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There are 5 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk by train, bus, car or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Anvers-Central

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Antwerp

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Train via Brussels

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Anvers-Central

Drive

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk

Fly, line 21 bus

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU)
  2. Take the line 21 bus from Berchem Station perron 31 to Wilrijk Bist

Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk by train and tram

74 Weekly Services
4h 15m Average Duration
€78 Cheapest Price
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Germany → Belgium
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International entry into Belgium from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Belgium from Germany

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
This applies to arrivals from Germany
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  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Bahrain, Chile, Colombia, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Kuwait, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, Peru, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, Uruguay and Vatican
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland) with the exception of Andorra, Austria, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bulgaria, Croatia, Curaçao, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Mayotte, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, San Marino, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Hong Kong, Indonesia, Kuwait, Macau, New Zealand, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, South Korea and Taiwan

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Rules to follow in Belgium

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Germany

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Belgium from Germany.

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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
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted

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

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

The social distance requirement in Wilrijk is 1.5 metres.

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

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from Belgium.

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Last updated: 24 Jan 2022
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk is to bus, which costs €25 - €35 and takes 7h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk is to fly and line 21 bus which costs €45 - €200 and takes 3h 31m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt and arriving at Wilrijk Bist via Antwerpen Centraal Station perron 11. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Wilrijk Kruishof via Bruxelles-Nord and Antwerpen Diamant Metro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 15m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Wilrijk is 324 km. The road distance is 397.6 km.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk without a car is to train which takes 4h 15m and costs €75 - €110.

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It takes approximately 4h 15m to get from Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk, including transfers.

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Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Frankfurt station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk is to train which takes 4h 15m and costs €75 - €110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €25 - €35 and takes 7h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk.
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  • Distance: 324.2 km
  • Duration: 4h 15m

What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Wilrijk, Belgium?

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk via Bruxelles-Nord, Anvers-Central, and Antwerpen Diamant Metro in around 4h 15m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt to Antwerp twice daily. Tickets cost €24 - €29 and the journey takes 6h 55m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €410
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €410
Train operators
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
3h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€6 - €9
1st Class
€9 - €14
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€6 - €10
1st Class
€9 - €14
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €75
Website
Thalys
Standard
€40 - €55
Comfort
€50 - €70
Premium
€50 - €75
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€24 - €29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Berchem Station perron 31 to Wilrijk Bist
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Antwerp station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Anvers-Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk is 398 km. It takes approximately 3h 35m to drive from Frankfurt am Main to Wilrijk.

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Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 179+ hotels available in Wilrijk. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Frankfurt Airport is to train which takes 16 min and costs €3 - €5.

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