There are 10 ways to get from Bruges to Austria by train, plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Brussels, fly to Vienna  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Vienna (VIE) BRU - VIE

$107 - $255

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Bus  •  20 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Lille Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg 1920

$76 - $130

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Train to Brussels, fly to Ljubljana  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Ljubljana (LJU) BRU - LJU

$130 - $432

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly to Vienna  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Vienna (VIE) AMS - VIE

$103 - $255

Train to Brussels, fly to Munich, train  •  9 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Munich (MUC) BRU - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$142 - $325

Train, train to Rotterdam, fly to Vienna  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to Vienna (VIE) RTM - VIE

$98 - $359

Train  •  14 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wien Hbf Ice

$218 - $344

Train, bus  •  20 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Gent-Dampoort Ic
  2. Take the bus from Gent to Wien

$90 - $143

Drive, train  •  12 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Bruges to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  4. Drive from Salzburg Hbf to Vienna

$217 - $334

Drive  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Bruges to Vienna 745.4 miles

$150 - $230

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The distance between Bruges and Austria is 850 km. The road distance is 1192.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bruges to Austria without a car is to train which takes 14 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 50 min to get from Bruges to Austria, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Bruges to Austria is to train which takes 14 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 20 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Vienna Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bruges to Austria is 1193 km. It takes approximately 10 h 57 min to drive from Bruges to Austria.

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Ethiopian Airlines, KLM, Brussels Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Vienna Airport.

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There are 1359+ hotels available in Austria. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bruges to Austria.
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  • Distance: 531.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 50 min

What companies run services between Bruges, Belgium and Austria?

You can take a train from Bruges to Vienna via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Brussels Midi-Zuid, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Wien Hbf, and Keplerplatz in around 14 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bruges to Vienna via Lille, Vienna, Vienna Erdberg, and Erdberg in around 20 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Amsterdam to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Brussels to Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Vienna
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Vienna via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Rotterdam to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brugge to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
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
Train from Brugge to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Brugge to Gent-Dampoort
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $16
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
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 Bruges to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lille to Vienna, Vienna Erdberg
Ave. Duration
17 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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