There are 9 ways to get from Ghent to Austria by train, plane, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train to Brussels, fly to Salzburg  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Gent St Pieters to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Salzburg (SZG) BRU - SZG

$68 - $295

8 alternative options

Train to Brussels, fly to Vienna  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Gent St Pieters to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Vienna (VIE) BRU - VIE

$90 - $237

Train to Brussels, fly to Ljubljana  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Gent St Pieters to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Ljubljana (LJU) BRU - LJU

$120 - $425

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly to Vienna  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Gent St Pieters to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
  3. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Vienna (VIE) AMS - VIE

$130 - $289

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Gent St Pieters to Bruxelles-Midi Ic
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice

$229 - $333

Train  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Gent St Pieters to Bruxelles-Midi Ic
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Wien Meidling Ice

$208 - $367

Bus  •  18 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Gent to Wien

$91 - $135

Train, bus  •  20 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Gent St Pieters to Bruxelles-Nord Intercity / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg N136 / ...

$82 - $145

Drive  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Ghent to Vienna 725.4 miles

$150 - $220

What companies run services between Ghent, Belgium and Austria?

You can take a train from Ghent to Vienna via Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles Midi, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof, Wien, Hauptbahnhof S+U, Laxenburger Str./Gudrunstr., and Keplerplatz in around 12 h 20 min. Alternatively, Turancar operates a bus from Ghent to Vienna once a week. Tickets cost $85 - $140 and the journey takes 18 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Brussels to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Flights from Amsterdam to Vienna via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Amsterdam to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from Amsterdam to Vienna via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Gent St Pieters to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $26
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$23 - $26
1st Class
$32 - $36
Train from Gent St Pieters to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Gent St Pieters to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$13 - $19
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $85
1st Class
$85 - $120
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $95
1st Class
$95 - $130
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Wien Meidling
Ave. Duration
8 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
18 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ghent to Austria?

The distance between Ghent and Austria is 811 km. The road distance is 1161 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ghent to Austria?

The cheapest way to get from Ghent to Austria is to bus which costs 70€ - 120€ and takes 18 h 47 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ghent to Austria?

The quickest way to get from Ghent to Austria is to train and fly which takes 4 h 51 min and costs 55€ - 250€.

How long does it take to get from Ghent to Austria?

It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Ghent to Austria, including transfers.