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Duration 43 min
Distance 55.7 km
Average price €9
Frequency 4/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Brussels and Ghent takes 43 min and the fastest train takes 34 min. The train runs at least 4 times per hour from Brussels to Ghent. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Brux.-/ Brus-Centr.
  2. Ghent
35 min
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€7 - €10

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. and arriving at Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Ghent is 50 km. The road distance is 55.7 km.

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Brussels to Ghent train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. station.

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Brussels to Ghent train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters station.

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What companies run services between Brussels and Ghent?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters every 15 minutes. Tickets cost €7 - €10 and the journey takes 35 min.
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €10
1st Class
€10 - €16

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