There are 7 ways to get from Bruges to Frankfurt am Main by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Midi Intercity
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice

$71 - $106

Cheapest option

Bus via Cologne  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein to Brussels, Brussels-North station 819
  2. Take the bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Cologne
  3. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 068 / ...

$23 - $49

5 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station N815 / ...

$28 - $50

Train, bus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Bruges to Anvers-Central Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Antwerpen to Frankfurt

$50 - $75

Drive  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Bruges to Frankfurt am Main 303.4 miles

$60 - $95

Train to Brussels, fly  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Bruges to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Frankfurt (FRA) BRU - FRA

$100 - $292

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Antwerpen Centraal
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
  3. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Frankfurt (FRA) AMS - FRA

$118 - $338

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bruges to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 20€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bruges to Frankfurt am Main is to drive which takes 4 h 35 min and costs 55€ - 80€.

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The distance between Bruges and Frankfurt am Main is 403 km. The road distance is 485 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 2 min to get from Bruges to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bruges and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bruges to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Brugge and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Bruxelles Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 2 min.

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What companies run services between Bruges, Belgium and Frankfurt am Main, Germany?

You can take a train from Bruges to Frankfurt am Main via Bruxelles-Midi and Bruxelles Midi in around 5 h 2 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bruges to Frankfurt am Main via Brussels, Brussels-North station, Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station, Cologne, and Cologne, Cologne South, Airport in around 7 h 12 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Amsterdam to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $26
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$24 - $26
1st Class
$34 - $37
Train from Brugge to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $27
Nmbs/Sncb
Website
belgianrail.be
Train from Bruges to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
belgianrail.be
Train from Bruges to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
belgianrail.be
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Bruges to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Cologne
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Antwerpen to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$55
High
$58

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