Duration 5h 7m
Distance 459 km
Average price 120€
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Caen and Ghent takes 5h 7m and the fastest train takes 4h 20m. There is a train service every few hours from Caen 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 via Paris

  1. Caen
  2. Paris Nord
  3. Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid
  4. Ghent
4h 47m
119€ - 234€

Caen to Ghent train times

Trains run every two hours between Caen and Ghent. The earliest departure is at 07:57 in the morning, and the last departure from Caen is at 20:22 which arrives into Ghent at 08:48. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 7m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Caen to Ghent. However, there are services departing from Caen and arriving at Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters via Haussmann St Lazare, Paris Nord and Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 47m.

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The distance between Caen and Ghent is 357 km. The road distance is 459 km.

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Caen to Ghent train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Caen station.

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Caen to Ghent train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Gand-Saint-Pierre station.

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You can take a train from Caen to Ghent via Paris St Lazare, Haussmann St Lazare, Magenta, Paris Nord, and Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid in around 4h 47m.
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