How to get from Manchester to Ghent

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Travel Information between Manchester and Ghent

distanceDistance301 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£3 - £43
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £3 • 6 h 18 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £43 • 1 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Ryanair

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 301 miles between Manchester and Ghent. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £3. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Ryanair among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Manchester to Ghent.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester 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 Manchester to Ghent.

There are 4 ways to get from Manchester to Ghent: coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from Manchester to Ghent is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £3 compared to other travel options to Ghent:

A train is £31 less than a coach for this trip with tickets for a coach from Manchester to Ghent costing on average £33.

A train journey is usually £40 less than a journey to Ghent by plane, which costs on average £43 for the same trip.

The fastest way from Manchester to Ghent is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 20 min.

Other travel options to Ghent from Manchester can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 13 h 55 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by train can take 6 h 18 min   on average.

The Manchester to Ghent distance is approximately 301 miles.

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Ghent is:

  • 1 coach a day.
  • 5 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Manchester and Ghent as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train 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 board their coach from Manchester, Coach Station and arrive in Ghent.
  • Most travellers take a train from Manchester Piccadilly to Gent St Pieters.

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Ghent by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Manchester to Ghent for £33.
  • Ryanair can get you to Ghent by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Ryanair from Manchester to Ghent for £43 on Omio.
Looking to extend your trip from Manchester to Ghent? Many Omio customers who go from Manchester to Ghent usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Brussels, Bruges or Amsterdam. If you're looking to explore Brussels, Bruges or Amsterdam from Ghent, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Coach tickets cost on average £33 one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing £43 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £3 one way.

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

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