There are 5 ways to get from Ashford to Ypres by train, bus, car train, car or car ferry

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

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gand-Saint-Pierre Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Ypres Ic / ...

$72 - $173

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Ashford to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Ypres

$41 - $62

3 alternative options

Train, bus, line 40 bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Bruges
  3. Take the line 40 bus from Torhout Station perron 4 to Ieper Station perron 6 40

$53 - $105

Train, bus  •  10 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford International to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus from London to De Panne 080

$51 - $73

Eurotunnel, drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Ypres

$221 - $234

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ashford to Ypres is to drive and car ferry which costs £30 - £50 and takes 2 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ashford to Ypres is to Eurotunnel and drive which costs £160 - £180 and takes 1 h 47 min.

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The distance between Ashford and Ypres is 90 miles.

It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Ashford to Ypres, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Ashford to Ypres. However, there are services departing from Ashford(Kent) Int. and arriving at Ypres via Bruxelles-Midi and Gand-Saint-Pierre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Ashford, England and Ypres, Belgium?

You can take a train from Ashford to Ypres via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Bruxelles-Midi, and Gand-Saint-Pierre in around 4 h 10 min.

Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $150
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $150
Premier
$120 - $180
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$40 - $95
Premier
$90 - $110
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gand-Saint-Pierre
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $17
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
$14 - $21
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lille to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Torhout Station perron 4 to Ieper Station perron 6
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
FlixBus
Ferry operators

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