There are 7 ways to get from Bonn to Ghent by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gent St Pieters Intercity / ...

$40 - $109

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Cologne to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station Cologne > Aix-la-Chapelle > Bruxelles centre - gare Midi > Paris centre - Bercy / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gent St Pieters Intercity / ...

$17 - $24

5 alternative options

Night bus  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bonn to Ghent N84

$19 - $35

Drive  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Bonn to Ghent 179.7 miles

$35 - $55

Train to Frankfurt, fly, train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Siegburg/Bonn to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU) FRA - BRU
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Gent St Pieters

$125 - $332

Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Brussels (BRU) CGN - BRU
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Gent St Pieters

$67 - $264

Train to Dusseldorf, fly, train  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Bonn Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Brussels (BRU) DUS - BRU
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Gent St Pieters

$111 - $306

What companies run services between Bonn, Germany and Ghent, Belgium?

You can take a train from Bonn to Ghent via Köln Hbf, Bruxelles Midi, and Bruxelles-Midi in around 3 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Brussels via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Siegburg/Bonn to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bonn Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $75
1st Class
$75 - $110
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gent St Pieters
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Gent St Pieters
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $25
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$23 - $25
1st Class
$32 - $36
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Cologne to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Bonn to Ghent
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Bonn to Ghent?

The distance between Bonn and Ghent is 240 km. The road distance is 288 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Bonn to Ghent?

The cheapest way to get from Bonn to Ghent is to bus and train which costs 14€ - 20€ and takes 4 h 56 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Bonn to Ghent?

The quickest way to get from Bonn to Ghent is to drive which takes 2 h 43 min and costs 30€ - 45€.

Is there a direct train between Bonn and Ghent?

No, there is no direct train from Bonn to Ghent. However, there are services departing from Bonn Hbf and arriving at Gent St Pieters via Köln Hbf and Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

Is there a direct bus between Bonn and Ghent?

Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Bonn and arriving at Ghent. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

How long does it take to get from Bonn to Ghent?

It takes approximately 3 h 55 min to get from Bonn to Ghent, including transfers.