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There are 4 ways to get from Beringen to Ghent by train, bus or car

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Train via Hasselt  •  2h 35m

  1. Take the train from Hasselt to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic / ...

€18 - €26

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Beringen Bogaersveld perron 1 to Elsene VUB Gebouw M inrit 11 179
  2. Take the Bus from Brussels to Gent

€10 - €12

2 alternative options

Train  •  3h 7m

  1. Take the train from Diest to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic / ...

€13 - €20

Drive  •  1h 17m

  1. Drive from Beringen to Ghent 123.3 km

€13 - €20

Beringen to Ghent by train

The train journey time between Beringen and Ghent is around 3h 6m and covers a distance of around 166 km. The fastest train normally takes 2h 49m. Operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), the Beringen to Ghent train service departs from Beringen and arrives in Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters. Typically 107 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3h 6m
Fastest train time:
2h 49m
Train distance:
166 km
Trains per week:
107
Cheapest price:
€18
Carbon emissions:
8 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:29
Last train departs at:
22:29

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Beringen to Ghent train schedules

Beringen → Ghent
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ghent is 800 14689.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ghent is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Ghent is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Beringen to Ghent is to bus which costs €9 - €12 and takes 4h 12m.

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The fastest way to get from Beringen to Ghent is to drive which takes 1h 17m and costs €13 - €20.

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No, there is no direct bus from Beringen to Ghent. However, there are services departing from Beringen Bogaersveld perron 1 and arriving at Gent via Etterbeek Gare, Trone and Brussels. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Beringen to Ghent. However, there are services departing from Beringen and arriving at Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters via Hasselt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 35m.

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The distance between Beringen and Ghent is 106 km. The road distance is 123.3 km.

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The best way to get from Beringen to Ghent without a car is to train via Hasselt which takes 2h 35m and costs €18 - €27.

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It takes approximately 2h 35m to get from Beringen to Ghent, including transfers.

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Beringen to Ghent bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Beringen Bogaersveld perron 1 station.

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Beringen to Ghent train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Hasselt station.

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The best way to get from Beringen to Ghent is to train via Hasselt which takes 2h 35m and costs €18 - €27. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €9 - €12 and takes 4h 12m.

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Map of how to get from Beringen to Ghent.
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  • Distance: 105.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 35m

What companies run services between Beringen, Belgium and Ghent, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Hasselt to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters hourly. Tickets cost €14 - €20 and the journey takes 1h 50m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Beringen to Ghent via Elsene VUB Gebouw M inrit 11, Etterbeek Gare, Trone, Gare Du Midi, and Brussels in around 4h 12m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Hasselt to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€14 - €20
1st Class
€21 - €35
Train from Diest to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €17
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €17
1st Class
€18 - €26
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Beringen Bogaersveld perron 1 to Elsene VUB Gebouw M inrit 11
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Brussels to Gent
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com

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Beringen to Ghent bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Gent station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Beringen to Ghent is 123 km. It takes approximately 1h 17m to drive from Beringen to Ghent.

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