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Ghent to Utrecht by train

  • First train
    05:27
  • Last train
    20:35
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 1m
  • Distance
    152 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    19
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 29m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Ghent to Utrecht by train

Fast trains from Ghent to Utrecht take around 3 hours and 1 minute, covering a distance of approximately 152 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ghent and Utrecht.

1. Are there direct trains from Ghent to Utrecht?

Journeys between Ghent and Utrecht usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 21 departures on the route from Ghent to Utrecht every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 36 departures.

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

The Ghent to Utrecht train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 1 minute, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Utrecht is usually scheduled to depart Ghent around 05:27 and the last train is around 20:28. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Ghent around 06:27, and the last at 20:35.

When to book Ghent to Utrecht train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 7 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 Utrecht by train.

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Which train companies operate between Ghent and Utrecht?

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

  • Eurostar
  • ICE
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Regional train
  • Regionalzug
  • Thalys

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.