Cheap bus tickets from Amsterdam to Ghent

Showing times and prices for 18 Jan

Cheapest

£17

Average

£19

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Amsterdam to Ghent will cost around £ 19 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 17.

Cheapest
15:10Amsterdam4h20 19:30Ghent
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£171One-way
2nd Cheapest
08:45Amsterdam3h45 12:30Ghent
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£201One-way

Bus Timetable Amsterdam to Ghent

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08:45Amsterdam3h45 12:30Ghent
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15:10Amsterdam4h20 19:30Ghent
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Tue
18 Jan
£44NS International
£20Flixbus
£292Lufthansa
Wed
19 Jan
£44NS International
£20Flixbus
£292Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
20 Jan
£44NS International
£12Flixbus
£292Lufthansa Cityline
Fri
21 Jan
£71Thalys
£16Flixbus
£292Lufthansa
Sat
22 Jan
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£16Flixbus
£279Lufthansa
Sun
23 Jan
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£10Flixbus
£257KLM
Mon
24 Jan
£25NS International
£10Flixbus
£200KLM
Tue
25 Jan
£25NS International
£10Flixbus
£179KLM
Wed
26 Jan
£25NS International
£10Flixbus
£179KLM
Thu
27 Jan
£25NS International
£10Flixbus
£163KLM
Fri
28 Jan
£34NS International
£10Flixbus
£179KLM
Sat
29 Jan
£34NS International
£10Flixbus
£179KLM
Sun
30 Jan
£61Thalys
£10Flixbus
£148KLM
Mon
31 Jan
£25NS International
£10Flixbus
£179KLM
Tue
1 Feb
£25NS International
£10Flixbus
£163KLM
Wed
2 Feb
£25NS International
£10Flixbus
£163KLM
Thu
3 Feb
£25NS International
£10Flixbus
£117KLM
Fri
4 Feb
£34NS International
£12Flixbus
£147KLM
Sat
5 Feb
£34NS International
£10Flixbus
£121KLM
Sun
6 Feb
£34NS International
£10Flixbus
£121KLM

Bus times from Amsterdam to Ghent

Showing times and prices for 18 Jan

Fastest Journey

3 h 45 m

Average

4 h 2 m

Buses per day

2

Distance

168 km

Of the 2 buses that leave Amsterdam for Ghent every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 168 km distance in an average of 4 h 2 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 45 m .

The slowest buses will take 4 h 20 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
08:45Amsterdam3h45 12:30Ghent
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£201One-way
2nd Fastest
15:10Amsterdam4h20 19:30Ghent
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£171One-way

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Overview: Coach from Amsterdam to Ghent

distanceDistance104 miles (167 km)
durationAverage coach duration3 h 45 min
priceAverage coach ticket price£16 (€19)
changesDirect coachYes
carriersCoach companiesFlixbus, Eurolines France or Union Ivkoni International

Coaches from Amsterdam to Ghent cover the 104 miles (167 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 45 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines France or Union Ivkoni International. There are direct coach services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £16, you can find the cheapest coach ticket for as low as £10. Travellers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Ghent.

Coach companies: FlixBus Amsterdam to Ghent

Travel between Amsterdam and Ghent from £10 with Omio’s coach partners FlixBus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular journey for you.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

  • Average Price: £10

FlixBus has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your FlixBus tickets to Ghent from Amsterdam and when travelling by coach:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips: Coach to Ghent from Amsterdam

Take the bus to Ghent easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Amsterdam to Ghent.
FAQs

Is cross-border travel by coach between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Ghent, Belgium allowed?

Travel by coach between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Ghent, Belgium is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Ghent from Amsterdam restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Amsterdam?

Entry Requirements:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the safety rules to follow in Ghent, Belgium?

The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 16/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Ghent from Amsterdam closer to your date of departure here.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to Netherlands from Ghent, Belgium?

Return travel from Belgium to Netherlands is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Amsterdam from Ghent?

Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Ghent?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 13/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your coach to Amsterdam from Ghent.

What is the cost of cheap coaches from Amsterdam to Ghent?

Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest coach from Amsterdam to Ghent for the next 7 days starting from £10  one way.

What is the average price of coach tickets between Amsterdam and Ghent?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a coach ticket between Amsterdam and Ghent is £16  one way.

What is the distance to Ghent from Amsterdam via coach?

The distance to Ghent from Amsterdam by coach is approximately 104 miles (167 km).

How long is the coach journey from Amsterdam to Ghent?

On average the coach from Amsterdam to Ghent duration is 3 h 45 min  for the 104 miles (167 km) long journey, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

What station does the Amsterdam to Ghent coach leave from? Which Ghent coach station do I come into from Amsterdam?

When taking a coach from Amsterdam, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk), Amsterdam, Centraal and Amsterdam, Amstel. When you arrive in Ghent, your coach can arrive in coach stations including Ghent and Gent, Ghent.

Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Amsterdam Centraal   to Ghent.

Where is the departure coach station in Amsterdam located? Where is the arrival coach station in Ghent located?

Passengers board the coach most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal, which is located around 0.6 miles (916 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Ghent, located 0.3 miles (463 m) away from the city centre.

Which coach companies can take me from Amsterdam to Ghent?

If you're looking for coaches from Amsterdam to Ghent, you can rely on Flixbus, Eurolines France or Union Ivkoni International to get you to Ghent. It's also good to check out all possible coach companies for the Amsterdam to Ghent route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Is there a direct coach from Amsterdam to Ghent?

Yes, you can search for direct coaches from Amsterdam to Ghent on Omio with Flixbus, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct coach services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your coach ticket.

When does the first coach depart from Amsterdam to Ghent? When does the last coach depart from Amsterdam to Ghent?

The first Amsterdam to Ghent coach departs at 07: 45   and the last coach from Amsterdam to Ghent leaves at 14: 10. Check out the most up-to-date Amsterdam to Ghent coach times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I purchase coach tickets from Amsterdam to Ghent for the best deals?

You can find a coach to Ghent from Amsterdam to cost on average £16 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying coach tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Amsterdam to Ghent coach generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.