There are 6 ways to get from Folkestone to Zeebrugge by train, bus, bus and ferry, car train, car or car ferry

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  •  4 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Lille Europe Eurostar Est
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Bruges Ouibus

$62 - $126

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 11 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

$27 - $37

4 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Blankenberge Intercity

$82 - $197

Bus and ferry, bus  •  8 h 6 min

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

$59 - $81

Eurotunnel, drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Zeebrugge

$192 - $201

Car ferry, drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  2. Drive from Calais to Zeebrugge

$44 - $64

Questions & Answers

The distance between Folkestone and Zeebrugge is 145 km.

The cheapest way to get from Folkestone to Zeebrugge is to bus which costs £20 - £28 and takes 9 h 11 min.

The quickest way to get from Folkestone to Zeebrugge is to Eurotunnel and drive which takes 1 h 49 min and costs £140 - £155.

No, there is no direct bus from Folkestone to Zeebrugge. However, there are services departing from Folkestone, Shellons Street Car Park and arriving at Zeebrugge Kerk via Dover Priory Railway Station, Folkestone/Dover, Lille and Brugge Station perron 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 6 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 33 min to get from Folkestone to Zeebrugge, including transfers.

What companies run services between Folkestone, England and Zeebrugge, Belgium?

You can take a train from Folkestone to Zeebrugge via Ashford International, Ashford(Kent) Int., Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Bruxelles-Midi, Blankenberge, and Blankenberge Station perron 2 in around 5 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Folkestone to Zeebrugge via Dover Priory, Dover Priory Railway Station, Dover, Eastern Docks (Ferry Port), Dover, Calais, Lille, Bruges, and Brugge Station perron 1 in around 9 h 11 min.

Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$40 - $95
Premier
$90 - $120
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $160
Premier
$130 - $180
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Blankenberge
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$19 - $28
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
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 Dover to Calais
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Calais to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
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 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators

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