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There are 3 ways to get from Ostend to Wemmel by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1h 52m

  1. Take the train from Ostende / Oostende to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...

€16 - €22

Cheapest option

Bus, line 241 bus  •  3h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Brussels-North train station 819
  2. Take the line 241 bus from Brussel Noord opstaphalte to Wemmel Markt 240 / ...

€13 - €19

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 1m

  1. Drive from Ostend to Wemmel 110 km

€11 - €17

Ostend to Wemmel by train, subway and bus

The journey time between Ostend and Wemmel is around 2h 19m and covers a distance of around 125 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 41m. Operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), STIB and De Lijn, the Ostend to Wemmel service departs from Ostende / Oostende and arrives in Wemmel Markt. Typically 214 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
2h 19m
Fastest journey time:
1h 41m
Services per week:
214
Cheapest price:
€16
Carbon emissions:
6 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:42
Last service departs at:
22:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Ostend to Wemmel train, subway and bus schedules

Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated

Departing Saturday

Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.
Ostend → Wemmel
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Frequently Asked Questions


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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wemmel is 800 14689.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Wemmel is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Wemmel is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 14689.

Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Ostend to Wemmel is to drive which costs €11 - €17 and takes 1h 1m.

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The fastest way to get from Ostend to Wemmel is to drive. Taking this option will cost €11 - €17 and takes 1h 1m.

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The distance between Ostend and Wemmel is 102 km. The road distance is 110 km.

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The best way to get from Ostend to Wemmel without a car is to train which takes 1h 52m and costs €15 - €23.

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It takes approximately 1h 52m to get from Ostend to Wemmel, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Ostend to Wemmel is to train which takes 1h 52m and costs €15 - €23. Alternatively, you can bus and line 241 bus, which costs €12 - €20 and takes 3h 29m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ostend to Wemmel is 110 km. It takes approximately 1h 1m to drive from Ostend to Wemmel.

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There are 418+ hotels available in Wemmel. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Ostend to Wemmel.
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  • Distance: 102.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 52m

What companies run services between Ostend, Belgium and Wemmel, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Ostende / Oostende to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi hourly. Tickets cost €11 - €17 and the journey takes 1h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ostend to Wemmel via Bruges / Brugge, Bruges, Brussels-North train station, and Brussel Noord opstaphalte in around 3h 29m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Ostende / Oostende to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €17
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €17
1st Class
€17 - €26
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brussel Noord opstaphalte to Wemmel Markt
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3

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