There are 4 ways to get from Arras to Bruges by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Arras(F) to Lille Flandres Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Bruges Ouibus / ...

$19 - $29

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Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Arras to Lille Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Bruges Ouibus / ...

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Arras(F) to Lille Flandres Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est / ...
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge Ic / ...

$60 - $103

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Arras to Bruges 77.6 miles

$16 - $25

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Arras to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Arras and arriving at Bruges via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Arras to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Arras(F) and arriving at Brugge via Lille Europe Eurostar and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 13 min.

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The distance between Arras and Bruges is 106 km. The road distance is 124.2 km.

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The best way to get from Arras to Bruges without a car is to train and bus which takes 2 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Arras to Bruges, including transfers.

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Arras to Bruges bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Arras station.

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Arras to Bruges train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Arras(F) station.

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The best way to get from Arras to Bruges is to bus which takes 3 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 13 min.

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Arras to Bruges bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Bruges station.

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

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Map of how to get from Arras to Bruges.
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  • Distance: 66.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

What companies run services between Arras, France and Bruges, Belgium?

You can take a bus from Arras to Bruges via Lille in around 3 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Arras to Bruges via Lille Flandres, Lille Europe Eurostar, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 4 h 13 min.

Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Arras(F) to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$19 - $30
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Arras(F) to Lille Flandres
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $34
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$67 - $69
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lille to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Arras to Lille
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Arras to Bruges is 124 km. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Arras to Bruges.

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