Ghent to Bruges train

Cheap train tickets from Ghent to Bruges

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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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08:45AMGhent St Pieters0h42 09:27AMBruges
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09:02AMGhent St Pieters0h28 09:30AMBruges
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Train schedule from Ghent to Bruges

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08:02AMGhent St Pieters0h28 08:30AMBruges
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08:10AMGhent St Pieters0h25 08:35AMBruges
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08:39AMGhent St Pieters0h22 09:01AMBruges
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08:45AMGhent St Pieters0h42 09:27AMBruges
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09:02AMGhent St Pieters0h28 09:30AMBruges
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09:39AMGhent St Pieters0h22 10:01AMBruges
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09:45AMGhent St Pieters0h42 10:27AMBruges
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10:02AMGhent St Pieters0h28 10:30AMBruges
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10:10AMGhent St Pieters0h26 10:36AMBruges
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Fastest train times from Ghent to Bruges

Showing times and prices for May 23

Fastest Journey

22 m

Average

28 m

Trains per day

12

Distance

39 km

Of the 12 trains that leave Ghent for Bruges every day 12 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

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08:39AMGhent St Pieters0h22 09:01AMBruges
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09:39AMGhent St Pieters0h22 10:01AMBruges
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08:10AMGhent St Pieters0h25 08:35AMBruges
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08:28AMGhent St Pieters0h25 08:53AMBruges
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09:10AMGhent St Pieters0h25 09:35AMBruges
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Overview: Train from Ghent to Bruges

distanceDistance24 miles (38 km)
durationAverage train duration25 min
priceAverage train ticket price$10 (€9)
frequencyTrain frequency50 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 50 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesSNCB or SNCB | IC

Trains from Ghent to Bruges cover the 24 miles (38 km) long route taking on average 25 min with our travel partners like SNCB or SNCB | IC. Normally, there are 50 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $10 (€9), but the average price of train tickets is $10 (€9). Travelers depart most frequently from Gent St Pieters and arrive in Brugge.

Train providers: SNCB from Ghent to Bruges trains

Find the best trains between Ghent and Bruges with Omio's travel partners SNCB from $10 (€9). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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SNCB is Belgium's main train company and offers First class or Second class tickets for your train from Ghent to Bruges.

Book your SNCB Ghent to Bruges train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check SNCB up-to-date train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Ghent to Bruges routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable SNCB train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance to Bruges from Ghent is 24 miles (38 km), and the best price for a one-way Ghent - Bruges SNCB train ticket starts at $10 (€9) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your SNCB ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by train. Waiting in a line at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with SNCB!

  • Average Price: $10

Trains from Ghent to Bruges

The train is the most comfortable, fast and affordable way to travel from Ghent to Bruges. This is a popular 40 kilometre non-stop journey lasting just over 20 minutes. Due to high passenger demand, Ghent Bruges trains operate with a frequency of between 5 and 20 minutes throughout the day.

What trains go from Ghent to Bruges?

Ghent Bruges train journeys are managed by the Belgian national company SNCB. Its fleet operates under the trade name of InterCity Brussels and is equipped with comfortable seats with ample legroom, facilities adapted for people with reduced mobility and on-board catering services.

How long is the train from Ghent to Bruges?

The fastest Ghent Bruges trains run at speeds of up to 200 km/h and cover the journey in just 22 minutes. Longer routes have more intermediate stops and finish in 35-45 minutes. All connections between the two Belgian cities are direct.

How many trains are there from Ghent to Bruges?

Throughout the week, including Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays, there are up to 99 trains a day between Ghent and Bruges. Its departure frequency is up to 6 trains per hour during daylight hours. During the night there are a total of 2 connections between Ghent and Bruges. The daily number of night trains remains intact throughout the year.

Where do trains from Ghent to Bruges depart from and arrive at?

San Pieters Station: its spectacular building is located 25-30 minutes from the historic centre of Ghent. Those who prefer to travel from the city centre to the station by public transport can do so on board trams 24 and 1. The station's many services include ATMs, bike rental points, luggage storage, shops, cafeterias, pay toilets and tourist information.

Bruges Station: is located 10 minutes walk from the city centre. Bus lines 58, 51 and 61 stop in front of the station every 5 minutes and connect its premises with the historic centre of Bruges. The ticket purchased on board these buses allows free travel for 60 minutes in other means of urban transport. The station has wifi connection, lockers, cafeterias and ticket vending machines.

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

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 11 €
2 weeks earlier 9 €22%
3 weeks earlier 9 €22%
1 month before 9 €22%
2 months earlier 10 €10%
3 months earlier 9 €22%


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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 - Bruges 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 22% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Ghent - Bruges with 2 months in advance you save up to about 10% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 22%.
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Travel Tips: Trains from Ghent to Bruges

Travel by train to Bruges 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 Bruges.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Ghent to Bruges trains for as little as $10 (€9)  in the next 7 days.
The Ghent to Bruges train ticket price is on average $10 (€9)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Ghent and Bruges by train to be approximately 24 miles (38 km).
On average the Ghent to Bruges train travel time is 25 min  for the 24 miles (38 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Ghent train stations to Bruges you can start your journey from include Gent St Pieters and Gent-Dampoort. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Bruges include Brugge and Brugge-St. -Pieters.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Gent St Pieters   and arriving in Brugge.

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 Brugge, located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city center.

Take the Ghent to Bruges train with SNCB or SNCB | IC. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the route between Ghent and Bruges as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 50 direct trains between Ghent and Bruges per day with SNCB or SNCB | IC  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
The average number of trains departing Ghent for Bruges is 50 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Ghent to Bruges leaves at 6: 02 AM. The last train departing from Ghent to Bruges leaves at 10: 40 PM. You can find the latest Ghent to Bruges train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Ghent to Bruges is on average $10 (€9) 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 route. In general, you can find train tickets from Ghent to Bruges available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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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 Bruges.

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