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Duration 6h 17m
Distance 398.5 km
Average price 128€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Bruges and Groningen takes 6h 17m and the fastest train takes 5h 46m. The train service runs several times per day from Bruges to Groningen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Bruges / Brugge
  2. Anvers-Central
  3. Schiphol Airport
  4. Groningen
6h 16m
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85€ - 180€

Bruges to Groningen train times

Trains run five times a day between Bruges and Groningen. The earliest departure is at 08:25 in the morning, and the last departure from Bruges is at 19:25 which arrives into Groningen at 01:23. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 17m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Bruges to Groningen. However, there are services departing from Bruges / Brugge and arriving at Groningen via Anvers-Central and Schiphol Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 16m.

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The distance between Bruges and Groningen is 319 km. The road distance is 398.5 km.

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Bruges to Groningen train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Bruges / Brugge station.

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Bruges to Groningen train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Groningen station.

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