There are 6 ways to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Ghent 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.

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Train  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Bruxelles Midi Tgv
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gand-Saint-Pierre Ic / ...

$49 - $67

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Bus  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris CDG to Ghent 803 / ...

$14 - $25

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Ghent 803 / ...

$39 - $54

Drive  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Ghent 168.8 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Brussels, train  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Brussels (BRU) CDG - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre

$95 - $296

Fly to Amsterdam, train  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Amsterdam (AMS) CDG - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Gand-Dampoort

$99 - $340

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Ghent is to bus which costs 13€ - 22€ and takes 3 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Ghent is to train which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 2 h 16 min.

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The distance between Paris CDG Airport (CDG) and Ghent is 242 km. The road distance is 270.1 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Ghent, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris, Paris CDG and arriving at Ghent. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Ghent. However, there are services departing from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV and arriving at Gand-Saint-Pierre via Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 16 min.

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Brussels Airlines offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to Brussels Airport.

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Map of how to get from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Ghent.
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  • Distance: 151.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 16 min

What companies run services between Paris CDG Airport (CDG), France and Ghent, Belgium?

You can take a train from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Ghent via Bruxelles Midi and Bruxelles-Midi in around 2 h 16 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris CDG Airport (CDG) to Ghent every 4 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h 55 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gand-Saint-Pierre
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $17
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$21 - $24
1st Class
$30 - $33
Train from Anvers-Central to Gand-Dampoort
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
$12 - $18
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Ghent
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris CDG to Ghent
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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