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The cheapest trains

from Brussels
to Ghent

Showing times and prices for Sep 16

Cheapest

$13

Average

$13

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

The average ticket from Brussels to Ghent will cost around $ 13 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 13.

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08:19Brussels-Midi1h00 09:19Ghent St Pieters
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Brussels to Ghent

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00:29Brussels-Midi0h42 01:11Ghent St Pieters
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05:36Brussels-Midi0h30 06:06Ghent St Pieters
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Sun
Sep 15
$13SNCB | IC
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Mon
Sep 16
$13SNCB | IC
$6Flixbus
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Sep 17
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Sep 18
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$14Flixbus
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Sep 19
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Sep 20
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Sep 21
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Sep 23
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Sep 24
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Sep 25
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Sep 27
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Sep 28
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Sep 29
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The fastest trains

from Brussels
to Ghent

Showing times and prices for Sep 16

Fastest Journey

28 m

Average

39 m

Trains per day

117

Distance

50 km

Of the 117 train that leave Brussels for Ghent every day 117 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct train cover the 50 km distance in an average of 39 m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 28 m .

The slowest train will take 1 h 12 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.

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22:30Brussels-Midi0h28 22:58Ghent St Pieters
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Journey Summary

Brussels to Ghent Train Information

Avg. Train Duration:
42 minutes
Train Ticket Price: $13
Trains depart from:Brussels
Trains arrive in:Ghent
Distance:50 km
TrainTrain Companies:SNCB | IC

Trains from Brussels to Ghent

Trains from Brussels to Ghent are the most convenient and popular way to travel between these 2 Belgian cities. There are no buses from Brussels to Ghent on a regular basis at present. The cities are just 56 km apart and trains from Brussels to Ghent offer a fast and convenient alternative. Trains run almost hourly during the day and more frequently on the weekend. An average journey by train takes approximately 30 minutes and trains are operated by the Belgian national rail service, commonly referred to as SNCB. The first trains traveling from Brussels to Ghent depart at 5:42 a.m. while the last trains at 12:29 a.m. All trains depart from either Bruxelles Midi or Central train station and arrive at Gent St Pieters train station.

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Brussels to Ghent Train Cost

Average prices for trains from Brussels to Ghent when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€9.20

1 Day in Advance

€9.20

1 Week in Advance

€9.20

2 Weeks in Advance

€9.20

1 Month in Advance

€9.20

3 Months in Advance

€9.20

Brussels to Ghent Trains: General Information


Taking the train is the only way to travel from Brussels to Ghent by public transport. Prices for Brussels to Ghent are consistent no matter when they are purchased.

  • autobus All Brussels to Ghent trains are run by SNCB.
  • autobus All trains traveling from Brussels to Luxembourg are direct. Brussels to Ghent trains depart from either Bruxelles-Midi or Central train station and arrive at Gent St Pieters train station.
  • autobus The Brussels to Ghent train journey takes as little as 28 minutes to arrive in Ghent.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Brussels to Ghent train tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.

Taking the Train from Brussels

All trains from Brussels to Ghent depart from Brussels Midi/Zuid railway station. The station is just south of Brussels' city center and 5 minutes from the Bourse. It's easy to reach from any district and there is parking underneath for those who wish to arrive by car. Premetro trams including 83 and 90 stop at the station. Brussels Midi/Zuid is also on the metro (lines 2 and 6) and is a stop on several bus routes.

Getting into Ghent by Train

Visitors to Ghent will be captivated by its beautiful architecture and vibrant atmosphere. Explore medieval landmark's like St. Nicholas's Church and the Belfry and Cloth Hall or take a cruise on the city's scenic canals. Trains from Brussels to Ghent arrive at Sint-Pieters rail station which is about 2 km from the city centre. Travellers should take the long tunnel that connects all 12 platforms to the station entrance where they can find taxis or public transport links. The number 1 tram to Korenmarkt is the fastest way to reach the city center and the trip takes approximately 10 minutes.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
Brussels
Ghent
TrainBruxelles-Central

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