There are 4 ways to get from Mechelen to Antwerp by train, bus, taxi or car

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  •  12 min

  1. Take the train from Malines to Anvers-Berchem Ic / ...

$5 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 500 bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the line 500 bus from Mechelen O. Van Kesbeeckstraat to Antwerpen Zuid Perron 3b 500

$4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mechelen to Antwerp 14.8 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Mechelen to Antwerp 14.8 miles

$3 - $5

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mechelen to Antwerp is to line 500 bus which costs 3€ and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mechelen to Antwerp is to train which costs 4€ - 9€ and takes 12 min.

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The distance between Mechelen and Antwerp is 22 km. The road distance is 23.7 km.

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The train from Malines to Anvers-Berchem takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mechelen O. Van Kesbeeckstraat and arriving at Antwerpen Zuid Perron 3b. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Malines and arriving at Anvers-Berchem. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Mechelen to Antwerp every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 12 min. Dutch Railways (NS) also services this route hourly. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Mechelen to Antwerp hourly. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Malines to Anvers-Berchem
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$8 - $12
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Mechelen to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Mechelen O. Van Kesbeeckstraat to Antwerpen Zuid Perron 3b
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Taxi from Mechelen to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be
Limostar
Phone
+32 2 512 01 01
Website
limostar.be
Berchem Taxi
Phone
+32 3 239 60 60
Website
taxiberchemluchthavenvervoer.be
A-Taxi
Phone
+32 3 283 83 93
Website
taxibedrijfantwerpen.be
Antwerp-Tax
Phone
+32 3 238 38 38
Website
antwerp-tax.be

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