There are 7 ways to get from Ghent to Copenhagen by train, plane, bus, night train 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

Train to Brussels, fly  •  4 h 41 min

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

$63 - $214

Cheapest option

Train, train to Charleroi, fly  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Gent St Pieters to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi Sud
  3. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Copenhagen (CPH) CRL - CPH

$36 - $151

5 alternative options

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Gent-Dampoort to Antwerpen Centraal
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
  4. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Copenhagen (CPH) AMS - CPH

$100 - $322

Train  •  13 h 37 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 Hamburg Hbf Hkx / ...
  4. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H Ec

Bus  •  19 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Ghent to Düsseldorf 280
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Copenhagen N74

$65 - $114

Train, bus, night train  •  19 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Gent St Pieters to Bruxelles-Nord Ic
  2. Take the bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Utrecht
  3. Take the bus from Utrecht Centraal, Croeselaan to Hamburg, ZOB 101
  4. Take the night train from Hamburg Hbf to København H Ic

$139 - $216

Drive  •  9 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Ghent to Copenhagen 667.5 miles

$150 - $230

What companies run services between Ghent, Belgium and Copenhagen, Denmark?

You can take a train from Ghent to Copenhagen via Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles Midi, Köln Hbf, and Hamburg Hbf in around 13 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ghent to Copenhagen via Düsseldorf in around 19 h 5 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Amsterdam to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $440
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $140
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
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
$22 - $24
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $24
1st Class
$31 - $34
Train from Gent-Dampoort to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Gent St Pieters to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi Sud
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$6 - $10
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 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$19 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Flixtrain
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
dsb.dk
Night train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
7 h 19 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
dsb.dk
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Ghent to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Düsseldorf to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Utrecht Centraal, Croeselaan to Hamburg, ZOB
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
arriva.nl

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ghent and Copenhagen is 780 km. The road distance is 1068 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ghent to Copenhagen is to train and fly which costs 30€ - 130€ and takes 6 h 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Ghent to Copenhagen is to train and fly which takes 4 h 41 min and costs 50€ - 190€.

No, there is no direct train from Ghent to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from Gent St Pieters and arriving at Koebenhavn H via Bruxelles Midi, Köln Hbf and Hamburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 37 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Ghent to Copenhagen. However, there are services departing from Ghent and arriving at Copenhagen via Düsseldorf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from Ghent to Copenhagen, including transfers.