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Buses from Ghent to Antwerp

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Ghent - Antwerp Bus Schedule

Journey Information

There are 3 intercity buses per day from Ghent to Antwerp. Traveling by bus from Ghent to Antwerp usually takes around one hour, but the fastest FlixBus bus can make the trip in 55 minutes.

Distance32 mi (51 km)
Shortest duration0h 55m
Cheapest price$5.70
Trips per day3
Most frequent serviceFlixBus
Bus lines1

What bus companies travel from Ghent to Antwerp?

On Wanderu there is one intercity bus company that operates from Ghent to Antwerp. FlixBus is the only company that connects the two cities by bus available on Wanderu. Fortunately, it has multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

BusDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
FlixBus31h 1m$9.93
  • FlixBus


    Book FlixBus from Ghent to Antwerp from $6. There are 3 FlixBus schedules from Ghent to Antwerp and you can expect on average to pay for a FlixBus ticket to Antwerp. In Ghent, FlixBus departs to Antwerp from Oktrooiplein and no other station. In Antwerp, FlixBus arrives at Central Station and no other station.

    An average trip on FlixBus from Ghent to Antwerp takes 1 hours and 1 minutes , while the fastest available FlixBus trip will get you to Antwerp in 0 hours and 55 minutes .

    On weekends, FlixBus offers 3 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway trip to Antwerp.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by bus from Ghent to Antwerp during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our bus partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, bus carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all bus passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the bus.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the bus ride?

The bus takes an average of one hour to cover the 51 kilometers from Ghent to Antwerp. However, the fastest bus only takes 55 minutes. You'll have just enough time for a small nap on this relatively short bus trip. Keep in mind that your actual bus may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

What is the busiest day of the week to travel by bus?

"Tuesday is usually the day of the week when buses are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Friday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go."

When do the earliest and latest buses leave Ghent?

The first bus leaves at 10:00am and the last bus leaves at 5:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Ghent to Antwerp, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

How many bus departures serve Antwerp each day?

There are 3 scheduled buses that travel from Ghent to Antwerp every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct buses which you can take the entire route from Oost-Vlaanderen to Antwerpen without transferring.

Station Information

Where does the bus leave from in Ghent?

Departure stations

Most buses depart from the main station in Ghent.

All bus stations in Ghent:

  • Oktrooiplein

Where does the bus arrive in Antwerp?

Arrival stations

All buses from Ghent arrive at one main station in Antwerp.

Bus stations in Antwerp:

  • Central Station

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