There are 3 ways to get from Brussels to Ghent by train, taxi or car
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What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Ghent, Belgium?
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels to Ghent every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 33 min.
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gent St Pieters
- Ave. Duration
- 33 min
- Every 20 minutes
- Estimated price
- $7 - $12
- Purchase a
- 2nd Class
- $7 - $12
- 1st Class
- $12 - $18
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Brussels and Ghent is 50 km. The road distance is 55 km.
The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Ghent is to drive which costs 6€ - 9€ and takes 39 min.
The quickest way to get from Brussels to Ghent is to train which takes 33 min and costs 6€ - 10€.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bruxelles-Midi and arriving at Gent St Pieters. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 33 min.
The train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gent St Pieters takes 33 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.