Buses from Ghent to Düsseldorf
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There are 2 intercity buses per day from Ghent to Düsseldorf. Traveling by bus from Ghent to Düsseldorf usually takes around 4 hours and 26 minutes, but the fastest Union Ivkoni bus can make the trip in 3 hours and 30 minutes.
|Distance||133 mi (214 km)|
|Shortest duration||3h 30m|
|Trips per day||1|
|Most frequent service||FlixBus|
What bus companies travel from Ghent to Düsseldorf?
There are two bus lines that have daily service from Ghent to Düsseldorf that you can search and book on Wanderu. However, each company only runs one bus per day.
First launched in Germany in 2013, FlixBus has become one of the largest intercity bus companies in Europe. Its fleet travels through nearly every country in Europe, including the U.K. FlixBus operates an average of 1 trips from Ghent to Düsseldorf, and usually makes the trip in about 5 hours and 15 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.
Union Ivkoni was founded in Bulgaria in 1992 and quickly expanded its operations throughout Europe. Popular routes include both shorter travels within one country and long-haul international trips. Their reliable buses offer amenities to make your trip comfortable, including air conditioning, extra legroom, and power outlets. Union Ivkoni usually operates 1 trips per day on the route from Ghent to Düsseldorf, and the trip usually takes 3 hours and 30 minutes to complete.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Ghent to Düsseldorf 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 4 hours and 26 minutes to cover the 214 kilometers from Ghent to Düsseldorf. However, the fastest bus only takes 3 hours and 30 minutes. In other words, you'll have plenty of time to rest and relax on the road. 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?
Friday is the busiest travel day for buses as people head from Ghent to Düsseldorf for the weekend. If you are planning to travel on a Friday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Sunday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you are looking for less crowded buses to Düsseldorf, book your ticket for the last day of the week.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Ghent?
The first bus leaves at 3:00am and the last bus leaves at 9:00am. To see the times for all buses from Ghent to Düsseldorf, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many buses are there each day?
There are usually only 2 buses per day from Ghent to Düsseldorf. One bus is a direct connection, meaning that you can stay on the same vehicle for the entire trip, without having to transfer onto a connecting bus at any point.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Ghent to Düsseldorf; ticket prices start at $63.74.
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Altstaft, the city's old town, fills its narrow streets with relaxed cafes and chic bars. If you're lucky enough to visit in the winter, Düsseldorf is home to one of Germany's best Christmas markets, hosted at Marktplatz.
To experience Düsseldorf's culture, you can opt to watch a performance in an opera or a theatre. Two of the top theaters are the Düsseldorfer Schauspielhaus and Roncalli’s Apollo Variete. Then, when the opera makes you feel sufficiently posh, you'll be ready to enter the pink, opulent palace of Schloss Benrath.
While nearly every corner in Düsseldorf is filled with shops to catch your eye, the most exclusive and luxury shops congregate on one street: Königsallee. However, if you prefer digging through thrift shops and poking into local boutiques, Lorettostrasse might be more your style.
Düsseldorf is home to one of the largest airports in the area, with flights to many international destinations. To view the German countryside from the ground, take a Deutsche Bahn train or a bus offered by several companies that run routes throughout Europe.
Where does the bus leave from in Ghent?
Ghent has two bus stations with service to Düsseldorf.
All bus stations in Ghent:
Where does the bus arrive in Düsseldorf?
All buses from Ghent arrive at one main station in Düsseldorf.
Bus stations in Düsseldorf:
Central Bus Station
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