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There are 5 ways to get from 's-Hertogenbosch to Ghent by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 44m

  1. Take the train from Hertogenbosch to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Antwerpen-Berchem
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort Ic / ...

$26 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 36m

  1. Take the bus from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station to Eindhoven, Centraal Station 156 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Eindhoven to Ghent 280

$17 - $23

3 alternative options

Bus, line 450 bus, train  •  5h 13m

  1. Take the bus from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station to Tilburg, Centraal Station 301 / ...
  2. Take the line 450 bus from Tilburg Centraal Station perron Noord to Turnhout Station perron 4 450
  3. Take the bus from Turnhout Station perron 5 to Antwerpen Centraal Station perron 5 410 / ...
  4. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort Ic / ...

$24 - $28

Drive  •  1h 38m

  1. Drive from 's-Hertogenbosch to Ghent 102.7 miles

$25 - $40

Train, fly  •  4h 31m

  1. Take the train from Hertogenbosch to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters

$83 - $271

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from 's-Hertogenbosch to Ghent is to bus which costs 14€ - 20€ and takes 4h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from 's-Hertogenbosch to Ghent is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 1h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from 's-Hertogenbosch station to Ghent. However, there are services departing from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station and arriving at Ghent via Eindhoven. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 36m.

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No, there is no direct train from 's-Hertogenbosch to Ghent. However, there are services departing from Hertogenbosch and arriving at Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort via Breda and Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 44m.

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The distance between 's-Hertogenbosch and Ghent is 132 km. The road distance is 164.4 km.

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The best way to get from 's-Hertogenbosch to Ghent without a car is to train which takes 2h 44m and costs 23€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 2h 44m to get from 's-Hertogenbosch to Ghent, including transfers.

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's-Hertogenbosch to Ghent bus services, operated by Bravo, arrive at 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station.

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's-Hertogenbosch to Ghent train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Hertogenbosch station.

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The best way to get from 's-Hertogenbosch to Ghent is to train which takes 2h 44m and costs 23€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 20€ and takes 4h 36m.

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Map of how to get from 's-Hertogenbosch to Ghent.
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  • Distance: 82.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 44m

What companies run services between 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands and Ghent, Belgium?

You can take a train from 's-Hertogenbosch to Ghent via Breda and Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem in around 2h 44m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from 's-Hertogenbosch to Ghent via Eindhoven, Centraal Station and Eindhoven in around 4h 36m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Hertogenbosch to Breda
Ave. Duration
28m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Hertogenbosch to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $24
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $24
1st Class
$30 - $34
Bus operators
Bravo
Phone
0900-9292
Email
klantenservice@bravo.info
Website
bravo.info
Bus from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station to Eindhoven, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
Bravo
Bus from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station to Tilburg, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
Bravo
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Bus from Hertogenbosch to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Eindhoven to Ghent
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Tilburg Centraal Station perron Noord to Turnhout Station perron 4
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Turnhout Station perron 5 to Antwerpen Centraal Station perron 5
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 40m.

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's-Hertogenbosch to Ghent bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ghent station.

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's-Hertogenbosch to Ghent train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort station.

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Yes, the driving distance between 's-Hertogenbosch to Ghent is 164 km. It takes approximately 1h 38m to drive from 's-Hertogenbosch to Ghent.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport.

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