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Ghent to Oostende by train

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    59 kilometres
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Travelling from Ghent to Oostende by train

Fast trains from Ghent to Oostende take around 38 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 59 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ghent and Oostende.

1. Are there direct trains from Ghent to Oostende?

Direct trains from Ghent to Oostende have been found.

We usually find around 62 direct trains on the route from Ghent to Oostende every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 60 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Ghent to Oostende?

The Ghent to Oostende train travel time is normally about 38 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Ghent to Oostende train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Oostende is usually scheduled to depart Ghent around 06:10 and the last train is around 23:40. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Ghent around 06:38, and the last at 23:38.

When to book Ghent to Oostende train tickets?

Trains in Belgium usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Ghent to Oostende by train.

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Which train companies operate between Ghent and Oostende?

More than one train company operates on the route from Ghent to Oostende, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • InterCity
  • Intercites
  • Intercités

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.