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There are 5 ways to get from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp by bus, subway, train, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 33 bus, subway, train  •  1h 29m

  1. Take the line 33 bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam Airport to Rotterdam, Meijersplein Metro 33 / ...
  2. Take the subway from Rotterdam, Meijersplein to Rotterdam, Rotterdam Centraal E
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal

$35 - $55

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Antwerp 803 / ...

$7 - $12

3 alternative options

Train  •  2h 49m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Roosendaal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Roosendaal to Antwerpen-Centraal Stoptrein

$17 - $30

Drive  •  1h 7m

  1. Drive from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp 66.6 miles

$16 - $24

Towncar  •  1h 7m

  1. Take a town car from Rotterdam Airport to Antwerp 66.6 miles

$35 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp is to bus which costs 6€ - 11€ and takes 3h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam, Rotterdam Airport and arriving at Antwerp via Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 1m.

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The distance between Rotterdam Airport (RTM) and Antwerp is 81 km. The road distance is 106.6 km.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp without a car is to line 33 bus and subway and train which takes 1h 29m and costs 30€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 1h 29m to get from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp, including transfers.

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Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS station.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp is to train which takes 2h 49m and costs 15€ - 27€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 6€ - 11€ and takes 3h 1m.

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Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Antwerp station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp is 107 km. It takes approximately 1h 7m to drive from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp.

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  • Distance: 50.7 miles
  • Duration: 1h 29m

What companies run services between Rotterdam Airport (RTM), Netherlands and Antwerp, Belgium?

You can take a train from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp via Rotterdam, Rotterdam Centraal Uitstaphalte, Rotterdam Centraal, and Roosendaal in around 2h 49m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp every 4 hours. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 1h 40m.

Train operators
RET
Phone
+31 900 5006010
Email
klantenservice@ret.nl
Website
ret.nl
Subway from Rotterdam, Meijersplein to Rotterdam, Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
7m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
RET
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Roosendaal
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Roosendaal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $15
Bus operators
RET
Phone
+31 900 5006010
Email
klantenservice@ret.nl
Website
ret.nl
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam Airport to Rotterdam, Meijersplein Metro
Ave. Duration
6m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Website
RET
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 Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Rotterdam Airport to Antwerp
Estimated price
$35 - $140

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