There are 4 ways to get from Amsterdam to Ypres by train, ferry, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h

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

69€ - 127€

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Train, ferry, bus  •  8h 9m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Vlissingen
  2. Take the ferry from Vlissingen, Westerhavenweg to Breskens, Veerhaven Wsf
  3. Take the bus from Breskens Veerhaven to Brugge Station perron 9 42

37€ - 74€

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2h 52m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Ypres 290.4 km

35€ - 60€

Fly, train  •  5h 24m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
  3. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Ypres / Ieper

93€ - 266€

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Ypres is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 2h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Ypres is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 2h 52m.

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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 / Ieper via Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h.

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Ypres without a car is to train which takes 4h and costs 65€ - 130€.

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

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Amsterdam to Ypres train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Amsterdam to Ypres train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Ypres / Ieper station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Ypres is 290 km. It takes approximately 2h 52m to drive from Amsterdam to Ypres.

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  • Distance: 218.7 km
  • Duration: 4h

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

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Ypres via Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal in around 4h.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 420€
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
55€ - 80€
Comfort
65€ - 90€
Premium
80€ - 110€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Ypres / Ieper
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 19€
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
12€ - 19€
1st Class
19€ - 29€
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
19€ - 21€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
19€ - 21€
1st Class
26€ - 30€
Train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Ypres / Ieper
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
12€ - 19€
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Vlissingen
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
22€ - 30€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Breskens Veerhaven to Brugge Station perron 9
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
Ferry operators
Westerschelde Ferry
Phone
+31 (0)850401800
Email
klantenservice@westerscheldeferry.nl
Website
westerscheldeferry.nl
Ferry from Vlissingen, Westerhavenweg to Breskens, Veerhaven
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€
Website
Westerschelde Ferry

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport.

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