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Central Station

Koningin Astridplein 27, Antwerp 2018, Belgium
+32 2 528 28 28
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Leopold II had this unusual rail station built as a neo-Baroque monument to the railway age in 1905.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Koningin Astridplein 27, Antwerp 2018, Belgium
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Reviewed yesterday

When you first arrive in Antwerp via this station it gives you a good idea what Antwerp is all about...

Thank natswright
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is beautiful! Have seen it many times, but still every time I go it's impressive! Take some extra time to walk around and up and down some stairs.

Thank Ellen D
Reviewed 2 days ago

I just love that station. Everytime i go there, i'm so much amazed by the architecture. You can take beautiful photos, buy food and take the train in the same place lol Always a pleasure to transit there. The Antwerp zoo is at doorstep and...More

Thank Desiree M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Majestic building that doesn't look like a train station from the outside. Plenty of shops nearby including diamond merchants, restaurants etc., Worth spending some time around

Thank K K
Reviewed 3 days ago

Before going to Antwerp, I was quite surprised a train station is the best rated attraction on TripAdvisor, because I thought it's just a large and beautiful building like so many others in Antwerp. However, when visiting, I was completely overwhelmed. Not only is this...More

Thank Vladimir1998
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Combine visit of Central Station with the Zoo , just next to it ... Ever seen elephants watching trains ?

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Wow, wow, wow. What a landmark! Our son sang inside Central station with the South Cape Childrens Choir in April 2016. The reason we returned was because of the praize he had for this astonishing building. The architecture and acoustic inside is just amazing. We...More

Thank coenraads2016
Reviewed 6 days ago

This station is such an amazing building. Architecture is lovely. Great for photography. Several floors and well designed and thought out.

Thank Jonathan G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a transfer here on my way to Brugge, and was surprised by the grandeur of this very busy train station. Staff were helpful with platform directions, it was very clean and a credit to Antwerp

Thank codym481
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well signed and plenty of lifts and escalators. There are amenities but these are limited. There is a decent cafe attached to the station but there are plenty within a few minutes walking distance. It is a half hours walk to the old town.

Thank Allan123
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phylsteve
28 May 2017|
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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
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Debra V
6 May 2017|
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Response from zafiriszafiropoulos | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can storage your luggage. Prices begin from 4.50 euros for 24 hours and rising, depends on the size of your luggage. And as mentioned above, you can easily spot the place in Antwerp station..
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