There are 8 ways to get from Ghent to Prague by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Brussels, fly  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Prague (PRG) BRU - PRG

$59 - $207

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Train, bus  •  13 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Gent-Sint-Pieters to Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord to Prague, Wilsonova RegioJet

$38 - $52

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Train to Charleroi, fly  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Prague (PRG) CRL - PRG

$47 - $174

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Gent-Dampoort to Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Prague (PRG) AMS - PRG

$105 - $290

Train, train to Eindhoven, fly  •  7 h

  1. Take the train from Gent-Dampoort to Antwerpen-Berchem
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Breda
  3. Take the train from Breda to Eindhoven
  4. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Prague (PRG) EIN - PRG

$61 - $257

Train  •  12 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice / ...
  5. Take the train from Nürnberg ZOB to Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova)

$183 - $281

Bus  •  15 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Ghent to Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc N84

$55 - $100

Drive  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Ghent to Prague 601.7 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Ghent to Prague is to train and bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 13 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ghent to Prague is to train and fly which costs 50€ - 180€ and takes 4 h 54 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ghent and arriving at Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ghent to Prague. However, there are services departing from Gent-Sint-Pieters and arriving at Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) via Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and Nürnberg ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 29 min.

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The distance between Ghent and Prague is 763 km. The road distance is 962.6 km.

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The best way to get from Ghent to Prague without a car is to train which takes 12 h 29 min and costs 150€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to get from Ghent to Prague, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Ghent to Prague is to train which takes 12 h 29 min and costs 150€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 85€ and takes 15 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Prague Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Ghent to Prague bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc station.

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  • Distance: 476.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 54 min

What companies run services between Ghent, Belgium and Prague, Czech Republic?

You can take a train from Ghent to Prague via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Nürnberg Hbf, and Nürnberg ZOB in around 12 h 29 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Ghent to Prague twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $100 and the journey takes 15 h 5 min. Eurolines CZ also services this route 6 times a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Prague via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Prague via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Brussels to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Flights from Amsterdam to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Prague via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Flights from Eindhoven to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Prague
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $25
1st Class
$31 - $34
Train from Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Gent-Dampoort to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$13 - $19
Train from Gent-Dampoort to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Breda
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $19
Train from Gent-Sint-Pieters to Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Breda
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg ZOB to Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova)
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Brussels, CCN, gare du Nord to Prague, Wilsonova
Ave. Duration
11 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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 Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Ghent to Praha ÚAN Florenc
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Schedules at
elines.cz

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