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Train Information between Ghent and Paris

distanceDistance163 miles (263 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price$126 (€101)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersThalys, SNCB | IC or TGV

Trains from Ghent to Paris cover the 163 miles (263 km) long route taking on average 2 h 10 min with our travel partners like Thalys, SNCB | IC or TGV. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $94 (€76), but the average price of train tickets is $126 (€101). Travelers depart most frequently from Gent St Pieters and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train companies

Travel with Thalys and TGV between Ghent and Paris

For as little as $94 (€76) you can travel by train from Ghent to Paris with Thalys and TGV. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Thalys
TGV

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 from Ghent to 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 $94 (€76) 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 from Ghent to Paris. 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!

Thalys from Ghent to Paris train information:

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

Thalys has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by 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.

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Trains from Ghent to Paris
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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Ghent and Paris?

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

Is international entry into Paris from Ghent restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

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

The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last checked on 9/25/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Ghent and Paris closer to your date of departure here

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Ghent, Belgium from Paris, France?

Return travel from France to Belgium is: Partially open.

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

Entry into 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • 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 issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

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 9/22/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Ghent from Paris.

How much are cheap trains between Ghent and Paris?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Paris from Ghent for the next 7 days starting from $94 (€76)  one way.
How much is a train ticket between Ghent and Paris?
The train price between Ghent and Paris is on average $126 (€101)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How far is Paris from Ghent by train?
The distance between Ghent and Paris by train is approximately 163 miles (263 km).
How long is the train from Ghent to Paris?
The train time to Paris from Ghent is on average 2 h 10 min  for the 163 miles (263 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Ghent to Paris by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Ghent and arrival train station in Paris?

When taking the train to Paris from Ghent, you can choose to depart from train stations like Gent St Pieters and Gent-Dampoort. Your journey can end in train stations such as Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Gent St Pieters   and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Gent St Pieters, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Ghent.

The most popular arrival train station, Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center of Paris.

Which train companies can take me between Ghent and Paris?
For the route from Ghent to Paris you can take a train with Thalys, SNCB | IC or TGV. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Paris from Ghent on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
When does the first train depart from Ghent to Paris? When does the last train depart from Ghent to Paris?
You can take the earliest train from Ghent to Paris at 7: 23 AM   or take the last train from Ghent to Paris leaving at 12: 24 PM. Look for the latest Ghent to Paris train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
How early should I purchase Ghent to Paris train tickets to get the best deals?
If you purchase a train ticket from Ghent to Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $126 (€101) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Ghent and Paris are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Ghent
Paris
Gent St Pieters
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