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

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Train  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid Ic / ...

9€ - 14€

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Rideshare  •  1h 51m

  1. Take the rideshare from Brugge to Brussels 98.7 km

6€

2 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Brussels, Brussels South N84

8€ - 10€

Drive  •  1h 2m

  1. Drive from Bruges to Brussels-South Station 98.7 km

11€ - 17€

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The cheapest way to get from Bruges to Brussels-South Station is to rideshare which costs 6€ and takes 1h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Bruges to Brussels-South Station is to train which costs 9€ - 14€ and takes 59 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bruges and arriving at Brussels, Brussels South. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 55m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bruges / Brugge and arriving at Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Bruges and Brussels-South Station is 88 km. The road distance is 98.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bruges to Brussels-South Station without a car is to train which takes 59 min and costs 9€ - 14€.

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The train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid takes 55 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Bruges to Brussels-South Station bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bruges station.

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Bruges to Brussels-South Station 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 Brussels-South Station is to train which takes 59 min and costs 9€ - 14€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 8€ - 10€ and takes 1h 55m.

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  • Distance: 88 km
  • Duration: 59 min

What companies run services between Bruges, Belgium and Brussels-South Station, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Bruges to Brussels-South Station every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 9€ - 14€ and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bruges to Brussels-South Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost 8€ - 10€ and the journey takes 1h 55m.

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
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
14€ - 21€
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges to Brussels, Brussels South
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Brugge to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
6€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Bruges to Brussels-South Station bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels South station.

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Bruges to Brussels-South Station train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bruges to Brussels-South Station is 99 km. It takes approximately 1h 2m to drive from Bruges to Brussels-South Station.

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Book your Bruges to Brussels-South Station bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 1213+ hotels available in Brussels-South Station. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Bruges and Brussels-South Station. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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