There are 3 ways to get from Eindhoven to Ghent by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Eindhoven to Ghent 280

$8 - $14

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Train  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Antwerpen-Berchem
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Gent-Dampoort Ic

$28 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Eindhoven to Ghent 91.2 miles

$22 - $35

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Eindhoven and arriving at Ghent. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Eindhoven to Ghent. However, there are services departing from Eindhoven and arriving at Gent-Dampoort via Breda and Antwerpen-Berchem. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 56 min.

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The distance between Eindhoven and Ghent is 130 km. The road distance is 145.9 km.

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The best way to get from Eindhoven to Ghent without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 15 min and costs .

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The bus from Eindhoven to Ghent takes 2 h 15 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Eindhoven to Ghent bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Eindhoven station.

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Eindhoven to Ghent train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Eindhoven station.

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The best way to get from Eindhoven to Ghent is to bus which takes 2 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 56 min.

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Eindhoven to Ghent bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ghent station.

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

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Map of how to get from Eindhoven to Ghent.
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  • Distance: 81.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 15 min

What companies run services between Eindhoven, Netherlands and Ghent, Belgium?

FlixBus operates a bus from Eindhoven to Ghent once daily. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Eindhoven to Ghent via Breda and Antwerpen-Berchem in around 2 h 56 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

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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
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Gent-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
41 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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Eindhoven to Ghent
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Eindhoven to Ghent is 146 km. It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to drive from Eindhoven to Ghent.

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