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.
Train • 12 min
$5 - $8
Line 78 bus • 42 min
2 alternative options
Taxi • 23 min
$80 - $100
Drive • 23 min
$4 - $6
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Ghent to Lokeren is to line 78 bus which costs 3€ and takes 42 min.
The quickest way to get from Ghent to Lokeren is to train which costs 4€ - 7€ and takes 12 min.
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 42 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort and arriving at Lokeren. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.
The distance between Ghent and Lokeren is 20 km. The road distance is 30.4 km.
The best way to get from Ghent to Lokeren without a car is to train which takes 12 min and costs 4€ - 7€.
The train from Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort to Lokeren takes 12 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.
Ghent to Lokeren bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Gent Dampoort perron 9 station.
Ghent to Lokeren train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort station.
The best way to get from Ghent to Lokeren is to train which takes 12 min and costs 4€ - 7€. Alternatively, you can line 78 bus, which costs 3€ and takes 42 min.
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 12 min. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Ghent to Lokeren hourly. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 42 min.
Train from Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort to Lokeren
- Ave. Duration
- 12 min
- Every 20 minutes
- Estimated price
- $5 - $8
- Book at
- 2nd Class
- $5 - $8
- 1st Class
- $7 - $12
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More Questions & Answers
Ghent to Lokeren bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Lokeren Markt station.
Ghent to Lokeren train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Lokeren station.
Yes, the driving distance between Ghent to Lokeren is 30 km. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Ghent to Lokeren.
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