How to get to Ghent from Birmingham

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from Birmingham to Ghent

How to get to Ghent from Birmingham by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Birmingham to Ghent is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

FlixBus
15:5513h50
Birmingham, Paradise Circus Queensway
06:45Ghent
£1211One-way
1 change
Cheapest
FlixBus
15:5513h50
Birmingham, Paradise Circus Queensway
06:45Ghent
£1211One-way
1 change
Fastest
Cityjet
13:003h25
Birmingham International Airport (BHX)
17:25Brussels Airport (BRU)
£3981One-way
1 change
Other options
FlixBus
17:5518h40
Birmingham, Paradise Circus Queensway
13:35Ghent
£1701One-way
1 change
Lufthansa
18:003h35
Birmingham International Airport (BHX)
22:35Brussels Airport (BRU)
£2781One-way
1 change
Lufthansa Cityline
17:4013h35
Birmingham International Airport (BHX)
08:15Brussels Airport (BRU)
£2771One-way
1 change
Lufthansa Cityline
17:4015h40
Birmingham International Airport (BHX)
10:20Brussels Airport (BRU)
£2921One-way
1 change

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Travel Information between Birmingham and Ghent

distanceDistance259 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, coach or flight
priceTicket price range£27 - £452
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £27 • 12 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £139 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, Brussels Airlines or Virgin Trains

Take a train, coach or flight to travel 259 miles to Ghent from Birmingham. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are FlixBus, Brussels Airlines or Virgin Trains among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Birmingham to Ghent.

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Lufthansa will get you to Ghent from Birmingham at great prices. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best travel times, prices and tickets for your trip.

Germany's largest airline is Lufthansa. Fly from Birmingham to Ghent and book your most convinient travel ticket from Lufthansa's many ticket options including: Economy Light, Economy Classic, Economy Flex, Business Class and First Class.

    FAQs: Birmingham to Ghent

    FAQs: Travel 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 Birmingham to Ghent.
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    There are 3 ways to get from Birmingham to Ghent: train, coach or flight.

    The cheapest way to travel to Ghent from Birmingham is a coach with an average price of £27.

    This is compared to other travel options from Birmingham to Ghent:

    A coach is £112 less than a flight with an average ticket price of £139 from Birmingham to Ghent.

    Taking a coach costs £424 less than taking a train, which costs on average £452 for the same trip.

    The fastest way to get to Ghent from Birmingham is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 10 min.

    Other travel options to Ghent take longer:

    Getting to Ghent by coach takes 12 h 30 min on average.

    Taking a train requires on average 5 h 23 min of travel time.

    The distance from Birmingham to Ghent is approximately 259 miles.

    The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Ghent is:

    • 2 coaches per day.
    • 6 trains per day.

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

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

    • Most travellers take a coach from Birmingham, Coach Station to Gent, Ghent.
    • Most travellers board their train from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Ghent St Pieters.

    Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Birmingham to Ghent:

    • You can take a coach from Birmingham to Ghent with FlixBus or National Express. Cheap tickets can be found for £27 with FlixBus from Birmingham to Ghent.
    • You can travel to Ghent from Birmingham by flight with Brussels Airlines. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £139 with Brussels Airlines from Birmingham to Ghent.
    • You can take a train from Birmingham to Ghent with Virgin Trains. Cheap tickets can be found for £452 with Virgin Trains from Birmingham to Ghent.

    Yes, there are direct services available from Birmingham to Ghent with the following travel companies:

    • Direct coach with.
    • Take a direct flight with.
    • Direct services by train with.

    Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Ghent as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Ghent from Birmingham.

    Omio customers who travel from Birmingham to Ghent often also extend their holiday to go to Brussels, Bruges, Amsterdam, Paris or Charleroi. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Ghent and these popular destinations at a great price.

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