There are 5 ways to get from Brussels to Gent-Dampoort by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  42 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Gent-Dampoort P

$7 - $12

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Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Ghent 1753

$3 - $6

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Train via Gent-Sint-Pieters  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central to Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic / ...

$12 - $17

Taxi  •  37 min

  1. Take a taxi from Brussels to Gent-Dampoort 34.2 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  37 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Gent-Dampoort 34.2 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Gent-Dampoort is to bus which costs 2€ - 5€ and takes 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Gent-Dampoort is to taxi which costs 110€ - 140€ and takes 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station station and arriving at Ghent. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and arriving at Gent-Dampoort. Services depart five times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Gent-Dampoort is 48 km. The road distance is 54.6 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Gent-Dampoort without a car is to train which takes 42 min and costs 6€ - 10€.

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The train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Gent-Dampoort takes 42 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Brussels to Gent-Dampoort bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Brussels to Gent-Dampoort train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Gent-Dampoort is to train which takes 42 min and costs 6€ - 10€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 2€ - 5€ and takes 1 h.

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  • Distance: 30.2 miles
  • Duration: 42 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Gent-Dampoort, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels to Gent-Dampoort 5 times a week. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 42 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Gent-Dampoort twice daily. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Gent-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central to Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
37 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
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 Brussels, Brussels-North station to Ghent
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Brussels to Gent-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
37 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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Brussels to Gent-Dampoort bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ghent station.

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Brussels to Gent-Dampoort train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Gent-Dampoort station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Gent-Dampoort is 55 km. It takes approximately 37 min to drive from Brussels to Gent-Dampoort.

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