Distance between Ghent and Bruges

The distance from Ghent to Bruges is 32 miles by road including 25 miles on motorways. Road takes approximately 37 minutes and goes through Aeltre, Beernem, Oostkamp and Landegem.

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Point Distance Time Fuel
Ghent 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
E40 12 mi, 14 min
Landegem 12 mi 0:14 14 min 0.4 gal
E40 6 mi, 05 min
Aeltre 18 mi 0:19 19 min 0.4 gal
E40 6 mi, 05 min
Beernem 24 mi 0:25 25 min 0.8 gal
E40 3 mi, 03 min
Oostkamp 27 mi 0:28 28 min 0.9 gal
N50 5 mi, 08 min
Bruges 32 mi 0:37 37 min 1.0 gal

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Ghent to Bruges?

Fuel cost: 4.2 USD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 32.3 mi) / (Fuel consumption 29.4 mpg) * (Fuel price 3.8 USD / gal)

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How long is a car ride from Ghent to Bruges?

Driving time: 37 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 24 mi with a maximum speed 68 mph = 20 min
  • 2 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 2 min
  • 3 mi with a maximum speed 43 mph = 4 min
  • 2 mi with a maximum speed 31 mph = 3 min
  • 2 mi with a maximum speed 19 mph = 5 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Ghent to Bruges by land?

The distance between Ghent and Bruges is 32.3 mi by road including 24.9 mi on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Ghent and Bruges respectively.

How far is Ghent to Bruges by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Ghent and Bruges is 24.2 mi.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Ghent and Bruges respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Ghent from Bruges by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 2 min to cover the distance of 24 mi at a cruising speed of 497 mph.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 10 min to flight this distance at average speed of 136 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.

How long is a helicopter ride from Ghent to Bruges?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 9 min to cover the distance of 24 mi at a cruising speed of 149 mph.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 11 min to flight this distance at average speed of 130 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.

What city is halfway between Ghent and Bruges?

The halfway point between Ghent and Bruges is Aeltre. It is located about 2 mi from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Aeltre to Ghent is 18 mi and driving will take about 19 min. The road between Aeltre and Bruges has length 15 mi and will take approximately 17 min.

The other cities located close to halfway point:

  • Landegem is in 12 mi from Ghent and 21 mi from Bruges

Where is Ghent in relation to Bruges?

Ghent is located 24 mi south-east of Bruges.

Ghent has geographic coordinates: latitude 51.05383, longitude 3.72501.

Bruges has geographic coordinates: latitude 51.20855, longitude 3.22677.

Which highway goes from Ghent to Bruges?

The route from Ghent to Bruges follows E40.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • N50: 4 mi
  • R30: 1 mi
  • B401: 1 mi
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