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Antwerpen Luchtbal railway station

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Tracks  6
Opened  1 February 1932
Platforms in use  6
Address  2170 Antwerp, Belgium
Rebuilt  2006
Antwerpen-Luchtbal railway station
Location  Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
Owned by  National Railway Company of Belgium
Line(s)  Line 4, Line 12, Line 27A
Owner  National Railway Company of Belgium
Similar  Antwerpen‑Noorderdokken railway station, Antwerpen‑Oost, Antwerpen‑Berchem railway station, Antwerpen‑Dam, Antwerpen‑Zuid railway station

Antwerp-Luchtbal is a railway station in the north of the city of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium. The station opened on 1 February 1932 on the Antwerp–Lage Zwaluwe railway, known in Belgium as Line 12, Line 27A, a freight line to the port of Antwerp and Line 4.


The station was originally located on the Manchesterlaan but this station was closed and a new station opened on the Groenendaallaan. This was in connection with the opening of the High Speed Line to the Netherlands (Line 4).

Train services continued via Antwerpen-Dam to the Central Station until December 2011, however due to ongoing infrastructure work only freight trains operate via this route and the stations are now closed. Trains now continue from here straight to the Central Station, operating via the tunnel.

Train services

The station is served by the following services:

  • Intercity services (IC-15) Noorderkempen - Antwerp
  • Local services (L-22) Roosendaal - Essen - Antwerp - Puurs (weekdays)
  • Local services (L-22) Roosendaal - Essen - Antwerp (weekends)
  • Tram services

    Tram line 6 serves the station, this is operated by De Lijn.

    Bus services

    Bus services 640, 642 and 650 serve the station, these are operated by De Lijn.


    Antwerpen-Luchtbal railway station Wikipedia

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