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Train Information to Amsterdam from Antwerp

distanceDistance82 miles (132 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 14 min
priceAverage train ticket price$46 (€37)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCB | IC, Thalys or SNCB

Trains from Antwerp to Amsterdam cover the 82 miles (132 km) long route taking on average 1 h 14 min with our travel partners like SNCB | IC, Thalys or SNCB. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $46 (€37), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $26 (€21). Travelers depart most frequently from Antwerp and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Train companies

Antwerp to Amsterdam with Thalys and SNCB

For as little as $26 (€21) you can travel by train from Antwerp to Amsterdam with Thalys and SNCB. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Thalys
SNCB

Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train between Antwerp and Amsterdam with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

Thalys is one of the best options when traveling by train from Antwerp to Amsterdam. Omio quickly shows you current Thalys train schedules for the Antwerp - Amsterdam route and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest journey available. The distance from Antwerp to Amsterdam is around 82 miles (132 km) and the cheapest Thalys one-way ticket you can book starts at $48 (€39). As you check the latest Antwerp to Amsterdam train schedule from Thalys for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Amsterdam safely. If you search for Thalys tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect Thalys ticket between Antwerp and Amsterdam so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

Thalys from Antwerp to Amsterdam train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 15 min
  • Thalys frequency: 6 a day

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

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • If a ticket is nonrefundable, a Thalys e-voucher can still be issued for a 15€ fee to passengers requesting a refund up to 30 days after the departure date.

Trains from Antwerp to Amsterdam

Trains in Europe are a convenient way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering a variety of domestic and international train routes. Trains from Antwerp to Amsterdam are available every day of the week and are operated by both Thalys and SNCB. The first train departs at 6:45 a.m. while the last leaves Antwerp at 9:45 a.m. Travelers have a choice between high-speed Thalys express services or slower regional trains operated SNCB, which take around 2 hours to make the journey. Most trains from Antwerp to Amsterdam are direct; however, occasional SNCB services require a transfer in Rotterdam. All trains depart from Antwerpen Centraal train station and arrive at Amsterdam Centraal train station.


Antwerp to Amsterdam Train Cost

Average prices for trains from Antwerp to Amsterdam when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€47

1 Day in Advance

€47

1 Week in Advance

€45

2 Weeks in Advance

€43

1 Month in Advance

€43

3 Months in Advance

€40

Antwerp to Amsterdam Trains: General Information


  • autobus All trains traveling from Antwerp to Amsterdam are operated by either SNCB or Thalys.
  • autobus Most trains are direct; however, some trains require a transfer in Rotterdam. All trains depart from Antwerpen Centraal train station and arrive at Amsterdam's Centraal train station.
  • autobus Antwerp to Amsterdam train takes as little as 1 hour and 12 minutes to arrive in Amsterdam.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Antwerp to Amsterdam train tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.

Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Antwerp to Amsterdam trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 4% cheaper to book an Antwerp to Amsterdam train ticket 1 week in advance as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • Antwerp to Amsterdam train costs are 9% cheaper when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a train ticket the day of.

Taking the Train from Antwerp

All trains from Antwerp to Amsterdam leave from Antwerp Centraal and arrive at Amsterdam Centraal. Seen as one of the world's most beautiful stations, Antwerp Centraal is best reached by the town's excellent tram network. Tram numbers 2, 6, 9 and 15 all stop just outside the station entrance, and take about 10 minutes to travel from city centre hotels. For those coming from Antwerp's suburbs, regional train services may be quicker, while for the earliest departures, a taxi is recommended.

Getting into Amsterdam by Train

Amsterdam is completely unique - with its dense network of canals, its army of cyclists, quirky traditional houses and some of Europe's finest galleries and museums. Visitors can enjoy a visual feast - from the works of old Dutch masters to the world's greatest Van Gogh collection, or they can just relax in bars and cafes. All trains from Antwerp to Amsterdam arrive at Centraal station. Take trams 1 or 2 to get to the old quarter in less than 15 minutes. Alternatively, Centraal is also on the Amsterdam Metro, providing links to every part of town.

Travel Tips

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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Antwerp and Amsterdam?

Travel between Antwerp, Belgium and Amsterdam, Netherlands by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Netherlands from Belgium?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

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

All travelers in Netherlands must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/19/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Antwerp and Amsterdam as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering Belgium from Amsterdam, Netherlands?

The restriction level for your return train to Antwerp, Belgium from Amsterdam is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Antwerp from Amsterdam restricted?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Amsterdam?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

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

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

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/19/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Antwerp from Amsterdam closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap trains to Amsterdam from Antwerp cost?
Train tickets between Antwerp and Amsterdam for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $26 (€21)  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train to Amsterdam from Antwerp?
The train price from Antwerp to Amsterdam is on average $46 (€37)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this route in the next 7 days.
What is the distance from Antwerp to Amsterdam by train?
You should expect to travel around 82 miles (132 km)  from Antwerp to Amsterdam by train.
How many hours is the train time from Antwerp to Amsterdam?
While the time it takes to travel 82 miles (132 km) between Antwerp and Amsterdam can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Antwerp to Amsterdam train journey time is on average 1 h 14 min.
What station does the train from Antwerp to Amsterdam depart from? Which Amsterdam train station do I come into from Antwerp?

When taking the train between Antwerp and Amsterdam, you can choose to depart from train stations like Antwerp and Antwerp, Berchem Driekoningen. Your trip can end in train stations such as Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Antwerp   and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Where is the Antwerp train station located? Where is the Amsterdam train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Antwerp, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Antwerp. The most popular arrival train station in Amsterdam, called Amsterdam Centraal, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.

Which train companies can take me to Amsterdam from Antwerp?
For the best Antwerp to Amsterdam train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with SNCB | IC, Thalys or SNCB. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Antwerp to Amsterdam to compare what amenities they may offer.
Are there any nonstop train services from Antwerp to Amsterdam?
Yes, there are 12 direct trains per day from Antwerp to Amsterdam. You can look to travel with Thalys or SNCB | IC  without needing to transfer at another stop in between. Taking a direct train tends to save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking a ticket for this trip.
How many train services are there from Antwerp to Amsterdam a day?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Antwerp to Amsterdam. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Antwerp to Amsterdam?
The first Antwerp to Amsterdam train departs at 5: 44 AM   and the last train from Antwerp to Amsterdam leaves at 10: 44 AM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Antwerp to Amsterdam on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
When should I buy the Antwerp to Amsterdam train for the best deals on tickets?
You can find trains between Antwerp and Amsterdam to cost on average $46 (€37) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your trip. You’ll see tickets for the Antwerp to Amsterdam train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Antwerp
Amsterdam
Antwerpen Centraal
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
Trains and buses run between Antwerp Centraal and Antwerp-Berchem stations. From there, buses 51 and 53 connect Berchem and the airport.
Antwerpen-Berchem
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
Trains and buses run between Antwerp Centraal and Antwerp-Berchem stations. From there, buses 51 and 53 connect Berchem and the airport.