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There are a number of different ways to get to Ghent but travelling by bus has many benefits. By travelling with FlixBus, you can save money with our cheap bus tickets and you can do your part in saving the environment, as bus travel is the most environmentally-friendly method!
It's really easy to buy a bus ticket to Ghent with FlixBus: you can book online on our website simply selecting your departure and arrival cities, and picking your favourite date to travel. The best way to find cheap tickets though is by using the free FlixBus App and keep your ticket always in your pocket!
There is one bus stop in the city. You can find its location on the map on this page.
Buses are one of the most convenient ways to travel and FlixBus is among the cheapest to get to Ghent! Depending on where you are travelling from, getting to Ghent with FlixBus can cost as little as 4,00 €!
Using your FlixBus ticket to go to Ghent is easy! If you book online, you recieve a PDF booking confirmation via e-mail containing a QR code which serves as your bus ticket. If you book through the FlixBus App instead, your ticket is automatically stored there. In both cases, no need to print the ticket: simply show it digitally to the driver and you are ready to board the bus, sit back and relax.
You can reserve a seat on your journey to Ghent during the booking process. Subject to availability, you can choose your seat from a number of categories, including panorama seats - for a better view during your trip, table seats - for more comfort and bed seats- ideal for a restful journey. Check out our seat reservation price list for more information.
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You can book your bus ticket for FlixBus from as little as 4,00 € EUR. You buy your ticket most easily on or in the app. Book in time to get the best price.

Things to do in Ghent

About Ghent

Located at the meeting point of the rivers Lys and Scheldt, Ghent is one of the most beautiful cities in Belgium. With around 250,000 inhabitants, this city boasts an amazing history and a rich past, with some of Europe’s most beautiful architecture. Walking through the streets of Ghent is like traveling to the past: cathedrals, churches, castles and old houses offer its visitors some amazing views! When your bus arrives to Ghent, visit the Castle of the Counts. It is a great place to visit for the whole family and is located in the heart of the city! This medieval castle, which was first built in the Middle Ages has been restored to its original condition renovated in 1885 and. During your trip to Ghent you can also visit Klein Begijnhof, a small, beautiful, and historical quarter. Beautiful architecture, unique small shops and the vibrating culture are only a few of the things that will make you fall for this jewel of Belgium. Travel with FlixBus to Ghent and discover it yourself!

Places of Interest in Ghent

The old city of Ghent is one of the main reasons to travel to this amazing city. Here you can find the main tourists attractions, like the Cathedral of St. Bavo, the Belfry, the Town Hall and the Old Market Area. The Cathedral of St. Bavo lasted until the 16th century, richly decorated with gothic style and unique paintings in its interior. The Belfry is the symbol of Ghent’s independence as it was built in the 14th century. The Town Hall, called ‘Stadhuis,’ is a magnificent building and is one of the most outstanding of the city. This unique building is really worth visiting after your bus has dropped you off in Ghent. During medieval times, the Old Market was the heart of Ghent. Nowadays you can visit the restored building and even have a look inside. If you prefer visiting museums then you should visit the Museum of Ghent ‘STAM,’ where you can find out even more about the city. As one of the richest cities in Belgium, the historical collection that this museum hold is unique to say the least. It includes paintings, jewellery, ceramics and much more. You can also visit the Museum of Fine Art, which contains paintings from the 15th to the 20th centuries. Book your bus trip to Ghent today - an incredible city waiting to be discovered!

Culture and History of Ghent

There is proof that the first settlements in the Ghent territory date back to prehistoric times. Regardless, the city really started to form in the Middle Ages, when the Abbey of Saint Peter was built and the region began trading. Ghent became a very important city in terms of trade during the 11th and 12th centuries, mostly because of the cloth production. During this time the construction of the Castle of the Counts began. During the reign of Philip II, the city suffered from the religious conflicts between Catholics and Protestants. However, peace eventually set upon the city during the 18th century when Ghent became a part of the French Empire. The city then experienced a progressive growth and tripled its number of inhabitants. Today, with a rich and vibrant culture Ghent is the capital of the province of East-Flanders. During your trip to Ghent, you should visit one of its many concerts, festivals or fairs. The Light Festival takes place every three years where international light artists light up the city. There is so much to discover when your bus arrives to the city of Ghent!

Nightlife in Ghent

When traveling by bus to Ghent you will see a completely new side of this wonderful city in the evening. After the sun sets, Ghent is even more spectacular when it’s beautiful buildings glow in dazzling light, creating a magical atmosphere. There is a lot to do and see in Ghent, from cafes and cinemas to concerts, theatres and clubs. If you would like to spend the night dancing and enjoying some good music, you should visit “Culture Club,” one of the city’s most popular nightclubs. There are also a lot of bars and clubs in and around the city centre. In the Make Up or in Club Central you can dance and party all night long. If you are more set to a quiet night in town, try one of the nice wine bars or trendy pubs in the city. If you are traveling to Ghent for the nightlife, you will not be disappointed!

Interesting Facts about Ghent

Ghent is often compared to Bruges for its beauty and imposing architecture. The city famous throughout Europe for its diverse culture with such a broad selection of museums and art galleries - which will make your bus trip unforgettable. The old town of Ghent also has many public central squares, which forms the largest car-free area in Belgium. Ghent is the perfect city for an afternoon stroll! When you travel by bus to Ghent, you can also enjoy the city’s architecture, a true privilege for any traveler. Visit “Design museum Gent” and experience an array of furnishings dating from the Renaissance. The “City Museum for Contemporary Art,” more commonly abbreviated to “S.M.A.K,” is home to a permanent collection of fascinating art from both national and international artists. Book your bus trip today and do not miss your chance of discovering Ghent!

Surrounding Areas of Ghent

Located in East Flanders, Ghent is the perfect place to discover the beautiful landscape of Belgium. There are many beautiful cities close to Ghent, so it is definitely worth visiting them too. The medieval city of Bruges is only 50 km away from Ghent and is a popular attraction for travelers, a famous city distinguished by its canals. You can also travel by bus to Brussels! Less than 60km away from Ghent, the capital of Belgium is one of the must-see cities if you are considering traveling to the surrounding areas of Ghent. If you want to stay a little closer, just take a trip across the river Lys and enjoy the beautiful and scenic landscape before hopping on your bus back home!

Buses to Ghent

Find the cheapest buses to Ghent

Looking for cheap tickets to Ghent? We’ve got you covered with buses to Ghent costing from as little as 4,00 € – and you can save even more when you book online in advance. FlixBus runs many connections in Belgium and in many other countries so no matter where you’re traveling from, we've got a route suitable for you. Whether you’re in town for a day or a week, hop on board and enjoy traveling in style with our free Wi-Fi and comfortable seats. It’s easy to book your ticket, with purchasing options to suit everyone. Book online, in person at a sales point, or on our FlixBus App. You can also use the App to manage your booking up until you travel, and it’ll act as your ticket too – simply show it to your driver when you board the bus. For the cheapest tickets, book on the App in advance – the earlier you book, the cheaper your ticket will be!

Why travel to Ghent with FlixBus

FlixBus is the cheapest and most convenient way of getting to Ghent. There is 1 stop in Ghent and you can reach it from 41 departure cities. Just check on the FlixBus network whether your city is connected as well! Booking a bus ticket with FlixBus is very simple: you can choose among several different payment methods, such as credit card, Paypal, Google and Apple Pay. Pay in total security online or on the free FlixBus App in advance, or pay in cash if you’re a spur of the moment traveler. In addition, don't forget that traveling by bus is one of the most environmentally-friendly options available, and you can help the planet by offsetting your carbon emissions when you travel with FlixBus!

Onboard services

Traveling to Ghent is a very comfortable experience: once you’re on board your FlixBus, you can sit back, relax and enjoy our services onboard. Our buses are equipped with toilets and power outlets, and to make your experience even nicer they offer free Wi-Fi and an entertainment system, so you can catch up on emails or watch your favorite show as we take you to Ghent. Do you usually like to travel and watch the landscape out of the window? Said and done: when you book your ticket, you can reserve your preferred seat choosing your favorite seating option available, and if you want some more space or privacy, you can even reserve the seat next to you for some extra-comfort! When it comes to luggages, be sure you can bring whatever you want to Ghent as FlixBus offers you one checked bag and one carry-on bag onboard for free included in your ticket!

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