There are 5 ways to get from Zaventem to Ghent by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Zaventem to Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Gand-Saint-Pierre Ic / ...

$26 - $31

Cheapest option

Line 272 bus, bus  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the line 272 bus from Zaventem Kerkplein to Brussel Noord Perron 5 272
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Ghent 1753

$6 - $8

3 alternative options

Line 272 bus, train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the line 272 bus from Zaventem Kerkplein to Brussel Noord Perron 5 272
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Gand-Saint-Pierre Ic / ...

$11 - $15

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Zaventem to Ghent 41.9 miles

$150 - $190

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Zaventem to Ghent 41.9 miles

$8 - $13

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zaventem to Ghent is to line 272 bus and bus which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 2 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zaventem to Ghent is to taxi which costs 130€ - 160€ and takes 42 min.

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The distance between Zaventem and Ghent is 56 km. The road distance is 67 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to get from Zaventem to Ghent, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zaventem to Ghent. However, there are services departing from Zaventem Kerkplein and arriving at Ghent via Brussels, Brussels-North station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zaventem to Ghent. However, there are services departing from Zaventem and arriving at Gand-Saint-Pierre via Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 3 min.

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Map of how to get from Zaventem to Ghent.
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  • Distance: 35.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 3 min

What companies run services between Zaventem, Belgium and Ghent, Belgium?

You can take a train from Zaventem to Ghent via Bruxelles-Midi in around 1 h 3 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zaventem to Ghent via Brussel Noord Perron 5 and Brussels, Brussels-North station in around 2 h 38 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Zaventem to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $21
1st Class
$26 - $29
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 Bruxelles-Nord to Gand-Saint-Pierre
Ave. Duration
40 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
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Zaventem Kerkplein to Brussel Noord Perron 5
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Ghent
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Zaventem to Ghent
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$150 - $190
Taxis Bleus
Phone
+32 2 268 00 00
Website
taxisbleus.be
Brussels Taxis
Phone
+32 484 97 59 75
Website
brusselstaxis.be
Limostar
Phone
+32 2 512 01 01
Website
limostar.be

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