Madrid to Antwerp by train

  • First train
    05:50
  • Last train
    21:30
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    13hr 7m
  • Distance
    1,355 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    10
  • Avg. journey time
    22hr 24m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Madrid to Antwerp by train

Fast trains from Madrid to Antwerp take around 13 hours and 7 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,355 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Madrid and Antwerp.

1. Are there direct trains from Madrid to Antwerp?

Journeys between Madrid and Antwerp usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 12 departures on the route from Madrid to Antwerp every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 7 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Madrid to Antwerp?

The Madrid to Antwerp train travel time is normally about 13 hours and 7 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Madrid to Antwerp train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Antwerp is usually scheduled to depart Madrid around 05:50 and the last train is around 21:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Madrid around 06:20, and the last at 21:30.

When to book Madrid to Antwerp train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 and a half months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Madrid to Antwerp by train.

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Which train companies operate between Madrid and Antwerp?

More than one train company operates on the route from Madrid to Antwerp, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • AV City
  • AVE
  • AVE-TGV
  • FS100
  • Intercity
  • Intercités
  • Intercités de Nuit
  • Regional Train
  • Stoptrein
  • TGV
  • Thalys
  • Trenhotel

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Antwerp to Madrid by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.