Antwerp to Brussels train

Cheap train tickets from Antwerp to Brussels

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10

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10

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Antwerp to Brussels is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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11:06PMAntwerpen Centraal0h57 12:03AMBrussels-Midi
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08:08AMAntwerpen Centraal0h57 09:05AMBrussels-Midi
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Train schedule from Antwerp to Brussels

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08:08AMAntwerpen Centraal0h57 09:05AMBrussels-Midi
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08:19AMAntwerpen Centraal0h58 09:17AMBrussels-Midi
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08:25AMAntwerpen Centraal0h46 09:11AMBrussels-Midi
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09:06AMAntwerpen Centraal0h57 10:03AMBrussels-Midi
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10:06PMAntwerpen Centraal0h57 11:03PMBrussels-Midi
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10:19PMAntwerpen Centraal0h58 11:17PMBrussels-Midi
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10:25PMAntwerpen Centraal0h46 11:11PMBrussels-Midi
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10:54PMAntwerpen Centraal0h47 11:41PMBrussels-Midi
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11:06PMAntwerpen Centraal0h57 12:03AMBrussels-Midi
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11:19PMAntwerpen Centraal0h58 12:17AMBrussels-Midi
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11:25PMAntwerpen Centraal0h46 12:11AMBrussels-Midi
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Fastest train times from Antwerp to Brussels

Showing times and prices for Dec 01

Fastest Journey

46 m

Average

52 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

41 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Antwerp for Brussels every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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11:25PMAntwerpen Centraal0h46 12:11AMBrussels-Midi
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10:25PMAntwerpen Centraal0h46 11:11PMBrussels-Midi
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08:25AMAntwerpen Centraal0h46 09:11AMBrussels-Midi
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08:54AMAntwerpen Centraal0h47 09:41AMBrussels-Midi
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10:54PMAntwerpen Centraal0h47 11:41PMBrussels-Midi
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Overview: Train from Antwerp to Brussels

distanceDistance25 miles (41 km)
durationAverage train duration46 min
priceAverage train ticket price$11 (€10)
frequencyTrain frequency93 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 91 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCB, SNCB | IC or Thalys

Trains from Antwerp to Brussels cover the 25 miles (41 km) long trip taking on average 46 min with our travel partners like SNCB, SNCB | IC or Thalys. Normally, there are 93 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $11 (€10), but the average price of train tickets is $11 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Antwerp and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

Train providers: SNCB and Thalys from Antwerp to Brussels trains

For as little as $11 (€10) you can travel by train between Antwerp and Brussels with SNCB and Thalys. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

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Thalys

SNCB is Belgium's main train company and offers First class or Second class tickets for your train between Antwerp and Brussels.

One of the best ways to travel to Brussels from Antwerp is by taking a train with SNCB. Omio helps you find the ideal SNCB train from Antwerp to Brussels by showing you SNCB current train schedules and timetables, the train tickets on offer (including amenities offered onboard and travel information like baggage allowance) and the best prices for this Antwerp to Brussels trip. You can expect to travel 25 miles (41 km) to Brussels from Antwerp on a train with SNCB. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains to Brussels from Antwerp, you can check straight away if the SNCB ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Once you’ve found that perfect train, book your SNCB train ticket on Omio quickly and easily, then enjoy your upcoming trip to Brussels from Antwerp!

Antwerp to Brussels train information with SNCB:

  • Average Duration: 47 min
  • SNCB frequency: 91 a day

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

Are you making plans to travel to Brussels from Antwerp? Why not take a train with Thalys? Omio can show you current Thalys train times, tickets, travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) and prices so you can find the best deals on Antwerp to Brussels trains all in one place. On the Thalys train, you can expect to travel 25 miles (41 km) between Antwerp and Brussels. If you use the Omio app to search for trains between Antwerp and Brussels, you can quickly see if the Thalys ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you have found your perfect one-way Thalys train to Brussels from Antwerp, book your cheap train tickets online on Omio or in the Omio app quickly and easily so you can spend the rest of your time enjoying your upcoming trip!

    Trains from Antwerp to Brussels

    Trains in Europe are an effective way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes in BeNeLux. Trains from Antwerp to Brussels are direct, with an average journey between the two cities requiring just over half an hour in travel time. Train options available include the high-speed, the intercity and the local train. Over 150 trains travel from Antwerp to Brussels per day and are available during weekdays, with slightly less availability during holidays and on the weekend. The journey may also take longer during holidays and weekends. The first train usually departs Antwerp at 4:35 a.m. while the last leaves at 12:10 a.m. Most trains traveling from Antwerp to Brussels are operated by SNCB; however, Thalys does offer occasional trains.

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    Antwerp to Brussels Train Cost

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

    Booking Period

    Average Price

    Same Day

    €8

    1 Day in Advance

    €8

    1 Week in Advance

    €8

    2 Weeks in Advance

    €8

    1 Month in Advance

    €8

    3 Months in Advance

    €8

    Antwerp to Brussels Trains: General Information


    • autobus The vast majority of Antwerp to Brussels trains are run by SNCB; however, occasionally Thalys also operates Antwerp to Brussels routes.
    • autobus All Antwerp to Brussels trains are direct, depart from Antwerpen Centraal train station and arrive at either Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central, Bruxelles-Congres, or Bruxelles-Nord train station.
    • autobus The Antwerp to Brussels train journey takes as little as 35 minutes to arrive in Brussels.
    • autobus Most travelers book their Antwerp to Brussels train tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.

    Taking the Train from Antwerp

    The journey starts from Antwerpen-Centraal and ends at Brussels South Railway station. The Antwerpen-Centraal is situated at the center Antwerp and a few minutes walk from the shopping area. Subway, tram, and bus transport services from this station are available during any time of the day.

    Arriving in Brussels by Train

    Brussels South Railway station is situated in the southern part of Brussels. Public transport to the station is readily available. It takes only a few minutes to travel from the center of the city to the railway. It opens at 5:45 a.m. and closes at 10:00 p.m. daily. Brussels is found in Belgium, and it has a population of approximately 1.2 million people. Both French and Dutch are widely spoken.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Antwerp to Brussels

    Travel Tips: Travel by train to Brussels 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 Antwerp to Brussels.
    FAQs
    Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Antwerp and Brussels for the next 7 days starting from $11 (€10)  one way.
    The Antwerp to Brussels train ticket price is on average $11 (€10)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
    The train distance from Antwerp to Brussels is around 25 miles (41 km).
    On average the Antwerp to Brussels train travel time is 46 min  for the 25 miles (41 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

    When taking the train from Antwerp to Brussels, you can choose to depart from train stations like Antwerp and Antwerp, Berchem Driekoningen. Your route can end in train stations such as Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord.

    Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Antwerp   and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

    Passengers board their train most frequently from Antwerp and travel around 0 miles (6 m) from the city center to this train station.

    Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Bruxelles-Midi and need to travel approximately 2 miles (3.2 km) from the train station to the city center in Brussels.

    If you're looking for trains from Antwerp to Brussels, you can rely on SNCB, SNCB | IC or Thalys to get you to Brussels. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Antwerp to Brussels route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Yes, there are 91 direct trains per day from Antwerp to Brussels, and you can find a direct train for this route with SNCB | IC  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    The average number of trains departing Antwerp for Brussels is 93 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The earliest train for this route departs from Antwerp at 7: 25 PM. The last train leaves from Antwerp at 7: 25 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Antwerp to Brussels and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    If you purchase a train ticket from Antwerp to Brussels within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $11 (€10) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Antwerp and Brussels are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports in Antwerp and Brussels

    Antwerp
    Brussels
    Antwerp is the most popular Antwerp railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Antwerp for your trip to Brussels.

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