You can get from London to Ghent by train, bus or flight.
To get from London to Ghent on Oct 25 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||169 miles (272 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$38 - $138|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $38 (€31) • 7 h 10 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $76 (€62) • 1 h 10 min|
|Popular travel companies||Brussels Airlines, Union Ivkoni International or Eurostar|
Travel 169 miles (272 km) by flight, bus or train between London and Ghent. 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 $38 (€31). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Brussels Airlines, Union Ivkoni International or Eurostar among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from London to Ghent.
Travel from London, United Kingdom to Ghent, Belgium is: Partially open.
International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.
The government of Belgium has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last verified on 10/20/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between London and Ghent closer to your planned date of departure here.
The current restriction level for returning to London, United Kingdom from Belgium is: Partially open.
Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
All travelers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 10/23/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to London from Ghent here.
You can travel between London and Ghent 3 different ways: flight, bus or train.
The cheapest way to go to Ghent from London is by taking a bus, which costs on average $38 (€31).
This is compared to other ways of getting to Ghent:
A bus is generally $38 (€31) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $76 (€62) from London to Ghent.
Taking a bus is about $100 (€81) less than taking a train, which costs on average $138 (€112) for this route.
The quickest way to travel to Ghent from London is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 7 h 10 min of travel time.
In comparison, getting to Ghent by train can take on average 2 h 50 min.
The London to Ghent distance is around 169 miles (272 km).
The average frequency per day from London to Ghent is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Ghent from London as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from London to Ghent:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from London to Ghent, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from London to Ghent with the following travel companies:
Direct services to Ghent tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.
Before traveling from London to Ghent, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking London to Ghent tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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