There are 5 ways to get from Amsterdam to Ypres by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal Thalys
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Ypres Ic

$64 - $92

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Bruges Ouibus

$18 - $22

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Zuid to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Ghent 803 / ...
  3. Take the train from Gand-Dampoort to Ypres Ic

$33 - $53

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Ypres 181.5 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, train  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre
  3. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Ypres

$83 - $270

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Ypres is to bus which costs 15€ - 19€ and takes 8 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Ypres is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 2 h 52 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Ypres is 219 km. The road distance is 290.4 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Amsterdam to Ypres, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Ypres station. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk and arriving at Ieper Station perron 6 via Brugge Station perron 7 and Torhout Station perron 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Ypres. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Ypres via Anvers-Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 1 min.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Ypres, Belgium?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Ypres via Antwerpen-Centraal and Anvers-Central in around 4 h 1 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Amsterdam to Ypres every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $100
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Anvers-Central to Ypres
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from Gand-Dampoort to Ypres
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$15 - $23
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $24
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $24
1st Class
$31 - $34
Train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Ypres
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$15 - $22
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Zuid to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Ghent
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Bruges
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
Ouibus

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