The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Düsseldorf to Ghent is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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It's difficult to get from Düsseldorf to Ghent without transferring at least 2 times.
|Distance||133 miles (214 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 30 min|
|Average train ticket price||$62 (€56)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn, Thalys, Flixtrain or National Express|
Trains from Düsseldorf to Ghent cover the 133 miles (214 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 30 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn, Thalys, Flixtrain or National Express. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $46 (€42), but the average price of train tickets is $62 (€56). Travelers depart most frequently from Düsseldorf Hbf and arrive in Gent St Pieters.
You can travel by train to Ghent from Düsseldorf with Thalys, National Express and Deutsche Bahn for as low as $46 (€42). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Düsseldorf to Ghent train.
Train information from Düsseldorf to Ghent with Deutsche Bahn:
National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance train company operating over 550 trains per day and serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express also operates train services to all major UK airports, such as Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol, 24 hours a day. All National Express trains have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most trains come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your train to Ghent from Düsseldorf, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare.
National Express from Düsseldorf to Ghent train information:
Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train to Ghent from Düsseldorf with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
Looking for trains from Düsseldorf to Ghent? Thalys is one of the best companies to travel with on the 133 miles (214 km) route to Ghent from Düsseldorf. As an official travel partner of Thalys, Omio quickly shows you the latest Thalys train schedules and timetables, tickets and offers (such as baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), travel information, and prices so that you can check for ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Düsseldorf to Ghent routes, find the best amenities to make your trip smooth and easy, and buy the most affordable Thalys train tickets that fit your budget. If you use the Omio app to search for trains from Düsseldorf to Ghent, you can quickly see if the Thalys ticket is a mobile ticket, making it easy for you to go paperless when taking a train. Once you’re ready, book your Düsseldorf - Ghent train now on Omio quickly and easily and enjoy your upcoming trip with Thalys!
Düsseldorf to Ghent train information with Thalys:
Travel between Düsseldorf, Germany and Ghent, Belgium by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 11/17/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Ghent from Düsseldorf as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Ghent to Düsseldorf is: Unrestricted
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
What are the requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/6/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Düsseldorf from Ghent here.
Some of the Düsseldorf train stations to Ghent you can start your journey from include Düsseldorf Hbf, Düsseldorf Flughafen Terminal and Düsseldorf-Benrath. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Ghent include Gent St Pieters and Gent-Dampoort.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Düsseldorf Hbf and arriving in Gent St Pieters.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Düsseldorf Hbf, is located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) from the city center of Düsseldorf.
The most popular arrival train station, Gent St Pieters, is located 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city center of Ghent.
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