There are 5 ways to get from Rotterdam to Antwerp by train, bus, car or rideshare
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What companies run services between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Antwerp, Belgium?
Thalys operates a train from Rotterdam to Antwerp hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Rotterdam to Antwerp every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. FlixBus also services this route every 3 hours.
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Roosendaal
- Ave. Duration
- 38 min
- Every 20 minutes
- Estimated price
- $10 - $18
- Purchase a
Train from Roosendaal to Antwerpen Centraal
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Rotterdam and Antwerp is 78 km. The road distance is 98 km.
The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Antwerp is to bus which costs 3€ - 8€ and takes 2 h 20 min.
The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Antwerp is to train which takes 32 min and costs 26€ - 45€.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Antwerpen Centraal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 32 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rotterdam and arriving at Antwerp. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.
The train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal takes 32 min including transfers and departs hourly.