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There are 7 ways to get from Ypres to London by bus, train, 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.

Recommended option

Bus, train  •  4h 8m

  1. Take the bus from Comines Mairie to Lille Europe L90
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to London St Pancras Eurostar Eil

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Lille to London - Victoria Coach Station Paris centre - Bercy > Lille > Londres / ...

£14 - £31

5 alternative options

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  2h 56m

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

£152 - £163

Drive, car ferry  •  4h 24m

  1. Drive from Ypres to Dunkirk
  2. Take the car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

£25 - £80

Train, train to Brussels, fly to London Heathrow  •  6h

  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 London Heathrow (LHR) BRU - LHR

£69 - £355

Train to Antwerp, fly to London City  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the train from Ypres / Ieper to Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem
  2. Fly from Antwerp (ANR) to London City (LCY) ANR - LCY

£61 - £284

Train, train to Rotterdam, fly to London City  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the train from Ypres / Ieper to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to London City (LCY) RTM - LCY

£115 - £383

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ypres to London is to bus which costs 15€ - 35€ and takes 8h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Ypres to London is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs 160€ - 190€ and takes 2h 56m.

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The distance between Ypres and London is 139 miles.

The best way to get from Ypres to London without a car is to bus and train which takes 4h 8m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 8m to get from Ypres to London, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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London is 1h behind Ypres. It is currently 1:51 PM in Ypres and 12:51 PM in London.

KLM, Brussels Airlines and British Airways offer flights from Brussels Airport to London Heathrow Airport.

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There are 8210+ hotels available in London. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Ypres to London.
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  • Distance: 138.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 8m

What companies run services between Ypres, Belgium and London, England?

Blablabus operates a bus from Lille to London - Victoria Coach Station 5 times a day. Tickets cost £10 - £13 and the journey takes 6h 5m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £480
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
£75 - £460
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£85 - £330
Flights from Antwerp to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £170
Air Antwerp
Website
airantwerp.com
Flights from Antwerp to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£60 - £750
Train operators
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 - £11
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
£7 - £11
1st Class
£11 - £17
Train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£17 - £19
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
£17 - £19
1st Class
£24 - £26
Train from Ypres / Ieper to Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £17
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
£11 - £17
1st Class
£17 - £25
Train from Ypres / Ieper to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £17
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
£11 - £17
1st Class
£17 - £26
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Anvers-Central to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £80
Website
Thalys
Standard
£40 - £60
Comfort
£50 - £70
Premium
£55 - £80
Bus operators
Ilevia
Phone
+33 3 20 40 40 40
Email
contact@ilevia.fr
Website
ilevia.fr
Bus from Comines Mairie to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Ilevia
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 Lille to London - Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£10 - £13
Website
Blablabus
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lille, Europe to London
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Website
Eurolines FR
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 Lille to London
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£14 - £17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dunkirk to Dover
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£5 - £50
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
£20 - £25
Reclining Seat
£24
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
£6
2-bed inside cabin
£35 - £50

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