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There are 3 ways to get from Brussels Central Station to Ostend by train or car

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Train  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Ostende / Oostende Ic / ...

$12 - $19

2 alternative options

Train via Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic
  2. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Ostende / Oostende Ic

$16 - $23

Drive  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Brussels Central Station to Ostend 69.6 miles

$14 - $21

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels Central Station to Ostend is to train which costs 11€ - 16€ and takes 1 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels Central Station to Ostend is to drive which costs 12€ - 19€ and takes 1 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. and arriving at Ostende / Oostende. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

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The distance between Brussels Central Station and Ostend is 108 km. The road distance is 111.4 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels Central Station to Ostend without a car is to train which takes 1 h 18 min and costs 11€ - 16€.

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The train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Ostende / Oostende takes 1 h 18 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Brussels Central Station to Ostend train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. station.

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Brussels Central Station to Ostend train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Ostende / Oostende station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels Central Station to Ostend is 111 km. It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to drive from Brussels Central Station to Ostend.

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  • Distance: 67.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 18 min

What companies run services between Brussels Central Station, Belgium and Ostend, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels Central Station to Ostend hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h 18 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Ostende / Oostende
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$19 - $29
Train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Ostende / Oostende
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$13 - $19

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