There are 4 ways to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Gent St Pieters by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic

$22 - $25

Cheapest option

Line 12 bus, line 27 bus, train  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the line 12 bus from Brussels Airport to Luxembourg 12 / ...
  2. Take the line 27 bus from Luxembourg to Gare Du Midi 27
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic / ...

$13 - $17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Gent St Pieters 40.1 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Gent St Pieters 40.1 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Gent St Pieters is to drive which costs 7€ - 11€ and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Gent St Pieters is to taxi which costs 130€ - 160€ and takes 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brussels Airport - Zaventem and arriving at Gent-Sint-Pieters. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Gent St Pieters is 56 km. The road distance is 64.2 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Gent St Pieters without a car is to train which takes 55 min and costs 19€ - 21€.

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The train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Gent-Sint-Pieters takes 55 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Brussels Airport (BRU) to Gent St Pieters train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Brussels Airport - Zaventem station.

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Brussels Airport (BRU) to Gent St Pieters train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Gent-Sint-Pieters station.

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Map of how to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Gent St Pieters.
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  • Distance: 35.2 miles
  • Duration: 55 min

What companies run services between Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium and Gent St Pieters, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Gent St Pieters hourly. Tickets cost $22 - $25 and the journey takes 55 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $25
1st Class
$31 - $34
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Bus operators
STIB
Phone
+32 70 23 20 00
Website
stib.be
Bus from Brussels Airport to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
Bus from Luxembourg to Gare Du Midi
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
stib.be
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Gent St Pieters
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be
Limostar
Phone
+32 2 512 01 01
Website
limostar.be

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