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Duration 4h 31m
Distance 438.3 km
Average price 75€
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Mainz and Ghent takes 4h 31m and the fastest train takes 3h 57m. The train service runs several times per day from Mainz 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.


  1. Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Ghent
5h 49m
81€ - 117€

Mainz to Ghent train times

Trains run every four hours between Mainz and Ghent. The service departs Mainz at 18:14 in the evening, which arrives into Ghent at 22:48. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 31m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Mainz to Ghent. However, there are services departing from Mainz Roemisches Theater and arriving at Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 49m.

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The distance between Mainz and Ghent is 344 km. The road distance is 438.3 km.

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Mainz to Ghent train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf station.

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

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