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There are 4 ways to get from Ghent to Düsseldorf by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf

$78 - $111

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Bus FlixBus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Ghent to Düsseldorf 280

$14 - $24

2 alternative options

Bus Eurolines DE  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Gent to Köln

$55 - $85

Drive  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Ghent to Düsseldorf 157 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Ghent to Düsseldorf is to bus which costs 12€ - 21€ and takes 3 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ghent to Düsseldorf is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ghent and arriving at Düsseldorf. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ghent to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters and arriving at Düsseldorf via Brussels - Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 46 min.

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The distance between Ghent and Düsseldorf is 214 km. The road distance is 251.2 km.

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The best way to get from Ghent to Düsseldorf without a car is to train which takes 3 h 46 min and costs 65€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Ghent to Düsseldorf, including transfers.

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

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Ghent to Düsseldorf train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters station.

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The best way to get from Ghent to Düsseldorf is to train which takes 3 h 46 min and costs 65€ - 100€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 12€ - 21€ and takes 3 h 55 min.

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  • Distance: 133.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

What companies run services between Ghent, Belgium and Düsseldorf, Germany?

You can take a train from Ghent to Düsseldorf via Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid and Brussels - Midi in around 3 h 46 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Ghent to Düsseldorf once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $17
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
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 Ghent to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Gent to Köln
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de

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

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Ghent to Düsseldorf train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Düsseldorf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ghent to Düsseldorf is 251 km. It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to drive from Ghent to Düsseldorf.

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