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Sint-Niklaas to Genk by train

The journey from Sint-Niklaas to Genk by train is 60.59 mi and takes 3 hr 19 min. There are 34 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:02 AM and the last at 10:29 PM. It is possible to travel from Sint-Niklaas to Genk by train for as little as $22.84 or as much as $23.71. The best price for this journey is $22.84.

Lowest Price$22.84
Journey Duration3 hr 19 min
Connection per Day34
Lowest Price$22.84
Highest Price$23.71
First Departure12:02 AM
Last Departure10:29 PM
Distance60.59 mi
DepartureSint-Niklaas
ArrivalGenk
CarriersDB - Intercity, Regional

Sint-Niklaas to Genk Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Sint-Niklaas to Genk?

The prices for train tickets from Sint-Niklaas to Genk vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Sint-Niklaas to Genk will cost $22.84. The average train ticket price is approximately $23.25. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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On average, you can expect to spend around $23.25 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 Sint-Niklaas to Genk.

How long is the journey from Sint-Niklaas to Genk by train?

The average journey time is 3 hr 19 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 60.59 mi from Sint-Niklaas to Genk. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Sint-Niklaas to Genk to take longer than 3 hr 19 min. In order to get from Sint-Niklaas to Genk faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Sint-Niklaas and Genk will complete the journey in 2 hr 22 min. On average, it will take you about 3 hr 19 min to travel the 60.59 mi between Sint-Niklaas and Genk.

Which stations can I use on the Sint-Niklaas to Genk route?

You will be able to leave Sint-Niklaas by using stations such as . These connect you to stations including in Genk. 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 Sint-Niklaas or in Genk, for your convenience while traveling.

How many times a day do journeys run from Sint-Niklaas to Genk?

The exact number of journeys from Sint-Niklaas to Genk can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 34 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Sint-Niklaas to Genk. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Sint-Niklaas to Genk varies, but in general, you can expect to find 0 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 34 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Sint-Niklaas to Genk. 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 Sint-Niklaas to Genk
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Sint-Niklaas to Genk.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Sint-Niklaas to Genk, 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 Sint-Niklaas to Genk.

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 Sint-Niklaas - Genk train tickets can be found for as low as $15.40 if you’re lucky, or $16.27 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $22.84.

Find the best day to travel to Genk by train

When travelling to Genk 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.

While not as swift as the high-speed ICE trains, Deutsche Bahn’s InterCity trains boast speeds up to 200km/h, offering spacious carriages and dining options. Operating across numerous German routes, such as Cologne-Hamburg, these trains also extend to international destinations, including Amsterdam and Luxembourg. Some routes even feature double-deck trains.

Ticket types and facilities from Sint-Niklaas to Genk

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by DB - Intercity when traveling from Sint-Niklaas to Genk.

Second Class

On SBB Intercity trains, in addition to basic amenities for Second Class ticket, there's a Family Zone specially designed to offer comfort for families with children. If you get hungry during the journey, you can enjoy tasty meals in the restaurant carriage.
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First Class

In the First Class of SBB Intercity, you can benefit from personal power socket, more comfortable seats, and larger luggage space. Some IC trains also offer quiet zones and business areas.
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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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Deutsche Bahn is rolling out free WiFi on their IC trains, with some already offering the service.
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All seats in both classes have power sockets on DB IC trains.
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On IC trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Deutsche Bahn's Mobility Service provides assistance for boarding, disembarking, and train transfers. Staff are on hand to address questions and ensure a smooth trip.
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On the DB IC trains, there's a restaurant for meals or a bistro for snacks. You can eat at the bistro or in your seat. First Class passengers get free food at their seat. The menu changes but always has local food, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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Intercity trains have air-conditioned sections.
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For IC trains, a ticket and reservation are required for bicycles, with the reservation cost included. Bikes are typically stored in second class carriages, though your seat may be elsewhere.
Services on board DB - Intercity and Regional from Sint-Niklaas to Genk
Compare services on board when travelling from Sint-Niklaas to Genk by train.
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Sint-Niklaas to Genk CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
6.83kg
Bus
7.31kg
Flight
19.5kg
Car
15.6kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Sint-Niklaas to Genk by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Sint-Niklaas and Genk are 6.83kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Sint-Niklaas and Genk? By taking the train between Sint-Niklaas and Genk you will save 12.67kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.48kg compared to a bus and 8.77kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Sint-Niklaas to Genk?
A train ticket from Sint-Niklaas to Genk is $23.25. 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 $22.84.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Sint-Niklaas to Genk?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Sint-Niklaas to Genk is $22.84. 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 Sint-Niklaas and Genk by train?
Sint-Niklaas to Genk is 60.59 mi.
How long does the train between Sint-Niklaas and Genk take?
Sint-Niklaas to Genk is on average 3 hr 19 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hr 22 min.
Which companies operate from Sint-Niklaas to Genk?
The train journey from Sint-Niklaas to Genk is covered by 1 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: DB - Intercity and Regional.
How many train connections per day go from Sint-Niklaas to Genk?
Sint-Niklaas to Genk has 34 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Sint-Niklaas to Genk leave?
The earliest train from Sint-Niklaas to Genk departs at 12:02 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 Sint-Niklaas to Genk depart?
The latest train from Sint-Niklaas to Genk departs at 10:29 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 Sint-Niklaas to Genk 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 $22.84 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.
From which stations can I leave from Sint-Niklaas to Genk?
There are 1 station(s) that you can depart from Sint-Niklaas to go to Genk. You can go from Saint Nicolas and you can arrive at Bokrijk and Genk Central Bus Station.
What's the fastest journey time between Sint-Niklaas to Genk by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Sint-Niklaas and Genk is 2 hr 22 min.
Is there a direct train from Sint-Niklaas to Genk?
Yes, there is a direct train between Sint-Niklaas and Genk.
What are the CO2 emissions for Sint-Niklaas to Genk by train?
The train journey from Sint-Niklaas to Genk creates 6.83kg of CO2 emissions.

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