How to get from Bruges to Edinburgh

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Recommended option

Bus, train via Lille  •  8 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Lille
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

$118 - $249

Cheapest option

Train, train to Charleroi, fly to Edinburgh  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi Sud
  3. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Edinburgh (EDI) CRL - EDI

$57 - $213

9 alternative options

Bus, train  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to London Ouibus
  2. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

$80 - $124

Bus  •  15 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to London Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Station to Edinburgh S9

$58 - $105

Night bus, bus  •  17 h 25 min

  1. Take the night bus from Bruges to London N815
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh National Express / ...

$59 - $137

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9 h 29 min

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

$281 - $338

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 29 min

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

$135 - $197

Train to Brussels, fly to Edinburgh  •  5 h 43 min

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

$88 - $283

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly to Edinburgh  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Antwerpen Centraal
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
  4. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Edinburgh (EDI) AMS - EDI

$102 - $294

Train to Brussels, fly to Newcastle, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Newcastle (NCL) BRU - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh

$117 - $406

Bus, train to Paris CDG, fly to Edinburgh  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Lille
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
  3. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Edinburgh (EDI) CDG - EDI

$97 - $271

What companies run services between Bruges, Belgium and Edinburgh, Scotland?

You can take a bus from Bruges to Edinburgh via London and London Victoria Station in around 15 h 12 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Brussels to Newcastle via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Brussels to Newcastle via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via Bristol
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $380
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Brussels to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $340
Train operators
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$60 - $95
1st Class
$110 - $170
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$45 - $70
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
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
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
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-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 Charleroi Sud
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$7 - $10
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$19 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $50
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bruges to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Bruges to London
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Website
Ouibus
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from London Victoria Station to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Edinburgh, Bus Station (Stances 1 & 2)
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Book at
uk.megabus.com
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Bruges to London
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bruges and Edinburgh is 676 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bruges to Edinburgh is to night bus and bus which costs 50€ - 120€ and takes 17 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Bruges to Edinburgh is to train and fly which takes 5 h 43 min and costs 75€ - 250€.

No, there is no direct bus from Bruges to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Bruges and arriving at Edinburgh via London Victoria Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 12 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 52 min to get from Bruges to Edinburgh, including transfers.