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.
This is the last train of the day.
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7 h 35 m
8 h 15 m
Trains per day
Of the 2 trains that leave Hamburg for Ghent every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||317 miles (511 km)|
|Average train duration||7 h 19 min|
|Average train ticket price||$99 (€96)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or Flixtrain|
Trains from Hamburg to Ghent cover the 317 miles (511 km) long journey taking on average 7 h 19 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, Deutsche Bahn or Flixtrain. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $99 (€96), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $65 (€64). Travelers depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Gent St Pieters.
For as little as $65 (€64) you can travel by train between Hamburg and Ghent with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Hamburg to Ghent train.
Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Ghent train information:
Travel between Hamburg, Germany and Ghent, Belgium by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 9/12/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Hamburg to Ghent as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return train to Hamburg, Germany from Ghent is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 9/25/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Hamburg from Ghent closer to your date of departure here here.
There are a few train stations in Hamburg to start your route from including Hamburg Hbf, Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg-Harburg. In Ghent you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Gent St Pieters and Gent-Dampoort.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Gent St Pieters.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Hamburg Hbf, located approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km) from the city center of Hamburg. The most popular arrival train station in Ghent, called Gent St Pieters, is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from its city center.
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