Zurich to Ghent train

Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Ghent

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Cheapest

£46

Average

£59

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.

Deutsche Bahn
13:37Zurich16h27 06:04Ghent
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£461One-way
Deutsche Bahn
16:59Zurich14h07 07:06Ghent
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£601One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:59Zurich8h22 12:21Ghent
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£601One-way
Deutsche Bahn
13:59Zurich14h33 04:32Ghent
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£601One-way
Deutsche Bahn
16:37Zurich14h29 07:06Ghent
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£681One-way

Train schedule Zurich to Ghent

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, 9 August
Deutsche Bahn
03:59Zurich8h22 12:21Ghent
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Deutsche Bahn
13:37Zurich16h27 06:04Ghent
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Deutsche Bahn
13:59Zurich14h33 04:32Ghent
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Deutsche Bahn
16:37Zurich14h29 07:06Ghent
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Deutsche Bahn
16:59Zurich14h07 07:06Ghent
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Fastest train times from Zurich to Ghent

Showing times and prices for 09 Aug

Fastest Journey

8 h 22 m

Average

13 h 35 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

539 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Zurich for Ghent every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
03:59Zurich8h22 12:21Ghent
0 changes
£601One-way
Deutsche Bahn
16:59Zurich14h07 07:06Ghent
0 changes
£601One-way
Deutsche Bahn
16:37Zurich14h29 07:06Ghent
0 changes
£681One-way
Deutsche Bahn
13:59Zurich14h33 04:32Ghent
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£601One-way
Deutsche Bahn
13:37Zurich16h27 06:04Ghent
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£461One-way

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Ghent

distanceDistance334 miles
durationAverage train duration8 h 21 min
priceAverage train ticket price£65 (€74)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Zurich to Ghent cover the 334 miles long journey taking on average 8 h 21 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £45, but the average price of train tickets is £65. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Gent St Pieters.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn trains Zurich to Ghent

Travel from Zurich to Ghent from £45 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Zurich to Ghent. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

  • Average Price: £45

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FAQs

Travel by train between Zurich, Switzerland and Ghent, Belgium is: Fully open.

Is international entry into Ghent from Zurich restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • There are no current restrictions

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: Recommended

The above information was last checked on 28/07/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Zurich to Ghent closer to your date of departure here.

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

Is my return train into Zurich 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 Switzerland from Ghent?

Conditions of reentry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

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

  • Social distancing required: metre (s) ( feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 03/08/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Zurich from Ghent closer to your date of departure here.

You can find a cheap train from Zurich to Ghent for some dates and times for as low as £45  one way in the next 7 days.
The Zurich to Ghent train ticket price is on average £65  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
You should expect to travel around 334 miles  between Zurich and Ghent by train.
On average the train from Zurich to Ghent duration is 8 h 21 min  for the 334 miles long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Zurich, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich Oerlikon. 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 Zürich HB   to Gent St Pieters   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Zürich HB, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Gent St Pieters, located 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city centre.

For the best Zurich to Ghent train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Zurich to Ghent to compare what amenities they may offer.
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Zurich to Ghent. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Zurich to Ghent train departs at 04: 59   and the last train from Zurich to Ghent leaves at 23: 06. Check out the most up-to-date Zurich to Ghent train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
If you buy Zurich to Ghent train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £65. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Zurich and Ghent. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Ghent
Zürich HB is the most popular Zurich 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 Zurich for your journey to Ghent.

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