There are 9 ways to get from Dublin to Ghent by plane, train, car ferry, bus and ferry, bus or car

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

Fly to Brussels, train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Brussels (BRU) DUB - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre

$60 - $207

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus, train  •  18 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus from London to Bruges
  3. Take the train from Bruges to Gand-Saint-Pierre Ic / ...

$45 - $60

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Fly to Antwerp, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Antwerp (ANR) DUB - ANR
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Berchem to Gand-Dampoort

$121 - $239

Fly to Charleroi, train  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Charleroi (CRL) DUB - CRL
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gand-Saint-Pierre

$62 - $235

Fly to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Amsterdam (AMS) DUB - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Gand-Dampoort

$92 - $250

Fly to Eindhoven, train  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Eindhoven (EIN) DUB - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Breda
  3. Take the train from Breda to Antwerpen-Berchem
  4. Take the train from Anvers-Berchem to Gand-Dampoort

$69 - $244

Car ferry, train  •  12 h

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  4. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gand-Saint-Pierre Ic / ...

$261 - $495

Car ferry, train, bus  •  20 h 44 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria Coach Station
  4. Take the bus from London to Ghent 814

$137 - $205

Car ferry, drive  •  12 h 4 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to Dover
  3. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  4. Drive from Calais to Ghent

$158 - $227

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Ghent is to bus and ferry and bus and train which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 18 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Ghent is to fly and train which costs 50€ - 180€ and takes 5 h 36 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Ghent is 724 km.

It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Dublin to Ghent, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Ghent, Belgium?

There is no direct connection from Dublin to Ghent. However, you can take the line 702 bus to Dublin Airport, take the walk to Dublin airport, fly to Brussels, take the walk to Brussels Airport - Zaventem, then take the train to Ghent. Alternatively, you can take the line 702 bus to Dublin Airport, take the walk to Dublin airport, fly to Antwerp, take the walk to Deurne Luchthaven, take the line 51 bus to Berchem Station perron 2, take the walk to Anvers-Berchem, then take the train to Ghent.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Flights from Dublin to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Dublin to Charleroi via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Dublin to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Dublin to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Dublin to Eindhoven via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Dublin to Eindhoven via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Dublin to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Dublin to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Dublin to Amsterdam via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Dublin to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Dublin to Antwerp via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Dublin to Antwerp via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Flights from Dublin to Antwerp via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Dublin to Antwerp via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dublin to Antwerp via Southend
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $24
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $24
1st Class
$31 - $34
Train from Anvers-Berchem to Gand-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gand-Saint-Pierre
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Anvers-Central to Gand-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$13 - $19
Train from Bruges to Gand-Saint-Pierre
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $15
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Breda
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
First Anytime Day Single
$110 - $160
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
FlixBus
Ferry operators

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