Buses from Ghent to Darmstadt
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There are 2 intercity buses per day from Ghent to Darmstadt. Traveling by bus from Ghent to Darmstadt usually takes around 14 hours, but the fastest FlixBus bus can make the trip in 10 hours and 10 minutes.
|Distance||232 mi (373 km)|
|Shortest duration||10h 0m|
|Most frequent service||FlixBus|
What bus companies travel from Ghent to Darmstadt?
There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Ghent to Darmstadt. FlixBus is the one bus line that serves this route. Although it's the sole option, there are a couple of different scheduled times to choose from.
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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 2 trips from Ghent to Darmstadt, and usually makes the trip in about 13 hours and 41 minutes. On your trip, you'll enjoy Wi-Fi and live GPS, as well as restrooms, air conditioning, and power outlets.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by bus from Ghent to Darmstadt 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.
Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the bus or in stations.
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 from Ghent to Darmstadt?
The bus takes an average of 14 hours to cover the 232 miles from Ghent to Darmstadt. However, the fastest bus only takes 10 hours and 10 minutes. It’s definitely on the longer side, so plan to get comfortable for a long road 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?
Travelers prefer riding the bus on Saturday to enjoy the weekend in Darmstadt. If you are planning to travel on a Saturday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.
On the other hand, Wednesday is typically the least busy day for bus travel on this route. If you're looking for some extra space on the bus, traveling mid-week is your best bet.
When do the earliest and latest buses leave Ghent?
The first bus leaves at 1:00am and the last bus leaves at 2:00pm. To see the times for all buses from Ghent to Darmstadt, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.
How many bus trips to Darmstadt are there per day?
There are usually only 2 buses per day from Ghent to Darmstadt. However, neither bus offers direct service, so you will have to get off your original vehicle to transfer buses during the trip.
Need more travel options? Consider taking the train from Ghent to Darmstadt; ticket prices start at $80.06.
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Darmstadt is a large city in the state of Hesse, near Frankfurt. It is known as Germany's City of Science due to the many scientific institutions and academies within the city's limits. A long list of notable landmarks makes Darmstadt a worthy destination to explore.
One of the most popular landmarks in the city is the ruins of Frankenstein Castle, which is said to have inspired the world-famous novel by Mary Shelley. Another is the St. Mary Magdalene Chapel, used by the Russian imperial family during their visit to the city. Finally, if you're a fan of quirky architecture, don't miss the art-nouveau museum Institut Mathildenhöhe Darmstadt or the Waldspirale, a colorful, spiraling residential building built in the 1990s.
To begin your Darmstadt adventure, catch a bus or train, both of which usually arrive at the Zweifalltorweg station. FlixBus and Sindbad connect Darmstadt to other cities by bus, and Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain, and Railjet provide travel by train. From Darmstadt, some of the most popular destinations are Stuttgart, Munich, Cologne, and Rotterdam.
Where does the bus leave from in Ghent?
Main departure station: Oktrooiplein
Most buses depart from the main station in Ghent.
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Where does the bus arrive in Darmstadt?
Main arrival station: Zweifalltorweg
All buses from Ghent arrive at one main station in Darmstadt.
All bus stations in Darmstadt:
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