How to get to Ghent from Hamburg

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from Hamburg to Ghent

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

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

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Travel Information to Ghent from Hamburg

distanceDistance317 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, coach or flight
priceTicket price range£22 - £88
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £22 • 10 h
fastestFastest modeFlight • £88 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, Brussels Airlines or Deutsche Bahn

Take a train, coach or flight to travel 317 miles between Hamburg and Ghent. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are FlixBus, Brussels Airlines or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Hamburg to Ghent.

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Deutsche Bahn

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Travel on Lufthansa, FlixBus and Deutsche Bahn travel to Ghent from Hamburg at great prices. Omio finds you travel times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of travel services and makes on average about 40,000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of travel includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Hamburg to Ghent travel.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      Germany's largest airline is Lufthansa. Fly from Hamburg 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: Hamburg 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 Hamburg to Ghent.

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

        The cheapest way to go to Ghent from Hamburg is by taking a coach, which costs on average £22.

        This is compared to other ways of getting from Hamburg to Ghent:

        Taking a coach costs £66 less than taking a flight, which costs on average £88 for the same trip.

        A coach is £50 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Hamburg to Ghent costing on average £73.

        The fastest way from Hamburg to Ghent is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

        There are alternative travel options to Ghent that take longer:

        Coach takes 10 h on average.

        Getting to Ghent by train takes 7 h 10 min on average.

        The distance from Hamburg to Ghent is approximately 317 miles.

        The average frequency per day from Hamburg to Ghent is:

        • 4 coaches per day.
        • 5 trains per day.

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

        • Coaches mostly leave from Hamburg, Zentraler Omnibusbahnhof and tend to arrive in Gent, Ghent.
        • Trains from Hamburg to Ghent most often leave from Hamburg Hbf and arrive in Ghent St Pieters.

        The following travel companies offer services from Hamburg to Ghent:

        • Travel with FlixBus or BlaBlaCar to go to Ghent by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find FlixBus Hamburg to Ghent tickets on Omio for £22.
        • Brussels Airlines, CityJet, Lufthansa or Eurowings can get you to Ghent by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Brussels Airlines from Hamburg to Ghent for £88 on Omio.
        • Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain can take you to Ghent by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Hamburg to Ghent for £73.

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

        • Direct coaches with FlixBus with 1 direct coach per day.

        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 from Hamburg to Ghent.

        Looking to extend your trip from Hamburg to Ghent? Many Omio customers who go from Hamburg to Ghent usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Brussels, Bruges, Amsterdam, Paris or Charleroi. If you're looking to explore Brussels, Bruges, Amsterdam, Paris or Charleroi from Ghent, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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