There are 6 ways to get from Leiden to Gent-Dampoort by train, bus, car or plane

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 via Anvers-Central  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Gand-Dampoort Ic / ...

$46 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Ghent 803 / ...

$12 - $23

4 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Berchem
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Berchem to Gand-Dampoort Ic / ...

$31 - $53

Train, bus  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Middelburg Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Middelburg, Station to Gent, Dampoort 50

$25 - $44

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Leiden to Gent-Dampoort 113.2 miles

$27 - $40

Fly, train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Berchem to Gand-Dampoort

$68 - $269

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leiden to Gent-Dampoort is to bus which costs 10€ - 20€ and takes 4 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leiden to Gent-Dampoort is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 51 min.

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The distance between Leiden and Gent-Dampoort is 133 km. The road distance is 181.1 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 5 min to get from Leiden to Gent-Dampoort, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leiden to Gent-Dampoort. However, there are services departing from Leiden, Breestraat and arriving at Ghent via The Hague and Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Leiden to Gent-Dampoort. However, there are services departing from Leiden Centraal and arriving at Gand-Dampoort via Rotterdam Centraal and Anvers-Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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What companies run services between Leiden, Netherlands and Gent-Dampoort, Belgium?

You can take a train from Leiden to Gent-Dampoort via Rotterdam Centraal, Antwerpen-Centraal, and Anvers-Central in around 3 h 5 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Leiden to Gent-Dampoort every 4 hours. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Leiden Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Leiden Centraal to Middelburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Anvers-Central to Gand-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $19
Train from Anvers-Berchem to Gand-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Middelburg, Station to Gent, Dampoort
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Ghent
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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