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Trains Bruges to Ghent: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Bruges to Ghent?

Prices will vary when you travel from Bruges to Ghent. On average, though, you'll pay about $ 8.40 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $ 7.85, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

Bruges to Ghent by train

Best price $ 7.85
Journey duration 53 min
Connections per day 400
First departure 04:45
Last departure 23:58
Distance 24.2 mi
Departure Bruges
Arrival Ghent
Carriers Belgianrail, SNCF, SNCB

Ticket price Bruges - Ghent every day

$ 8.19
In 2 days
In 3 days
$ 5.85
In 4 days
In 5 days
$ 18.74
In 6 days

Route Summary by Train

Minimum price
$ 7.85
Maximum price
$ 30.58

Bruges - Ghent


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$ 8.19

Saturday, July 2nd 2022
Bruges - Ghent
4:05pm - 4:55pm
CO2: 1.36kg

How long does the journey from Bruges to Ghent take by train?

The distance between Bruges and Ghent is around 24.2 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 53 min. However, the fastest routes between Bruges and Ghent take 20 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do departures from Bruges to Ghent leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Bruges to Ghent, which usually leaves at 04:45. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 23:58. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

When traveling from Bruges to Ghent by train, which stations can I use?

You can depart from Bruges at stations such as Bruges / Brugge, Lissewege, Brugge-Sint-Pieters, Brugge Sint-Pieters Station [De Lijn], Lissewege Toren [De Lijn], Brugge, Brugge Station Perron 5 [De Lijn] and Bruges-Saint-Pierre / Brugge-Sint-Pieters. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Ghent at the following stations: Gentbrugge, Merelbeke, Tronchiennes / Drongen, Gent-Sint-Pieters, Gent-Dampoort, Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters, Gent Dampoort A2 [De Lijn], Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort, Drongen and Wondelgem. Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Bruges and Ghent. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many times a day do departures from Bruges leave for Ghent?

If you want to get from Bruges to Ghent, you can travel with providers such as SNCB. You will find a maximum number of 400 departures per day. On average, there are 400 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 138 direct journeys between Bruges and Ghent. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 262 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.


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