Travel from London to Ostend

Bus or train from London to Ostend?

You can take a train from London to Ostend via Bruxelles-Midi in around 3 h 46 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from London to Ostend once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $30 and the journey takes 5 h 10 min.

Travel Guides

Need to know: EurostarRome2rio’s guide to travelling between London, Brussels and Paris
Want to know more about Flixbus?Rome2rio’s guide has all the details

How to get from London to Ostend

ModeDurationPrice
From London St. Pancras International train to Bruxelles-Midi then train to Oostende.3 h 46 min£161
From London bus to De Panne Station then line 0 tram to Oostende Station perron 4.6 h 42 min£24
From London drive to Folkestone, Eurotunnel to Calais, then drive to Ostend.2 h 51 min£155
From London drive to Dover, car ferry to Calais, then drive to Ostend.3 h 56 min£47
From London Paddington train to London Heathrow airport, fly to Brussels airport, train to Bruxelles-Midi, then train to Ostend.5 h 26 min£121
From Bank DLR Station train to London City airport, fly to Antwerp airport, line 51 bus to Berchem Station perron 13, line 9 tram to Antwerpen Centraal, then train to Ostend.6 h 3 min£107
From Bank DLR Station train to London City airport, fly to Rotterdam airport, line 33 bus to Rotterdam Centraal, train to Antwerpen Centraal, then train to Ostend.6 h 29 min£114

How long does it take to get from London to Ostend?

It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from London to Ostend, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between London and Ostend?

No, there is no direct train from London to Ostend. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras International and arriving at Oostende via Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 46 min.

Operators from London to Ostend

OperatorPhoneWebsite
EurostarEurostar
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)+32 2 528 28 28Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
De LijnDe Lijn
Eurotunnel+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35Eurotunnel
P&O Ferries01304 448866.P&O Ferries
Heathrow ExpressHeathrow Express
Brussels AirlinesBrussels Airlines
British AirwaysBritish Airways
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
VLM AirlinesVLM Airlines
RET+31 900 5006010RET
Dutch Railways (NS)+31 30 751 5155Dutch Railways (NS)