The cheapest trains from Antwerp to Brussels

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Cheapest

$13

Average

$19

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 Antwerp to Brussels will cost around $ 19 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 13.

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08:54AMAntwerpen Centraal0h47 09:41AMBrussels-Midi
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$131One-way
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08:08AMAntwerpen Centraal0h57 09:05AMBrussels-Midi
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$131One-way
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08:25AMAntwerpen Centraal0h46 09:11AMBrussels-Midi
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$131One-way
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08:36AMAntwerpen Centraal0h57 09:33AMBrussels-Midi
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$131One-way
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08:19AMAntwerpen Centraal0h58 09:17AMBrussels-Midi
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$131One-way

Timetable 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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08:33AMAntwerpen Centraal0h35 09:08AMBrussels-Midi
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08:36AMAntwerpen Centraal0h57 09:33AMBrussels-Midi
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08:54AMAntwerpen Centraal0h47 09:41AMBrussels-Midi
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Nov 28
$11SNCB | IC
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Nov 29
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$4Flixbus
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Nov 30
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Dec 1
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Dec 2
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Dec 3
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Dec 4
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Dec 6
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Dec 7
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$4Flixbus
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Dec 8
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Dec 11
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Dec 12
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Dec 13
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Dec 14
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$4Flixbus
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Dec 15
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The fastest trains from Antwerp to Brussels

Showing times and prices for Nov 29

Fastest Journey

35 m

Average

50 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

41 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Antwerp for Brussels every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 41 km distance in an average of 50 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 35 m .

The slowest trains will take 58 m 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
08:33AMAntwerpen Centraal0h35 09:08AMBrussels-Midi
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$471One-way
08:25AMAntwerpen Centraal0h46 09:11AMBrussels-Midi
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$131One-way
08:54AMAntwerpen Centraal0h47 09:41AMBrussels-Midi
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$131One-way
08:08AMAntwerpen Centraal0h57 09:05AMBrussels-Midi
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$131One-way
08:36AMAntwerpen Centraal0h57 09:33AMBrussels-Midi
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$131One-way

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Train Information to Brussels from Antwerp

distanceDistance25 miles (41 km)
durationAverage train duration46 min
priceAverage train ticket price$11 (€10)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCB | IC, SNCB 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 | IC, SNCB or Thalys. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $11 (€10), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $11 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Antwerp and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.

Train companies

Antwerp to Brussels with SNCB and Thalys

SNCB and Thalys trains will get you between Antwerp and Brussels from $11 (€10). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

SNCB
Thalys

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

One of the best ways to travel from Antwerp to Brussels is by taking a train with SNCB. Omio helps you find the ideal SNCB train from Antwerp to Brussels by showing you SNCB’s 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 route. You can expect to travel 25 miles (41 km) between Antwerp and Brussels on a train with SNCB. If you are using the Omio app to search for trains between Antwerp and Brussels, 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 from Antwerp to Brussels!

    When you buy your SNCB train tickets from Antwerp to Brussels don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Normal conditions apply

    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 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
    How much does a cheap train between Antwerp and Brussels cost?
    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Antwerp and Brussels for the next 7 days starting from $11 (€10)  one way.
    How much is the train to Brussels from Antwerp on average?
    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $11 (€10)  for a train ticket to Brussels from Antwerp.
    How far is it from Antwerp to Brussels by train?
    You should expect to travel around 25 miles (41 km)  from Antwerp to Brussels by train.
    How long is the train to Brussels from Antwerp?
    While the time it takes to travel 25 miles (41 km) from Antwerp to Brussels can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Antwerp to Brussels train journey time is on average 46 min.
    What train station in Antwerp goes to Brussels? What train station do I come into Brussels from Antwerp?

    When taking a train from Antwerp, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Antwerp and Antwerp, Berchem Driekoningen. When you arrive in Brussels, your train can arrive in train stations including Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord.

    Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Antwerp   to Bruxelles-Midi.

    Where is the train station in Antwerp to go to Brussels? Where is the train station in Brussels located?

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Antwerp, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Bruxelles-Midi, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.

    Which train providers can take me from Antwerp to Brussels?
    For the route from Antwerp to Brussels you can take a train with SNCB | IC, SNCB or Thalys. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Antwerp to Brussels on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    Can I purchase a direct train from Antwerp to Brussels?
    Yes, there are 25 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 buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
    How many train services are there between Antwerp and Brussels a day?
    On average, there are 25 trains a day from Antwerp to Brussels. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
    When can I take the first train from Antwerp to Brussels? When can I take the last train for the day?
    The earliest train for this route departs from Antwerp at 4: 45 AM. The last train leaves from Antwerp at 11: 05 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Antwerp to Brussels and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
    How far in advance should I buy a train ticket from Antwerp to Brussels to get the best deals?
    You can find trains from Antwerp to Brussels to cost on average $11 (€10) 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 route. You’ll see tickets for the Antwerp to Brussels train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    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.