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from Milan to Ghent

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

Our recommendation

To get from Milan to Ghent on Jan 20 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:25PMMilan Linate Airport1h35 07:00PMBrussels Airport
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$1161One-way
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05:25PMMilan Linate Airport1h35 07:00PMBrussels Airport
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$1161One-way
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08:40AMMilan Malpensa Airport1h35 10:15AMBrussels Airport
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$1681One-way
12:00PMMilan Linate Airport5h35 05:35PMBrussels Airport
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$1501One-way
11:00AMMilan Linate Airport6h35 05:35PMBrussels Airport
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Travel Information to Ghent from Milan

distanceDistance459 miles (741 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$27 - $249
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $27 (€23) • 1 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $27 (€23) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Ryanair or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 459 miles (741 km) to Ghent from Milan. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $27 (€23). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Ryanair or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Milan to Ghent.

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FAQs

Is cross-border travel to Ghent, Belgium from Milan, Italy currently allowed?

Travel between Milan, Italy and Ghent, Belgium is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Italy enter Belgium?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Ghent from Milan?

Conditions of entry into Belgium:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • 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)

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Ghent, Belgium?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Belgium has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 1/16/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey from Milan to Ghent.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Milan, Italy from Ghent, Belgium?

The restriction level for your return to Milan, Italy from Belgium is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Milan from Ghent restricted?

Entry into Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Milan from Ghent?

Conditions of reentry into Italy:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Milan, Italy?

You should observe these safety measures in Italy as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Italy was last checked on 1/18/22. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Milan from Ghent closer to your date of departure here.

How do I reach Ghent from Milan?

There are 3 ways that you can travel to Ghent from Milan. You can take a bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Milan to Ghent?

The cheapest way to travel to Ghent from Milan is by taking a flight with an average price of $27 (€23).

This is compared to other travel options to Ghent:

Taking a flight is usually $33 (€27) less than taking a bus to Ghent, which costs on average $60 (€50) for the same trip.

Taking a flight is about $222 (€184) less than taking a train, which costs on average $249 (€207) for this journey.

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

The fastest way from Milan to Ghent is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 30 min.

There are alternative travel options to Ghent that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 21 h 10 min.

In comparison, getting to Ghent by train can take on average 0 h 0 min.

What is the distance between Milan and Ghent?

The distance from Milan to Ghent is approximately 459 miles (741 km).

How many services a day are there from Milan to Ghent?

The average frequency per day from Milan to Ghent is:

  • Around 2 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Milan? Where do I arrive in Ghent?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Milan to Ghent:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Milan, Stazione Centrale to Ghent.
  • Most travelers who buy a train ticket from Milan to Ghent depart from Milano Centrale to Gent St Pieters.

Which travel companies can get me from Milan to Ghent?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Milan to Ghent:

  • You can travel by bus from Milan to Ghent with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Milan to Ghent tickets for $60 (€50) on Omio.
  • You can travel to Ghent from Milan by flight with Ryanair. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $27 (€23) with Ryanair from Milan to Ghent.
  • You can travel by train to Ghent from Milan with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Milan to Ghent tickets for $249 (€207) on Omio.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Milan to Ghent?

Your trip from Milan to Ghent doesn't have to end in Ghent. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Brussels, Bruges or Amsterdam. If you’d like to add Brussels, Bruges or Amsterdam to your Milan to Ghent tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Ghent today!

How far in advance should I purchase my Milan to Ghent one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $60 (€50) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $27 (€23) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $249 (€207) one way on average.

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

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