Trains Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station)

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Trains Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station) - Facts 
  • Distance: 50 km
  • Fastest route: 35 minutes 
  • Number of trains: 78 
  • Changes: 0 
  • First train: 00:02 
  • Last train: 23:02 
  • Trains operator(s): NMBS / SNCB
  • Fare range: €9 - €11 
  • From price: €9
Cheap train tickets from Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station)!

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Every day 78 trains run between Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) and Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station). The distance is 50 kilometers and the fastest train journey takes 35 minutes. 

The earlier you book, the cheaper train tickets are. Just before departure, train tickets can be three to ten times more expensive. For this route the price difference from early booking to just before departure is  €9 - €11.

Train times / timetable

Find all train times in Europe here: travel from Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station) with NMBS / SNCB, the first train leaves at 00:02 and the last train at 23:02.

Train operators

NMBS / SNCB

NMBS is the Dutch name of the national railways in Belgium, SNCB is the French name. All major routes are served by NMBS-trains, like Brussels to Ghent, Bruges and Antwerp. 

SNCB / NMBS runs comfortable Intercity trains and regional trains. It is a major stakeholder in the Thalys from Brussels to Paris and the Eurostor from Brussels to London.
 
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Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station)

Railway Station Ghent

The Intercity and Regional trains of the NMBS/SNCB arrive and depart from Ghent St. Pieters station. Within the station you find a restaurant and shops. There are also left-luggage lockers. There are connecting bus and tram services from Ghent St. Pieters. 

  • Wifi: no
  • Lockers: yes
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid

To the city centre

  • Walking: 30 minutes
  • Bike: https://www.blue-bike.be/en
  • Tram: 20 minutes
  • Bus: 20 minutes
  • Taxi: yes
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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station)?
The average travel time between Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) and Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station) is 35 minutes. On average 78 trains per day run between Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) and Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station). The first train is leaving Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) at 00:02 and the last at 23:02. The prices for train tickets from Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station) start from €9.

How much does it cost to take the train from Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station)?
The train fares for tickets from Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station) start from €9. If you book early you have more chance to buy cheap train tickets from Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station). Sometimes tickets cost up to 4-5 times more just before departure than at the time the sales period starts.

How do I get from Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station)?
On average 78 trains per day run between Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) and Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station). The number of changes on this route is 0. Trains are one of the best ways to travel around Europe, they are fast, convenient and if you book on time there are often great deals. Fares for trains from Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station) start from €9.

How long is the train ride from Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station)?
The average travel time between Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) and Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station) is 35 minutes. Every day 78 runs between Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) and Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station) and the number of changes is 0. Train times can vary at any time of the day - check our rail planner for all the actual train times.

How far is Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) from Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station) by train?
The distance between Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) and Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station) is 50 kilometers. The average travel time is 35 minutes and there are approximately 78 trains per day running between Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) and Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station). The first train leaves from Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) at 00:02 and the last one at 23:02.

Which trains run from Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station)?
The following railway companies operate on the route between Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) and Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station): NMBS / SNCB. The average travel time is 35 minutes, the distance is 50 kilometers and fares start from €9.

How to buy cheap train tickets from Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station)?
Book your train tickets from Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station) as early as possible - sometimes it saves 4-5 times than booking just before departure. If rail tickets between Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) and Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station) are already available try to avoid peak times and / or travel on Tuesday or Thursday. Train tickets from Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station) start from €9.

Do prices go down for trains Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station)?
Unfortunately, no - there are no last minutes. Train tickets from Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) to Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station) only become more expensive the closer to departure time. The only way to purchase cheap train tickets is to book as early as possible. In general, it is more economical to travel between Brussel Centraal (Old City Centre, Altstadt, Oude Binnenstad) and Gent-Sint-Pieters (Main station) on Tuesday or Thursday, avoid peak times and / or travel late in the morning or in the early afternoon.

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