Amsterdam to Ghent train

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Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Ghent

Showing times and prices for Apr 16

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Amsterdam to Ghent is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Eurostar
10:11AM2h22
Amsterdam Centraal
12:33PMGhent St Pieters
$741One-way
1 transfer
Eurostar
01:11PM2h22
Amsterdam Centraal
03:33PMGhent St Pieters
$1031One-way
1 transfer
Eurostar
01:11PM2h22
Amsterdam Centraal
03:33PMGhent St Pieters
$1031One-way
1 transfer
Eurostar
12:11PM2h22
Amsterdam Centraal
02:33PMGhent St Pieters
$1261One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Amsterdam to Ghent

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, April 16
Eurostar
10:11AM2h22
Amsterdam Centraal
12:33PMGhent St Pieters
1 transfer
Eurostar
12:11PM2h22
Amsterdam Centraal
02:33PMGhent St Pieters
1 transfer
Eurostar
01:11PM2h22
Amsterdam Centraal
03:33PMGhent St Pieters
1 transfer
Eurostar
01:11PM2h22
Amsterdam Centraal
03:33PMGhent St Pieters
1 transfer

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Fastest train times from Amsterdam to Ghent

Showing times and prices for Apr 16

Fastest Journey

2 h 22 m

Average

2 h 22 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

168 km

It's difficult to get from Amsterdam to Ghent without transferring at least once.

Fastest
Eurostar
01:11PM2h22
Amsterdam Centraal
03:33PMGhent St Pieters
$1031One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
Eurostar
12:11PM2h22
Amsterdam Centraal
02:33PMGhent St Pieters
$1261One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
Eurostar
01:11PM2h22
Amsterdam Centraal
03:33PMGhent St Pieters
$1031One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
Eurostar
10:11AM2h22
Amsterdam Centraal
12:33PMGhent St Pieters
$741One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Amsterdam to Ghent

distanceDistance104 miles (167 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price$65 (€58)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesNS International | IC Brussel, Thalys, Eurostar or BSB

Trains from Amsterdam to Ghent cover the 104 miles (167 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 18 min with our travel partners like NS International | IC Brussel, Thalys, Eurostar or BSB. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $34 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $65 (€58). Travelers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Ghent St Pieters.

Train companies: NS International | IC Brussel, Thalys and Eurostar from Amsterdam to Ghent trains

For as little as $45 (€40) you can travel by train between Amsterdam and Ghent with NS International | IC Brussel, Thalys and Eurostar. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Thalys is a high-speed train company with trains to Ghent from Amsterdam based in France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany. It operates a fleet of modern, comfortable trains that travel at speeds of up to 300 km/h. Thalys offers a variety of ticket types, including Standard, Comfort and Premium, each with its own set of benefits. Onboard facilities include Wi-Fi, power outlets, a bistro car and a selection of newspapers and magazines. The most popular routes for Thalys are Paris to Brussels, Amsterdam and Cologne.

Amsterdam to Ghent train information with Thalys:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 8 min
  • Cheapest Price: $126
  • Thalys frequency: 10 a day

FAQs: Trains from Amsterdam to Ghent

FAQs: Travel by train from Amsterdam to Ghent easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Amsterdam to Ghent.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam to Ghent can start from as little as $34 (€30) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Amsterdam to Ghent is $65 (€58); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Amsterdam to Ghent train time is 2 h 18 min   covering the 104 mile (167 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Amsterdam to Ghent leaves at 7: 02 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Amsterdam to Ghent leaves at 8: 28 PM.
There are 10 trains a day from Amsterdam to Ghent which require at least one change with NS International | IC Brussel, Thalys, Eurostar or BSB. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Amsterdam to Ghent with Thalys or Eurostar. Overall you can travel with the following companies: NS International | IC Brussel, Thalys, Eurostar or BSB.
The high-speed Eurostar train from Amsterdam to Ghent takes around 2 h 18 min.
When taking a train from Amsterdam to Ghent, you can count on NS International | IC Brussel, Thalys, Eurostar or BSB for the best way to get you to Ghent. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Amsterdam to Ghent and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 28 PM.

When departing from Amsterdam, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Amstel. When arriving in Ghent, you can end your journey in train stations like Ghent St Pieters and Ghent-Dampoort.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal, which is located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Ghent St Pieters, located 2.7 miles (4.4 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Amsterdam to Ghent by train is April.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Amsterdam and Ghent including taking a train, bus or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Amsterdam and Ghent

Amsterdam
Ghent
Amsterdam Centraal is the most popular Amsterdam railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Amsterdam for your trip to Ghent.
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Phone Number
+31 302357822
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 20: 59
Public transit options for Amsterdam Centraal
Metro lines: 51, 53, 54, 52
Tram lines: 2, 12, 4, 14, 13, 24, 17, 26
Ferry lines: 901, 906, 902, 907, 905
Bus lines: GVB 18, 21, 22, 48, 248, 281, 282, 283, 284, 285, 287, 288, 289, 291, 293, Connexxion 391, 394, N57, N47, N91, N94, EBS 305, 306, 314, 316, N01, N04, N10, N14
Train lines: Intercity, Intercity Express, Sprinter, Nightjet
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