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There are 5 ways to get from Bornem to Antwerp by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  44 min

  1. Take the train from Bornem to Saint-Nicolas / Sint-Niklaas L / ...
  2. Take the train from Saint-Nicolas / Sint-Niklaas to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal Ic / ...

8€ - 12€

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Line 252 bus, line 290 bus  •  1h 28m

  1. Take the line 252 bus from Bornem Station to Boom Markt 252 / ...
  2. Take the line 290 bus from Boom Markt to Antwerpen Zuid Perron 2b 290 / ...

3€ - 6€

3 alternative options

Line 93 bus  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the line 93 bus from Sint-Niklaas Station perron 2 to Antwerpen Van Eedenplein 93 / ...

5€ - 8€

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bornem to Antwerp 29.5 km

65€ - 85€

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Bornem to Antwerp 29.5 km

3€ - 5€

Bornem to Antwerp by trains

The train journey time between Bornem and Antwerp is around 53 min and covers a distance of around 37 km. The fastest train normally takes 48 min. Operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), the Bornem to Antwerp train service departs from Bornem and arrives in Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal. Typically 145 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
53 min
Fastest train time:
48 min
Trains per week:
145
Cheapest price:
8€
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:06
Last train departs at:
23:06

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bornem to Antwerp train schedules

Bornem → Antwerp
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The cheapest way to get from Bornem to Antwerp is to drive which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bornem to Antwerp is to taxi which costs 65€ - 85€ and takes 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bornem station to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Bornem Station and arriving at Antwerpen Zuid Perron 2b via Boom Markt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bornem to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Bornem and arriving at Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal via Saint-Nicolas / Sint-Niklaas. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 44 min.

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It is 18 km from Bornem to Antwerp. It is approximately 29.5 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Bornem to Antwerp without a car is to train which takes 44 min and costs 7€ - 13€.

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It takes approximately 44 min to get from Bornem to Antwerp, including transfers.

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Bornem to Antwerp bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Bornem Station.

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Bornem to Antwerp train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Bornem station.

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The best way to get from Bornem to Antwerp is to train which takes 44 min and costs 7€ - 13€. Alternatively, you can line 252 bus and line 290 bus, which costs 2€ - 6€ and takes 1h 28m.

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Map of how to get from Bornem to Antwerp.
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  • Distance: 17.5 km
  • Duration: 44 min

What companies run services between Bornem, Belgium and Antwerp, Belgium?

You can take a train from Bornem to Antwerp via Saint-Nicolas / Sint-Niklaas in around 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bornem to Antwerp via Boom Markt in around 1h 28m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Bornem to Saint-Nicolas / Sint-Niklaas
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 6€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
3€ - 6€
1st Class
5€ - 8€
Train from Saint-Nicolas / Sint-Niklaas to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
4€ - 7€
1st Class
7€ - 11€
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Bornem Station to Boom Markt
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
2€
single ticket
3€
Bus from Boom Markt to Antwerpen Zuid Perron 2b
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
2€
single ticket
3€
Bus from Sint-Niklaas Station perron 2 to Antwerpen Van Eedenplein
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
2€
single ticket
3€
Other operators
Taxi from Bornem to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
65€ - 85€
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
Your Private Driver
Phone
+32 466 24 16 94
Website
yourprivatedriver.be
Viabrussels
Phone
+32 49 42 63 06 5
Website
viabrussels.com
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Prestige DRIVER
Phone
+32 493 84 65 91
Website
prestigedriver.be
Gentle car service
Phone
+32 497 11 17 61
Website
taxi-aeroports.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be
Airport-driver.be
Phone
+32 488 09 36 51
Website
airport-driver.be
Airport Taxis
Phone
+32 28 81 02 02
Website
airport-taxis.be

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Bornem to Antwerp bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Antwerpen Zuid Perron 2b station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bornem to Antwerp is 30 km. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Bornem to Antwerp.

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