There are 13 ways to get from Birmingham to Antwerp by train, bus, car, car train, 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  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Antwerpen Centraal Tha

$142 - $342

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Antwerp Ouibus

$27 - $37

11 alternative options

Train, bus  •  10 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
  2. Take the bus from London to Antwerp 080

$92 - $137

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5 h 40 min

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

$244 - $280

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 44 min

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

$95 - $138

Fly Birmingham to Brussels  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Brussels (BRU) BHX - BRU

$68 - $302

Fly Birmingham to Antwerp  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Antwerp (ANR) BHX - ANR

$57 - $433

Fly Birmingham to Amsterdam, train  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Amsterdam (AMS) BHX - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Antwerpen Centraal

$93 - $274

Train to East Midlands, fly to Brussels  •  5 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Brussels (BRU) EMA - BRU

$114 - $732

Train to London City, fly to Antwerp  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Antwerp (ANR) LCY - ANR

$145 - $411

Train to Bristol, fly to Brussels  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Brussels (BRU) BRS - BRU

$140 - $373

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Brussels  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brussels (BRU) LHR - BRU

$169 - $364

Train to Manchester, fly to Brussels  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Brussels (BRU) MAN - BRU

$94 - $315

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

You can take a train from Birmingham to Antwerp via London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Bruxelles-Midi in around 5 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Antwerp via London Victoria Coach Station and London in around 9 h 48 min.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from East Midlands to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Bristol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from Manchester to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from East Midlands to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Bristol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from Manchester to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Bristol to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Manchester to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Manchester to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Flights from London City to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $240
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $17
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$18 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
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
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Derby
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Birmingham and Antwerp is 455 km.

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Antwerp is to bus which costs £20 - £28 and takes 9 h 48 min.

The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Antwerp is to fly which takes 4 h 13 min and costs £50 - £230.

No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Antwerpen Centraal via London St. Pancras International and Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Birmingham and arriving at Antwerp via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 48 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Birmingham to Antwerp, including transfers.