There are 6 ways to get from Utrecht to Gent-Dampoort by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Gent-Dampoort Ic

$48 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht to Ghent 800

$10 - $18

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  3 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht, Centraal Jaarbeursplein to Breda, Centraal Station 401
  2. Take the train from Breda to Antwerpen-Centraal
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Gand-Dampoort Ic / ...

Train via Breda  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Antwerpen-Berchem
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Gent-Dampoort Ic

Drive  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Gent-Dampoort 115.9 miles

$28 - $45

Train, fly  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Gent-Dampoort

$83 - $272

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Utrecht to Gent-Dampoort is to bus which costs 9€ - 15€ and takes 2 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Utrecht to Gent-Dampoort is to drive which takes 1 h 49 min and costs 24€ - 40€.

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The distance between Utrecht and Gent-Dampoort is 149 km. The road distance is 185 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to get from Utrecht to Gent-Dampoort, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Utrecht and arriving at Ghent. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Utrecht to Gent-Dampoort. However, there are services departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Gent-Dampoort via Rotterdam Centraal and Antwerpen Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Utrecht, Netherlands and Gent-Dampoort, Belgium?

You can take a train from Utrecht to Gent-Dampoort via Rotterdam Centraal and Antwerpen Centraal in around 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Utrecht to Gent-Dampoort 5 times a week. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 55 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
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 Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Train from Breda to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Train from Breda to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to 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 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
Nmbs/Sncb
Website
belgianrail.be
Train from Anvers-Central to Gand-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
belgianrail.be
Train from Anvers-Berchem to Gand-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
belgianrail.be
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Utrecht to Ghent
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bravo
Phone
0900-9292
Email
klantenservice@bravo.info
Website
bravo.info
Bus from Utrecht, Centraal Jaarbeursplein to Breda, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
bravo.info

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