There are 6 ways to get from Bruges to Düsseldorf by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Midi Intercity
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf Tha / ...

$57 - $141

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Düsseldorf 080

$16 - $28

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Antwerpen Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Antwerpen to Düsseldorf - Hauptbahnhof

$52 - $77

Drive  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Bruges to Düsseldorf 177.1 miles

$35 - $55

Train to Brussels, fly  •  6 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BRU - DUS

$94 - $356

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
  3. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS

$136 - $346

What companies run services between Bruges, Belgium and Düsseldorf, Germany?

You can take a train from Bruges to Düsseldorf via Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles Midi, and Köln Hbf in around 4 h 5 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bruges to Düsseldorf once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $28 and the journey takes 4 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $330
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Finnair
Website
finnair.com
Flights from Brussels to Dusseldorf via Helsinki
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Brugge to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $27
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$24 - $27
1st Class
$34 - $38
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$90 - $130
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Antwerpen to Düsseldorf - Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bruges and Düsseldorf is 247 km. The road distance is 283 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bruges to Düsseldorf is to bus which costs 14€ - 24€ and takes 4 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Bruges to Düsseldorf is to drive which takes 2 h 45 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

No, there is no direct train from Bruges to Düsseldorf. However, there are services departing from Brugge and arriving at Düsseldorf Hbf via Bruxelles Midi and Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bruges and arriving at Düsseldorf. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 5 min to get from Bruges to Düsseldorf, including transfers.