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Brussels to Antwerp Train Tickets E‑TICKET

Brussels to Antwerp Train Tickets

Extend your stay in Belgium by taking a side trip from Brussels to Antwerp by train! Once aboard the ultra-modern Thalys TGV, you’ll experience high-speed travel on a whole new level. Comfortable seating, quality onboard services and free WiFi are just a few samples of what to expect during the quick 35-minute journey. The choice of Standard or Comfort Class is included in one convenient travel fare, so book your Thalys e-ticket today and begin planning your time in Antwerp!

Belgium’s second-biggest city is filled with equal parts history and character. Known as the “Diamond Capital of the World”, Antwerp is also famous for its majestic architecture, extensive cultural scene and international designer fashions. The Antwerp Zoo, the oldest of its kind in the country, is a regular draw among tourists of all ages. Other popular sights include the Museum aan de Stroom, Cathedral of Our Lady, Comic Station amusement park, and Grote Markt town square.

Purchase your “Thalys E-Ticket and Reservation” right here. Once you’ve received your ticket by email, simply print it out from home. With ticket in hand, you’ll be set to travel from Brussels to Antwerp by train, seat reservation included!

Journey details

Monday through Friday, there are 4-6 daily departures; on Saturdays and Sundays, there are only 1-2 departures

Travel time
35 minutes non-stop

Train stations
Brussels-Midi/Zuid and Antwerpen-Centraal

Train features
Thalys TGV high-speed trains, reaching a maximum speed of 300km/h

Thalys E-ticket fares

When booking your Thalys e-ticket, you’ll notice there is just one general travel fare available for this route:
  • Thalys E-Ticket and Reservation - Semi Flexible
    Can be exchanged up to the point of departure; the traveler is required to pay any price difference between the exchanged ticket and the newly purchased ticket; a cancellation fee applies (policy is subject to changes)

Thalys E-ticket classes

  • Standard
    • Standard-quality seating
    • Access to the Thalys Welcome Bar, serving breakfast, hot dishes, snacks, sandwiches and refreshments
    • Basic WiFi
  • Comfort
    • Deluxe seating in a quieter atmosphere
    • Access to the Thalys Welcome Bar
    • Upgraded WiFi

Thalys E-ticket discounts

  • Child discount
    Children between the ages of 4 and 11 (inclusive) are eligible for a reduced fare.
    Children under the age of 4 who do not occupy a seat travel for free.

Thalys TGV train services

  • Air-conditioned coaches
  • Free WiFi internet
  • Individual power outlets for laptops or other personal devices
  • Designated storage areas for luggage items
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Travel assistance and accessibility for disabled passengers

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Seat reservations
Your Thalys e-ticket includes travel in a specific seat.

E-ticket delivery
Receive your e-ticket as a PDF document by email, which you can print at home and is valid for travel from Brussels to Antwerp by train.

Read more about Thalys train tickets, connecting France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany.

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