There are 12 ways to get from Bruges to Avignon by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7h 11m

  1. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Avignon Tgv Tgv / ...

150€ - 394€

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Bus  •  14h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine 757 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Avignon BlaBlaBus

36€ - 44€

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Train via Antwerp  •  7h 37m

  1. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal Ic
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Avignon TGV Thalys

190€ - 395€

Train via Paris  •  8h 39m

  1. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Courtrai / Kortrijk Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Paris Nord Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Avignon Centre Tgv

159€ - 220€

Drive  •  9h 13m

  1. Drive from Bruges to Avignon 988 km

120€ - 180€

Train to Brussels, fly to Marseille, train  •  6h 46m

  1. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Marseille (MRS) BRU - MRS
  3. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Avignon Tgv

89€ - 281€

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly to Marseille, train  •  7h 26m

  1. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Courtrai / Kortrijk
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Marseille (MRS) LIL - MRS
  3. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Avignon Tgv

76€ - 368€

Train to Charleroi, fly to Marseille, train  •  7h 26m

  1. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Marseille (MRS) CRL - MRS
  3. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Avignon Tgv

70€ - 270€

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly to Lyon, train  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Courtrai / Kortrijk
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Lyon (LYS) LIL - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Avignon Tgv

108€ - 334€

Train, train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Marseille  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Marseille (MRS) AMS - MRS
  4. Take the train from Marseille St Charles to Avignon Tgv

128€ - 404€

Train, train to Paris Orly, fly to Montpellier  •  8h 17m

  1. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
  3. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Montpellier (MPL) ORY - MPL
  4. Take the train from Gare de Montpellier-Saint-Roch to Gare de Avignon-Centre

155€ - 476€

Train to Charleroi, fly to Nimes, train  •  8h 44m

  1. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Nimes (FNI) CRL - FNI
  3. Take the train from Gare de Nîmes to Gare de Avignon-Centre

58€ - 237€

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The cheapest way to get from Bruges to Avignon is to bus which costs 35€ - 45€ and takes 14h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Bruges to Avignon is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 290€ and takes 6h 46m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bruges to Avignon. However, there are services departing from Bruges and arriving at Avignon via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bruges to Avignon. However, there are services departing from Bruges / Brugge and arriving at Avignon Tgv via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 11m.

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The distance between Bruges and Avignon is 816 km. The road distance is 988 km.

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The best way to get from Bruges to Avignon without a car is to train which takes 7h 11m and costs 150€ - 400€.

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It takes approximately 7h 11m to get from Bruges to Avignon, including transfers.

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Bruges to Avignon bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bruges station.

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

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The best way to get from Bruges to Avignon is to train which takes 7h 11m and costs 150€ - 400€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 45€ and takes 14h 50m.

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  • Distance: 816 km
  • Duration: 7h 11m

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

You can take a train from Bruges to Avignon via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 7h 11m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bruges to Avignon via Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine in around 14h 50m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
180€ - 700€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 480€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 480€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
80€ - 480€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
80€ - 480€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
90€ - 390€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 380€
Flights from Paris Orly to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 360€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
190€ - 950€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
190€ - 950€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 390€
Flights from Charleroi to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 320€
Flights from Charleroi to Nimes
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 370€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
95€ - 240€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
65€ - 550€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 550€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 490€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 410€
Air Corsica
Website
aircorsica.com
Flights from Charleroi to Marseille via Ajaccio
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 1200€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 700€
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
14€ - 21€
Train from Bruges / Brugge to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
16€ - 23€
Train from Bruges / Brugge to Courtrai / Kortrijk
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
6€ - 10€
1st Class
10€ - 15€
Train from Bruges / Brugge to Brussels Airport-Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 23€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
20€ - 23€
1st Class
29€ - 32€
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Avignon Tgv
Ave. Duration
5h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
140€ - 200€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
140€ - 170€
1st Class
160€ - 200€
Train from Lille Flandres to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
Train from Paris Gare De Lyon to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 140€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
100€ - 120€
1st Class
110€ - 140€
Train from Marseille St Charles to Avignon Tgv
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
25€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
31€ - 36€
1st Class
25€ - 30€
Train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Avignon Tgv
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 55€
1st Class
45€ - 55€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
170€ - 380€
Website
Thalys
Standard
170€ - 240€
Comfort
190€ - 250€
Premium
270€ - 380€
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
5h 8m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
180€ - 380€
Website
Thalys
Standard
180€ - 250€
Comfort
200€ - 260€
Premium
280€ - 380€
Train from Anvers-Central to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 110€
Website
Thalys
Standard
50€ - 75€
Comfort
65€ - 85€
Premium
75€ - 110€
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 160€
Website
Thalys
Standard
75€ - 110€
Comfort
90€ - 120€
Premium
110€ - 160€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. 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 Gare de Marseille-St-Charles to Gare de Avignon-TGV
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 26€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
15€ - 18€
1st Class
24€ - 26€
Train from Gare de Montpellier-Saint-Roch to Gare de Avignon-Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 27€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
16€ - 19€
1st Class
25€ - 27€
Train from Gare de Nîmes to Gare de Avignon-Centre
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 16€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
9€ - 11€
1st Class
12€ - 16€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges to Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 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 Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Avignon
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
Blablabus

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

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Bruges to Avignon bus services, operated by Blablabus, arrive at Avignon station.

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Bruges to Avignon train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Avignon Tgv station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bruges to Avignon is 988 km. It takes approximately 9h 13m to drive from Bruges to Avignon.

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Brussels Airlines, Air France, Swiss and two other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Marseille Airport.

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