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from London to Ostend

You can get from London to Ostend by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from London to Ostend on May 17 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

03:04PMLondon St Pancras4h12 08:16PMOstende
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$1821One-way
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03:04PMLondon St Pancras4h12 08:16PMOstende
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$1821One-way
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09:01AMLondon St Pancras4h15 02:16PMOstende
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$1821One-way
05:04PMLondon St Pancras4h12 10:16PMOstende
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$1821One-way
08:16AMLondon St Pancras4h00 01:16PMOstende
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$2211One-way

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Tue
May 17
$164Eurostar
$25Flixbus
Thu
May 19
$141Eurostar
$22Flixbus
Fri
May 20
$119Eurostar
$25Flixbus

Travel Information from London to Ostend

distanceDistance132 miles (213 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$17 - $126
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $17 (€15) • 6 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $126 (€113) • 4 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Eurostar

Travel 132 miles (213 km) by bus or train to Ostend from London. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $17 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Eurostar among others. Travelers can even take a direct from London to Ostend.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Ostend, Belgium from London, United Kingdom?

International travel from London, United Kingdom to Ostend, Belgium is: Partially open.

Can I enter Belgium if coming from United Kingdom?

Entry into Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Ostend if traveling from London?

Conditions of entry:

  • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers or those who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What measures do I need to follow in Ostend, Belgium due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Belgium must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 5/16/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between London and Ostend.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to London, United Kingdom from Ostend, Belgium?

The current restriction level for returning to London, United Kingdom from Belgium is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter London, United Kingdom from Ostend, Belgium?

Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to London from Ostend?

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

Which rules do I need to follow in London, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 5/15/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to London from Ostend here.

How do I travel from London to Ostend?

There are 2 ways to get from London to Ostend: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from London to Ostend?

The cheapest way to travel to Ostend from London is by taking a bus with an average price of $17 (€15).

This is compared to other travel options to Ostend:

Taking a bus is usually $110 (€98) less than taking a train to Ostend, which costs on average $126 (€113) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way to get from London to Ostend?

The fastest way to get to Ostend from London is by train with an average travel time of 4 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Ostend can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 6 h 10 min   of travel time.

How many miles from London to Ostend would I travel?

You should expect to travel around 132 miles (213 km) between London and Ostend.

How many services a day are there to Ostend from London?

The average frequency per day from London to Ostend is:

  • 3 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between London and Ostend as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points in London and in Ostend?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from London to Ostend:

    Which travel operators can get me to Ostend from London?

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from London to Ostend:

    • You can go to Ostend from London by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $17 (€15) with Flixbus from London to Ostend on Omio.
    • You can travel to Ostend from London by train with Eurostar. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $126 (€113) with Eurostar from London to Ostend.

    What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from London to Ostend?

    Many of our customers traveling from London to Ostend don't make Ostend their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Ostend are Brussels, Bruges or Antwerp, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Ostend to any of these top destinations today!

    How far in advance should I purchase tickets between London and Ostend online to get the best deals?

    Before traveling from London to Ostend, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket is costing on average $17 (€15) one way for this journey.
    • A train ticket costs $126 (€113) one way on average for this route.

    But we recommend booking London to Ostend tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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