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Trains Ghent to Ostend: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How much does it cost to get from Ghent to Ostend by train?

Prices will vary when you travel from Ghent to Ostend. On average, though, you'll pay about $ 11.49 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $ 11.37, 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.

Ghent to Ostend by train

Best price $ 11.37
Journey duration 1 h 8 min
Connections per day 252
First departure 02:08
Last departure 00:40
Distance 36.7 mi
Departure Ghent
Arrival Ostend
Carriers Belgianrail, SNCF, SNCB

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How much time will it take to go from Ghent to Ostend by train?

The journey between Ghent and Ostend by train usually takes 1 h 8 min to cover a distance of 37.3 mi. The shortest journey from Ghent to Ostend will take you 34 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Ostend quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

What time are the first and last departures from Ghent to Ostend?

The first departure of the night from Ghent to Ostend leaves at 02:08, while the last journey sets out at 00:40. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Ghent and Ostend. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking.

Which stations are used when traveling from Ghent to Ostend?

You will be able to leave Ghent by using stations such as Gent Sint-Pietersstation Perron 14 [De Lijn], Gent Sint-Pietersstation Perron 8 [De Lijn], Gent-Sint-Pieters, Gentbrugge, Tronchiennes / Drongen, Gand-Dampoort / Gent-Dampoort, Merelbeke, Drongen, Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters and Wondelgem. These connect you to stations including Eeklo Station Perron 2 [De Lijn], Eeklo, Oostende and Ostende / Oostende in Ostend. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in Ghent or in Ostend, for your convenience while traveling.

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

You will be able to travel from Ghent to Ostend using companies such as Belgianrail, SNCF and SNCB. Combined, these providers offer an average of 252 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to 341 departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Ghent to Ostend using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 54 direct connections from Ghent to Ostend each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 198 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week.


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