There are 5 ways to get from Bruges to Dover by bus, car ferry, bus and ferry, train, car or car train

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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Bus, car ferry  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein to Calais 1753
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover

$30 - $46

4 alternative options

Bus, bus and ferry  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Lille Ouibus / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to Folkestone/Dover

$48 - $71

Train  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Bruges to Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to London St. Pancras International
  3. Take the train from St Pancras International to Dover Priory

$111 - $261

Drive, car ferry  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Bruges to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover

$39 - $57

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Bruges to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone

$218 - $235

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bruges to Dover is to bus and car ferry which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 3 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bruges to Dover is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs 190€ - 210€ and takes 1 h 58 min.

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The distance between Bruges and Dover is 134 km.

It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Bruges to Dover, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bruges to Dover. However, there are services departing from Bruges and arriving at Folkestone/Dover via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bruges to Dover. However, there are services departing from Bruges and arriving at Dover Priory via Brussels - Midi and St Pancras International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 27 min.

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Bruges to Dover bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Lille Europe station.

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Map of how to get from Bruges to Dover.
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  • Distance: 83.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 51 min

What companies run services between Bruges, Belgium and Dover, England?

You can take a train from Bruges to Dover via Bruxelles-Midi, Brussels - Midi, London St. Pancras International, and St Pancras International in around 5 h 27 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 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$16 - $24
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $190
Premier
$150 - $220
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein to Calais
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bruges to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
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
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to Folkestone/Dover
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ferry operators

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