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There are 5 ways to get from Luxembourg to Ghent by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the train from Arlon / Aarlen to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic / ...

26€ - 38€

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Bus  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to Brussels, Gare du Midi RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels South to Ghent N84

13€ - 18€

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Bruxelles, Nord 366
  2. Take the train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic / ...

27€ - 37€

Drive  •  2h 38m

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Ghent 275.8 km

30€ - 45€

Fly, train  •  6h 50m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Brussels (BRU) LUX - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters

86€ - 324€

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The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg to Ghent is to bus which costs 13€ - 18€ and takes 4h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Luxembourg to Ghent is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Luxembourg station to Ghent. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière and arriving at Ghent via Brussels, Brussels South. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Luxembourg to Ghent. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale and arriving at Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters via Arlon / Aarlen and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 42m.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Ghent is 234 km. The road distance is 275.8 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Ghent without a car is to train which takes 4h 42m and costs 26€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 4h 42m to get from Luxembourg to Ghent, including transfers.

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Luxembourg to Ghent bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière.

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Luxembourg to Ghent train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Arlon / Aarlen station.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Ghent is to train which takes 4h 42m and costs 26€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 18€ and takes 4h 45m.

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  • Distance: 234.3 km
  • Duration: 4h 42m

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Ghent, Belgium?

You can take a train from Luxembourg to Ghent via Arlon, Gare, Arlon / Aarlen, and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 4h 42m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Luxembourg to Ghent via Brussels, Brussels South in around 4h 45m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
Flights from Luxembourg to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 600€
Flights from Luxembourg to Brussels via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
70€ - 290€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 210€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
200€ - 1200€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Brussels via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
330€ - 700€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
290€ - 750€
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Arlon / Aarlen to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
17€ - 25€
1st Class
26€ - 40€
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
6€ - 10€
1st Class
10€ - 15€
Train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
1st Class
10€ - 16€
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 21€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
19€ - 21€
1st Class
26€ - 29€
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to Brussels, Gare du Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels South to Ghent
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Luxembourg to Bruxelles, Nord
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
Website
Eurolines FR

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There is no direct flight from Luxembourg Airport to Brussels Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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Luxembourg to Ghent bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ghent station.

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Luxembourg to Ghent train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg to Ghent is 276 km. It takes approximately 2h 38m to drive from Luxembourg to Ghent.

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Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Swiss and four other airlines offer flights from Luxembourg Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 517+ hotels available in Ghent. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Luxembourg Airport is to line 16 bus which takes 18 min and costs .

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