You can get from Paris to Ghent by train, bus or flight.
To get from Paris to Ghent on 23 Jan we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||163 miles (263 km)|
|Available travel modes||Flight, coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£9 - £89|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £9 • 3 h 45 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £32 • 2 h 2 min|
|Popular travel companies||Swiss, Flixbus or Thalys|
Take a flight, coach or train to travel 163 miles (263 km) to Ghent from Paris. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 2 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 route are Swiss, Flixbus or Thalys among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight or coach from Paris to Ghent.
International travel from Paris, France to Ghent, Belgium is: Partially open.
Entry into Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Belgium must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 20/01/2022; 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 to Ghent from Paris.
The current restriction level for returning to Paris, France from Belgium is: Partially open.
Reentering France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
All travellers returning to France must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 21/01/2022. 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 Paris from Ghent here.
There are 3 ways that you can travel between Paris and Ghent. You can take a flight, coach or train.
The cheapest way from Paris to Ghent is by taking a coach. You can find average ticket prices around £9 compared to other travel options to Ghent:
A coach journey is usually £81 less than a journey to Ghent by plane, which costs on average £89 for the same trip.
A coach is £23 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Paris to Ghent costing on average £32.
The fastest way from Paris to Ghent is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 2 min.
Other travel options to Ghent from Paris can usually take longer:
In comparison, travelling by flight can take you on average 3 h.
In comparison, getting to Ghent by coach can take on average 3 h 45 min.
Ghent is approximately 163 miles (263 km) away from Paris.
The average frequency per day from Paris to Ghent is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Ghent from Paris as scheduled services by flight, coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Paris to Ghent:
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Yes, there are direct services available from Paris to Ghent with the following travel operators:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Ghent as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Ghent from Paris.
Before travelling from Paris to Ghent, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Paris to Ghent tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.