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

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  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gand-Saint-Pierre Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Ypres Ic / ...

$82 - $215

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from London to De Panne 080

$20 - $31

4 alternative options

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 Ypres

$194 - $207

Drive, car ferry  •  3 h 12 min

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

$52 - $79

Fly London City to Antwerp, train  •  6 h 33 min

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

$87 - $320

Fly London Heathrow to Brussels, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brussels (BRU) LHR - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre
  3. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Ypres

$106 - $264

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Ypres is to bus which costs £15 - £25 and takes 8 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Ypres is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £150 - £165 and takes 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between London and Ypres is 139 miles.

It takes approximately 4 h 13 min to get from London to Ypres, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Ypres. However, there are services departing from London St. Pancras Int. and arriving at Ypres via Bruxelles-Midi and Gand-Saint-Pierre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 13 min.

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The best way to get from London to Ypres is to train which takes 4 h 13 min and costs £60 - £170. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £15 - £25 and takes 8 h 28 min.

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Ypres is 1 h ahead of London. It is currently 6:57 PM in London and 7:57 PM in Ypres.

Map of how to get from London to Ypres.
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  • Distance: 138.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 13 min

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

You can take a train from London to Ypres via Brussel-Zuid/Midi, Bruxelles-Midi, and Gand-Saint-Pierre in around 4 h 13 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from London to Ypres once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 6 h.

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
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $190
Premier
$150 - $220
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 Anvers-Berchem to Ypres
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$21 - $24
1st Class
$30 - $33
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
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ferry operators

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