There are 4 ways to get from Calais to Ostend 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, bus  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Lille Flandres
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Bruges Ouibus

$29 - $43

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais to Lille Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Bruges Ouibus

$13 - $20

2 alternative options

Train, bus via Calais-Fréthun  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Bruges Ouibus

$37 - $57

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Calais to Ostend 59.6 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Calais to Ostend is to drive which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Calais to Ostend is to drive which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The distance between Calais and Ostend is 80 km. The road distance is 95.4 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Calais to Ostend, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Calais, France and Ostend, Belgium?

You can take a bus from Calais to Ostend via Lille and Bruges in around 3 h 31 min.

Train operators
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Calais Ville to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$28 - $45
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$44 - $46
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$64 - $67
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
Bus from Calais to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus

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