You can get from London to Ghent by train, bus or flight.
To get from London to Ghent on Oct 07 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||169 miles (272 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||$21 - $314|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $21 (€20) • 7 h 40 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $145 (€139) • 55 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus, British Airways or Eurostar|
Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 169 miles (272 km) between London and Ghent. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 55 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $21 (€20). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, British Airways or Eurostar among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from London to Ghent.
International travel from London, United Kingdom to Ghent, Belgium is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Belgium must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 10/3/22; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your upcoming trip to Ghent from London.
The restriction level for your return to London, United Kingdom from Belgium is: Unrestricted.
Entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.
Conditions of reentry into United Kingdom:
You should observe these safety measures in United Kingdom as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to United Kingdom was last checked on 10/4/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to London from Ghent closer to your date of departure here.
There are 4 ways to get from London to Ghent: bus, flight, ferry or train.
The cheapest way to get from London to Ghent is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $21 (€20) compared to other travel options to Ghent:
Taking a bus is about $124 (€119) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $145 (€139) for this route.
Taking a bus is usually $293 (€282) less than taking a train to Ghent, which costs on average $314 (€302) for the same trip.
The fastest way to get to Ghent from London is by flight with an average travel time of 55 min.
Other travel options to Ghent can usually take longer:
In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 7 h 40 min.
In comparison, going by train can take 2 h 41 min on average.
The distance from London to Ghent is approximately 169 miles (272 km).
The average frequency per day from London to Ghent is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from London to Ghent as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from London to Ghent:
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Yes, there are direct services available from London to Ghent with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Ghent as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Ghent from London.
Before traveling from London to Ghent, it’s good to know what ticket you can purchase 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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