The cheapest buses from Paris to Ghent

Showing times and prices for Sep 21

Cheapest

$19

Average

$29

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Paris to Ghent will cost around $ 29 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 19.

Cheapest
03:30AMParis, Quai de Bercy7h15 10:45AMGhent
1 changes
$191One-way
07:00AMParis3h30 10:30AMGhent
0 changes
$241One-way
12:10PMParis3h30 03:40PMGhent
0 changes
$241One-way
06:30PMParis3h40 10:10PMGhent
0 changes
$281One-way
08:20AMParis3h00 11:20AMGhent
0 changes
$281One-way

Timetable Paris to Ghent

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03:30AMParis, Quai de Bercy7h15 10:45AMGhent
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07:00AMParis3h30 10:30AMGhent
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08:00AMParis3h20 11:20AMGhent
0 changes
08:20AMParis3h00 11:20AMGhent
0 changes
12:10PMParis3h30 03:40PMGhent
0 changes
01:00PMParis, Quai de Bercy4h45 05:45PMGhent
0 changes
06:30PMParis3h40 10:10PMGhent
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Tue
Sep 21
$135Thalys
$17Flixbus
$453Lufthansa
Wed
Sep 22
$135Thalys
$26Flixbus
$418Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
Sep 23
$135Thalys
$15Flixbus
$347Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
Sep 24
$135Thalys
$16Flixbus
$354Lufthansa
Sat
Sep 25
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$16Flixbus
$347Air Dolomiti
Sun
Sep 26
$106Thalys
$15Flixbus
$354Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 27
$73Thalys
$15Flixbus
$492Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Sep 28
$124Thalys
$16Flixbus
$492Air Dolomiti
Wed
Sep 29
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$16Flixbus
$347Air Dolomiti
Thu
Sep 30
$65Thalys
$15Flixbus
$347Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 1
$106Thalys
$17Flixbus
$344Swiss
Sat
Oct 2
$106Thalys
$17Flixbus
$344Swiss
Sun
Oct 3
$124Thalys
$17Flixbus
$347Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 4
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$17Flixbus
$492Air Dolomiti
Tue
Oct 5
$45Thalys
$19Flixbus
$492Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 6
$53Thalys
$16Flixbus
$347Air Dolomiti
Thu
Oct 7
$86Thalys
$15Flixbus
$347Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 8
$94Thalys
$15Flixbus
$347Air Dolomiti
Sat
Oct 9
$76Thalys
$15Flixbus
$347Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 10
$94Thalys
$15Flixbus
$347Lufthansa

The fastest buses from Paris to Ghent

Showing times and prices for Sep 21

Fastest Journey

3 h

Average

4 h 8 m

Buses per day

7

Distance

263 km

Of the 7 buses that leave Paris for Ghent every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 263 km distance in an average of 4 h 8 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h .

The slowest buses will take 7 h 15 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

08:20AMParis3h00 11:20AMGhent
0 changes
$281One-way
08:00AMParis3h20 11:20AMGhent
0 changes
$291One-way
07:00AMParis3h30 10:30AMGhent
0 changes
$241One-way
12:10PMParis3h30 03:40PMGhent
0 changes
$241One-way
06:30PMParis3h40 10:10PMGhent
0 changes
$281One-way

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Bus Information between Paris and Ghent

distanceDistance163 miles (263 km)
durationAverage bus duration4 h 35 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$18 (€14)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersFlixbus, Eurolines France or BlaBlaCar

Buses from Paris to Ghent cover the 163 miles (263 km) long route taking on average 4 h 35 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines France or BlaBlaCar. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $18 (€14), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $15 (€12). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Ghent.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip from Paris to Ghent.

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy bus from Paris to Ghent, check Omio for FlixBus buses offering this route. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest bus to take for this 163 miles (263 km) journey from Paris to Ghent, Omio makes it easier than ever to find FlixBus buses at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book bus tickets online. Check the current FlixBus bus schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Paris to Ghent as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your FlixBus bus on Omio. If you search for buses from Paris to Ghent in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the FlixBus tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for FlixBus buses between Paris and Ghent starting at $15 (€12), buy your official FlixBus tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your FlixBus bus ticket between Paris and Ghent:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Buses from Paris to Ghent
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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Ghent, Belgium if I'm coming from Paris, France by bus?

Travel between Paris, France and Ghent, Belgium by bus is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Belgium from France?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Paris?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the safety rules to follow in Ghent, Belgium?

When traveling in Belgium, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/19/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your bus to Ghent from Paris before traveling.

Are there restrictions on returning to France from Belgium by bus?

Return travel from Belgium to France is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Paris from Ghent?

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in France from Ghent?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 9/19/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your bus to Paris from Ghent.

How much does a cheap bus to Ghent from Paris cost?
Omio customers have found cheap bus tickets to Ghent from Paris for as low as $15 (€12)  for the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a bus from Paris to Ghent?
If you are looking to book your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Paris to Ghent bus to cost on average $18 (€14)  one way.
How far is it from Paris to Ghent by bus?
The distance between Paris and Ghent by bus is approximately 163 miles (263 km).
How long is the bus ride from Paris to Ghent?
On average the Paris to Ghent bus travel time is 4 h 35 min  for the 163 miles (263 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure bus station in Paris and arrival bus station in Ghent?

When taking the bus from Paris to Ghent, you can choose to depart from bus stations like Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Pl. Du Panthéon and Paris, Paris (Bercy Seine). Your route can end in bus stations such as Ghent and Gent, Ghent.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arrive in Ghent.

Where do I find the Paris bus station to Ghent? Where is the Ghent bus station?

Passengers board the bus most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center, and they get off the bus at Ghent, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center.

Which bus companies can take me to Ghent from Paris?
Take the Paris to Ghent bus with Flixbus, Eurolines France or BlaBlaCar. However, it's always good to check out all possible bus providers for the route from Paris to Ghent as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I find a direct bus from Paris to Ghent?
Yes, you can search for direct buses from Paris to Ghent on Omio with BlaBlaCar, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct bus services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your bus ticket.
When can I take the first bus from Paris to Ghent? When can I take the last bus for the day?
The earliest bus for this trip departs from Paris at 7: 00 AM. The last bus leaves from Paris at 9: 55 PM. Check Omio for the latest bus schedule from Paris to Ghent and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book a bus ticket from Paris to Ghent to get the best deals?
If you purchase the Paris to Ghent bus within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $18 (€14). However, booking your bus ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for buses from Paris to Ghent. Look out for bus tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Ghent
Gare Paris Bercy
Amenities
WC
Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 3