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There are 7 ways to get from Elburg to Ghent by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the train from Zwolle to Schiphol Airport
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Anvers-Central
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Gent-Dampoort Ic / ...

59€ - 108€

Cheapest option

Train, bus via Amersfoort  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the train from Nunspeet to Amersfoort Sprinter
  2. Take the bus from Utrecht to Ghent 800

23€ - 44€

5 alternative options

Train via Rotterdam  •  5h 10m

  1. Take the train from Harde to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Gent-Dampoort Ic / ...

50€ - 93€

Train #2  •  5h 36m

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

38€ - 82€

Train, bus  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Nunspeet to Utrecht Centraal Sprinter
  2. Take the bus from Utrecht to Gent, Dampoort 530

57€ - 97€

Drive  •  2h 31m

  1. Drive from Elburg to Ghent 161 miles

30€ - 50€

Train, fly  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the train from Zwolle to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Gent-Sint-Pieters

76€ - 248€

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Elburg to Ghent is to train and bus via Amersfoort which costs 23€ - 45€ and takes 6h 31m.

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The quickest way to get from Elburg to Ghent is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 31m.

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The distance between Elburg and Ghent is 213 km. The road distance is 257.5 km.

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The best way to get from Elburg to Ghent without a car is to train which takes 4h 59m and costs 55€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 4h 59m to get from Elburg to Ghent, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 45m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Elburg to Ghent is 258 km. It takes approximately 2h 31m to drive from Elburg to Ghent.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 506+ hotels available in Ghent. Prices start at 76€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Elburg to Ghent.
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  • Distance: 133.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 59m

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

You can take a train from Elburg to Ghent via Zwolle, Station, Zwolle, Schiphol Airport, and Antwerpen-Centraal in around 4h 59m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 420€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Zwolle to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 35€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
15€ - 20€
1st Class
25€ - 35€
Train from Harde to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 35€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
15€ - 21€
1st Class
25€ - 35€
Train from Zwolle to Breda
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 45€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
19€ - 27€
1st Class
30€ - 45€
Train from Breda to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 25€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
17€ - 25€
Train from Nunspeet to Amersfoort
Ave. Duration
35m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 22€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
9€ - 13€
1st Class
15€ - 22€
Train from Nunspeet to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 25€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
18€ - 25€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 60€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
35€ - 60€
1st Class
55€ - 80€
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 45€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
26€ - 45€
1st Class
40€ - 55€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Gent-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
11€ - 16€
Train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Gent-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
1st Class
10€ - 16€
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
19€ - 21€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
19€ - 21€
1st Class
26€ - 29€
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 Utrecht to Ghent
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
9€ - 15€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Utrecht to Gent, Dampoort
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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