Ghent to Amsterdam train

Cheap train tickets from Ghent to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for Aug 17

Cheapest

65

Average

88

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.

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09:27AMGhent St Pieters2h17 11:44AMAmsterdam Centraal
1 transfer
651One-way
10:27AMGhent St Pieters2h17 12:44PMAmsterdam Centraal
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901One-way
08:27AMGhent St Pieters2h17 10:44AMAmsterdam Centraal
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901One-way
11:27AMGhent St Pieters2h17 01:44PMAmsterdam Centraal
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901One-way
09:27AMGhent St Pieters2h17 11:44AMAmsterdam Centraal
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901One-way

Train schedule from Ghent to Amsterdam

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, August 17
08:27AMGhent St Pieters2h17 10:44AMAmsterdam Centraal
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09:27AMGhent St Pieters2h17 11:44AMAmsterdam Centraal
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09:27AMGhent St Pieters2h17 11:44AMAmsterdam Centraal
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10:27AMGhent St Pieters2h17 12:44PMAmsterdam Centraal
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11:27AMGhent St Pieters2h17 01:44PMAmsterdam Centraal
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12:27PMGhent St Pieters2h17 02:44PMAmsterdam Centraal
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Fastest train times from Ghent to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for Aug 17

Fastest Journey

2 h 17 m

Average

2 h 17 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

168 km

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

Fastest
10:27AMGhent St Pieters2h17 12:44PMAmsterdam Centraal
1 transfer
901One-way
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12:27PMGhent St Pieters2h17 02:44PMAmsterdam Centraal
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1021One-way
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08:27AMGhent St Pieters2h17 10:44AMAmsterdam Centraal
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901One-way
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09:27AMGhent St Pieters2h17 11:44AMAmsterdam Centraal
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651One-way
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11:27AMGhent St Pieters2h17 01:44PMAmsterdam Centraal
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901One-way

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Overview: Train from Ghent to Amsterdam

distanceDistance104 miles (167 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 17 min
priceAverage train ticket price$57 (€53)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersEurostar, Thalys, SNCB or SNCB | IC

Trains from Ghent to Amsterdam cover the 104 miles (167 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 17 min with our travel partners like Eurostar, Thalys, SNCB or SNCB | IC. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $57 (€53), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $56 (€52). Travelers depart most frequently from Gent St Pieters and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Train companies: Thalys, Eurostar and SNCB from Ghent to Amsterdam trains

Buy your official Thalys, Eurostar and SNCB train tickets from Ghent to Amsterdam from $56 (€52) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular route.

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Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train to Amsterdam from Ghent with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

Thalys is one of the best options when traveling by train from Ghent to Amsterdam. Omio quickly shows you current Thalys train schedules for the Ghent - Amsterdam route and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest trip available. The distance from Ghent to Amsterdam is around 104 miles (167 km) and the cheapest Thalys one-way ticket you can book starts at $56 (€52). As you check the latest Ghent to Amsterdam train schedule from Thalys for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Amsterdam safely. If you search for Thalys tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect Thalys ticket to Amsterdam from Ghent so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

  • Average Price: $56

Eurostar is the exclusive high-speed railway service connecting the United Kingdom with countries in continental Europe like France, Belgium and the Netherlands. Most Eurostar trains travel through the Channel Tunnel, also known as the Chunnel, between the UK and France. With a high-speed train service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), you will travel from Ghent to Amsterdam in ultimate comfort coupled with modern, comfortable seats and large windows. When booking your Eurostar train to Amsterdam from Ghent, you can choose between three ticket types: Standard, Standard Premier (with light refreshments served and spacious seats), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seating, lounge access, priority boarding and hot meal served).

    SNCB is Belgium's main train company and offers First class or Second class tickets for your train between Ghent and Amsterdam.

    SNCB tickets to Amsterdam from Ghent are available online on Omio. We help you compare and book your perfect route with SNCB from Ghent to Amsterdam all in one place. If you’re specifically looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train, you can find all the current SNCB train schedules and train tickets available on Omio for the 104 miles (167 km) trip. You can also see relevant travel information for the SNCB train, such as baggage allowance and amenities onboard depending on the class fare. Search for your ideal departure and arrival times for this train, compare the fastest Ghent to Amsterdam routes as well as the cheapest ticket prices available, and buy the best SNCB Ghent to Amsterdam train ticket that fits your needs. If you purchase tickets in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the SNCB train ticket is available as a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to travel paperless. You’ll then be ready to embark on your smooth and relaxing journey to Amsterdam with SNCB!

    SNCB from Ghent to Amsterdam train information:

    • Average Duration: 1 h 8 min
    • SNCB frequency: 10 a day

    Train tickets from Ghent to Amsterdam: when to book to save $

    Time Price Savings
    1 week earlier 47 €
    2 weeks earlier 39 €21%
    3 weeks earlier 40 €18%
    1 month before 40 €18%
    2 months earlier 37 €27%
    3 months earlier 33 €42%


    Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Ghent - Amsterdam. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

    The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

    • Buying your train ticket from Ghent - Amsterdam 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 18% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
    • If you book a ticket Ghent - Amsterdam with 2 months in advance you save up to about 27% compared to the initial price.
    • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 42%.
    • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Ghent to Amsterdam

    Travel by train to Amsterdam 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 Ghent to Amsterdam.
    FAQs

    Travel between Ghent, Belgium and Amsterdam, Netherlands by train is: Fully open.

    Can I enter Netherlands from Belgium?

    International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

    Conditions of entry:

    • There are no current restrictions

    What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

    All travelers in Netherlands must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

    The information above was last checked on 7/28/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Amsterdam from Ghent as this information can change.

    The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Amsterdam to Ghent is: Fully open

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Belgium from Netherlands?

    Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

    Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Amsterdam?

    What are the requirements?

    • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

    Last checked on 7/28/22. 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 Ghent from Amsterdam here.

    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Ghent to Amsterdam to cost as little as $56 (€52)  in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Ghent to Amsterdam train price to come in at an average of $57 (€53)  one way.
    The distance to Amsterdam from Ghent by train is approximately 104 miles (167 km).
    The Ghent to Amsterdam train duration is on average 2 h 17 min, which is to be expected when traveling 104 miles (167 km) from Ghent to Amsterdam. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

    When taking a train from Ghent, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Gent St Pieters and Gent-Dampoort. When you arrive in Amsterdam, your train can arrive in train stations including Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Amstel.

    Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Gent St Pieters   to Amsterdam Centraal.

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Gent St Pieters, which is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Amsterdam Centraal, located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city center.

    For the journey from Ghent to Amsterdam you can take a train with Eurostar, Thalys, SNCB or SNCB | IC. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Ghent and Amsterdam on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
    The average number of trains departing Ghent for Amsterdam is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    You can take the first train from Ghent to Amsterdam at 6: 27 AM. The last train from Ghent to Amsterdam that you can take departs at 9: 49 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Ghent to Amsterdam schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
    The price of a one way train ticket from Ghent to Amsterdam is on average $57 (€53) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Ghent to Amsterdam available a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Ghent
    Amsterdam
    Gent St Pieters is the most popular Ghent 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 Ghent for your trip to Amsterdam.

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