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Vienna to Ghent by train

  • First train
    05:30
  • Last train
    18:30
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    10hr 58m
  • Distance
    962 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    5
  • Avg. journey time
    13hr 41m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Vienna to Ghent by train

Fast trains from Vienna to Ghent take around 10 hours and 58 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 962 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Vienna and Ghent.

1. Are there direct trains from Vienna to Ghent?

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

We usually find around 5 departures on the route from Vienna to Ghent every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Vienna to Ghent train travel time is normally about 10 hours and 58 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Ghent is usually scheduled to depart Vienna around 05:30 and the last train is around 18:30. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Vienna around 06:30, and the last at 18:30.

When to book Vienna to Ghent train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 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 Vienna to Ghent by train.

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Which train companies operate between Vienna and Ghent?

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

  • Inter City Express
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Railjet

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

Ghent to Vienna by train

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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.