There are 4 ways to get from Calais 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.

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Train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Calais Ville to Lille Flandres
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Kortrijk Ic

$36 - $52

Cheapest option

Bus, train, line 84 bus  •  5 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Calais to Lille
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Mouscron Ic
  3. Take the bus from Moeskroen Busstation to Menen Station perron 4 84 / ...
  4. Take the line 84 bus from Menen Station perron 4 to Ieper Station perron 4 84

$20 - $29

2 alternative options

Train TGV  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Kortrijk Ic
  3. Take the train from Kortrijk to Ieper Ic / ...

$43 - $66

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Calais to Ypres 57.5 miles

$12 - $18

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The cheapest way to get from Calais to Ypres is to drive which costs 10€ - 15€ and takes 1 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Calais to Ypres is to drive which takes 1 h 2 min and costs 10€ - 15€.

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The distance between Calais and Ypres is 73 km. The road distance is 92 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 32 min to get from Calais to Ypres, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Calais to Ypres. However, there are services departing from Calais Ville and arriving at Ieper via Lille Flandres and Kortrijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 32 min.

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

You can take a train from Calais to Ypres via Lille Flandres and Kortrijk in around 3 h 32 min.

Train operators
SNCF
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 Lille Flandres to Kortrijk
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Calais-Fréthun to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$27 - $45
Train from Lille Flandres to Mouscron
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
$43 - $46
Eurostar
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
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Kortrijk to Ieper
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $14
Nmbs/Sncb
Website
belgianrail.be
Train from Courtrai to Ypres
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
belgianrail.be
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Calais to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
Ouibus
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Moeskroen Busstation to Menen Station perron 4
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Menen Station perron 4 to Ieper Station perron 4
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from Moeskroen SNCB/Station to Menin Station/SNCB
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
infotec.be

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