There are 5 ways to get from Paris to Gent-Dampoort by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi Tha / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic

$98 - $131

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Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 40 min

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

$16 - $28

3 alternative options

Bus Eurolines FR  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Gent

$46 - $86

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Gent-Dampoort 180.9 miles

$35 - $60

Fly, train  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Brussels (BRU) CDG - BRU
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Gent-Dampoort

$97 - $326

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Ghent. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Gent-Dampoort. However, there are services departing from Paris Nord and arriving at Gent-Dampoort via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Gent-Sint-Pieters. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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The distance between Paris and Gent-Dampoort is 264 km. The road distance is 289.5 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Gent-Dampoort without a car is to train which takes 2 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Paris to Gent-Dampoort, including transfers.

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Paris to Gent-Dampoort bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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Paris to Gent-Dampoort train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Paris Nord station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Gent-Dampoort is to train which takes 2 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Paris to Gent-Dampoort bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Ghent station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Gent-Dampoort.
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  • Distance: 165 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 47 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Gent-Dampoort, Belgium?

You can take a train from Paris to Gent-Dampoort via Bruxelles Midi, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, and Gent-Sint-Pieters in around 2 h 47 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Gent-Dampoort every 4 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $28 and the journey takes 4 h 40 min.

Airlines
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $160
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
1 h
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 Gent-Dampoort
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
Bus operators
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 Paris, Paris to Ghent
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Gent
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Paris to Gent-Dampoort train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Gent-Sint-Pieters station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Gent-Dampoort is 289 km. It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to drive from Paris to Gent-Dampoort.

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

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Book your Paris to Gent-Dampoort bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 406+ hotels available in Gent-Dampoort. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 33 min and costs .

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