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There are 9 ways to get from Prague to Ghent by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Brussels, train  •  5 h 36 min

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

$59 - $206

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Bus, train  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Brussels, Gare du Midi RegioJet
  2. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic / ...

$38 - $50

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Fly to Charleroi, train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Charleroi (CRL) PRG - CRL
  2. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters

$46 - $173

Fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) PRG - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort

$100 - $289

Fly to Eindhoven, train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Prague (PRG) to Eindhoven (EIN) PRG - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Breda
  3. Take the train from Breda to Antwerpen-Berchem
  4. Take the train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort

$63 - $256

Train via Nürnberg Hbf  •  11 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Nürnberg ZOB
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  4. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic / ...

$175 - $269

Train  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Dresden Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Dresden Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic
  3. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord Ice
  4. Take the train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic

$202 - $300

Bus  •  15 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Ghent N84

$55 - $95

Drive  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Prague to Ghent 600.1 miles

$120 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Prague to Ghent is to bus and train which costs 850 Kč - 1 200 Kč and takes 12 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Prague to Ghent is to fly and train which costs 1 300 Kč - 4 700 Kč and takes 5 h 36 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc and arriving at Ghent. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 15 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Prague to Ghent. However, there are services departing from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) and arriving at Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters via Nürnberg Hbf, Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena, Köln Hauptbahnhof and Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 19 min.

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The distance between Prague and Ghent is 763 km. The road distance is 960.1 km.

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The best way to get from Prague to Ghent without a car is to train which takes 11 h 19 min and costs 3 900 Kč - 6 500 Kč.

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Prague to Ghent, including transfers.

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Prague to Ghent bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc station.

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Prague to Ghent train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) station.

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The best way to get from Prague to Ghent is to train which takes 11 h 19 min and costs 3 900 Kč - 6 500 Kč. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 1 200 Kč - 2 200 Kč and takes 15 h 20 min.

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  • Distance: 476.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

What companies run services between Prague, Czech Republic and Ghent, Belgium?

You can take a train from Prague to Ghent via Nürnberg ZOB, Nürnberg Hbf, Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12, Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena, Köln Hauptbahnhof, and Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid in around 11 h 19 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Prague to Ghent twice daily. Tickets cost $55 - $95 and the journey takes 15 h 20 min. Eurolines CZ also services this route 6 times a week.

Airlines
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Prague to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $310
Flights from Prague to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Prague to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Prague to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Prague to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Prague to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Prague to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Prague to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Prague to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Flights from Prague to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Prague to Brussels via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Prague to Amsterdam Schiphol via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Prague to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Prague to Amsterdam Schiphol via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Prague to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Prague to Amsterdam Schiphol via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Prague to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $24
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $24
1st Class
$30 - $34
Train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $17
Train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Gand-Dampoort / 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
Train from Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
42 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
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Breda
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. (Autobusová St. Wilsonova) to Nürnberg ZOB
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
cd.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
cd.cz
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dresden Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Brussels, Gare du Midi
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
regiojet.com
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 Prague, Prague ÚAN Florenc to Ghent
Ave. Duration
15 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CZ
Email
info@eurolines.cz
Website
elines.cz
Bus from Praha ÚAN Florenc to Ghent
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Schedules at
elines.cz

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The quickest flight from Prague Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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

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Prague 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 Prague to Ghent is 960 km. It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to drive from Prague to Ghent.

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CSA, KLM, Scandinavian Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Prague Airport to Brussels Airport.

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