Antwerp is a pocket-sized city. Many of the attractions are within walking or biking distance of each other. Another way of getting around the city is on the trams and buses of De Lijn.
Tip: buy your tram or bus ticket in a point of pre-sale (newsagent’s, supermarket, the vending machines at the various stops or in the visitor centres of Visit Antwerp), where tickets are cheaper.
You can also buy an Antwerp City Card, which includes the use of public transport in the city for the time your card is valid.
An overview of the prices (pre-sale/when purchased from the driver)
|SMS ticket (sms DL 4884)||60 minutes||€ 1.80 + € 0.15|
|Day pass||1 day||€ 6 / € 8|
|Three-day pass||3 days||€ 12 / not possible to purchase from the driver|
|Five-day pass||5 days||€ 17 / not possible to purchase from the driver|
|Children’s day pass||1 day||€ 4 / € 5|
|10-journey pass||10 x 60 minutes||€ 15 / not possible to purchase from the driver|
Group ticket: 1,20 euro per person (+5 people).
You can only buy an SMS ticket with a Belgian mobile phone plan.
With an individual ticket you get to travel for 60 minutes in which you can switch unlimitedly between trams and busses. Staying on the same bus or tram and traveling longer than 60 minutes is no problem but if you transfer after that period you need to get a new ticket or send a new sms.
Special opening days
Special closing days
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Antwerp is a vibrant city. And all those residents and visitors who bring so much life to the city also require a lot of parking for their cars. In order to give everyone an equal chance at a parking spot, there is paid parking in many places throughout Antwerp.
Get all you can out of Antwerp! Are you interested in exploring all of Antwerp? Then use the Antwerp City Card as your guide. The card will open the nicest, tastiest and most surprising doors of the city for you, for free or at a discount. What’s more, you can choose how long you want to use it.