There are 4 ways to get from Ghent to Lokeren by train, bus, taxi 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  •  13 min

  1. Take the train from Gand-Dampoort to Lokeren Ic / ...

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 78 bus  •  40 min

  1. Take the line 78 bus from Gent Dampoort perron 9 to Lokeren Markt 35 / ...

$4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ghent to Lokeren 19 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Ghent to Lokeren 19 miles

$4 - $6

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ghent to Lokeren is to line 78 bus which costs 3€ and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ghent to Lokeren is to train which costs 4€ - 7€ and takes 13 min.

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The distance between Ghent and Lokeren is 20 km. The road distance is 30.4 km.

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The train from Gand-Dampoort to Lokeren takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gent Dampoort perron 9 and arriving at Lokeren Markt. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gand-Dampoort and arriving at Lokeren. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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What companies run services between Ghent, Belgium and Lokeren, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Ghent to Lokeren every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Ghent to Lokeren hourly. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Gand-Dampoort to Lokeren
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$8 - $12
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Gent Dampoort perron 9 to Lokeren Markt
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Other operators
Taxi from Ghent to Lokeren
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Taxi Gent
Phone
+32 9 333 33 33
Website
taxigent.be
Express Taxi VIP
Phone
+32 489 87 38 73
Website
expresstaxi.be
Taxi Discount Gent
Phone
+32 475 47 10 10
Website
airport-taxis-discount.be

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