Save time and make yourself comfortable: book your seat on the Coast Express

Visit the flagship seaside destination of the Belgian coast. Take advantage of our new seat reservation service on direct trains to Blankenberge.

For seat availability status on direct Coast Express trains, please visit this page.
Note that seat reservations close 15 minutes before your train's departure.

How does it work?

  1. Select below the schedule of the direct train between Blankenberge and Antwerp-Central or Ghent-Sint-Pieters that you prefer.
  2. Choose your travel date in the next step and add a Coast Express seat reservation to your shopping cart. Reservations are mandatory for all passengers from 2 years old.
  3. If you don't have a ticket yet, buy one. Check here for all our available tickets.
  4. Print out your travel ticket and Coast Express seat reservation or present the PDFs on your smartphone screen when checking in on the train.
  5. Enjoy your trip!

Blankenberge > Antwerp-Central

Select the Coast Express schedule of your choice. The date is selected in the next step.
Departure Antwerp-Central 09:34 - arrival Blankenberge 11:11
The purchase of an additional valid travel ticket is still required. Seat reservations are closed 15 minutes before the departure of your train.
Departure Antwerp-Central 11:33 - arrival Blankenberge 12:53
ATTENTION: THIS TRAIN EXCEPTIONALLY DOES NOT RUN JULY 31 AND AUGUST 1 AS ON AUGUST 7 AND 8
The purchase of an additional valid travel ticket is still required. Seat reservations are closed 15 minutes before the departure of your train.

Blankenberge > Antwerp-Central

Select the Coast Express schedule of your choice. The date is selected in the next step.
Departure Blankenberge 16:59 - arrival Antwerp-Central 18:26
The purchase of an additional valid travel ticket is still required. Seat reservations are closed 15 minutes before the departure of your train.
Departure Blankenberge 18:45 - arrival Antwerp-Central 20:26
ATTENTION: THIS TRAIN EXCEPTIONALLY DOES NOT RUN JULY 31 AND AUGUST 1 AS ON AUGUST 7 AND 8
The purchase of an additional valid travel ticket is still required. Seat reservations are closed 15 minutes before the departure of your train.
Any other questions? Check out the frequently asked questions about Coast Express reservations.