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The Kusttram

Nieuwpoortsesteenweg 110, Ostend 8400, Belgium
+32 59 56 52 11
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An Interesting Journey at a Cheap price

Whilst staying in Ostend we bought a day ticket for the tram and enjoyed an enjoyable few hours... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
First time ive used this

With the snow this weekend it seemed sensible to use the trams, I did it was easy to use, fast... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
stoke on trent
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“belgian coast” (43 reviews)
Nieuwpoortsesteenweg 110, Ostend 8400, Belgium
Nieuwpoortsesteenweg 110, Ostend 8400, Belgium
+32 59 56 52 11
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst staying in Ostend we bought a day ticket for the tram and enjoyed an enjoyable few hours travelling between Knocke and De Panne visiting a number of interesting towns along the route, De Haan and Blankenberge being just two examples. It was interesting getting...More

Thank Keithwhitley
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

With the snow this weekend it seemed sensible to use the trams, I did it was easy to use, fast service. I should imagine on a sunny day this would be ideal and cheap way to get around on.

Thank tazim09
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Easy accessable transport but as a participant of AEHT 2017 I had a huuuge problems with it because 200 people had to fit into the tram due to it's not-so-often-stopping at the stops.

Thank alina0071
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Want to visit the Belgian coast this is the easiest way. It goes along the whole Belgian coastline from De Panne (French border) to Knokke(Dutch border). Best way is to take a day pass it costs € 6 euro pp at the ticket booth, with...More

Thank iMipe
Reviewed 24 October 2017

A good and cheap way to see the coast from de panne to knocke We bought tickets at de panne station, a 24 hour pass was six euro.each There is a parking lot close to where the tram departs and it’s free, It works really...More

Thank Narcedat60m
Reviewed 3 October 2017

At the time, before everyone did their own driving, the train was the one way of getting to the coast, and the tramway the only way of exploring it. It is still a favourite, and (we are told) the longest tramway line in the world....More

Thank JPGuillaume
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I remember this being shown on the BBC Coast programme and it looked idyllic. In reality it was very full and everyone for themselves. It is a most useful means of travelling along the Belgian coast but I guess it is a bit of a...More

Thank tonyrpayne
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The Kusttram is a very easy way to travel between Knokke and De Panne. A day ticket costs €8 and you can hop on and off. There are a number of free parking spaces at Arthur de Greefplein if you want to join the tram...More

Thank AndyCh2017
Reviewed 2 October 2017

wWe walked along the promenade to the mermaid statue, walked a bit further, theirs only hotels and apartments so we decided to catch the tram back to Oostende. Very cheap and time saving

Thank terrypj
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

The tram line runs from De Panne at the French border to Knokke at the border with the Netherlands and takes about 3 hours in total covering the whole of the Belgian coast. We got on at Ostend which is in the centre of the...More

Thank MamaK186487
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28 April 2017|
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Response from Neil K | Reviewed this property |
yes it wheelchair friendly and you will visit some wonderful places,hope this helps and enjoy this lovely part of Belgium,all the best from. Neil.
1 April 2017|
Response from fixer912 | Reviewed this property |
The kusttram is stopping at Zeebrugge port but from the terminal there is a 2 km walk to the tram. There are stop almost every 500 m in Oostende. You can also get from to Zeebrugge ferry terminal by coach to the centre of... More
20 July 2016|
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Response from NicholasMarlow | Reviewed this property |
You can Park Next to the Railway Station. We have actually Parked Along Side the Tram Station over the Weekend when we stayed in Oostend.