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

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  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Intercity / ...

$14 - $20

Cheapest option

Train via Kortrijk  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Intercity / ...
  2. Intercity / ...

$13 - $19

3 alternative options

Train via Gent St Pieters  •  2 h

  1. Intercity / ...
  2. Intercity / ...

$14 - $20

Train, line 95 bus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Intercity
  2. 95 / ...

$16 - $21

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. 75.8 miles

$15 - $23

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Ypres, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels to Ypres 4 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 1 h 52 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Central to Ieper
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$14 - $20
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Bruxelles-Central to Gent St Pieters
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Gent St Pieters to Ieper
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Bruxelles-Central to Kortrijk
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$16 - $24
Train from Kortrijk to Ieper
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$2 - $4
1st Class
$4 - $6
Train from Bruxelles-Central to Roeselare
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$19 - $27
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Roeselare Station perron 4 to Ieper Markt
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels and Ypres is 103 km. The road distance is 121 km.

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Ypres is to train which costs 10€ - 17€ and takes 2 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Brussels to Ypres is to drive which takes 1 h 16 min and costs 13€ - 20€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bruxelles-Central and arriving at Ieper. Services depart four times a day, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 52 min.

The train from Bruxelles-Central to Ieper takes 1 h 52 min including transfers and departs four times a day.