Brussels to Ghent

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116 trains from $13
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May 25
$13SNCB | IC
$8Flixbus
Sun
May 26
$13SNCB | IC
$6Flixbus
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May 27
$13SNCB | IC
$6Flixbus
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May 28
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$6Flixbus
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May 29
$13SNCB | IC
$6Flixbus
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May 30
$13SNCB | IC
$6Flixbus
Fri
May 31
$13SNCB | IC
$8Flixbus
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Jun 1
$13SNCB | IC
$6Flixbus
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Jun 2
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$6Flixbus
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Jun 3
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$6Flixbus
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$6Flixbus
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$6Flixbus
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$13SNCB | IC
$6Flixbus
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Jun 7
$13SNCB | IC
$6Flixbus
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Jun 8
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$8Flixbus
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$8Flixbus
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$6Flixbus
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Jun 13
$13SNCB | IC
$6Flixbus

Travel from Brussels to Ghent: Journey Details

The distance between the two Belgium cities of Brussels and Ghent is less than 60 km so no commercial flights operate between them. As no dedicated bus routes operate from Brussels to Ghent, taking the bus would mean coordinating local timetables from village to village, giving lengthy and complicated journeys when compared to the train time of just half an hour.

Return trips from Ghent to Brussels are also available.

Trains from Brussels to Ghent

Belgian InterCity trains make the direct journey from Brussels to Ghent in around half an hour. Departures are from Brussels-Midi with trains arriving at Ghent St. Peters Station. Brussels-Midi, also called Brussels-South, is the city's largest station and is located to the south with good transport links to the historic center and the local suburbs by Metro lines 2, 3, 4 and 6, the Ouibus service and local buses. Noctis buses operate throughout the night on Fridays and Saturdays. Taxis and car rentals are available at the station. Ghent St. Peters Station is located a couple of kilometers from the city center and is linked by tram and bus with a journey time of around 15 minutes. Once within the historic center everything is within easy walking distance. Ghent's local transport system is made up of an extensive network of buses and trams which share an integrated ticketing system. Eight De Lijn bus routes operate until 1:00 a.m. A taxi rank is located outside the station entrance.

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Best fares from Brussels to Ghent

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Sun, May 26
Bus
Flixbus
02:401h03:40
BrusselsGhent
Sun, May 26
Train
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13:03 29m13:32
BrusselsGhent
Mon, May 27
Bus
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02:401h03:40
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Sun, May 26
Train
SNCB | IC
13:03 29m13:32
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Mon, May 27
Train
SNCB | IC
18:29 29m18:58
BrusselsGhent
Wed, May 29
Train
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18:53 29m19:22
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Return Journeys from Ghent to Brussels
Sun, May 26
Bus
Flixbus
21:201h22:20
GhentBrussels
Sun, May 26
Train
SNCB | IC
18:23 30m18:53
GhentBrussels
Mon, May 27
Bus
Flixbus
13:251h14:25
GhentBrussels
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
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Ghent
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BusBrüssel Gare Central

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the airport and what is the best way to get there?
Buses operated by several companies connect the airport to Brussels city. The Airport Express bus takes approximately 30 minutes. Brussels airport also has its own railway station with ICE trains connecting to most major cities in Belgium.

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