Ghent to Groningen train

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Overview: Train from Ghent to Groningen

distanceDistance192 miles (309 km)
frequencyTrain frequency6 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 6 direct trains a day

Trains from Ghent to Groningen cover the 192 miles (309 km) long route taking on average 5 h 32 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Gent St Pieters and arrive in Groningen.

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Travel between Ghent, Belgium and Groningen, 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 Groningen, Netherlands?

All travelers in Netherlands must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 5/23/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Groningen from Ghent as this information can change.

Return travel from Netherlands to Belgium is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Ghent from Groningen?

Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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 requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 5/23/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Ghent from Groningen.

The train distance from Ghent to Groningen is around 192 miles (309 km).
While the time it takes to travel 192 miles (309 km) from Ghent to Groningen can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Ghent to Groningen train journey time is on average 5 h 32 min.

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 Groningen, your train can arrive in train stations including Groningen, Groningen Noord and Groningen Europapark.

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

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Gent St Pieters, located approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center of Ghent. The most popular arrival train station in Groningen, called Groningen, is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from its city center.

On average, there are 6 trains a day from Ghent to Groningen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Groningen
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 Groningen.

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