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There are 10 ways to get from Bourgogne-Franche-Comté to Antwerp by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Paris  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the train from Dijon to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Anvers-Central Thalys

€167 - €313

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Bus  •  10h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Dijon to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine BlaBlaCar Bus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Antwerp BlaBlaCar Bus

€25 - €36

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Bus, train  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Dijon to Liège Guillemins
  2. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Louvain / Leuven Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Louvain / Leuven to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal L / ...

€40 - €53

Train  •  9h 35m

  1. Take the train from Dijon Ville to Luxembourg Tgv
  2. Take the train from Arlon / Aarlen to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal Ic / ...

€111 - €145

Drive  •  5h 34m

  1. Drive from Dijon to Antwerp 567.8 km

€60 - €95

Train to Lyon, fly  •  5h 37m

  1. Take the train from Mâcon to Lyon Part Dieu
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Brussels (BRU) LYS - BRU

€65 - €302

Train to Paris CDG, fly  •  5h 47m

  1. Take the train from Sens to Paris-Bercy
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Brussels (BRU) CDG - BRU

€118 - €346

Train, train to Basel, fly  •  5h 15m

  1. Take the train from Belfort to Mulhouse Ville
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to St Louis
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Brussels (BRU) BSL - BRU

€135 - €325

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the train from Belfort to Mulhouse Ville
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Brussels (BRU) ZRH - BRU

€117 - €307

Train, train to Geneva, fly  •  7h 31m

  1. Take the train from Macon Ville to Bourg En Bresse
  2. Take the train from Bourg-en-Bresse to Bellegarde
  3. Take the train from Bellegarde to Genève
  4. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Brussels (BRU) GVA - BRU

€98 - €254

Bourgogne-Franche-Comté to Antwerp by train

The train journey time between Bourgogne-Franche-Comté and Antwerp is around 5h 8m and covers a distance of around 644 km. The fastest train normally takes 4h. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), Transilien and Thalys, the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté to Antwerp train service departs from Dijon and arrives in Anvers-Central. Typically 35 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
5h 8m
Fastest train time:
4h
Trains per week:
35
Cheapest price:
€167
Carbon emissions:
33 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:25
Last train departs at:
21:01

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bourgogne-Franche-Comté to Antwerp train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Bourgogne-Franche-Comté to Antwerp is to bus which costs €25 - €40 and takes 10h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Bourgogne-Franche-Comté to Antwerp is to train via Paris which costs €160 - €320 and takes 4h 56m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bourgogne-Franche-Comté to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Dijon and arriving at Antwerp via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bourgogne-Franche-Comté to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Dijon and arriving at Anvers-Central via Paris Gare De Lyon and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 56m.

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The distance between Bourgogne-Franche-Comté and Antwerp is 466 km. The road distance is 567.8 km.

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The best way to get from Bourgogne-Franche-Comté to Antwerp without a car is to train via Paris which takes 4h 56m and costs €160 - €320.

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It takes approximately 4h 56m to get from Bourgogne-Franche-Comté to Antwerp, including transfers.

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Bourgogne-Franche-Comté to Antwerp bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Dijon station.

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Bourgogne-Franche-Comté to Antwerp train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Dijon station.

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The best way to get from Bourgogne-Franche-Comté to Antwerp is to train via Paris which takes 4h 56m and costs €160 - €320. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €25 - €40 and takes 10h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Bourgogne-Franche-Comté to Antwerp.
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  • Distance: 466.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 56m

What companies run services between Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France and Antwerp, Belgium?

You can take a train from Dijon to Antwerp via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Nord in around 4h 56m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dijon to Antwerp via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine in around 10h 10m.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €260
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €440
Flights from Basel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€60 - €390
Flights from Zurich to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €420
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €290
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €600
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€200 - €420
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€230 - €420
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €330
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €260
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Basel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€60 - €390
Flights from Zurich to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €420
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €190
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Dijon to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€80 - €140
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Mâcon to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€24 - €45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Sens to Paris-Bercy
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Belfort to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €35
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Mulhouse to Saint-Louis
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€14 - €25
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€29 - €55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Mâcon to Bourg-en-Bresse
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €30
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bourg-en-Bresse to Bellegarde
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €45
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bellegarde to Genève
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €15
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€85 - €170
Website
Thalys
Standard
€85 - €120
Comfort
€95 - €130
Premium
€120 - €170
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Louvain / Leuven
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €12
1st Class
€12 - €18
Train from Louvain / Leuven to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €11
1st Class
€11 - €16
Train from Arlon / Aarlen to Brux.-/ Brus-Centr.
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €26
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€18 - €26
1st Class
€27 - €40
Train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€6 - €9
1st Class
€9 - €14
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Dijon Ville to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€80 - €110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€80 - €100
1st Class
€90 - €110
Train from Macon Ville to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€21 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€27 - €32
1st Class
€21 - €25
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€30 - €35
1st Class
€24 - €29
Train from Bourg En Bresse to Bellegarde
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€21 - €35
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€27 - €32
1st Class
€21 - €25
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Macon Ville to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€9 - €14
Rail 1st Class
€17 - €25
Train from Belfort to Mulhouse Ville
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €21
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€7 - €11
Rail 1st Class
€14 - €21
Train from Mulhouse Ville to St Louis
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €17
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€5 - €8
Rail 1st Class
€11 - €17
Train from Macon Ville to Bourg En Bresse
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€6 - €19
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€6 - €10
Rail 1st Class
€12 - €19
Train from Bellegarde to Geneve
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €7
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€3 - €6
Rail 1st Class
€4 - €7
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Dijon to Liège Guillemins
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€24 - €30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Dijon to Paris
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Dijon to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €16
Website
Blablabus
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €16
Website
Blablabus

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