There are 5 ways to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ypres by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  2h 47m

  1. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Courtrai / Kortrijk Ic
  2. Take the train from Courtrai / Kortrijk to Ypres / Ieper Ic / ...

25€ - 30€

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Train, line 95 bus  •  3h 25m

  1. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Roeselare / Roulers Ic
  2. Take the line 95 bus from Roeselare Station perron 4 to Ieper Markt 95 / ...

24€ - 26€

3 alternative options

Train via Ghent  •  3h 12m

  1. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic
  2. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Ypres / Ieper Ic / ...

27€ - 33€

Drive  •  1h 18m

  1. Drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ypres 132.3 km

15€ - 23€

Towncar  •  1h 18m

  1. Take a town car from Brussels Airport to Ypres 132.3 km

400€ - 600€

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ypres is to drive which costs 15€ - 23€ and takes 1h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ypres is to drive which costs 15€ - 23€ and takes 1h 18m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ypres. However, there are services departing from Brussels Airport-Zaventem and arriving at Ypres / Ieper via Courtrai / Kortrijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 47m.

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The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Ypres is 112 km. The road distance is 132.3 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ypres without a car is to train which takes 2h 47m and costs 25€ - 30€.

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It takes approximately 2h 47m to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ypres, including transfers.

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Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ypres train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Brussels Airport-Zaventem station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ypres is 132 km. It takes approximately 1h 18m to drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ypres.

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There are 519+ hotels available in Ypres. Prices start at 70€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ypres.
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  • Distance: 112.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 47m

What companies run services between Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium and Ypres, Belgium?

You can take a train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Ypres via Courtrai / Kortrijk in around 2h 47m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Courtrai / Kortrijk
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 22€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
20€ - 22€
1st Class
28€ - 32€
Train from Courtrai / Kortrijk to Ypres / Ieper
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
5€ - 8€
1st Class
8€ - 12€
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 21€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
19€ - 21€
1st Class
26€ - 29€
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€
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Roeselare / Roulers
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 23€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
21€ - 23€
1st Class
30€ - 33€
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Roeselare Station perron 4 to Ieper Markt
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Brussels Airport to Ypres
Estimated price
400€ - 600€

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