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from Ghent to Brussels

You can get from Ghent to Brussels by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Ghent to Brussels on 23 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

09:30Ghent0h50 10:20Brussels
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£31One-way
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09:30Ghent0h50 10:20Brussels
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£31One-way
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17:00Ghent0h50 17:50Brussels
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£41One-way
10:00Ghent1h20 11:20Brussels
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£41One-way
16:10Ghent1h00 17:10Brussels
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£41One-way

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Sat
23 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
Sun
24 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
Mon
25 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
Tue
26 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
Wed
27 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
Thu
28 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
Fri
29 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
Sat
30 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
Sun
31 Oct
£10SNCB | IC
Mon
1 Nov
£10SNCB | IC
Tue
2 Nov
£10SNCB | IC
Wed
3 Nov
£10SNCB | IC
Thu
4 Nov
£10SNCB | IC
Fri
5 Nov
£10SNCB | IC
Sat
6 Nov
£10SNCB | IC
Sun
7 Nov
£10SNCB | IC
Mon
8 Nov
£10SNCB | IC
Tue
9 Nov
£10SNCB | IC
Wed
10 Nov
£10SNCB | IC
Thu
11 Nov
£10SNCB | IC

Travel Information between Ghent and Brussels

distanceDistance30 miles (49 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £10 • 29 min
carriersPopular travel companiesSNCB | IC

Travel 30 miles (49 km) by train from Ghent to Brussels. SNCB | IC is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct train from Ghent to Brussels.

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FAQs
How do I travel between Ghent and Brussels?

You can travel from Ghent to Brussels by train.

What is the fastest way to get to Brussels from Ghent?

The fastest way to travel from Ghent to Brussels is by train with an average journey time of 29 min.

How many miles from Ghent to Brussels would I travel?

The distance from Ghent to Brussels is approximately 30 miles (49 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Ghent to Brussels?

The average frequency per day from Ghent to Brussels is:

  • 50 trains a day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Ghent to Brussels?

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

  • Most travellers board their train from Gent St Pieters and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.
Which travel companies can take me from Ghent to Brussels?

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

  • Travel with SNCB | IC to go to Brussels by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find SNCB | IC Ghent to Brussels tickets on Omio for £10.
Can I find a direct route from Ghent to Brussels?

Yes, there is a direct service from Ghent to Brussels:

  • You'll find direct train services to Brussels with SNCB | IC with around 50 direct trains every day.

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

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Ghent to Brussels?
Looking to extend your trip from Ghent to Brussels? Many Omio customers who go from Ghent to Brussels usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or London. If you're looking to explore Paris, Amsterdam or London from Brussels, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I purchase tickets from Ghent to Brussels online for the best deals?

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

  • Train tickets cost on average £10 one way.

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

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