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

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Line 33 bus, train  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 33 bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam Airport to Rotterdam, Rotterdam Centraal Uitstaphalte 33
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal Thalys

$32 - $52

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Bus Ouibus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Antwerp Ouibus

$6 - $8

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Bus FlixBus  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam Zuidplein to Antwerp 813

$10 - $14

Drive  •  1 h 7 min

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

$16 - $24

Line 33 bus, train, fly  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 33 bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam Airport to Rotterdam, Rotterdam Centraal Uitstaphalte
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU

$79 - $265

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The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp is to bus which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 2 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp is to drive which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1 h 7 min.

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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. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

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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 train which takes 1 h 46 min and costs 27€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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

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

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 426+ hotels available in Antwerp. Prices start at $76 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp.
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  • Distance: 50.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 46 min

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

Ouibus operates a bus from Rotterdam Airport (RTM) to Antwerp 3 times a week. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
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 Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
RET
Phone
+31 900 5006010
Email
klantenservice@ret.nl
Website
ret.nl
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam Airport to Rotterdam, Rotterdam Centraal Uitstaphalte
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ret.nl
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 Rotterdam to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
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 Zuidplein to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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