There are 6 ways to get from Paris to Ypres by train, bus, 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.

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Train  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi Tha
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gand-Saint-Pierre Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Ypres Ic / ...

$101 - $136

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Lille 1755 / ...

$23 - $36

4 alternative options

Train, line 804 bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Lille Europe Tgv
  2. Take the line 804 bus from Lille to Kortrijk 804
  3. Take the train from Courtrai to Ypres Ic / ...

$58 - $69

Bus, train  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Gent
  2. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre to Ypres Ic / ...

$51 - $96

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Ypres 162.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, train  •  5 h 54 min

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

$111 - $329

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Ypres is to bus which costs 20€ - 35€ and takes 6 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Ypres is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 35 min.

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The distance between Paris and Ypres is 225 km. The road distance is 260.4 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from Paris to Ypres, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Ypres. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Ypres via Bruxelles-Midi and Gand-Saint-Pierre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 47 min.

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The best way to get from Paris to Ypres is to train which takes 3 h 47 min and costs 85€ - 120€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 20€ - 35€ and takes 6 h 6 min.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Ypres.
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  • Distance: 140.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 47 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Ypres, Belgium?

You can take a train from Paris to Ypres via Bruxelles Midi, Bruxelles-Midi, and Gand-Saint-Pierre in around 3 h 47 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Ypres hourly. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $160
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 Courtrai to Ypres
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $14
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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Nord to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Kortrijk
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Lille
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Gent
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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