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Travel Information to Ghent from Copenhagen

distanceDistance483 miles (779 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£20 - £44
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £20 • 1 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £20 • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Ryanair or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Travel 483 miles (779 km) by coach, flight or train between Copenhagen and Ghent. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £20. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Ryanair or Deutsche Bahn with connection among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Copenhagen to Ghent.

Travel Tips: Travel from Copenhagen to Ghent

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 Copenhagen to Ghent.

International travel from Copenhagen, Denmark to Ghent, Belgium is: Partially open.

Can I enter Belgium if coming from Denmark?

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

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

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 Copenhagen and Ghent.

The current restriction level for returning to Copenhagen, Denmark from Belgium is: Fully open.

Am I allowed to reenter Copenhagen, Denmark from Ghent, Belgium?

Reentering Denmark is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Copenhagen from Ghent?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Copenhagen, Denmark regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Denmark must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 16/05/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Copenhagen from Ghent here.

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Copenhagen and Ghent. You can take a coach, flight or train.

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Copenhagen to Ghent, which costs on average £20.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Ghent:

A flight is about £24 less than a coach, which costs on average £44 for this route.

A flight is £20 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Copenhagen to Ghent costing on average £40.

The quickest way to travel to Ghent from Copenhagen is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 40 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Ghent by coach can take on average 16 h 35 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 14 h 7 min   on average.

The distance between Copenhagen and Ghent is around 483 miles (779 km).

The average frequency per day from Copenhagen to Ghent is:

  • 2 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Copenhagen to 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 for travellers from Copenhagen to Ghent:

  • Trains most often depart from Copenhagen at København, Ny Ellebjerg St. (togbus) and arrive in Ghent at Gent St Pieters.

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

  • You can take a coach from Copenhagen to Ghent with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for £44 with Flixbus from Copenhagen to Ghent.
  • You can travel by plane from Copenhagen to Ghent with Ryanair, and you can find Ryanair Copenhagen to Ghent tickets for £20 on Omio.
  • You can go to Ghent from Copenhagen by train with Deutsche Bahn with connection. You'll see cheap train tickets for £40 with Deutsche Bahn with connection from Copenhagen to Ghent on Omio.
Omio customers who travel from Copenhagen to Ghent often also extend their holiday to go to Brussels, Bruges or Amsterdam. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Ghent and these popular destinations at a great price.

Before travelling from Copenhagen to Ghent, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £44 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a plane ticket is on average £20 one way for this trip.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £40 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Copenhagen to Ghent tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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