Compare train tickets from Ghent to Ballstädt
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|Fastest train||8h 1m|
|Trains per day||34|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Ghent to Ballstädt during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train 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, train 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 train 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 train.
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.
What is the price of a train ticket from Ghent to Ballstädt?
In the last month, $106.05 was the average price of a train ticket from Ghent, VOV to Ballstädt, TH. You are more likely to find a ticket at this price or lower if you book online in advance of your travel date.
How long is the train journey from Ghent to Ballstädt?
The distance between Ghent and Ballstädt is approximately 304 miles, or 489 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 12 hours and 34 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 1 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Ghent to Ballstädt are the most crowded on Thursday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Thursday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Ghent at 7:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Ghent to Ballstädt?
There are 34 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Ballstädt to Ghent.
Which train should you take from Ghent to Ballstädt?
2 train services operate from Ghent, Oost-Vlaanderen to Ballstädt, Free State of Thuringia. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 24 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Deutsche Bahn||24||12h 20m||$121.49|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||10||13h 7m||$68.99|
Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Ghent to Ballstädt start from $61, and on average cost $121. Daily there are 24 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Ballstädt. Deutsche Bahn in Ghent leaves from Merelbeke and 4 other stations. And in Ballstädt trains arrive at Ballstädt(Gotha), From Ghent to Ballstädt train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 12 hours and 20 minutes. If you are looking to get to Ballstädt faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 1 minutes.
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Ghent to Ballstädt start from $61, and on average cost $69. Daily there are 10 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Ballstädt. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Ghent leaves from Gentbrugge and 3 other stations. And in Ballstädt trains arrive at Ballstädt(Gotha), From Ghent to Ballstädt train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 13 hours and 7 minutes. If you are looking to get to Ballstädt faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 8 hours and 1 minutes.
Where is the train station in Ghent?
Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 5 stops and stations in Ghent where you can board the train:
- Gent St Pieters
Where is the train station in Ballstädt?
Ballstädt has one train station: