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Taking the train from Ghent to Eindhoven in 2 hours 49 minutes

Thinking about taking the train from Ghent to Eindhoven? We've got you covered.

It usually takes around 3 hours 9 minutes to travel the 129 km from Ghent to Eindhoven by train, although you can get there in as little as 2 hours 49 minutes on the fastest services. You'll normally find around 19 trains per day running on this route. You'll need to make 2 changes along the way as there aren't any direct services on this line.

Train tickets from Ghent to Eindhoven start from $26.22 when you book in advance, which can be cheaper than buying them on the day. Start a search in our Journey Planner to check out the latest prices.

Keen to book your train tickets to Eindhoven? No need to wait, start a search with us today! If you want to find out a bit more about the journey first, you can find our train schedule below, tips on booking cheap tickets and our FAQs, including first and last train times.

Ghent to Eindhoven by train

It takes an average of 3h 9m to travel from Ghent to Eindhoven by train, over a distance of around 80 miles (129 km). There are normally 19 trains per day traveling from Ghent to Eindhoven and tickets for this journey start from $26.22 when you book in advance.

First train

04:27

Last train

23:40

Departure station

Ghent

Arrival station

Eindhoven

Journey time

2h 49m

Distance

129 miles (80 km)

Frequency

19 trains per day

Changes

2 changes

Price

From $26.22

Train and bus operators

Flixbus

Ghent to Eindhoven train times

Check out the next trains departing from Ghent to Eindhoven for Tuesday Feb 7th 2023. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
07:27 10:16 2h 49m, 2 changes
08:27 11:16 2h 49m, 2 changes
09:27 12:16 2h 49m, 2 changes
10:27 13:16 2h 49m, 2 changes
11:27 14:16 2h 49m, 2 changes
11:53 14:46 2h 53m, 2 changes
12:27 15:16 2h 49m, 2 changes
13:27 16:16 2h 49m, 2 changes
14:27 17:16 2h 49m, 2 changes
15:27 18:16 2h 49m, 2 changes

Cheap train tickets from Ghent to Eindhoven

The price of train tickets from Ghent to Eindhoven starts at $26.22 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Ghent to Eindhoven by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Ghent to Eindhoven

Want to know more about your journey from Ghent to Eindhoven? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Ghent to Eindhoven take?

The average journey time by train between Ghent and Eindhoven is 3 hours and 9 minutes, with around 19 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Ghent and Eindhoven by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Ghent to Eindhoven is 2 hours and 49 minutes.

How much does the train from Ghent to Eindhoven cost?

Train tickets from Ghent to Eindhoven can start from as little as $26.22 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Ghent to Eindhoven?

No, there are no direct train services from Ghent to Eindhoven. Travelling from Ghent to Eindhoven by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Ghent to Eindhoven leave?

The first train from Ghent to Eindhoven leaves at 04:27. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Ghent to Eindhoven leave?

The last train from Ghent to Eindhoven leaves at 23:40. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Ghent and Eindhoven by train?

Trains travelling from Ghent to Eindhoven cover a distance of around 80 miles (129 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Eindhoven to Ghent.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Ghent to Eindhoven for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/07/2023. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 12/26/2022 for travel on 12/26/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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