There are 5 ways to get from Ostend to Ypres by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 95 bus  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Oostende to Roeselare Ic / ...
  2. Take the line 95 bus from Roeselare Station perron 4 to Ieper Markt 95 / ...

$12 - $15

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Line 51 bus, line 40 bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 51 bus from Oostende Elisabethlaan to Torhout Station perron 1 51
  2. Take the line 40 bus from Torhout Station perron 4 to Ieper Markt 40

$7

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Oostende to Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic
  2. Take the train from Gent-Sint-Pieters to Ieper Ic / ...

$18 - $26

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ostend to Ypres 31.9 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Ostend to Ypres 31.9 miles

$6 - $10

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No, there is no direct bus from Ostend to Ypres. However, there are services departing from Oostende Elisabethlaan and arriving at Ieper Markt via Torhout Station perron 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ostend to Ypres. However, there are services departing from Oostende and arriving at Ieper via Gent-Sint-Pieters. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 24 min.

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The distance between Ostend and Ypres is 41 km. The road distance is 51 km.

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The best way to get from Ostend to Ypres without a car is to train and line 95 bus which takes 2 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to get from Ostend to Ypres, including transfers.

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Ostend to Ypres bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Oostende Elisabethlaan station.

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Ostend to Ypres train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Oostende station.

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The best way to get from Ostend to Ypres is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 51 bus and line 40 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 40 min.

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Ostend to Ypres bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Ieper Markt station.

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Ostend to Ypres train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Ieper station.

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Map of how to get from Ostend to Ypres.
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  • Distance: 25.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 9 min

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

You can take a train from Ostend to Ypres via Gent-Sint-Pieters in around 2 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ostend to Ypres via Torhout Station perron 1 and Torhout Station perron 4 in around 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Oostende to Roeselare
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $17
Train from Oostende to Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$13 - $19
Train from Gent-Sint-Pieters to Ieper
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
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Roeselare Station perron 4 to Ieper Markt
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Oostende Elisabethlaan to Torhout Station perron 1
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Torhout Station perron 4 to Ieper Markt
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Taxi from Ostend to Ypres
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Rony's Taxis bvba
Phone
+32 50 34 43 44
Website
ronystaxis.com
Taxi Georges
Phone
+32 475 57 60 15
Taxi Abby Albert
Phone
+32 50 36 36 49

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Yes, the driving distance between Ostend to Ypres is 51 km. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Ostend to Ypres.

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