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

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Recommended option

Train  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Bruges to Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...

$11 - $16

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein to Brussels, Brussels-North station 819

$5 - $9

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Bruges to Brussels 59.4 miles

$12 - $18

Rideshare  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Brugge to Brussels 62.6 miles

$7

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The cheapest way to get from Bruges to Brussels is to rideshare which costs 6€ and takes 1 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bruges to Brussels is to train which takes 55 min and costs 9€ - 14€.

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The distance between Bruges and Brussels is 88 km. The road distance is 95 km.

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The train from Bruges to Bruxelles-Midi takes 55 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bruges and arriving at Bruxelles-Midi. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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What companies run services between Bruges, Belgium and Brussels, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Bruges to Brussels every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $11 - $16 and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bruges to Brussels once daily. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruges to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Brugge to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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