Cheap train tickets from Ghent to Paris

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$131

Average

$131

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 Paris will cost around $ 131 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 131.

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12:23PMGhent St Pieters2h18 02:41PMParis Gare du Nord
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04:23PMGhent St Pieters2h20 06:43PMParis Gare du Nord
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10:23AMGhent St Pieters2h21 12:44PMParis Gare du Nord
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09:55AMGhent St Pieters2h22 12:17PMParis Gare du Nord
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04:23PMGhent St Pieters2h20 06:43PMParis Gare du Nord
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Train schedule from Ghent to Paris

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09:23AMGhent St Pieters2h19 11:42AMParis Gare du Nord
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09:23AMGhent St Pieters2h19 11:42AMParis Gare du Nord
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09:55AMGhent St Pieters2h22 12:17PMParis Gare du Nord
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10:23AMGhent St Pieters2h21 12:44PMParis Gare du Nord
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12:23PMGhent St Pieters2h18 02:41PMParis Gare du Nord
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02:23PMGhent St Pieters2h21 04:44PMParis Gare du Nord
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04:23PMGhent St Pieters2h20 06:43PMParis Gare du Nord
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04:23PMGhent St Pieters2h20 06:43PMParis Gare du Nord
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Mon
Jan 24
$131Thalys
$18Flixbus
$430Swiss
Tue
Jan 25
$120Thalys
$13Flixbus
$169Air Dolomiti
Wed
Jan 26
$120Thalys
$16Flixbus
$168Swiss
Thu
Jan 27
$120Thalys
$13Flixbus
$305Air Dolomiti
Fri
Jan 28
$120Thalys
$13Flixbus
$144Vueling
Sat
Jan 29
$120Thalys
$12Flixbus
$168Swiss
Sun
Jan 30
$91Thalys
$12Flixbus
$121Vueling
Mon
Jan 31
$120Thalys
$12Flixbus
$168tab
Tue
Feb 1
$103Thalys
$13Flixbus
$94Vueling
Wed
Feb 2
$70Thalys
$12Flixbus
$94Vueling
Thu
Feb 3
$74Thalys
$12Flixbus
$101Vueling
Fri
Feb 4
$91Thalys
$12Flixbus
$137Vueling
Sat
Feb 5
$91Thalys
$12Flixbus
$143Swiss
Sun
Feb 6
$91Thalys
$12Flixbus
$108Vueling
Mon
Feb 7
$74Thalys
$12Flixbus
$96Vueling
Tue
Feb 8
$64Thalys
$12Flixbus
$89Vueling
Wed
Feb 9
$64Thalys
$12Flixbus
$114Swiss
Thu
Feb 10
$74Thalys
$12Flixbus
$127Air Dolomiti
Fri
Feb 11
$64Thalys
$12Flixbus
$114Vueling
Sat
Feb 12
$64Thalys
$13Flixbus
$114Swiss

Fastest train times from Ghent to Paris

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Fastest Journey

2 h 18 m

Average

2 h 20 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

263 km

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

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12:23PMGhent St Pieters2h18 02:41PMParis Gare du Nord
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$1311One-way
09:23AMGhent St Pieters2h19 11:42AMParis Gare du Nord
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$1311One-way
09:23AMGhent St Pieters2h19 11:42AMParis Gare du Nord
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$1311One-way
04:23PMGhent St Pieters2h20 06:43PMParis Gare du Nord
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04:23PMGhent St Pieters2h20 06:43PMParis Gare du Nord
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Overview: Train from Ghent to Paris

distanceDistance163 miles (263 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price$122 (€101)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesThalys, SNCB | IC or TGV

Trains from Ghent to Paris cover the 163 miles (263 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 18 min with our travel partners like Thalys, SNCB | IC or TGV. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $122 (€101), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $120 (€100). Travelers depart most frequently from Gent St Pieters and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train companies: Thalys and TGV from Ghent to Paris trains

You can travel by train between Ghent and Paris with Thalys and TGV for as low as $120 (€100). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train from Ghent to Paris with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

It’s easy to book your Thalys train ticket between Ghent and Paris online with Omio! Simply check the current Thalys train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Ghent to Paris as well as relevant travel information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap Thalys train tickets online. Prices for Thalys trains from Ghent to Paris start at $120 (€100) one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 163 miles (263 km). If you search for Thalys trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the Thalys tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when traveling by train to Paris from Ghent. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Ghent to Paris Thalys train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

Ghent to Paris train information with Thalys:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 59 min
  • Average Price: $120
  • Thalys frequency: 10 a day

These are Thalys' ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train between Ghent and Paris:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • If a ticket is nonrefundable, a Thalys e-voucher can still be issued for a 15€ fee to passengers requesting a refund up to 30 days after the departure date.

Travel Tips: Trains from Ghent to Paris

Travel by train to Paris 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 Paris.
FAQs

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

Travel between Ghent, Belgium and Paris, France by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into France from Belgium?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Ghent?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

When traveling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/22/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Paris from Ghent before traveling.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Belgium from Paris, France?

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • 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 1/20/22. 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 Paris here.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Ghent to Paris?

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Paris from Ghent for the next 7 days starting from $120 (€100)  one way.

What is the cost of a train to Paris from Ghent?

In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $122 (€101)  for a train ticket from Ghent to Paris.

How far is Paris from Ghent by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Ghent and Paris by train to be approximately 163 miles (263 km).

How long is the train ride to Paris from Ghent?

On average the Ghent to Paris train travel time is 2 h 18 min  for the 163 miles (263 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

When traveling by train from Ghent to Paris, which train station in Ghent do I depart from and which train station in Paris do I arrive in?

When departing from Ghent, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Gent St Pieters and Gent-Dampoort. When arriving in Paris, you can end your route in train stations like Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

Omio customers book a train from Gent St Pieters   to Paris Gare de Lyon   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Ghent to go to Paris? Where is the train station in Paris located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Gent St Pieters, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Paris Gare de Lyon, located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city center.

What train companies offer a service from Ghent to Paris?

When taking a train from Ghent to Paris, you can count on Thalys, SNCB | IC or TGV for the best way to get you to Paris. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Ghent to Paris and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

How many trains per day are there to Paris from Ghent?

The average number of trains departing Ghent for Paris is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When is the earliest train from Ghent to Paris? When is the last train from Ghent to Paris?

The earliest train departing from Ghent to Paris leaves at 7: 23 AM. The last train departing from Ghent to Paris leaves at 4: 55 PM. You can find the latest Ghent to Paris train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How early should I book Ghent to Paris train tickets to get the best deals?

You can find trains between Ghent and Paris to cost on average $122 (€101) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Ghent to Paris train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Ghent
Paris
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 Paris.