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Duration 6h 32m
Distance 427.4 km
Average price 95€
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Ypres and Caen takes 6h 32m and the fastest train takes 5h 27m. The train service runs several times per day from Ypres to Caen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Paris

  1. Lille Flandres
  2. Paris St Lazare
  3. Caen
7h 14m
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67€ - 134€

Ypres to Caen train times

Trains run every four hours between Ypres and Caen. The earliest departure is at 07:15 in the morning, and the last departure from Ypres is at 16:15 which arrives into Caen at 22:11. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 32m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Ypres to Caen. However, there are services departing from Ypres / Ieper and arriving at Caen via Courtrai, Lille Flandres, Magenta and Paris St Lazare. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 14m.

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It is 297 km from Ypres to Caen. It is approximately 427.4 km to drive.

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Ypres to Caen train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Lille Flandres station.

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Ypres to Caen train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Caen station.

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There are 383+ hotels available in Caen. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Ypres and Caen?

You can take a train from Ypres to Caen via Courtrai, Lille Flandres, Paris Nord, Magenta, Haussmann St Lazare, and Paris St Lazare in around 7h 14m.
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