Antwerp has a small airport that lies in the municipality of Deurne, it is generally called “Airport Deurne”. It is the home airport of VLM Airlines (Vlaamse Luchtvaart Maatschappij, or Flemish Air Transport Company), that flies directly to Manchester and London (London City Airport) and flies via London to Liverpool, Isle of Man and Jersey.
Most passengers that use this airport are business travelers, durng winter Welcome Air has charter flights to Innsbruck, Austria.
Antwerp International Airport
IATA airport code: ANR
ICAO airport code: EBAW
There is no train connection with the airport.
Car and bus
The airport is six kilometers southeast of the center of Antwerp. The airport is accessible from the Antwerp Ring at exit 3 (Luchthaven Antwerpen–Borgerhout).
Bus line 14 departs in front of the Arrivals Hall to the Central Station in Antwerp.
Car rental - Antwerp Airport
In the Arrivals Hall there are counters for two car rental companies: Avis and Hertz. You can also reserve a rental car in advance using the service EasyTerra provides, they compare the rates of several providers in a single quote.
Taxis are outside the Arrivals Hall. A ride to the center of Antwerp takes ten minutes and costs approximately €12.00.
There are sufficient parking spaces at the airport and parking is free.
There are no hotels at the airport, however, Antwerp has a large variety of hotels to offer. The closest hotel to the airport is Hotel Campanile (tel: +32(0)3236 43 55). For more hotels and to reserve online you can go to Booking.com, they have a large range of hotels with great internet rates.
Shops and restaurants
Antwerp Airport is a very small airport, there is a restaurant and there is a small store with items such as newspapers, magazines and tobacco products.
Because the airport in Antwerp is small, the baggage handling goes extremely smoothly. There is a window for lost and found items where you can also store your baggage.
In the airport building there is an information counter which is also accessible through the general telephone number.
The airport is used especially by business travelers. There are three lounges that are linked together and can be turned into one large lounge or conference room, with a capacity for 30 people, there is also an auditorium with room for a maximum 50 people, catering can also be arranged. For further information (tel: +32(0)3285 65 13).
The airport is very accessible for the disabled. There are wheelchair ramps and adapted restrooms. For assistance you can go to the general information counter.
The airport is a so-called WiFi hotspot for wireless internet. There is a museum at the airport where old airplanes are exhibited. The Stampe & Vertongen Museum also organizes air baptisms with old airplanes. For guided tours at the airport (tel: +32(0)3 285 67 69).