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from Ghent to London

You can get from Ghent to London by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Ghent to London on Sep 26 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

03:30AMGhent7h30 10:00AMLondon
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$521One-way
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03:30AMGhent7h30 10:00AMLondon
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$521One-way
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09:50AMBrussels Airport1h25 10:15AMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$1981One-way
09:20PMBrussels Airport1h10 09:30PMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$1981One-way
11:20AMBrussels Airport1h15 11:35AMLondon Heathrow Airport
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$2261One-way

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Sun
Sep 26
$191Eurostar
$47Union Ivkoni International
$179Brussels Airlines
Mon
Sep 27
$98Eurostar
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$77Brussels Airlines
Wed
Sep 29
$83Eurostar
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$54British Airways
Thu
Sep 30
$98Eurostar
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$95Brussels Airlines
Fri
Oct 1
$140Eurostar
$44Union Ivkoni International
$95Brussels Airlines
Sat
Oct 2
$98Eurostar
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$95Brussels Airlines
Sun
Oct 3
$140Eurostar
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$62British Airways
Mon
Oct 4
$83Eurostar
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$83British Airways
Tue
Oct 5
$83Eurostar
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$54British Airways
Wed
Oct 6
$83Eurostar
$39Union Ivkoni International
$72British Airways
Thu
Oct 7
$98Eurostar
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$57British Airways
Fri
Oct 8
$119Eurostar
$39Union Ivkoni International
$77Brussels Airlines
Sun
Oct 10
$98Eurostar
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$62British Airways
Mon
Oct 11
$83Eurostar
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$57British Airways
Tue
Oct 12
$83Eurostar
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$65British Airways
Thu
Oct 14
$83Eurostar
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$62British Airways
Fri
Oct 15
$98Eurostar
$38Union Ivkoni International
$67Brussels Airlines

Travel Information between Ghent and London

distanceDistance169 miles (272 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$39 - $126
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $39 (€31) • 7 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $126 (€101) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBritish Airways, Union Ivkoni International or Eurostar

Travel 169 miles (272 km) by flight, bus or train from Ghent to London. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $39 (€31). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are British Airways, Union Ivkoni International or Eurostar among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Ghent to London.

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FAQs
Am I allowed to travel from Ghent, Belgium to London, United Kingdom?

Travel from Ghent, Belgium to London, United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Is international entry into London from Ghent restricted?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to London, United Kingdom from Ghent?

  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in London, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 9/24/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Ghent to London closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Belgium from London, United Kingdom?

Return travel to Ghent, Belgium from United Kingdom is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Belgium from United Kingdom?

Entry into Belgium is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Belgium from United Kingdom?

Requirements for reentering Belgium:

  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Belgium?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Belgium to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Ghent, Belgium was last verified on 9/22/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Ghent from London.

What are the ways to get from Ghent to London?

You can travel between Ghent and London 3 different ways: flight, bus or train.

How do I get from Ghent to London the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel from Ghent to London is by taking a bus with an average price of $39 (€31).

This is compared to other travel options to London:

Taking a bus is about $88 (€70) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $126 (€101) for this trip.

A bus is $55 (€44) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Ghent to London costing on average $93 (€74).

What is the fastest way to get from Ghent to London?

The fastest way to get to London from Ghent is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

Other travel options to London can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to London by bus can take on average 7 h 30 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 3 h 18 min.

What is the distance from Ghent to London?

The Ghent to London distance is around 169 miles (272 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Ghent to London?

The average frequency per day from Ghent to London is:

  • 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Ghent and London as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Ghent and London, what are the departure and arrival points in Ghent and London?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Ghent to London:

  • Buses mostly leave from Ghent and tend to arrive in London, Victoria Coach Station.
  • Trains from Ghent to London most often leave from Gent St Pieters and arrive in London Victoria.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Ghent to London?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Ghent to London, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • British Airways can get you to London by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with British Airways from Ghent to London for $126 (€101) on Omio.
  • Union Ivkoni International can take you to London by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Union Ivkoni International from Ghent to London for $39 (€31).
  • Travel with Eurostar to go to London by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Eurostar Ghent to London tickets on Omio for $93 (€74).
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Ghent to London?
Your trip from Ghent to London doesn't have to end in London. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels. If you’d like to add Paris, Amsterdam or Brussels to your Ghent to London tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from London today!
How far in advance should I book my Ghent to London one way ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Ghent to London, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Plane tickets are costing on average $126 (€101) one way.
  • Bus tickets cost $39 (€31) one way on average.
  • Train tickets cost on average $93 (€74) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Ghent to London online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Ghent
London
Gent Station Sint-pieters, Sint-denijslaan Kiss+ride Zone
Amenities
Gent St Pieters
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Refreshments