Road transport plays a crucial role in connecting the Port of Antwerp to its hinterland because of its central location in the European road network. The port is surrounded by an extensive network of motorways with direct and rapid connections to all major industrial centres in Flanders, Wallonia, the Netherlands, Germany, France and many other destinations in Europe.

Opening hours landside

Visit our contact details to see the landside opening hours at Antwerp Gateway.

Antwerp Gateway

Empty Depot Services

Tools for truckers

The Truck Appointment System at Antwerp Gateway guarantees visiting trucks entrance to the terminal within their booked slot. For more information, visit

The Route 1700 app makes truck visits at DP World Antwerp easier. Truckers and dispatchers can check our busiest times and view current activity on the terminal, traffic & other appointments. Truckers can plan their visit, according to their schedule. For more information, visit

Download the manual for truck drivers here

Night opening

Since 2017, Antwerp Gateway and Empty Depot Services are open during the night on weekdays for trucks. Thanks to this 24/5 opening, trucking companies can optimize their fleet by using the night time to deliver and pick up containers at the terminal.