Ghent to Antwerp train

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Cheap train tickets from Ghent to Antwerp

Showing times and prices for Jul 19

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
SNCB | IC
09:53AM1h01
Ghent St Pieters
10:54AMAntwerp-Central
$191One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
SNCB | IC
08:53AM1h01
Ghent St Pieters
09:54AMAntwerp-Central
$191One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
SNCB | IC
08:10AM0h59
Ghent St Pieters
09:09AMAntwerp-Central
$191One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
SNCB | IC
08:27AM0h56
Ghent St Pieters
09:23AMAntwerp-Central
$191One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
SNCB | IC
09:10AM0h59
Ghent St Pieters
10:09AMAntwerp-Central
$191One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Ghent to Antwerp

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, July 19
SNCB | IC
08:10AM0h59
Ghent St Pieters
09:09AMAntwerp-Central
0 transfers
SNCB | IC
08:27AM0h56
Ghent St Pieters
09:23AMAntwerp-Central
0 transfers
SNCB | IC
08:53AM1h01
Ghent St Pieters
09:54AMAntwerp-Central
0 transfers
SNCB | IC
09:10AM0h59
Ghent St Pieters
10:09AMAntwerp-Central
0 transfers
SNCB | IC
09:27AM0h56
Ghent St Pieters
10:23AMAntwerp-Central
0 transfers
SNCB | IC
09:53AM1h01
Ghent St Pieters
10:54AMAntwerp-Central
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Ghent to Antwerp

Showing times and prices for Jul 19

Fastest Journey

56 m

Average

58 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

52 km

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

Fastest
SNCB | IC
08:27AM0h56
Ghent St Pieters
09:23AMAntwerp-Central
$191One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
SNCB | IC
09:27AM0h56
Ghent St Pieters
10:23AMAntwerp-Central
$191One-way
0 transfers
SNCB | IC
08:10AM0h59
Ghent St Pieters
09:09AMAntwerp-Central
$191One-way
0 transfers
SNCB | IC
09:10AM0h59
Ghent St Pieters
10:09AMAntwerp-Central
$191One-way
0 transfers
SNCB | IC
09:53AM1h01
Ghent St Pieters
10:54AMAntwerp-Central
$191One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Ghent to Antwerp

distanceDistance32 miles (51 km)
durationAverage train duration56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$16 (€14)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesPKP Intercity, BSB, Regional or SNCB

Trains from Ghent to Antwerp cover the 32 miles (51 km) long route taking on average 56 min with our travel partners like PKP Intercity, BSB, Regional or SNCB. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $16 (€14), but the average price of train tickets is $16 (€14). Travelers depart most frequently from Ghent St Pieters and arrive in Antwerp-Central.

Train companies: PKP Intercity, BSB and Regional from Ghent to Antwerp trains

Buy your official PKP Intercity, BSB and Regional train tickets from Ghent to Antwerp from $16 (€14) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular journey.

SNCB is the national railway company of Belgium with train tickets between Ghent and Antwerp. It operates a wide range of trains, including Intercity, Interregio, EuroCity, Thalys, and ICE International. Intercity trains are the most frequent and offer the fastest connections between major cities. Interregio trains are slower and offer more stops. EuroCity trains are international services that connect Belgium with other European countries. Thalys trains are high-speed services that connect Belgium with France, Germany, and the Netherlands. ICE International trains are international services that connect Belgium with Germany and the Netherlands. SNCB offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for SNCB are Brussels to Antwerp, Brussels to Bruges, Brussels to Ghent, and Brussels to Liege.

SNCB from Ghent to Antwerp train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 23 min
  • Cheapest Price: $16
  • SNCB frequency: 25 a day

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

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 12 €
2 weeks earlier 11 €9%
3 weeks earlier 11 €9%
1 month before 12 €0%
2 months earlier 12 €0%
3 months earlier 11 €9%


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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 - Antwerp 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 9% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Ghent - Antwerp with 2 months in advance you save up to about 0% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 9%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

FAQs: Trains from Ghent to Antwerp

FAQs: Travel by train from Ghent to Antwerp 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 Antwerp.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Ghent to Antwerp can start from as little as $16 (€14) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Ghent to Antwerp is $16 (€14); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Ghent to Antwerp train time is 56 min   covering the 32 mile (51 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Ghent to Antwerp leaves at 4: 57 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Ghent to Antwerp leaves at 10: 27 PM.
Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day from Ghent to Antwerp with SNCB. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Take the Ghent to Antwerp train with PKP Intercity, BSB, Regional or SNCB. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip to Antwerp from Ghent as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 27 PM.

When departing from Ghent, you have various train station options to start your route from including Ghent St Pieters and Ghent-Dampoort. When arriving in Antwerp, you can end your journey in train stations like Antwerp-Central, Antwerp-Berchem and Antwerp-South.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Ghent St Pieters, which is located around 2.7 miles (4.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Antwerp-Central, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Antwerp from Ghent is worth doing with a journey time of 56 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Ghent to Antwerp is October.
You have options as you can travel from Ghent to Antwerp 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Ghent and Antwerp

Ghent
Antwerp
Ghent 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 Antwerp.
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Antwerp-Central is the most popular Antwerp train station for Omio travelers, but Antwerp has quite a few train hubs. Find all the information you need to know about the main railway stations in Antwerp for your trip from Ghent.
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Phone Number
+32 25282828
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Mon - Sun: 05: 45 - 22: 00
Public transit options for Antwerp-Central
Tram lines: 11
Bus lines: 17, 20, 21, 23, 32, 68, 410, 415, 416, 417, 418, 427, 429
Train lines: Thalys, Intercity Direct 9200, IC, RER S1, L (22, 23, 24, 30)
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