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Cheap bus tickets from Rotterdam to Antwerp

Showing times and prices for May 18

Cheapest

$10

Average

$13

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Rotterdam to Antwerp will cost around $ 13 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 10.

Cheapest
10:00PMRotterdam1h20 11:20PMAntwerpen, Koningin Astridplein
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$101One-way
Cheapest
09:30PMRotterdam, Conradstraat1h50 11:20PMAntwerpen, Koningin Astridplein
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$101One-way
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10:05AMRotterdam, Conradstraat1h45 11:50AMAntwerpen, Borsbeekbrugg
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$111One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:30AMRotterdam1h20 11:50AMAntwerpen, Borsbeekbrugg
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$111One-way
10:35AMRotterdam, Conradstraat1h45 12:20PMAntwerpen, Koningin Astridplein
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$131One-way

Bus schedule from Rotterdam to Antwerp

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08:00AMRotterdam, Conradstraat1h25 09:25AMAntwerpen, Koningin Astridplein
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10:05AMRotterdam, Conradstraat1h45 11:50AMAntwerpen, Borsbeekbrugg
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10:30AMRotterdam1h20 11:50AMAntwerpen, Borsbeekbrugg
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10:35AMRotterdam, Conradstraat1h45 12:20PMAntwerpen, Koningin Astridplein
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01:30PMRotterdam, Conradstraat1h40 03:10PMAntwerpen, Koningin Astridplein
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03:40PMRotterdam, Conradstraat2h00 05:40PMAntwerpen, Koningin Astridplein
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04:15PMRotterdam1h25 05:40PMAntwerpen, Koningin Astridplein
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04:30PMRotterdam, Conradstraat1h50 06:20PMAntwerpen, Koningin Astridplein
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08:40PMRotterdam, Conradstraat1h45 10:25PMAntwerpen, Koningin Astridplein
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09:30PMRotterdam, Conradstraat1h50 11:20PMAntwerpen, Koningin Astridplein
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10:00PMRotterdam1h20 11:20PMAntwerpen, Koningin Astridplein
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May 18
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May 19
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May 20
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May 21
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$9Flixbus
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$19NS International
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$14NS International
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$19NS International
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Bus times from Rotterdam to Antwerp

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Fastest Journey

1 h 20 m

Average

1 h 38 m

Buses per day

11

Distance

78 km

Of the 11 buses that leave Rotterdam for Antwerp every day 11 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 78 km distance in an average of 1 h 38 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 1 h 20 m .

The slowest buses will take 2 h and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
10:00PMRotterdam1h20 11:20PMAntwerpen, Koningin Astridplein
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$101One-way
Fastest
10:30AMRotterdam1h20 11:50AMAntwerpen, Borsbeekbrugg
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$111One-way
2nd Fastest
08:00AMRotterdam, Conradstraat1h25 09:25AMAntwerpen, Koningin Astridplein
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$131One-way
2nd Fastest
04:15PMRotterdam1h25 05:40PMAntwerpen, Koningin Astridplein
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$131One-way
01:30PMRotterdam, Conradstraat1h40 03:10PMAntwerpen, Koningin Astridplein
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$131One-way

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Overview: Bus from Rotterdam to Antwerp

distanceDistance48 miles (78 km)
durationAverage bus duration1 h 20 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$9 (€8)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesInfobus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Flixbus, Eurolines France, Union Ivkoni International, Lasta, Eurolines Switzerland or Citybus Express

Buses from Rotterdam to Antwerp cover the 48 miles (78 km) long route taking on average 1 h 20 min with our travel partners like Infobus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Flixbus, Eurolines France, Union Ivkoni International, Lasta, Eurolines Switzerland or Citybus Express. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $8 (€7), but the average price of bus tickets is $9 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Antwerp, Crown Plaza Hotel.

Bus providers: FlixBus from Rotterdam to Antwerp

Buy your official FlixBus bus tickets from Rotterdam to Antwerp from $8 (€7) with Omio. Find bus times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular trip.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

  • Average Price: $8

FlixBus has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your FlixBus tickets between Rotterdam and Antwerp and when traveling by bus:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Bus to Antwerp from Rotterdam

Take the bus to Antwerp easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Rotterdam to Antwerp.
FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by bus from Rotterdam, Netherlands to Antwerp, Belgium?

Travel between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Antwerp, Belgium by bus is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Belgium from Netherlands?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Rotterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Antwerp, Belgium?

When traveling in Belgium, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 5/16/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus between Rotterdam and Antwerp before traveling.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions for my return trip to Netherlands from Antwerp, Belgium?

Return travel from Belgium to Netherlands is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Rotterdam from Antwerp?

Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Antwerp?

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Rotterdam, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 5/16/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Rotterdam from Antwerp.

How much are cheap buses to Antwerp from Rotterdam?

Bus tickets between Rotterdam and Antwerp for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $8 (€7)  one way in the next 7 days.

How much does it cost to take a bus from Rotterdam to Antwerp?

The bus price from Rotterdam to Antwerp is on average $9 (€8)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.

How far is it from Rotterdam to Antwerp by bus?

The bus distance from Rotterdam to Antwerp is around 48 miles (78 km).

How long is the bus between Rotterdam and Antwerp?

The bus time from Rotterdam to Antwerp is on average 1 h 20 min  for the 48 miles (78 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Antwerp from Rotterdam by bus can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Which bus station from Rotterdam to Antwerp do I depart from? Which Antwerp bus station from Rotterdam do I arrive in?

When departing from Rotterdam, you have various bus station options to start your journey from including Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station), Rotterdam, P+R Capelsebrug and Rotterdam, Zuidplein. When arriving in Antwerp, you can end your journey in bus stations like Antwerp, Crown Plaza Hotel, Antwerp, Desguinlei Street (PIVA) and Antwerp, lk 2.

Omio customers book a bus from Rotterdam Centraal   to Antwerp, Crown Plaza Hotel   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure bus station in Rotterdam located? Where is the arrival bus station in Antwerp located?

Passengers board their bus most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and travel around 0.6 miles (875 m) from the city center to this bus station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Antwerp, Crown Plaza Hotel and need to travel approximately 3.4 miles (5.5 km) from the bus station to the city center in Antwerp.

What bus companies offer a service to Antwerp from Rotterdam?

When taking a bus from Rotterdam to Antwerp, you can count on Infobus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Flixbus, Eurolines France, Union Ivkoni International, Lasta, Eurolines Switzerland or Citybus Express for the best way to get you to Antwerp. You can also check all possible bus companies who offer a service to Antwerp from Rotterdam and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.

Is there a direct bus from Rotterdam to Antwerp?

Yes, you can look for direct buses from Rotterdam to Antwerp with Flixbus  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct bus tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this route.

When is the earliest bus from Rotterdam to Antwerp? When is the last bus from Rotterdam to Antwerp?

The earliest bus for this trip departs from Rotterdam at 7: 00 AM. The last bus leaves from Rotterdam at 9: 05 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Rotterdam to Antwerp and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.

How far in advance should I book a bus ticket from Rotterdam to Antwerp to get the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for buses in advance to score the best deals from all possible bus providers offering this journey and save money. If you book bus tickets between Rotterdam and Antwerp within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $9 (€8) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your bus ticket from Rotterdam to Antwerp a few months in advance.