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Buses from Rotterdam to Antwerp

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Rotterdam - Antwerp Bus Schedule

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Journey Information

There are 15 intercity buses per day from Rotterdam to Antwerp. Traveling by bus from Rotterdam to Antwerp usually takes around one hour and 59 minutes, but the fastest FlixBus bus can make the trip in just one hour and 20 minutes.

Distance49 mi (79 km)
Shortest duration1h 20m
Cheapest price$9.30
Trips per day14
Most frequent serviceFlixBus
Bus lines2

How much is a bus ticket from Rotterdam to Antwerp?

The average price for a bus ticket to Antwerp is $13.36, This is a superb deal on a bus trip, one of the best that we have seen. Wanderu ensures that you find great deals on bus tickets everytime, we search all of the best bus options to present you the lowest prices available from our partner carriers.

Monthly average prices

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Traveling from Rotterdam to Antwerp by bus will cost you about the same throughout the year. In general, bus ticket prices for that route are fairly consistent, so expect to pay around C$14 whenever you decide to travel.

What bus companies travel from Rotterdam to Antwerp?

There are two bus lines that have daily service from Rotterdam to Antwerp that you can search and book on Wanderu. Of these two carriers, FlixBus usually offers more choice, with 14 scheduled trips per day.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
BlaBlaCar Bus17h 46m$38.42
FlixBus141h 39m$14.13
  • BlaBlaCar Bus

    BlaBlaCar Bus

    Book BlaBlaCar Bus from Rotterdam to Antwerp from $15. There are 1 BlaBlaCar Bus schedules from Rotterdam to Antwerp and you can expect on average to pay for a BlaBlaCar Bus ticket to Antwerp. In Rotterdam, BlaBlaCar Bus departs to Antwerp from Conradstraat and no other station. In Antwerp, BlaBlaCar Bus arrives at Plantin Quay and no other station.

    An average trip on BlaBlaCar Bus from Rotterdam to Antwerp takes 7 hours and 46 minutes , while the fastest available BlaBlaCar Bus trip will get you to Antwerp in 1 hours and 20 minutes .

    On weekends, BlaBlaCar Bus offers 1 trip per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Antwerp.

  • FlixBus

    FlixBus

    First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity bus companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 14 trips from Rotterdam to Antwerp, and usually makes the trip in about 1 hours and 39 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Rotterdam to Antwerp during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus takes an average of one hour and 59 minutes to cover the 79 kilometers from Rotterdam to Antwerp. However, the fastest bus only takes an hour and 20 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short bus trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

"Travelers prefer riding the bus on Saturday to enjoy the weekend in Antwerp. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet."

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Rotterdam?

The first bus leaves at 5:00am and the last bus leaves at 10:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Rotterdam to Antwerp, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many buses are there each day?

There are 15 scheduled buses that travel from Rotterdam to Antwerp every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. This includes 14 direct buses, where you can stay on the same bus without having to transfer to a connecting bus at any point during your trip.

City Information

Rotterdam

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With origins as a small fishing village in the 13th century, Rotterdam is now the largest port in Europe. The city's unique architecture attracts visitors from all over the world, with its many angular and glass buildings standing out among much of Europe's old-world architectural style. Rotterdam is worth visiting on its own, or travel on an entire tour of 8 Dutch cities.

The exciting contemporary feel of Rotterdam extends into its art and design scene, home to many modern art galleries and Groos, a vast and eclectic concept store selling pieces by Rotterdam-based designers. For a more traditional art museum, visit the Museum van Boijmans Beuningen, one of Europe's finest art galleries displaying works by Van Gogh, Monet, and Magritte.

Rotterdam is also home to a growing food scene, and visitors can experience this in the impressive Markthal. With over 100 stalls and restaurants, the Markthal is the best place for visitors to sample authentic local cuisine.

Getting to Rotterdam is simple, whether by sea, air, rail, or road. Several airlines fly to Rotterdam The Hague Airport, and a convenient shuttle bus offers frequent transport to the city. Rotterdam's Centraal Station also provides international train services across Europe, and FlixBus offers convenient travel from various locations throughout the continent. In addition, you can take a ferry to Rotterdam from Hull in the UK and experience the city's famous port first-hand.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Rotterdam?

Departure stations

Rotterdam has two bus stations with service to Antwerp.

All bus stations in Rotterdam:

  • Conradstraat

  • Gooilandsingel 1016

Where does the bus arrive in Antwerp?

Arrival stations

Buses arrive in Antwerp at 3 stations, depending on which bus line you are traveling with.

Bus stations in Antwerp:

  • Central Station

  • Berchem

  • Plantin Quay

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