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There are 5 ways to get from Paris to Antwerp by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Thalys  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Paris-Nord to Antwerpen-Centraal Thalys

$95 - $130

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Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Antwerp 800 / ...

$12 - $85

3 alternative options

Train inOui TGV  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Bruxelles Midi Tgv
  2. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal Ic / ...

$59 - $83

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Antwerp 213.4 miles

$45 - $70

Fly  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Brussels (BRU) CDG - BRU

$102 - $314

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Antwerp is to bus which costs 11€ - 75€ and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Antwerp is to train which costs 85€ - 110€ and takes 2 h 2 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Antwerp. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris-Nord and arriving at Antwerpen-Centraal. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 2 min.

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The distance between Paris and Antwerp is 301 km. The road distance is 341.5 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Antwerp without a car is to train which takes 2 h 2 min and costs 85€ - 110€.

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The train from Paris-Nord to Antwerpen-Centraal takes 2 h 2 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Paris to Antwerp bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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Paris to Antwerp train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Paris-Nord station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Antwerp is to train which takes 2 h 2 min and costs 85€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 11€ - 75€ and takes 5 h 25 min, you could also fly, which costs 85€ - 280€ and takes 3 h 27 min.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Antwerp.
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  • Distance: 188 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Antwerp, Belgium?

Thalys operates a train from Paris to Antwerp every 3 hours. Tickets cost $95 - $130 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Antwerp every 3 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 25 min. Four other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris-Nord to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $130
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$95 - $130
1st Class
$130 - $180
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $16
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Paris to Antwerpen
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 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 Paris Centre - Bercy to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Paris Rue de Maubeuge to Antwerpen
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
ecolines.net

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

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Paris to Antwerp bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Antwerp station.

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Paris to Antwerp train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Antwerpen-Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Antwerp is 341 km. It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to drive from Paris to Antwerp.

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Brussels Airlines offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to Brussels Airport.

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Book your Paris to Antwerp train tickets online with Loco2.

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Book your Paris to Antwerp bus tickets online with FlixBus, Busbud and Distribusion.

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There are 447+ hotels available in Antwerp. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 40 min and costs 10€.

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