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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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.
|Distance||24 miles (38 km)|
|Average train duration||25 min|
|Average train ticket price||$10 (€9)|
|Train frequency||50 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 50 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||SNCB 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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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:
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.
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