Ferries from Ramsgate to Ostend

From Ramsgate to Ostend you can sail with Transeuropa ferries.

Transeuropa run 6 ships, crossing up to 20 times per day between Ramsgate and Ostend. Crossing time is approximately 4 hours.


Ramsgate is a seaside town in east Kent. The main attraction is its coastline, with its main industries being tourism and fishing. Ramsgate gives you great opportunities for outdoor activities, including walking, cycling and water sports. But if you prefer a quieter, less-energetic break there are lots of museums and attractions to explore.

Make sure to visit the RAF Manston History Museum, with exhibitions illustrating the history of the airfield at Manston from 1916 to the present day. Or try the Shell Grotto, one of the world's most mysterious places consisting of a series of underground passageways covered by 2000 square feet of exquisite shell mosaic.

Westcliff Leisure Park offers fun for all the family with a fully licensed restaurant, arcade, playground and art gallery.

Margate is a timeless seaside resort where traditional seaside fun and entertainment sits happily alongside modern water sports and exciting new developments.


Ostend is a seaside resort on the north-west coast of Belgium. It is famous for its sea-side esplanade, pier and fine beaches. It has six beaches around the city.

Other tourist attractions Ostend has to offer include the James Ensor museum, showing where the artist lived from 1917 to 1949. The Mercator, a tall ship of the Belgian merchant fleet that has been converted into a maritime museum. And Fort Napoleon is a tourist attraction. But all tourists go mainly for the beaches!

A visit to Ostend is always exciting.

Route Summary

Average Sailing Duration: 4 hours
Number of sailings from Ramsgate: Up to 4 crossings per day
Sailing times: 07.00, 12.00, 13.30, 18.30, 22.30