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Leopold II had this unusual rail station built as a neo-Baroque monument to the railway age in 1905.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Koningin Astridplein 27, Antwerp 2018, Belgium
+32 2 528 28 28
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Reviewed yesterday

We took a Flexibus trip from Amsterdam to Antwerp to watch the world cup Semi Final match. It was a wet morning and our bus terminated at the Central Station. We stayed here for some time. Its a very huge and impressive building with shops,...More

Thank MissMot
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have visited many stations in Europe, but I must say I am impressed! Definitely one of the most beautiful I have seen. The architecture is just outstanding! They also have Starbucks :-)

Thank Tracey H
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you are not traveling by train, do stop here for a visit. Be sure to look up, as there is so much to see. It is really beautiful. If you are in the diamond district you will be close by, but it is not...More

Thank Zoelle
Reviewed 2 days ago

Such a beautiful, historic building!! Convenient location and signs that make navigating through the station very easy for visitors. The station is also in a perfect location for sightseeing and and shopping. A must see!!

Thank ctlady6658
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a breathtaking place! Why aren't all major stations designed like this. I know it sounds strange to visit a station, but really, it is fab!

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Not one of the better European train stations, but Antwerp is a great city and no trip to Belgium is complete without spending a day or so here. Even Napolean had a home in Antwerp and this station is located, essentially, on that same street....More

Thank Ajay G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Who is going to look at a centraal station is the question . Antwerp has one of the nicest centraal station in The World . Entering the mainentrance you are in a hoeden jewel . You Can go with your kids to comic station ,...More

Thank Eschfeu1
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just arrive or leave by train! Is definitely the most beautiful railway station in Belgium! Worth a detour!

Thank LodeVandermeulen
Reviewed 5 days ago

I've been in a fair number of train stations and I must say this is one of the most gorgeous I've ever been in. A guidebook recommended visiting this and it was right. Look at both the lobby and the track side of the building....More

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very nice building to walk though and take some pictures. Excellent decorations. Pass by while you are in the diamond district.

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Jasmin S
31 March 2018|
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Response from rbreslawski | Reviewed this property |
Yes, if you head up De Keyserlei from the front of the train station there is a cafe on the right hand side. Also at the very far end of the train station just outside to the left there is a quaint place right next to the... More
4 January 2018|
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Response from Nicky R | Reviewed this property |
All trains leaving at brussels airport going south stop at brussels midi. Brussels airport station is outside brussels. In brussels city you have three major trainstations In the north: brussels noord/nord In the... More
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Response from ArthurR1955 | Reviewed this property |
Avis and Europcar stations are a ( min walk from the station. Eurocar also has a station in the Central Station. In the next é years it will be very difficult to get there as te main central road will be interrupted. However... More