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 Paris to Ghent will cost around £ 18 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 13.
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3 h 20 m
3 h 59 m
Buses per day
Of the 8 buses that leave Paris for Ghent every day 8 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 263 km distance in an average of 3 h 59 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 3 h 20 m .
The slowest buses will take 4 h 45 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.
|Distance||163 miles (263 km)|
|Average coach duration||3 h 45 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£12 (€14)|
|Coach companies||BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France or Flixbus|
Coaches from Paris to Ghent cover the 163 miles (263 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 45 min with our travel partners like BlaBlaCar, Eurolines France or Flixbus. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £12, but the average price of coach tickets is £12. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Ghent.
Travel between Paris and Ghent from £12 with Omio’s coach partners FlixBus! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.
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.
FlixBus has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach from Paris to Ghent:
Travel by coach between Paris, France and Ghent, Belgium is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 10/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach from Paris to Ghent closer to your date of departure here.
Return travel from Belgium to France is: Partially open.
Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Requirements for reentering:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 15/05/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your coach to Paris from Ghent.
When taking a coach from Paris, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Place du Pantheon (Bibliothèque Sainte-Geneviève) and Paris, La Défense. 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 Paris Gare de Lyon to Ghent.
The most popular departure coach station with passengers for this journey, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city centre of Paris.
The most popular arrival coach station, Ghent, is located 0.4 miles (686 m) away from the city centre of Ghent.
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