There are 13 ways to get from Bruges to Istanbul by train, plane, bus, night train or car

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Train to Brussels, fly to Istanbul  •  7 h 23 min

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

$95 - $337

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Train to Brussels, fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  8 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Bruges to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) BRU - SAW

$118 - $782

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly to Istanbul  •  8 h 38 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 Istanbul (IST) AMS - IST

$113 - $293

Train to Charleroi, fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) CRL - SAW

$96 - $432

Bus, train to Paris CDG, fly to Istanbul  •  8 h 51 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 Istanbul (IST) CDG - IST

$99 - $315

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly to Sabiha Gokcen  •  10 h 3 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 Sabiha Gokcen (SAW) AMS - SAW

$126 - $408

Train, train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Istanbul  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
  3. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Istanbul (IST) CGN - IST

$133 - $395

Train, bus  •  38 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the bus from Munich to Istanbul

$255 - $330

Bus BG Razpisanie  •  42 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein to Brussels, Brussels-North station 819
  2. Take the bus from Brussels to Sofia
  3. Take the bus from Sofia to Istanbul

$124 - $224

Train, night train  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien Ice
  4. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D
  5. Take the night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali

$351 - $511

Bus Radina VIP  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Brugge to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Istanbul

$135 - $183

Drive, train  •  27 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Bruges to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  4. Drive from Kufstein to Istanbul

$403 - $608

Drive  •  25 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Bruges to Istanbul 1695 miles

$350 - $550

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bruges to Istanbul is to train and fly which costs 80€ - 300€ and takes 7 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bruges to Istanbul is to train and fly which takes 7 h 23 min and costs 80€ - 300€.

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The distance between Bruges and Istanbul is 2267 km. The road distance is 2712 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 23 min to get from Bruges to Istanbul, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bruges to Istanbul. However, there are services departing from Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein and arriving at Istanbul via Brussels and Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 42 h 10 min.

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What companies run services between Bruges, Belgium and Istanbul, Turkey?

You can take a bus from Bruges to Istanbul via Brussels, Brussels-North station, Brussels, and Sofia in around 42 h 10 min.

Airlines
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Paris CDG to Istanbul via Ankara
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul via Izmir
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $3,600
Flights from Charleroi to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Charleroi to Sabiha Gokcen via Ankara
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $390
Flights from Amsterdam to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Sabiha Gokcen via Izmir
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Sabiha Gokcen via Antalya
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Paris CDG to Istanbul via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Sabiha Gokcen via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Paris CDG to Istanbul via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Paris CDG to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Paris CDG to Istanbul via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $450
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Paris CDG to Istanbul via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $700
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Ukraine International Airlines
Website
flyuia.com
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Kiev
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Amsterdam to Istanbul via Kiev
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $400
Middle East Airlines
Website
mea.com.lb
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Beirut
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,300
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Brussels to Istanbul via Tunis
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $950
Train operators
Nmbs/Sncb
Website
belgianrail.be
Train from Bruges to Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
belgianrail.be
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 - $26
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$24 - $26
1st Class
$33 - $37
Train from Brugge to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $17
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
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $24
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
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
Book at
eurail.com
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
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 - $120
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
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
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof to Wien
Ave. Duration
6 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
19 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
Phone
0700 10 200
Website
bdz.bg
Night train from Gara Bucureşti Nord to Halkali
Ave. Duration
16 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $21
Website
bdz.bg
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
Alpar Turizm
Phone
0090 212 658 18 51
Email
info@alparturizm.com.tr
Website
alparturizm.com.tr
Bus from Munich to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
28 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$108
Schedules at
alparturizm.com.tr
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
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Brussels to Sofia
Ave. Duration
29 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Brussels to Sofia
Ave. Duration
33 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$250 - $330
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Metro Plus
Website
metrotransport.bg
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $65
Schedules at
metrotransport.bg
Radina VIP
Phone
+359 879 321 588
Email
radinavip@gmail.com
Website
radinavip.com
Bus from Brugge to Sofia
Ave. Duration
39 h 12 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
radinavip.com
Matpu
Phone
02 952 50 04
Email
matpu96@abv.bg
Website
matpu.com
Bus from Sofia to Istanbul
Ave. Duration
11 h 13 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
matpu.com

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