• Our partners include:

  • RailEurope
  • Deutsche Bahn
  • Trenitalia
  • SNCF
  • Flixbus
  • RENFE
  • Ouibus
  • BlaBlaCar
  • Booking.com
  • Skyscanner

There are 5 ways to get from Ashford to Antwerp by train, bus, car train, car, car ferry 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

Train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal Ic / ...

$63 - $158

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Lille Europe Eurostar Est / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Antwerp 800 / ...

$49 - $104

3 alternative options

Eurotunnel, drive  •  2 h 45 min

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

$236 - $260

Car ferry, drive  •  3 h 10 min

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

$56 - $83

Train, fly  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford International to Stratford International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rotterdam (RTM) LCY - RTM
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal

$127 - $374

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ashford to Antwerp is to car ferry and drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 3 h 10 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Ashford to Antwerp is to train which costs £45 - £130 and takes 2 h 38 min.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Ashford to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Ashford(Kent) Int. and arriving at Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal via Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

More details

The distance between Ashford and Antwerp is 154 miles.

The best way to get from Ashford to Antwerp without a car is to train which takes 2 h 38 min and costs £45 - £130.

More details

It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Ashford to Antwerp, including transfers.

More details

Ashford to Antwerp train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Ashford(Kent) Int. station.

More details

The quickest flight from London City Airport to Rotterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

Search flights

Antwerp is 1 h ahead of Ashford. It is currently 10:43 PM in Ashford and 11:43 PM in Antwerp.

Ashford to Antwerp train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal station.

More details

Map of how to get from Ashford to Antwerp.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 153.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 38 min

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

You can take a train from Ashford to Antwerp via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar and Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid in around 2 h 38 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Train operators
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $150
Premier
$120 - $180
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$40 - $95
Premier
$90 - $110
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $16
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Ashford International to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
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 Lille to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

Want to know more about travelling around Belgium

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

British Airways offers flights from London City Airport to Rotterdam Airport.

Search flights

There are 446+ hotels available in Antwerp. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

More details