Ghent to Leuven train

Cheap train tickets from Ghent to Leuven

Showing times and prices for Aug 17

Cheapest

15

Average

15

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.

SNCB | IC
06:57AMGhent1h16 08:13AMLeuven
0 transfers
151One-way
SNCB | IC
08:12PMGhent1h38 09:50PMLeuven
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151One-way
SNCB | IC
07:00AMGhent1h08 08:08AMLeuven
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151One-way
SNCB | IC
06:39AMGhent1h00 07:39AMLeuven
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151One-way
SNCB | IC
06:55AMGhent1h01 07:56AMLeuven
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151One-way

Train schedule from Ghent to Leuven

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, August 17
SNCB | IC
06:12AMGhent1h38 07:50AMLeuven
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SNCB | IC
06:24AMGhent0h59 07:23AMLeuven
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SNCB | IC
06:39AMGhent1h00 07:39AMLeuven
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SNCB | IC
06:55AMGhent1h01 07:56AMLeuven
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SNCB | IC
06:57AMGhent1h16 08:13AMLeuven
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SNCB | IC
07:00AMGhent1h08 08:08AMLeuven
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SNCB | IC
11:24AMGhent0h59 12:23PMLeuven
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SNCB | IC
06:00PMGhent1h08 07:08PMLeuven
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SNCB | IC
08:12PMGhent1h38 09:50PMLeuven
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Fastest train times from Ghent to Leuven

Showing times and prices for Aug 17

Fastest Journey

59 m

Average

1 h 11 m

Trains per day

9

Distance

71 km

Of the 9 trains that leave Ghent for Leuven every day 9 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

SNCB | IC
06:24AMGhent0h59 07:23AMLeuven
0 transfers
151One-way
SNCB | IC
11:24AMGhent0h59 12:23PMLeuven
0 transfers
151One-way
SNCB | IC
06:39AMGhent1h00 07:39AMLeuven
0 transfers
151One-way
SNCB | IC
06:55AMGhent1h01 07:56AMLeuven
0 transfers
151One-way
SNCB | IC
07:00AMGhent1h08 08:08AMLeuven
0 transfers
151One-way

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Overview: Train from Ghent to Leuven

distanceDistance44 miles (71 km)
durationAverage train duration59 min
priceAverage train ticket price$16 (€15)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesSNCB | IC or Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)

Trains from Ghent to Leuven cover the 44 miles (71 km) long route taking on average 59 min with our travel partners like SNCB | IC or Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB). There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $16 (€15), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $16 (€15). Travelers depart most frequently from Gent St Pieters and arrive in Leuven.

Train providers: SNCB from Ghent to Leuven trains

SNCB trains will get you between Ghent and Leuven from $16 (€15). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

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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 Leuven.

Looking to travel by train to Leuven from Ghent? Omio can help you find that perfect route with SNCB. Check Omio to see current SNCB train schedules, tickets, travel information and prices for the best deals on the Ghent to Leuven train and book SNCB tickets online quickly and easily. When taking a train from Ghent to Leuven, you can expect to travel 44 miles (71 km) one-way with SNCB. If you search for trains to Leuven from Ghent in the Omio app, you can check if the SNCB ticket is a mobile ticket, which makes it easy for you to go paperless when traveling without needing to purchase tickets in person at the train station. Whether you’re looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train with SNCB, we do the work for you to get you safely to Leuven from Ghent. Book that perfect Ghent to Leuven train now with Omio and enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey with SNCB!

SNCB from Ghent to Leuven train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 11 min
  • SNCB frequency: 77 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Ghent to Leuven

Travel by train to Leuven 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 Leuven.
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Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Ghent and Leuven for the next 7 days starting from $16 (€15)  one way.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Ghent to Leuven train to cost on average $16 (€15)  one way.
The Ghent to Leuven train distance is approximately 44 miles (71 km).
While the time it takes to travel 44 miles (71 km) from Ghent to Leuven can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Ghent to Leuven train journey time is on average 59 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 Leuven, your train can arrive in train stations including Leuven and ZONE LEUVEN.

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

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Gent St Pieters and need to travel around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Leuven most often arrive at Leuven and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from this train station to the city center.

If you're looking for trains from Ghent to Leuven, you can rely on SNCB | IC or Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) to get you to Leuven. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Ghent to Leuven trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, you can search for direct trains from Ghent to Leuven on Omio with SNCB | IC, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy your train ticket.
You can take the earliest train from Ghent to Leuven at 6: 12 AM   or take the last train from Ghent to Leuven leaving at 8: 25 PM. Look for the latest Ghent to Leuven train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
The price of a one way train ticket from Ghent to Leuven is on average $16 (€15) 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 providers offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets to Leuven from Ghent 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 Leuven.

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