There are 6 ways to get from Ostend to The Hague by train, bus, ferry, car 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 via Rotterdam Centraal  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Oostende to Antwerpen Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal Tha / ...

$51 - $88

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Lille Bruges > Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to The Hague Paris centre - Bercy > Lille > La Haye > Amsterdam centre - Sloterdijk

$18 - $27

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Oostende to Antwerpen Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Den Haag HS Intercity

$28 - $43

Bus, ferry, train  •  5 h 22 min

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

Drive  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Ostend to The Hague 144.4 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Oostende to Bruxelles-Nord
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam (AMS) BRU - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Den Haag Centraal

$89 - $281

What companies run services between Ostend, Belgium and The Hague, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Ostend to The Hague via Antwerpen Centraal and Rotterdam Centraal in around 3 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ostend to The Hague via Brugge, Bruges, and Lille in around 5 h 39 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Oostende to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Den Haag HS
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Oostende to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$21 - $30
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Vlissingen to Den Haag HS
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Den Haag Centraal
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Brugge, Station to Breskens, Veerhaven
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brugge Station perron 9 to Breskens Veerhaven
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bruges to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to The Hague
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Ferry from Breskens, Veerhaven to Vlissingen, Westerhavenweg
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
connexxion.nl

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ostend to The Hague?

The distance between Ostend and The Hague is 136 km. The road distance is 231 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ostend to The Hague?

The cheapest way to get from Ostend to The Hague is to bus which costs 14€ - 23€ and takes 5 h 39 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ostend to The Hague?

The quickest way to get from Ostend to The Hague is to drive which takes 2 h 22 min and costs 28€ - 45€.

Is there a direct train between Ostend and The Hague?

No, there is no direct train from Ostend to The Hague. However, there are services departing from Oostende and arriving at Den Haag HS via Antwerpen Centraal and Rotterdam Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

How long does it take to get from Ostend to The Hague?

It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to get from Ostend to The Hague, including transfers.