There are 8 ways to get from London Victoria to Ghent by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry, plane or subway

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  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gent St Pieters Intercity / ...

$81 - $226

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Bruges Londres > Bruges > Anvers > Utrecht > Amsterdam Centre - Sloterdijk

$18 - $26

6 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from London to Ghent 814 / ...

$25 - $45

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from London Victoria to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Ghent

$219 - $235

Drive, car ferry  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Drive from London Victoria to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Ghent

$63 - $94

Fly London City to Rotterdam, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rotterdam (RTM) LCY - RTM
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Gent-Dampoort

$113 - $361

Fly London Heathrow to Brussels, train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brussels (BRU) LHR - BRU
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Gent St Pieters

$104 - $260

Tube to London City, fly to Antwerp, train  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the Tube from Victoria Underground Station to Monument Underground Station
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Antwerp (ANR) LCY - ANR
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Gent-Dampoort

$88 - $321

What companies run services between London Victoria, England and Ghent, Belgium?

You can take a train from London Victoria to Ghent via Victoria Underground Station, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Bruxelles-Midi in around 4 h. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from London Victoria to Ghent every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 5 h 35 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.force3.be
Flights from London City to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$170 - $250
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gent St Pieters
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $19
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Gent-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$13 - $19
Train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Gent St Pieters
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $26
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$23 - $26
1st Class
$32 - $36
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$184
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
London Underground (Tube)
Bus operators
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Victoria and Ghent is 273 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Victoria to Ghent is to bus which costs £12 - £19 and takes 6 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from London Victoria to Ghent is to drive and Eurotunnel which takes 3 h 21 min and costs £150 - £170.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London and arriving at Ghent. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 4 h to get from London Victoria to Ghent, including transfers.