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There are 10 ways to get from Bedford to Ghent Marriott Hotel by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train  •  4h 40m

  1. Take the train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Brussel-Zuid/Midi Eil
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic / ...

132€ - 404€

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Bus  •  13h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Luton Station Interchange to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station 757 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London, London Victoria Coach Station to Ghent 814

37€ - 60€

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Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4h 13m

  1. Drive from Bedford to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Ghent Marriott Hotel

187€ - 206€

Drive, car ferry  •  5h 28m

  1. Drive from Bedford to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Ghent Marriott Hotel

116€ - 156€

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Brussels, train  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brussels (BRU) LHR - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters

84€ - 235€

Train to Birmingham, fly to Brussels, train  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Brussels (BRU) BHX - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters

75€ - 243€

Train to London City, fly to Antwerp, train  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Antwerp (ANR) LCY - ANR
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort

157€ - 515€

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Brussels, train  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the train from Bedford to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Brussels (BRU) LGW - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters

83€ - 278€

Train to London City, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  7h 53m

  1. Take the train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LCY - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Anvers-Central
  4. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort

141€ - 402€

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  8h 6m

  1. Take the train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LHR - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Anvers-Central
  4. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort

119€ - 345€

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The cheapest way to get from Bedford to Ghent Marriott Hotel is to bus which costs £30 - £55 and takes 13h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Bedford to Ghent Marriott Hotel is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £160 - £190 and takes 4h 13m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bedford to Ghent Marriott Hotel. However, there are services departing from Bedford and arriving at Gent Korenmarkt perron 5 via London St. Pancras Int., Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Gent Sint-Pietersstation perron 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 40m.

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The distance between Bedford and Ghent Marriott Hotel is 313 km.

The best way to get from Bedford to Ghent Marriott Hotel without a car is to train which takes 4h 40m and costs £110 - £360.

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It takes approximately 4h 40m to get from Bedford to Ghent Marriott Hotel, including transfers.

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Bedford to Ghent Marriott Hotel train services, operated by East Midlands Railways, depart from Bedford station.

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The best way to get from Bedford to Ghent Marriott Hotel is to train which takes 4h 40m and costs £110 - £360. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £55 and takes 13h 47m.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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

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Map of how to get from Bedford to Ghent Marriott Hotel.
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  • Distance: 313.1 km
  • Duration: 4h 40m

What companies run services between Bedford, England and Ghent Marriott Hotel, Belgium?

You can take a train from Bedford to Ghent Marriott Hotel via London St Pancras International, London St. Pancras Int., Brussel-Zuid/Midi, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters, Gent Sint-Pietersstation perron 2, and Gent Korenmarkt perron 5 in around 4h 40m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bedford to Ghent Marriott Hotel via Luton, Luton Station Interchange, Victoria, Green Line Coach Station, London, London Victoria Coach Station, and Ghent in around 13h 47m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
120€ - 380€
Flights from London City to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
13€ - 370€
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 320€
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 240€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
40€ - 600€
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 600€
Flights from London Heathrow to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 250€
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
130€ - 240€
Flights from London Gatwick to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
190€ - 350€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
35€ - 190€
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
35€ - 190€
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
220€ - 9000€
Air Antwerp
Website
airantwerp.com
Flights from London City to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
13€ - 370€
Train operators
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Bedford to London St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28€ - 45€
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
12€ - 29€
Off-Peak Single
22€ - 35€
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
28€ - 45€
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Bedford to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
25€ - 35€
Train from Bedford to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
35€ - 50€
Eurostar
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
6€ - 10€
1st Class
10€ - 15€
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
16€ - 18€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
16€ - 18€
1st Class
21€ - 24€
Train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
11€ - 16€
Train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
11€ - 16€
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
148€
Website
Eurotunnel
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 27€
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
6€ - 9€
Anytime Day Single
23€ - 27€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
50€ - 75€
Comfort
65€ - 85€
Premium
75€ - 110€
Bus operators
Green Line
Phone
0344 801 7261
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Luton Station Interchange to Victoria, Green Line Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Green Line
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London, London Victoria Coach Station to Ghent
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
21€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Calais
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 95€
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
75€ - 95€
Standard Car - Flexi
120€ - 140€

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Rwandair Express, Brussels Airlines and British Airways offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Brussels Airport.

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