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from Ghent to Paris

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30 Jan
£95Thalys
£10Flixbus
£224Vueling
Mon
31 Jan
£95Thalys
£11Flixbus
£311tab
Tue
1 Feb
£87Thalys
£11Flixbus
£81Vueling
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2 Feb
£87Thalys
£11Flixbus
£107Vueling
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3 Feb
£87Thalys
£11Flixbus
£127Brussels Airlines
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4 Feb
£87Thalys
£9Flixbus
£120Vueling
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5 Feb
£75Thalys
£9Flixbus
£121Swiss
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6 Feb
£75Thalys
£9Flixbus
£90Vueling
Mon
7 Feb
£51Thalys
£10Flixbus
£98Vueling
Tue
8 Feb
£66Thalys
£9Flixbus
£58Vueling
Wed
9 Feb
£75Thalys
£9Flixbus
£103Swiss
Thu
10 Feb
£66Thalys
£9Flixbus
£104Air Dolomiti
Fri
11 Feb
£66Thalys
£9Flixbus
£120Vueling
Sat
12 Feb
£54Thalys
£10Flixbus
£76Swiss
Sun
13 Feb
£75Thalys
£10Flixbus
£78Vueling
Mon
14 Feb
£54Thalys
£10Flixbus
£59Vueling
Tue
15 Feb
£46Thalys
£9Flixbus
£82tab
Wed
16 Feb
£32Thalys
£9Flixbus
£82Swiss
Thu
17 Feb
£46Thalys
£9Flixbus
£74Vueling
Fri
18 Feb
£51Thalys
£10Flixbus
£83Lufthansa Cityline

Travel Information between Ghent and Paris

distanceDistance163 miles (263 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£9 - £334
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £9 • 3 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £46 • 1 h 59 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa or Thalys

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 163 miles (263 km) between Ghent and Paris. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 59 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £9. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Lufthansa or Thalys among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or flight from Ghent to Paris.

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FAQs

What are the international travel restrictions for France due to COVID-19 if I’m travelling between Ghent and Paris?

International travel from Ghent, Belgium to Paris, France is: Partially open.

Can I enter France if coming from Belgium?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What measures do I need to follow in Paris, France due to the pandemic?

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

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 28/01/2022; 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 Ghent and Paris.

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Belgium from Paris, France?

The current restriction level for returning to Ghent, Belgium from France is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Ghent, Belgium from Paris, France?

Reentering Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

Which rules do I need to follow in Ghent, Belgium regarding COVID-19?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 27/01/2022. 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 Ghent from Paris here.

How do you get from Ghent to Paris?

You can travel from Ghent to Paris 3 different ways: coach, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Paris from Ghent?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Ghent to Paris, which costs on average £9.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Paris:

A coach journey is usually £325 less than a journey to Paris by plane, which costs on average £334 for the same trip.

A coach is £37 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Ghent to Paris costing on average £46.

What is the fastest way from Ghent to Paris?

The fastest way from Ghent to Paris is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 59 min.

Other travel options between Ghent and Paris can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 3 h 40 min   of travel time.

In comparison, travelling by flight can take you on average 3 h 20 min.

What is the distance from Ghent to Paris?

The Ghent to Paris distance is approximately 163 miles (263 km).

How many services a day are there to Paris from Ghent?

The average frequency per day from Ghent to Paris is:

  • Around 10 trains per day.

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

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Ghent to Paris:

  • Coaches from Ghent to Paris most often leave from Ghent and arrive in Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine).
  • Trains mostly depart from Gent St Pieters and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Which travel companies can take me from Ghent to Paris?

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

  • You can travel from Ghent to Paris by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £9 with Flixbus from Ghent to Paris.
  • You can go to Paris from Ghent by plane with Lufthansa. You'll see cheap plane tickets for £334 with Lufthansa from Ghent to Paris on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Ghent to Paris with Thalys. Cheap tickets can be found for £46 with Thalys from Ghent to Paris.

Can I travel directly to Paris from Ghent?

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

  • You can check for a direct coach to Paris with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar.
  • You can find a direct flight to Paris with.

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

Where should I go next after I travel between Ghent and Paris?

Your journey from Ghent to Paris doesn't have to end in Paris. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Barcelona or Amsterdam. If you’d like to add London, Barcelona or Amsterdam to your Ghent to Paris trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Paris today!

How early should I book tickets to Paris from Ghent online for the best deals?

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

  • Coach tickets cost on average £9 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £334 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £46 one way.

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

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