutes. Tickets cost €3 - €5 and the journey takes 10 min. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Antwerpen Roosevelt perron C2 to Ekeren Markt every 20 minutes. Tickets cost €1 - €3 and the journey takes 19 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Ekeren
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€3 - €5
1st Class
€5 - €8
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Antwerpen Roosevelt perron C2 to Ekeren Markt
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Other operators
Taxi from Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
€23 - €28
Taxi Local BVBA2
Phone
+32 465 80 76 834
Website
luchthavenvervoer-antwerpen.be
A-Taxi
Phone
+32 3 283 83 93
Website
taxibedrijfantwerpen.be
Antwerp-Tax
Phone
+32 3 238 38 38
Website
antwerp-tax.be

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Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Ekeren Markt station.

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Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Ekeren station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren is 9 km. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Antwerpen-Centraal Station to Ekeren.

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