Paris to Ghent train

Cheap train tickets from Paris to Ghent

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Cheapest

£104

Average

£134

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.

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09:55Paris Gare du Nord2h11 12:06Ghent St Pieters
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£1041One-way
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14:25Paris Gare du Nord2h07 16:32Ghent St Pieters
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£1041One-way
10:25Paris Gare du Nord2h07 12:32Ghent St Pieters
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£1241One-way
08:25Paris Gare du Nord2h07 10:32Ghent St Pieters
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£1241One-way
10:25Paris Gare du Nord2h07 12:32Ghent St Pieters
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£1591One-way

Train schedule Paris to Ghent

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08:25Paris Gare du Nord2h07 10:32Ghent St Pieters
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08:25Paris Gare du Nord2h07 10:32Ghent St Pieters
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09:55Paris Gare du Nord2h11 12:06Ghent St Pieters
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10:25Paris Gare du Nord2h07 12:32Ghent St Pieters
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10:25Paris Gare du Nord2h07 12:32Ghent St Pieters
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14:25Paris Gare du Nord2h07 16:32Ghent St Pieters
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14:25Paris Gare du Nord2h07 16:32Ghent St Pieters
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Fastest train times from Paris to Ghent

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Fastest Journey

2 h 7 m

Average

2 h 7 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

263 km

It's difficult to get from Paris to Ghent without changing at least once.

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10:25Paris Gare du Nord2h07 12:32Ghent St Pieters
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£1591One-way
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10:25Paris Gare du Nord2h07 12:32Ghent St Pieters
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£1241One-way
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08:25Paris Gare du Nord2h07 10:32Ghent St Pieters
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£1241One-way
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14:25Paris Gare du Nord2h07 16:32Ghent St Pieters
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£1041One-way
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08:25Paris Gare du Nord2h07 10:32Ghent St Pieters
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£1591One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris to Ghent

distanceDistance163 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 6 min
priceAverage train ticket price£95 (€108)
frequencyTrain frequency15 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersThalys

Trains from Paris to Ghent cover the 163 miles long route taking on average 2 h 6 min with our travel partners like Thalys. Normally, there are 15 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £95, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £90. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Gent St Pieters.

Train providers: Thalys trains Paris to Ghent

You can travel by train between Paris and Ghent with Thalys for as low as £90. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Thalys

Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train from Paris to Ghent with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

It’s easy to book your Thalys train ticket between Paris and Ghent online with Omio! Simply check the current Thalys train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route to Ghent from Paris as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap Thalys train tickets online. Prices for Thalys trains between Paris and Ghent start at £90 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 163 miles (263 km). If you search for Thalys trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the Thalys tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train between Paris and Ghent. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Paris to Ghent Thalys train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

Train information from Paris to Ghent with Thalys:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 35 min
  • Average Price: £90
  • Thalys frequency: 16 a day


Thalys trains from Paris to Ghent

The Thalys is a high-speed train in France which travels to over 17 cities throughout Europe, making it a very handy railway company to take if you’re looking to explore several European countries in one. The Thalys train map connects several destinations in France—the most popular being the Thalys train from Paris to Brussels and onwards to Cologne or Amsterdam. Picking up cheap Thalys tickets is easy in the app; just book Ticketless Journeys in advance or add discount cards to get deals on your next trip to France.

Thalys Standard, Thalys Comfort or Thalys Premium fare types are available; you to compare prices for high-speed trains from Paris to Ghent on Omio. The differences between each class is WiFi speed, seat comfort and more quiet zones. With Premium tickets you get served a meal and drinks throughout the journey with access to the Thalys lounge and newspapers. Pick up a cheap Thalys ticket by travelling during off-peak, mid-week hours and by planning in advance. The cheapest day to travel by train on tends to be on a Tuesday or Wednesday.

By booking your train from Paris to Ghent with Omio, you can pay in GBP and receive travel updates in English, so if your Thalys train is cancelled, Omio will suggest alternatives—we are with you all the way.


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Travel Tips: Trains from Paris to Ghent

Travel by train 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 Paris to Ghent.
FAQs

Travel between Paris, France and Ghent, Belgium by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Belgium from France?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Paris?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

When travelling in Belgium, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 28/07/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Paris to Ghent before travelling.

The restriction level for your return train to Paris, France from Ghent is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Paris from Ghent restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Recommended

Last checked on 07/08/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Ghent closer to your date of departure here.

You can find a cheap train from Paris to Ghent for some dates and times for as low as £90  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Paris to Ghent train price to come in at an average of £95  one way.
The train distance from Paris to Ghent is around 163 miles.
While the time it takes to travel 163 miles to Ghent from Paris can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Paris to Ghent is on average 2 h 6 min.

When departing from Paris, you have various train station options to start your route from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. When arriving in Ghent, you can end your route in train stations like Gent St Pieters and Gent-Dampoort.

Omio customers book a train from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Gent St Pieters   most frequently for this route.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Paris Gare de Lyon, located approximately 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city centre of Paris. The most popular arrival train station in Ghent, called Gent St Pieters, is located around 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from its city centre.

When taking a train from Paris to Ghent, you can count on Thalys for the best way to get you to Ghent. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Paris and Ghent and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there are 15 trains a day from Paris to Ghent. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this journey departs from Paris at 06: 01. The last train leaves from Paris at 19: 55. Check Omio for the latest train times from Paris to Ghent and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets from Paris to Ghent within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £95 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Paris to Ghent a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Ghent
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Paris for your journey to Ghent.
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+33 184943635
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
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+33 890640650
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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ParkingParking
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+33 892353535
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Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
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Phone Number
+33 892353535
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Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+33 892353535
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Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Public transport options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C

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