There are 10 ways to get from Greater Manchester 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.

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Train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Stockport to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Brussels - Midi Est
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Anvers-Central Ic

$176 - $375

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  14 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to London Victoria National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Antwerp Ouibus

$33 - $45

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Bus FlixBus  •  14 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Shudehill Interchange to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals M11a / ...
  2. Take the bus from London to Antwerp N80 / ...

$52 - $92

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6 h 59 min

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

$253 - $297

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 18 min

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

$110 - $162

Bus to Manchester, fly to Brussels  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Moss Side, Maine Rd (School) to Manchester City Centre, Hulme St (The Dancehouse)
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Brussels (BRU) MAN - BRU

$71 - $251

Bus to Manchester, fly to Antwerp  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Moss Side, Maine Rd (School) to Manchester City Centre, Hulme St (The Dancehouse)
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Antwerp (ANR) MAN - ANR

$105 - $443

Fly Manchester to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 56 min

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

$86 - $274

Bus to Manchester, fly to Charleroi  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Moss Side, Maine Rd (School) to Manchester City Centre, Hulme St (The Dancehouse)
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Charleroi (CRL) MAN - CRL

$53 - $248

Train to Birmingham, fly to Brussels  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Brussels (BRU) BHX - BRU

$118 - $350

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Antwerp is to bus which costs £25 - £35 and takes 14 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Antwerp is to bus and fly which costs £55 - £200 and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Antwerp is 321 miles.

It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to get from Greater Manchester to Antwerp, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Horton Rd and arriving at Antwerp via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 11 min.

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There are 409+ hotels available in Antwerp. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Antwerp is 1 h ahead of Greater Manchester. It is currently 12:03 PM in Greater Manchester and 1:03 PM in Antwerp.

Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Antwerp.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 321.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 54 min

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Antwerp, Belgium?

You can take a train from Greater Manchester to Antwerp via Stockport Bus Station, Stockport, London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Brussels - Midi, and Bruxelles-Midi in around 6 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Antwerp via Manchester City Centre, Dickinson St (Hotel), Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, London Victoria, and London in around 14 h 11 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Antwerp via Southend
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $430
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
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
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $320
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Manchester to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $450
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stockport to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $160
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $85
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 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
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Bus operators
FlixBus
Stagecoach Manchester
Phone
0161 273 3377
Email
manchester.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Moss Side, Maine Rd (School) to Manchester City Centre, Hulme St (The Dancehouse)
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Manchester Community Transport
Phone
0161 946 9255
Email
info@manct.org
Website
manct.org
Bus from Moss Side, Claremont Rd to Manchester City Centre, Gt Bridgewater St (Palace Theatre)
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
manct.org
Ferry operators

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