The cheapest trains from Ghent to London

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Cheapest

$241

Average

$241

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.

The average ticket from Ghent to London will cost around $ 241 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 241.

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02:39PMGhent St Pieters3h18 04:57PMLondon St Pancras International
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$2411One-way

Timetable Ghent to London

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Sep 18
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Sep 19
$162Eurostar
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Sep 20
$140Eurostar
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Sep 22
$119Eurostar
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$140Eurostar
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Sep 26
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Sep 27
$98Eurostar
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$77Brussels Airlines
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Sep 29
$83Eurostar
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$54British Airways
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Sep 30
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Oct 1
$119Eurostar
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Oct 2
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Oct 3
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The fastest trains from Ghent to London

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Fastest Journey

3 h 18 m

Average

3 h 18 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

272 km

It's difficult to get from Ghent to London without transferring at least once.

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02:39PMGhent St Pieters3h18 04:57PMLondon St Pancras International
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$2411One-way

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Train Information between Ghent and London

distanceDistance169 miles (272 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price$153 (€123)
frequencyTrain frequency2 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEurostar or TGV

Trains from Ghent to London cover the 169 miles (272 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 18 min with our travel partners like Eurostar or TGV. Normally, there are 2 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $119 (€96), but the average price of train tickets is $153 (€123). Travelers depart most frequently from Gent St Pieters and arrive in London Victoria.

Eurostar

Train tickets for Eurostar between Ghent and London are available on Omio for as little as $119 (€96) when you book in advance. Eurostar is the exclusive high-speed railway service connecting the United Kingdom to continental Europe through the Channel Tunnel, popularly known as the “Chunnel, ” with routes from London to Paris, Lille, Brussels, and Amsterdam amongst other European destinations. The Eurostar effectively opens up train travel in Europe to UK travelers.

With a high-speed train service reaching speeds up to 200 mph (320 kmh), you will travel 169 miles (272 km) from Ghent to London underwater in ultimate comfort coupled with modern, comfortable seats and large windows. When booking your train tickets for the Chunnel from Ghent to London, you can choose between Standard, Standard Premier (light refreshments served and spacious seats), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, lounge access, spacious seats, hot meal and priority boarding). You can enjoy a quiet and relaxing train journey across Europe with Eurostar.

These are Eurostar's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Ghent and London:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • If passengers have an upcoming booking and are unable to or would rather not travel, there is a possibility to postpone their trip and claim an eVoucher. The eVoucher allows passengers to make a new booking within 12 months of the initial booking for travel until late 2021.

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FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Ghent and London?

Travel between Ghent, Belgium and London, United Kingdom by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter United Kingdom from Belgium?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Ghent?

Conditions of entry:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in London, United Kingdom?

All travelers in United Kingdom must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 9/16/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to London from Ghent as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering Belgium from London, United Kingdom?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from London to Ghent is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Belgium from United Kingdom?

Reentry to Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

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

Last checked on 9/14/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Ghent from London here.

How much are cheap trains between Ghent and London?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Ghent to London trains for as little as $119 (€96)  in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a train ticket to London from Ghent?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Ghent to London train price to come in at an average of $153 (€123)  one way.
How far is London from Ghent by train?
The Ghent to London train distance is approximately 169 miles (272 km).
What is the Ghent to London train travel time?
On average the Ghent to London train time is 3 h 18 min  covering the 169 miles (272 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Ghent to London do I depart from? Which London train station from Ghent do I arrive in?

Some of the Ghent train stations to London you can start your journey from include Gent St Pieters and Gent-Dampoort. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in London include London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

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

Where is the departure train station in Ghent located? Where is the arrival train station in London located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Gent St Pieters, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at London Victoria, located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center.

What train companies go from Ghent to London?
For the journey from Ghent to London you can take a train with Eurostar or TGV. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Ghent and London on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services are there between Ghent and London a day?
On average, there are 2 trains a day from Ghent to London. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Ghent to London?
The first Ghent to London train departs at 5: 28 AM   and the last train from Ghent to London leaves at 3: 00 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Ghent to London on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
When should I purchase the Ghent to London train for the best deals on tickets?
If you book the Ghent to London train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $153 (€123). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Ghent to London. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Ghent
London
Gent St Pieters
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