Brussels to Ypres train

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Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Ypres

Showing times and prices for 14 Jun

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Brussels to Ypres is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
SNCB | IC
14:041h40
Brussels-Midi
15:44Ieper
£291One-way
1 change
Cheapest
SNCB | IC
11:041h40
Brussels-Midi
12:44Ieper
£291One-way
1 change
Cheapest
SNCB | IC
10:041h40
Brussels-Midi
11:44Ieper
£291One-way
1 change
Cheapest
SNCB | IC
13:041h40
Brussels-Midi
14:44Ieper
£291One-way
1 change
Cheapest
SNCB | IC
08:561h48
Brussels-Midi
10:44Ieper
£291One-way
1 change

Train timetableBrussels to Ypres

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, 14 June
SNCB | IC
08:561h48
Brussels-Midi
10:44Ieper
1 change
SNCB | IC
10:041h40
Brussels-Midi
11:44Ieper
1 change
SNCB | IC
11:041h40
Brussels-Midi
12:44Ieper
1 change
SNCB | IC
12:041h40
Brussels-Midi
13:44Ieper
1 change
SNCB | IC
13:041h40
Brussels-Midi
14:44Ieper
1 change
SNCB | IC
14:041h40
Brussels-Midi
15:44Ieper
1 change

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Train times from Brussels to Ypres

Showing times and prices for 14 Jun

Fastest Journey

1 h 40 m

Average

1 h 41 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

103 km

To travel from Brussels to Ypres you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
SNCB | IC
14:041h40
Brussels-Midi
15:44Ieper
£291One-way
1 change
Fastest
SNCB | IC
11:041h40
Brussels-Midi
12:44Ieper
£291One-way
1 change
Fastest
SNCB | IC
10:041h40
Brussels-Midi
11:44Ieper
£291One-way
1 change
Fastest
SNCB | IC
13:041h40
Brussels-Midi
14:44Ieper
£291One-way
1 change
Fastest
SNCB | IC
12:041h40
Brussels-Midi
13:44Ieper
£291One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Brussels to Ypres

distanceDistance63 miles
durationAverage train duration1 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price£22 (€25)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersPKP Intercity, BSB or SNCB

Trains from Brussels to Ypres cover the 63 miles long journey taking on average 1 h 40 min with our travel partners like PKP Intercity, BSB or SNCB. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £22, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £19. Travellers depart most frequently from Brussels-Midi and arrive in Ieper.

Trains from Brussels to Ypres: Journey Details

Services by train from Brussels to Ypres are operated by the national railway company of Belgium, SNCB. There are around two departures per hour daily and the number of changes varies between one and two.

If only one change is required, normally at Gent St Pieters, the journey can take just under 2 hours. The first train leaves extremely early in the morning and the final train departs close to midnight. The journey time can take considerably longer at night. Frequency of the train from Brussels to Ypres may be reduced to one per hour at the weekends, with peak-time fares being applied during weekdays.

Where do trains from Brussels to Ypres depart from and arrive at?

All trains from Brussels to Ypres depart from the main railway station in Brussels, which is Bruxelles-Midi. It is conveniently located in the centre of the city on the Rue De France/Frankrijkstraat and is five minutes away from the Metro. It is served by two metro lines that are located underneath the Rue Couverte/Overdektestraat. There are several bus routes that stop at Bruxelles-Midi Station, operated by iDBus and it is also close to the Premetro tram lines.

The train from Bruxelles-Midi arrives at Leper Railway Station, close to the Menin Gate Memorial and many of the other First World War landmarks in Ypres. The station is located just west of the centre of Ypres and within a short walking distance. There is a bus stop outside the station and a taxis are available too.

The historic city of Ypres has been a centre for trade since the Middle Ages and is renowned for its high-quality Flemish cloth production. Devastated after WWI, it was completely rebuilt by local residents and remains a charming city full of medieval character and impressive Gothic-style architecture.

FAQs: Brussels to Ypres train

FAQs: Travel by train from Brussels to Ypres easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Brussels to Ypres.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Ypres can start from as little as £19 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Brussels to Ypres is £22; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Brussels to Ypres train time is 1 h 40 min   covering the 63 mile long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Brussels to Ypres leaves at 05: 53. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Brussels to Ypres leaves at 23: 30.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Brussels to Ypres without having to change trains with SNCB. There is 1 direct train from Brussels to Ypres each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
For the best Brussels to Ypres train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with PKP Intercity, BSB or SNCB. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Brussels and Ypres to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 23: 30.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Brussels-Midi, which is located around 2 miles (3.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Ieper, located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Ypres from Brussels is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 40 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Brussels to Ypres by train is January.
Yes, you can take a train from Brussels to Ypres.

Important Stations and Airports in Brussels and Ypres

Brussels
Ypres
The major railway station for departures from Brussels is Brussels-Midi. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Brussels-Midi for your trip between Brussels and Ypres.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+32 25282828
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 45 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Brussels-Midi
Metro lines: 2, 6
Tram lines: 3, 4
Bus lines: 116, 117, 118, 136, 141, 142, 170, 171, 365a, W
Train lines: TGV, ICE, IC, ICD, Eurostar, Thalys
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+32 25282828
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 06: 15 - 22: 00
Public transport options for Brussels-Central
Metro lines: 1, 5
Train lines: IC, Intercity Direct 9200, RER (S1, S2, S3, S6, S8, S10)
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Brussels National AirportATMAccessibility
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Brussels-LuxembourgParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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ParkingParking
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Brussels-SchumanParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Brussels CongressParkingATMTaxisAccessibility
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Brussels-ChapelParkingATMTaxis
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ParkingParking
ATMATM
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Brussels WestATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility

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