Antwerp International Airport Guide (ANR)

Airport info
Code: ANR
Address:
Luchthavenlei z/n, Antwerpen, 2100, Belgium
Location:

Antwerp Airport is located approximately 5km (3 miles) southeast of central Antwerp, in northern Belgium.

No. of terminals: 1 Dialling code: +32
Telephone:
+32 3 285 6500
Timezone: GMT ++01:00
Map:
Antwerp International Airport map

Antwerp International Airport is a small commercial airport serving Belgium’s second city and the surrounding Flanders region. Our guide to the airport includes important contact information, details on terminal facilities and a list of recommended nearby hotels.

Information

There is an information point (tel: +32 3 285 6500) in the terminal – English and French are spoken in addition to Flemish/Dutch.

Email address: 
info@antwerpairport.be
Driving directions

From central Antwerp head southeast on Van Eycklei (N184) until you arrive at the junction with Binnensingel (R10). Turn right onto the R10 for 1km (0.6 miles) and then turn left onto Borsbeekbrug, which leads to the airport.

Public Transport

Public transport rail

The airport is approximately 10 minutes by bus 51, 52 or 53 from Antwerpen-Berchem railway station, which connects to Antwerp Central Station (tel: +32 2 528 2828; www.belgianrail.be). From here services run to destinations throughout Belgium and beyond.

Public transport road

Bus:Bus lines 51, 52 and 53 (tel: +32 70 220 200; www.delijn.be/nl) operate from immediately outside the airport to Berchem Station, from where buses and trains operate into the city centre (journey time: 25 minutes; fare: €3).

Taxi:A cab from the airport into the city centre will take around 15-20 minutes and cost upwards of €20 (tel: +32 3 230 5555; www.taxi-antwerpen-service.com). Taxis are available outside the terminal to coincide with flight arrivals.

Terminal facilities

Money

An ATM dispensing both Euros and Pounds Sterling is located in the terminal, along with an exchange machine.

Communication

Free Wi-Fi internet access is available throughout Antwerp International Airport, along with an internet kiosk located in Departures. Public telephones are available throughout the airport.

Food

There is a restaurant/bar overlooking the runway, which has an outdoor terrace that opens during summer.

Shopping

There is a small airport shop offering a basic range of everyday items and gifts. Duty-free is not currently available. There is also a new food market and bar.

Luggage

Left luggage facilities are not available. Trolleys are provided within the terminal. For lost property enquiries, contact the information desk (tel: +32 3 285 6500) or contact your airline’s handling company.

Other

The small on-site Stampe & Vertongen Museum (tel: +32 474 877 366; www.stampe.be) pays tribute to the Antwerp aviation pioneers Jean Stampe and Maurice Vertongen. Group guided tours of the airport can also be arranged.

Airport facilities

Conference and business

Meeting rooms and event space (tel: +32 3 285 6514) are available for hire at the airport. An event hall has space for up to 800 guests, and the E-Lounge meeting venue is suitable for large groups of up to 100 people. More extensive facilities are available at larger hotels in the city, including the nearby Tulip Inn (tel: +32 3 236 4355; www.tulipinnantwerpen.com).

Disabled facilities

Special assistance is available for disabled passengers – this should be arranged prior to travelling with the relevant airline. Disabled toilets are available and the terminal is fully wheelchair accessible.

Car parking

Around 900 car parking spaces are available on the airport site, with different tariffs available for long- and short-term stays.

Car rental

Car hire operators Hertz, Sixt and Europcar are represented at the airport, with desks situated in Arrivals.

Hotels

There are no hotels located on-site at Antwerp International Airport, but the nearby city centre has a profusion of accommodation options from which to choose.


Plaza Hotel

+32 3 287 2870

A 4-star boutique hotel, the Plaza is about 10 minutes from the airport by car and a short walk from Antwerp's historic city centre. It offers rooms and suites, plus a British-themed bar/restaurant, along with a café.

Charlottalei 49, 2018, Antwerpen, Belgium

Leopold Hotel Antwerp

+32 3 231 1515

This upmarket property is close to the central railway station and city centre attractions. It has meeting rooms, conference facilities and the restaurant is open all day.

Quinten Matsijslei 25, 2018, Antwerpen, Belgium

Hilton Antwerp

+32 3 204 1212

Housed in a listed 19th-century building, the Hilton is located in the city centre, a short walk from Antwerp's main attractions. It offers all the services associated with the chain, including a variety of dining options and meeting facilities.

Groenplaats 32, 2000, B-2000 Antwerpen, Belgium

Tulip Inn Antwerpen

+32 3 236 4355

The 3-star Tulip Inn (formerly the Campanile) is only five minutes by road from the airport. It has 126 rooms and Wi-Fi access is included in the room rate. The hotel offers a restaurant, meeting facilities and car parking.

Potvlietlaan 2, Anvers Berchem, 2600, Antwerpen, Belgium

Scandic Antwerpen

+32 3 235 9191

Within a short 10-minute drive of the airport complex, this modern hotel has around 200 rooms, and also offers a gym, restaurant/bar, 14 meeting rooms and a swimming pool.

Lt. Lippenslaan 66, 2140, Antwerpen, Belgium

Radisson Blu Astrid Hotel

+32 3 203 1234

Situated in the heart of Antwerp’s diamond quarter, the Radisson Blu offers meeting facilities, a leisure centre with indoor pool and, unusually, an aquarium attraction incorporated within the building.

Koningin Astridplein 7, 2018, Antwerpen, Belgium
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