There are 11 ways to get from Ypres to Greater Manchester by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry 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  •  7h 52m

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly

£145 - £547

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Bus  •  16h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to London N815 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express

£27 - £40

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Bus, train  •  19h 16m

  1. Take the bus from De Panne to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly

£34 - £51

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  6h 7m

  1. Drive from Ypres to Calais-Fréthun
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Greater Manchester

£186 - £216

Drive, car ferry  •  7h 18m

  1. Drive from Ypres to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Greater Manchester

£73 - £110

Train, train to Brussels, fly to Manchester  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the train from Ypres / Ieper to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
  2. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Manchester (MAN) BRU - MAN

£62 - £207

Train, train to Charleroi, fly to Manchester  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Ypres / Ieper to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
  2. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid
  3. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Manchester (MAN) CRL - MAN

£42 - £203

Train, train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Manchester  •  7h 56m

  1. Take the train from Ypres / Ieper to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Manchester (MAN) AMS - MAN

£90 - £265

Train, train to Brussels, fly to Birmingham  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the train from Ypres / Ieper to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
  2. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Birmingham (BHX) BRU - BHX
  4. Take the train from Birmingham International to Manchester Piccadilly

£87 - £281

Train, train to Brussels, fly to East Midlands  •  9h 15m

  1. Take the train from Ypres / Ieper to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
  2. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to East Midlands (EMA) BRU - EMA
  4. Take the train from Derby to Sheffield
  5. Take the train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly

£92 - £586

Train, train to Paris CDG, fly to Manchester  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the train from Ypres / Ieper to Courtrai / Kortrijk
  2. Take the train from Courtrai to Lille Flandres
  3. Take the train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy
  4. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Manchester (MAN) CDG - MAN

£83 - £228

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ypres to Greater Manchester is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 16h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Ypres to Greater Manchester is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs 210€ - 260€ and takes 6h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ypres to Greater Manchester. However, there are services departing from Ieper Markt and arriving at Chorlton upon Medlock, Cambridge St via Torhout Station perron 2, Bruges, London Victoria Coach Station and Manchester City Centre, Chinatown. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 50m.

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The distance between Ypres and Greater Manchester is 283 miles.

The best way to get from Ypres to Greater Manchester without a car is to train which takes 7h 52m and costs 160€ - 650€.

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It takes approximately 7h 52m to get from Ypres to Greater Manchester, including transfers.

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Ypres to Greater Manchester bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bruges station.

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The best way to get from Ypres to Greater Manchester is to train which takes 7h 52m and costs 160€ - 650€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 16h 50m.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Ypres to Greater Manchester bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Map of how to get from Ypres to Greater Manchester.
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  • Distance: 283.2 miles
  • Duration: 7h 52m

What companies run services between Ypres, Belgium and Greater Manchester, England?

You can take a train from Ypres to Greater Manchester via Courtrai, Lille Flandres, Lille Europe, London St Pancras Eurostar, London Euston, Manchester Piccadilly, and Manchester City Centre, Chinatown in around 7h 52m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ypres to Greater Manchester via Torhout Station perron 2, Brugge Station perron 7, Bruges, London, London Victoria Coach Station, Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, and Manchester City Centre, Chinatown in around 16h 50m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £270
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £310
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£45 - £290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £410
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £340
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £410
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£110 - £440
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£70 - £440
Flights from Brussels to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £460
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£600 - £3,800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £310
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £400
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £450
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £400
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £800
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £270
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£60 - £290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£19 - £240
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Brussels to East Midlands
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £310
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£95 - £290
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £800
Train operators
Eurostar
Rome2rio's guide to Eurostar
Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe to London St Pancras Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£70 - £290
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
£250 - £290
Standard
£70 - £90
Standard Premier
£110 - £140
Virgin Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£65 - £240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £90
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£170 - £240
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £18
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £19
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £22
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Single
£14 - £23
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £22
Anytime Single
£21 - £35
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£6 - £10
Off-Peak Single
£12 - £20
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £19
Anytime Single
£18 - £27
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£131
Website
Eurotunnel
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Ypres / Ieper to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
£7 - £10
1st Class
£10 - £16
Train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £18
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
£16 - £18
1st Class
£22 - £25
Train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £9
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
£5 - £9
1st Class
£8 - £13
Train from Ypres / Ieper to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
£11 - £16
1st Class
£17 - £24
Train from Ypres / Ieper to Courtrai / Kortrijk
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
£4 - £7
1st Class
£7 - £10
Train from Courtrai to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
£4 - £7
1st Class
£6 - £10
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Anvers-Central to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £90
Website
Thalys
Standard
£45 - £65
Comfort
£55 - £75
Premium
£65 - £90
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£26 - £40
Anytime Single
£35 - £60
Off-Peak Single
£30 - £50
Train from Derby to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£18 - £28
Anytime Single
£26 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£15 - £23
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Birmingham International to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£28 - £45
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Advanced Single
£13 - £19
Anytime Day Single
£28 - £45
First Anytime Day Single
£40 - £65
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges to London
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bruges to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
Blablabus
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Book at
National Express
Eurobus SK
Phone
+421 55 680 73 06
Email
onlinepredaj@eurobus.sk
Website
eurobus.sk
Bus from De Panne to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£16 - £20
Schedules at
eurobus.sk
Ferry operators

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Greater Manchester is 1h behind Ypres. It is currently 3:38 AM in Ypres and 2:38 AM in Greater Manchester.

Ethiopian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Flybe and two other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Manchester Airport.

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