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Duration 1h 47m
Distance 118.9 km
Average price 14€
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Bruges and Mechelen takes 1h 47m and the fastest train takes 1h 20m. There is an hourly train service from Bruges to Mechelen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Ghent

  1. Bruges / Brugge
  2. Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
  3. Mechelen
1h 37m
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13€ - 19€

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Bruges to Mechelen? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bruges / Brugge and arriving at Malines / Mechelen. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 55m.

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The distance between Bruges and Mechelen is 90 km. The road distance is 118.9 km.

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

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Bruges to Mechelen train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Malines / Mechelen station.

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There are 2612+ hotels available in Mechelen. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Bruges and Mechelen?

You can take a train from Bruges to Mechelen via Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters in around 1h 37m.
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 9€
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Bruges / Brugge to Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 9€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
5€ - 9€
1st Class
9€ - 13€
Train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Malines / Mechelen
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
11€ - 16€
Train from Bruges / Brugge to Malines / Mechelen
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
15€ - 23€

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