There are 4 ways to get from Lille to Ypres by train, subway, 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  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gand-Saint-Pierre Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Ypres Ic / ...

$41 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus, line 84 bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Lille Flandres(f) to Mouscron Bus
  2. Take the bus from Moeskroen Busstation to Menen Station perron 4 84 / ...
  3. Take the line 84 bus from Menen Station perron 4 to Ieper Station perron 4 84

$6 - $7

2 alternative options

Line 2 subway, bus, train  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 2 subway from Mairie de Lille to Eurotéléport 2
  2. Take the bus from Roubaix Eurotéléport to Moeskroen SNCB/Station Mwr
  3. Take the train from Mouscron to Courtrai Ic
  4. Take the train from Courtrai to Ypres Ic / ...

$14 - $22

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Lille to Ypres 19.8 miles

$4 - $6

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The cheapest way to get from Lille to Ypres is to drive which costs 3€ - 6€ and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lille to Ypres is to drive which costs 3€ - 6€ and takes 33 min.

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The distance between Lille and Ypres is 27 km. The road distance is 31.6 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h to get from Lille to Ypres, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lille to Ypres station. However, there are services departing from Lille Flandres(f) and arriving at Ieper Station perron 4 via Moeskroen Busstation and Menen Station perron 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lille to Ypres. However, there are services departing from Lille Europe and arriving at Ypres via Bruxelles-Midi and Gand-Saint-Pierre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h.

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The best way to get from Lille to Ypres without a car is to train which takes 3 h and costs 35€ - 70€.

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Map of how to get from Lille to Ypres.
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  • Distance: 17 miles
  • Duration: 3 h

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

You can take a train from Lille to Ypres via Bruxelles Midi, Bruxelles-Midi, and Gand-Saint-Pierre in around 3 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lille to Ypres via Mouscron, Moeskroen Busstation, and Menen Station perron 4 in around 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $30
1st Class
$43 - $46
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $55
Premier
$65 - $66
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gand-Saint-Pierre
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $17
Train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Ypres
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$14 - $21
Train from Mouscron to Courtrai
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$6 - $10
Train from Courtrai to Ypres
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $14
Bus operators
TEC
Website
infotec.be
Bus from Roubaix Eurotéléport to Moeskroen SNCB/Station
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
infotec.be
Bus from Moeskroen SNCB/Station to Menin Station/SNC
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
infotec.be
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Bus from Lille Flandres(f) to Mouscron
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Moeskroen Busstation to Menen Station perron 4
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Menen Station perron 4 to Ieper Station perron 4
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be

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