How to get from Berlin to Ghent

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Travel Information between Berlin and Ghent

distanceDistance425 miles (686 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£21 - £26
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £21 • 1 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £21 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Malta Air or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 425 miles (686 km) between Berlin and Ghent. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £21. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Malta Air or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Berlin to Ghent.

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FAQs

International travel from Berlin, Germany to Ghent, Belgium is: Partially open.

Can I enter Belgium if coming from Germany?

Entry into Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Ghent if travelling from Berlin?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What measures do I need to follow in Ghent, Belgium due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Belgium must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 16/05/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Berlin and Ghent.

Return travel to Berlin, Germany from Belgium is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Belgium?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Belgium?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Berlin, Germany was last verified on 17/05/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Berlin from Ghent.

There are 3 ways to get from Berlin to Ghent: coach, flight or train.

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Berlin to Ghent. Tickets for a flight cost on average £21.

This is compared to other travel options to Ghent:

A flight is generally £6 less than a coach for the same route. A coach costs on average £26 from Berlin to Ghent.

A flight is £3 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Berlin to Ghent costing on average £23.

The fastest way to get to Ghent from Berlin is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 20 min.

There are alternative travel options to Ghent that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Ghent by coach can take on average 14 h 30 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 7 h 35 min   on average.

The Berlin to Ghent distance is approximately 425 miles (686 km).

The average frequency per day from Berlin to Ghent is:

  • Around 5 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Berlin and Ghent as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Berlin to Ghent:

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof and arrive in Ghent.
  • Most travellers take a train from Berlin Hbf to Gent St Pieters.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Berlin to Ghent, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for coaches to Ghent. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Berlin to Ghent tickets on Omio for £26.
  • Travel with Malta Air to go to Ghent by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Malta Air Berlin to Ghent tickets on Omio for £21.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Ghent by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Berlin to Ghent tickets on Omio for £23.

Yes, there are direct routes from Berlin to Ghent with the following travel companies:

  • You'll find direct coach services to Ghent with Flixbus with around direct coaches every day.
  • You can find direct flights per day to Ghent with Brussels Airlines.
  • You can check for a direct train to Ghent with with 5 direct trains per day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Ghent tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this trip.

Many of our customers travelling from Berlin to Ghent don't make Ghent their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Brussels, Bruges or Amsterdam, either of which you could add to your Berlin and Ghent trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Ghent to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Berlin to Ghent, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £26 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing £21 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £23 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Berlin and Ghent online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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