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Trains Mechelen to Ostend: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How much does it cost to get from Mechelen to Ostend by train?

The cheapest train tickets from Mechelen to Ostend cost $ 18.27. On average, you can expect to spend around $ 18.27 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Mechelen to Ostend.

Mechelen to Ostend by train

Best price $ 18.27
Journey duration 2 h 19 min
Connections per day 106
First departure 07:13
Last departure 01:39
Distance 69.0 mi
Departure Mechelen
Arrival Ostend
Carriers Belgianrail, SNCF, SNCB

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How long does it take to get from Mechelen to Ostend by train?

The journey from Mechelen to Ostend covers a distance of 69.6 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 2 h 19 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 1 h 41 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Mechelen to Ostend faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

What time are the first and last departures from Mechelen to Ostend?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Mechelen to Ostend, which usually leaves at 07:13. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 01:39. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations are used when traveling from Mechelen to Ostend?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Mechelen and Ostend. You can start your journey in Mechelen at stations such as Malines / Mechelen, Mechelen-Nekkerspoel, Mechelen Bleekstraat [De Lijn], Malines-Nekkerspoel / Mechelen-Nekkerspoel, Mechelen Nekkerspoel Station [De Lijn], Muizen J. Van Geelstraat [De Lijn] and Muizen. These connect to stations including Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters, Oostende and Ostende / Oostende in Ostend. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Mechelen to Ostend.

How many journeys from Mechelen to Ostend are there every day?

The route from Mechelen to Ostend is served by providers including Belgianrail and SNCB. From this list of transport providers, there are up to 135 departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Mechelen 106 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Mechelen to Ostend, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 106 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors.


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