|Train$15 | 1h 27min||Train$15 | 1h 27min||Bus10 lb of CO2|
It's 43 miles between Antwerp to Dordrecht. On a typical day, it might take between 1h 3min and 1h 6min from Antwerp to Dordrecht under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 1h 9min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Dordrecht by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.
We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $5.
Take the train, it is cheaper and more comfortable than the bus!
The trip to Dordrecht is an excellent trip for the day or a nice trip for the weekend from Antwerp. The cheapest way to get from Antwerp to Dordrecht is $15 and the quickest way takes just 1 hour 27 minutes with the train. Nederlandse offers limited service between Dordrecht and Antwerp.We recommend booking the trip to Dordrecht about one week in advance. Though you might be able to find and book a ticket from Antwerp the day of, it is best to do this earlier as to be sure you have a seat to Dordrecht.
While buses have recently gotten bad coverage because of cleanliness of bus stations or winter time accidents, they are can be very convenient for travel. The best part about traveling by bus to Dordrecht is that it can be very cheap. That's because they usually have basic accomodations - WiFi and a restroom. Some of the Antwerp/Dordrecht buses' coverage has been overstated. The real thing to consider when taking a bus from Antwerp is to consider the time of travel and the density of the cities that you're traveling to. If you are traveling by bus between Antwerp and Dordrecht during high traffic times, you can expect to have your trip altered significantly due to traffic. Further, if you are traveling during winter, the bus schedule might be thrown off due to inclimate winter weather. Be sure to plan accordingly!
The plus side of taking the train from Antwerp to Dordrecht? The accomodations, scenery, and lack of Dordrecht traffic can usually be on point. Moreover, you can usually expect your average concessions - such as food and drinks. Most trains have WiFi these days as well. The worst part about trains are the price. While the train to Dordrecht is often cheaper than flying, they are generally more expensive than buses. Train prices are usually set and do not vary as much as bus prices or flights or so the likelihood of finding discounts is pretty rare.