There are 6 ways to get from London to Ostend by bus, car, car train, car ferry, plane or train

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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Bus Ouibus  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Bruges Ouibus

$15 - $22

5 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from London to De Panne 080

$17 - $25

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Ostend

$200 - $214

Drive, car ferry  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Ostend

$54 - $80

Fly London City to Antwerp, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Antwerp (ANR) LCY - ANR
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Oostende

$86 - $319

Fly London Heathrow to Brussels, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brussels (BRU) LHR - BRU
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Ostende

$108 - $267

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Ostend is to bus which costs £11 - £17 and takes 6 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Ostend is to drive and Eurotunnel which takes 2 h 51 min and costs £150 - £170.

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The distance between London and Ostend is 215 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from London to Ostend, including transfers.

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What companies run services between London, England and Ostend, Belgium?

Ouibus operates a bus from London to Ostend every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 5 h 35 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from London City to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
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
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Oostende
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$21 - $30
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Ostende
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$19 - $28
Bus operators
Ferry operators

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