Ostend in detail
Ostend Airport, 6km west of Ostend by bus 6, has summertime charter-only flights within Europe on TUI fly (www.tuifly.be).
Ostend has several stops on the DeLijn Kusttram line. The most convenient is Marie-Joséplein.
NMBS/SNCB trains run from Ostend's pretty train station, by the docks on Natiënkaai, to Bruges (€4.40, 16 minutes) continuing to Kortrijk, Antwerp via Ghent or Liège via Brussels.
Long distance buses operated by FlixBus stop on Mercatorlaan.