There are 10 ways to get from Bruges to Edinburgh by train, bus, night bus, car, car train, car ferry 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.

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Train  •  8 h 49 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 London Kings Cross to Edinburgh

$131 - $306

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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 - $126

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Bus, train  •  11 h 28 min

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

$76 - $139

Night bus, bus  •  17 h 25 min

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

$65 - $143

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

$273 - $330

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 43 min

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

$134 - $197

Train to Brussels, fly to Edinburgh  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Bruges to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Edinburgh (EDI) BRU - EDI

$94 - $294

Train to Charleroi, fly to Edinburgh  •  6 h 23 min

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

$66 - $223

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

  1. Take the train from Bruges to Anvers-Central
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Edinburgh (EDI) AMS - EDI

$83 - $244

Train to Brussels, fly to Newcastle, train  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Bruges to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Newcastle (NCL) BRU - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Edinburgh

$122 - $417

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bruges to Edinburgh is to bus which costs 50€ - 110€ and takes 15 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bruges to Edinburgh is to train and fly which costs 80€ - 260€ and takes 5 h 40 min.

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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.

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No, there is no direct train from Bruges to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Bruges and arriving at Edinburgh via Brussels - Midi and London Kings Cross. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 49 min.

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The distance between Bruges and Edinburgh is 676 km.

The best way to get from Bruges to Edinburgh without a car is to train which takes 8 h 49 min and costs 110€ - 270€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 49 min to get from Bruges to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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Bruges to Edinburgh bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Bruges station.

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Map of how to get from Bruges to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 422.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 49 min

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

You can take a train from Bruges to Edinburgh via Bruxelles-Midi, Brussels - Midi, London St. Pancras International, and London Kings Cross in around 8 h 49 min. Alternatively, 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 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
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Flights from Brussels to Newcastle via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $500
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 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
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
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London Luton
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
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
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
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Edinburgh via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $340
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
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2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Train from Bruges to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $27
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from London Kings Cross to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$55 - $90
1st Class
$110 - $170
Train from Newcastle to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$24 - $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
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
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
$40 - $85
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Ferry operators

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