There are 7 ways to get from Saarbrücken to Antwerp by bus, train, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus FlixBus, train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Saarbrücken to Brussels, Brussels-North station 299 / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Noord to Antwerpen-Centraal Intercity direct / ...

$27 - $47

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale S-Lex / ...
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Antwerp Ouibus

$14 - $19

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Bus, train Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale Bus / ...
  2. Take the train from Arlon to Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Antwerpen-Centraal Ic

$34 - $48

Train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord Ice
  4. Take the train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Antwerpen-Centraal Ic

$133 - $202

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Saarbrücken to Antwerp 219.7 miles

$45 - $70

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Brussels  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU) FRA - BRU

$138 - $344

Bus to Luxembourg, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Amsterdam (AMS) LUX - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal

$131 - $343

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Saarbrücken to Antwerp is to bus which costs 11€ - 17€ and takes 6 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Saarbrücken to Antwerp is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Saarbrücken to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Saarbrücken Hbf and arriving at Antwerp via Luxembourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Saarbrücken to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Saarbrücken Hbf and arriving at Antwerpen-Centraal via Mannheim Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof and Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 57 min.

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The distance between Saarbrücken and Antwerp is 288 km. The road distance is 351.5 km.

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The best way to get from Saarbrücken to Antwerp without a car is to bus and train which takes 5 h 49 min and costs 23€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Saarbrücken to Antwerp, including transfers.

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Saarbrücken to Antwerp bus services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), depart from Saarbrücken Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Saarbrücken to Antwerp.
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  • Distance: 180.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 49 min

What companies run services between Saarbrücken, Germany and Antwerp, Belgium?

You can take a bus from Saarbrücken to Antwerp via Luxembourg, Gare Centrale and Luxembourg in around 6 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Saarbrücken to Antwerp via Mannheim Hbf, Köln Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brusel Nord, and Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord in around 6 h 57 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Luxembourg to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Train operators
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 Brussel-Noord to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Arlon to Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $16
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $25
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $36
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $36
1st Class
$50 - $60
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
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 Saarbrücken to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
cfl.lu
Mobiliteit
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mobiliteit.lu
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 Luxembourg to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
Ouibus

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