There are 4 ways to get from Dover to Knokke-Heist by bus and ferry, bus, car ferry, car or car train

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

Bus and ferry, bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Folkestone/Dover to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Bruges Lille > Bruges

$56 - $77

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Dover to Calais
  2. Take the bus from Calais to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Bruges

$18 - $27

2 alternative options

Car ferry, drive  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Knokke-Heist

$44 - $63

Eurotunnel, drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Knokke-Heist

$241 - $257

What companies run services between Dover, England and Knokke-Heist, Belgium?

You can take a bus from Dover to Knokke-Heist via Calais, Lille, Bruges, and Brugge in around 6 h 51 min.

Train operators
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$184
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Folkestone/Dover to Lille
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Dover to Calais
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Calais to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dover to Knokke-Heist?

The distance between Dover and Knokke-Heist is 138 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Dover to Knokke-Heist?

The cheapest way to get from Dover to Knokke-Heist is to bus which costs £12 - £20 and takes 6 h 51 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Dover to Knokke-Heist?

The quickest way to get from Dover to Knokke-Heist is to Eurotunnel and drive which takes 2 h 9 min and costs £170 - £190.

Is there a direct bus between Dover and Knokke-Heist?

No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Knokke-Heist. However, there are services departing from Folkestone/Dover and arriving at Knokke Station perron 3 via Lille and Brugge Station perron 9. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Dover to Knokke-Heist?

It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Dover to Knokke-Heist, including transfers.