COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply upon entering Belgium. Learn More.

There are 7 ways to get from Porto to Antwerp by plane, train, shuttle, bus, night train 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.

Recommended option

Fly to Brussels  •  5h 38m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Brussels (BRU) OPO - BRU

42€ - 165€

6 alternative options

Fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  6h 53m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) OPO - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Anvers-Central

96€ - 252€

Fly to Charleroi, shuttle  •  7h 2m

  1. Fly from Porto (OPO) to Charleroi (CRL) OPO - CRL
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Charleroi Airport to Antwerpen Crowne Plaza

61€ - 127€

Bus, train  •  21h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Porto to Bayonne
  2. Take the train from Bayonne to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord to Anvers-Central

238€ - 373€

Bus  •  31h

  1. Take the bus from Porto Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal to Guimarães
  2. Take the bus from Guimaraes to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Antwerp

93€ - 118€

Train, night train  •  22h 24m

  1. Take the train from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas to Coimbra-B Ic / ...
  2. Take the night train from Coimbra to Hendaye
  3. Take the train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv
  4. Take the train from Paris Nord to Anvers-Central

265€ - 429€

Drive  •  17h 56m

  1. Drive from Porto to Antwerp 1916.6 km

220€ - 330€

Porto to Antwerp by bus

The bus journey time between Porto and Antwerp is around 39h and covers a distance of around 2041 km. The fastest bus normally takes 32h 40m. Operated by Arriva Portugal – Tranportes, Lda., Transdev Portugal, FlixBus and others, the Porto to Antwerp bus service departs from Porto Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal and arrives in Antwerp. Typically two buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
39h
Fastest bus time:
32h 40m
Buses per week:
2
Cheapest price:
93€
Carbon emissions:
254 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
08:20
Last bus departs at:
19:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Porto to Antwerp bus schedules

Portugal → Belgium
Fully open

Travel safe during COVID-19

International entry into Belgium from Portugal

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Portugal
Show more details
Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Belgium, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Israel, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions

Show less

Conditions of entry into Belgium from Portugal

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
Show more details
  • 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 citizens and permanent residents of Australia, Austria, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, Slovakia, South Korea and Vatican
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

Show less

Rules to follow in Belgium

1.5m

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Portugal

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Belgium is currently allowed from Portugal.

Explore travel options

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

Explore travel options

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

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

The social distance requirement in Antwerp 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 Portugal from Belgium.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 9 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Porto to Antwerp is to fly and shuttle which costs 60€ - 130€ and takes 7h 2m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Porto to Antwerp is to fly which costs 40€ - 170€ and takes 5h 38m.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Porto to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Porto Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal and arriving at Antwerp via Guimaraes and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 31h.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Porto to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas and arriving at Anvers-Central via Coimbra, Hendaye, Montparnasse-Bienvenue and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22h 24m.

More details

The distance between Porto and Antwerp is 1498 km. The road distance is 1916.6 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Porto to Antwerp without a car is to bus and train which takes 21h 35m and costs 230€ - 380€.

More details

It takes approximately 5h 38m to get from Porto to Antwerp, including transfers.

More details

Porto to Antwerp bus services, operated by Arriva Portugal – Tranportes, Lda., depart from Porto Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal station.

More details

Porto to Antwerp train services, operated by Comboios De Portugal, depart from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas station.

More details

The best way to get from Porto to Antwerp is to fly which takes 5h 38m and costs 40€ - 170€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 90€ - 120€ and takes 31h.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Porto to Antwerp.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 1498 km
  • Duration: 5h 38m

What companies run services between Porto, Portugal and Antwerp, Belgium?

Brussels Airlines, Ryanair and five other airlines fly from Porto to Antwerp every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Porto to Antwerp via Guimarães, Guimaraes, and Lille in around 31h.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Porto to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 290€
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 360€
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 230€
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Porto to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 300€
Flights from Porto to Brussels via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 350€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Porto to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 210€
Flights from Porto to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 130€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 210€
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via Basel
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 210€
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 210€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Porto to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 300€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Porto to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Friday
Estimated price
60€ - 300€
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
80€ - 280€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Porto to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 360€
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 350€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday
Estimated price
140€ - 360€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 280€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 420€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Porto to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 360€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
50€ - 75€
Comfort
65€ - 85€
Premium
75€ - 110€
Train from Paris Nord to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
85€ - 170€
Website
Thalys
Standard
85€ - 120€
Comfort
95€ - 130€
Premium
120€ - 170€
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 Bayonne to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
110€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Train from Hendaye to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
110€ - 160€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
110€ - 140€
1st Class
130€ - 160€
Comboios De Portugal

Comboios de Portugal (CP) is the national railway network of Portugal that spans over 2700km, with trains split into three main types: regional, urban and intercity trains; international and domestic high-speed trains; and international night trains. Portugal's main stations are Santa Apolónia in Lisbon and Campanha in Porto – these connect to trains in Portugal's cities and international destinations. The Alfa Pendular, the fastest train in Portugal, is a popular travel choice, as it can run at a speed of up to 250 km/h. You can book train tickets up to 60 days in advance.

Contact Details
Phone
+351 707 210 220
Website
cp.pt
Train from Vila Nova De Gaia-Devesas to Coimbra-B
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
8€ - 12€
Night train from Coimbra to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
Comboios De Portugal
Urbano
60€ - 85€
Bus operators
My Super Shuttle
Email
info@mysupershuttle.be
Website
mysupershuttle.be
Shuttle from Charleroi Airport to Antwerpen Crowne Plaza
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
25€
Schedules at
mysupershuttle.be
Transportes Barquense
Phone
(+351) 258 454 303
Email
info@barquense.com
Website
barquense.pt
Bus from Porto to Bayonne
Ave. Duration
13h 2m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Schedules at
barquense.pt
Arriva Portugal – Tranportes, Lda.
Phone
253 423 500
Email
geral@arriva.pt
Website
arriva.pt
Bus from Porto Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal to Guimarães
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Schedules at
arriva.pt
Transdev Portugal
Phone
225 100 100
Website
transdev.pt
Bus from Porto — Gonçalo Cristovão Terminal to Guimarães
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Schedules at
transdev.pt
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Guimaraes to Lille
Ave. Duration
26h 15m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
80€ - 100€
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 Lille to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
8€ - 11€
Website
Blablabus

Want to know more about travelling around Belgium

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

The quickest flight from Porto Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 20m.

Search flights

Porto to Antwerp bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Antwerp station.

More details

Antwerp is 1h ahead of Porto. It is currently 3:49 AM in Porto and 4:49 AM in Antwerp.

Porto to Antwerp train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Anvers-Central station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Porto to Antwerp is 1917 km. It takes approximately 17h 56m to drive from Porto to Antwerp.

Get driving directions

Brussels Airlines, Air Europa, KLM and three other airlines offer flights from Porto Airport to Brussels Airport.

Search flights

There are 183+ hotels available in Antwerp. Prices start at 75€ per night.

More details

The best way to get from Porto to Porto Airport is to subway which takes 27 min and costs 1€ - 2€.

More details