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There are 4 ways to get from Hook of Holland to Ypres by train, ferry, bus or car

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Train  •  4h 33m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal Thalys / ...
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Ypres / Ieper Ic

$49 - $80

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Bus  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Kortrijk 804

$27 - $35

2 alternative options

Train, ferry, bus  •  7h 30m

  1. Take the train from Schiedam Centrum to Vlissingen
  2. Take the ferry from Vlissingen, Westerhavenweg to Breskens, Veerhaven Wsf
  3. Take the bus from Breskens, Veerhaven to Brugge, Station 42

$37 - $60

Drive  •  2h 32m

  1. Drive from Hook of Holland to Ypres 159.1 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Hook of Holland to Ypres is to bus which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 8h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Hook of Holland to Ypres is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hook of Holland to Ypres station. However, there are services departing from Hoek van Holland, Hoek van Holland haven and arriving at Ieper Station perron 4 via Schiedam, Station Schiedam Centrum, Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS, Kortrijk Kinepolis Xpo, Kortrijk Busterminal 2 perron 21 and Menen Station perron 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 24m.

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The distance between Hook of Holland and Ypres is 152 km. The road distance is 254.5 km.

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The best way to get from Hook of Holland to Ypres without a car is to train which takes 4h 33m and costs 40€ - 70€.

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It takes approximately 4h 33m to get from Hook of Holland to Ypres, including transfers.

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Hook of Holland to Ypres bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS station.

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The best way to get from Hook of Holland to Ypres is to train which takes 4h 33m and costs 40€ - 70€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 8h 24m.

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Hook of Holland to Ypres bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Kortrijk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hook of Holland to Ypres is 255 km. It takes approximately 2h 32m to drive from Hook of Holland to Ypres.

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  • Distance: 95.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 33m

What companies run services between Hook of Holland, Netherlands and Ypres, Belgium?

You can take a train from Hook of Holland to Ypres via Schiedam, Station Schiedam Centrum Buffer, Schiedam Centrum, Rotterdam Centraal, Antwerpen-Centraal, and Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal in around 4h 33m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Hook of Holland to Ypres 6 times a week. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 3h 45m.

Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Ypres / Ieper
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
belgiantrain.be
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2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$22 - $35
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiedam Centrum to Vlissingen
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Connexxion
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Breskens Veerhaven to Brugge Station perron 9
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Kortrijk
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Westerschelde Ferry
Website
westerscheldeferry.nl
Ferry from Vlissingen, Westerhavenweg to Breskens, Veerhaven
Ave. Duration
23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
westerscheldeferry.nl

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