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Liège to Ghent by train

The journey from Liège to Ghent by train is 85.81 mi and takes 1 hr 37 min. There are 19 connections per day, with the first departure at 4:20 AM and the last at 7:01 PM. It is possible to travel from Liège to Ghent by train for as little as $31.10 or as much as $82.62. The best price for this journey is $31.10.

Lowest Price$31.10
Journey Duration1 hr 37 min
Connection per Day19
Lowest Price$31.10
Highest Price$82.62
First Departure4:20 AM
Last Departure7:01 PM
Distance85.81 mi
DepartureLiège
ArrivalGhent
CarriersEurostar, Deutsche BahnMore

Liège to Ghent Train Times

Departure date
Tuesday, Jul 16, 2024

Your journey from Liège to Ghent with Virail

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Liège to Ghent?

When you're traveling from Liège to Ghent, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $36.45. You might be able to find prices as low as $31.10, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $36.45 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Liège to Ghent.

How long is the journey from Liège to Ghent by train?

The journey between Liège and Ghent by train is approximately 85.81 mi. It will take you more or less 1 hr 37 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey from Liège to Ghent covers a distance of 85.81 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 1 hr 37 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 1 hr 25 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Liège to Ghent faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

Which stations can I use on the Liège to Ghent route?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Liège and Ghent. You can start your journey in Liège at stations such as Bressoux,Liège - Guillemins,Liège-Palais. These connect to stations including Gent Dampoort,Gent - St Pieters,Merelbeke in Ghent. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Liège to Ghent.

How many times a day do journeys run from Liège to Ghent?

The route from Liège to Ghent is served by providers including . From this list of transport providers, there are up to departures each day. However, this exact number will vary. On average, journeys depart from Liège 19 times per day. This number includes all the transport providers that serve the route. When traveling from Liège to Ghent, you may choose to use an indirect route, involving connections. If you prefer not to do this, you will find an average of 14 direct journeys each day. However, indirect routes open up more possibilities for flexible travelers. On average, there are 5 journeys with one change or more each day. These numbers are all averages. They can slightly vary depending on the day of the week, the season of the year, local festivals, and other factors. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Liège to Ghent. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Liège to Ghent
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Liège to Ghent.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Liège to Ghent, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Liège to Ghent.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Liège - Ghent train tickets can be found for as low as $25.65 if you’re lucky, or $30.45 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $48.59.

Find the best day to travel to Ghent by train

When travelling to Ghent by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Deutsche Bahn is the German national railway company headquartered in Berlin, Germany which operates an extensive rail network throughout Germany, including high-speed intercity trains (ICE), regional trains, and local commuter trains.

Eurostar is a high-speed passenger train service connecting London with several cities in mainland Europe, including Paris, Brussels, and Amsterdam. Launched in 1994, Eurostar has since established itself as a popular mode of transportation for leisure and business travelers. With speeds reaching up to 300 km/h, Eurostar trains offer a fast and environmentally-friendly.

Ticket types and facilities from Liège to Ghent

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Eurostar when traveling from Liège to Ghent.

Standard

Eurostar Standard tickets are for budget-conscious travelers and the most widely available and affordable option. However, they have limited flexibility
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Standard Premier

Eurostar Standard Premier tickets offer a premium economy experience, ideal for work in quiet and comfort, but at a higher cost than Standard. This ticket includes extra legroom, complimentary meals, and access to magazines.
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Business Premier

Business Premier tickets are Eurostar's first-class option with top-level comfort and flexibility, but also the most expensive. With this ticket, you will have spacious seating, delectable meals served at your seat, access to exclusive lounges, and dedicated assistance.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Business Premier travelers and Eurostar™ carte blanche holders enjoy free wi-fi in lounges at select stations. Free wi-fi vouchers are available at Ashford's information desk. All trains also provide free wi-fi, connect via EurostarTrainsWiFi.
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Starting September 2012, a quiet coach option is available for Business and Standard Premier travelers at no extra cost.
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Every seat features UK and European power sockets. Business Premier and Standard Premier also include USB sockets.
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Your Eurostar ticket allows you to take a generous amount of luggage on board with no weight restrictions. You can carry two suitcases and one hand-held item, all labeled properly, as long as they don't exceed 85 cm in length. Baby strollers and pushchairs are allowed on board. You can also bring your bike or musical instrument, which will count as one of your two medium-sized luggage pieces as long as it is in a carrying case under 85 cm in length.
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Assistance for travelers with disabilities or the elderly is available at all stations. The type of assistance varies by location. Pre-booking at least 24 hours in advance is recommended, with a 60-minute prior arrival if not pre-booked.
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Café Métropole aboard Eurostar trains offers discounts for reusable cups. Unsold food is donated to Olio, benefiting London communities. Food in Standard Premier: Standard Premier offers international dishes throughout the day. Breakfast features fruits, pastries, and more until 10:14. After 10:15, enjoy a light meal, dessert, and drinks. Food in Business Premier: Business Premier's menu is curated by Michelin-starred chef Raymond Blanc OBE. Drinks, from tea to champagne, are available throughout the journey.
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Fresh air is constantly drawn in and filtered throughout the journey.
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Got a musical instrument or guitar under 85 cm? You can include it as part of your luggage on Eurostar. If you have a boxed bike, reserve a spot by reaching out to the Eurostar travel service (available on select trains). Folding and children's bikes under 85 cm are welcome, but they should be in a protective bag. Heads up: e-scooters and hoverboards are a no-go. Plus, you can bring along a pair of skis or a snowboard in addition to your luggage
Services on board Eurostar, Deutsche Bahn and Regional from Liège to Ghent
Compare services on board when travelling from Liège to Ghent by train.
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Liège to Ghent CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
9.67kg
Bus
10.36kg
Flight
27.62kg
Car
22.1kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Liège to Ghent by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Liège and Ghent are 9.67kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Liège and Ghent? By taking the train between Liège and Ghent you will save 17.95kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.69kg compared to a bus and 12.43kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Liège to Ghent?
A train ticket from Liège to Ghent is $36.45. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $31.10.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Liège to Ghent?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Liège to Ghent is $31.10. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Liège and Ghent by train?
Liège to Ghent is 85.81 mi.
How long does the train between Liège and Ghent take?
Liège to Ghent is on average 1 hr 37 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 25 min.
Which companies operate from Liège to Ghent?
The train journey from Liège to Ghent is covered by 3 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Eurostar, Deutsche Bahn, Regional and DB - Intercity.
How many train connections per day go from Liège to Ghent?
Liège to Ghent has 19 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Liège to Ghent leave?
The earliest train from Liège to Ghent departs at 4:20 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Liège to Ghent depart?
The latest train from Liège to Ghent departs at 7:01 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Liège to Ghent in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $31.10 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Liège to Ghent?
There are on average 14 direct connection(s) from Liège to go to Ghent.
What's the fastest journey time between Liège to Ghent by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Liège and Ghent is 1 hr 25 min.
Is there a direct train from Liège to Ghent?
Yes, there is a direct train between Liège and Ghent.
What are the CO2 emissions for Liège to Ghent by train?
The train journey from Liège to Ghent creates 9.67kg of CO2 emissions.

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