Ghent is only 45 minutes from the international airport of Zaventem 'Brussel Airport' (www.brusselsairport.be/en/), where flights arrive from and depart to more than 70 destinations. On the lowest level you will find the airport’s own railway station, Brussel-Nationaal-Luchthaven, accessible by lift and escalator from the arrivals hall. There are several connections to Ghent (www.b-rail.be/main/E/)
Brussels South/Charleroi airport is 70 minutes from Ghent (www.charleroi-airport.com/en/brussels-south-charleroi-airport/index.html). There are more than 20 bus connections from the airport to the capital every day (www.charleroi-airport.com/en/passengers/acces-and-parking/index.html). From there frequent train connections to Ghent are available. There are also bus connections from the airport to Charleroi-Sud railway station. Trains for Ghent can also be boarded there. A ticket that combines the bus and train services can be purchased at the Airport Ticket Desk.