|Distance||163 miles (263 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 6 min|
|Average train ticket price||£85 (€97)|
|Train frequency||6 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 6 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Thalys, SNCB | IC or TGV|
Trains from Paris to Ghent cover the 163 miles (263 km) long route taking on average 2 h 6 min with our travel partners like Thalys, SNCB | IC or TGV. Normally, there are 6 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £85, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £66. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Gent St Pieters.
Find the best trains between Paris and Ghent with Omio's travel partners Thalys and TGV from £66. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking 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.
If you're looking for cheap Thalys tickets from Paris to Ghent, check out Omio! With one-way Paris to Ghent train ticket prices starting as low as £66 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Ghent from Paris by showing you the latest Thalys offers, train timetables and tickets for this 163 miles (263 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this trip, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with Thalys. If you search for Thalys tickets from Paris to Ghent in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Paris to Ghent on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with Thalys so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.
Thalys has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Thalys tickets from Paris to Ghent and when travelling by train:
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.
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Travel between Paris, France and Ghent, Belgium by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 20/01/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Paris and Ghent as this information can change.
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 21/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Paris from Ghent.
When departing from Paris, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. When arriving in Ghent, you can end your trip 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.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city centre of Paris.
The most popular arrival train station, Gent St Pieters, is located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from the city centre of Ghent.
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