There are 3 ways to get from Vlissingen to Ghent by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Middelburg, Station to Gent, Dampoort 50

$7 - $13

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Train  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Vlissingen to Roosendaal
  2. Take the train from Essen to Antwerpen-Centraal L / ...
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Gent-Dampoort Ic

$29 - $48

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Vlissingen to Ghent 45.4 miles

$11 - $16

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Vlissingen to Ghent. However, there are services departing from Vlissingen and arriving at Gent-Dampoort via Roosendaal, Essen and Antwerpen-Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between Vlissingen and Ghent is 45 km. The road distance is 72.7 km.

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The best way to get from Vlissingen to Ghent without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Vlissingen to Ghent, including transfers.

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Vlissingen to Ghent train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Vlissingen station.

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The best way to get from Vlissingen to Ghent is to bus which takes 2 h 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 45 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Vlissingen to Ghent is 73 km. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Vlissingen to Ghent.

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Map of how to get from Vlissingen to Ghent.
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  • Distance: 28 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 29 min

What companies run services between Vlissingen, Netherlands and Ghent, Belgium?

Connexxion operates a bus from Vlissingen to Ghent once daily. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 1 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Vlissingen to Ghent via Roosendaal, Essen, and Antwerpen-Centraal in around 3 h 45 min.

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 Vlissingen to Roosendaal
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Essen to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$5 - $9
1st Class
$8 - $13
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 - $19
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Middelburg, Station to Gent, Dampoort
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl

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