How to get to Ghent from Manchester

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from Manchester to Ghent

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

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

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Travel Information from Manchester to Ghent

distanceDistance301 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, coach or flight
priceTicket price range£30 - £512
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £30 • 16 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £96 • 3 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, Ryanair or Virgin Trains

Take a train, coach or flight to travel 301 miles between Manchester and Ghent. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are FlixBus, Ryanair or Virgin Trains among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Manchester to Ghent.

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You can travel by travel to Ghent from Manchester with Ryanair and Brussels Airlines. When you search Omio for times and tickets, we’ll show you the best deals available.

Brussels Airlines is Belgium’s leading airline. Check the ticket fares for your travel to Ghent from Manchester: Economy Classic, Economy Flex and Business.

    FAQs: Manchester 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 Manchester to Ghent.

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

    The cheapest way to travel between Manchester and Ghent is a coach with an average price of £30.

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

    A coach is £67 less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Manchester to Ghent costing on average £96.

    Taking a coach costs £482 less than taking a train, which costs on average £512 for the same trip.

    The fastest way to get to Ghent from Manchester is by flight with an average travel time of 3 h 40 min.

    Other travel options to Ghent take longer:

    Getting to Ghent by coach takes 16 h 5 min on average.

    Taking a train requires on average 6 h 6 min of travel time.

    The Manchester to Ghent distance is approximately 301 miles.

    The average frequency per day from Manchester to Ghent is:

    • 6 trains a day.

    However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Manchester 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 Manchester to Ghent:

    • Most travellers take a coach from Manchester, Coach Station to Gent, Ghent.
    • Most travellers catch their train from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Ghent St Pieters.

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

    • You can travel between Manchester and Ghent by coach with FlixBus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £30 with FlixBus from Manchester to Ghent.
    • You can travel from Manchester to Ghent by flight with Ryanair or Brussels Airlines. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £31 with Ryanair from Manchester to Ghent.
    • You can travel from Manchester to Ghent by train with Virgin Trains. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £512 with Virgin Trains from Manchester to Ghent.

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

    • You'll find direct coaches with.
    • You'll find direct flights with.
    • You can travel directly by train with.

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

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

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