There are 5 ways to get from Reims to Ypres by train, tram, bus or car

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  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Reims to Paris Est Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Lille Flandres Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Kortrijk Ic
  4. Take the train from Kortrijk to Ieper Ic

$95 - $116

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Reims to Lille Reims > Paris Centre - Bercy > Paris - Aéroport Roissy CDG > Arras > Lille / ...

$32 - $67

3 alternative options

Tram, train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the tram from Opéra to Champagne Ardenne TGV B
  2. Take the train from Champagne-Ardenne to Lille Europe Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Kortrijk Ic
  4. Take the train from Kortrijk to Ieper Ic

$83 - $107

Bus Isilines  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Reims to Lille

$32 - $41

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Reims to Ypres 153.7 miles

$30 - $50

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

You can take a train from Reims to Ypres via Paris Est, Paris Nord, Lille Flandres, and Kortrijk in around 5 h 21 min. Alternatively, Isilines operates a bus from Reims to Ypres once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Reims to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Paris Nord to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $100
Train from Champagne-Ardenne to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$65 - $80
1st Class
$95 - $130
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Kortrijk to Ieper
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $15
Citura
Website
citura.fr
Tram from Opéra to Champagne Ardenne TGV
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
citura.fr
Bus operators
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Reims to Lille
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Schedules at
isilines.com
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Reims to Lille
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Reims, Reims TGV to Lille
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Reims to Ypres?

The distance between Reims and Ypres is 196 km. The road distance is 246 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Reims to Ypres?

The cheapest way to get from Reims to Ypres is to bus which costs 25€ - 35€ and takes 7 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Reims to Ypres?

The quickest way to get from Reims to Ypres is to drive which takes 2 h 23 min and costs 26€ - 40€.

Is there a direct train between Reims and Ypres?

No, there is no direct train from Reims to Ypres. However, there are services departing from Reims and arriving at Ieper via Paris Nord, Lille Flandres and Kortrijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 21 min.

How long does it take to get from Reims to Ypres?

It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Reims to Ypres, including transfers.