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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|Average train duration||2 h 6 min|
|Average train ticket price||£95 (€108)|
|Train frequency||15 a day|
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.
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 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:
The Thalys is a high-speed railroad company in France connecting the France to the rest of Europe and beyond. Perfect for multi-city train journeys in Europe.
When planning trips to Thalys destinations, consider checking back for offers on train tickets. Speak to the Customer Care team at the Omio help centre for cancellations or changes to your ticket from Antwerp to Cologne.
Travel between Paris, France and Ghent, Belgium by train is: Fully open.
International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
When travelling in Belgium, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
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.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of reentry:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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.
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.
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