There are 5 ways to get from Bruges to Liège by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Ans(B) Intercity

$19 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 36 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 Liège Ouibus

$9 - $15

3 alternative options

Train Thalys  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Midi Intercity
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Liège-Guillemins Tha / ...

$23 - $71

Train via Landen  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Landen Intercity

$19 - $28

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Bruges to Liège 121.2 miles

$25 - $40

What companies run services between Bruges, Belgium and Liège, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Bruges to Liège once daily. Tickets cost $19 - $28 and the journey takes 2 h 17 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bruges to Liège via Brussels, Brussels-North station and Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station in around 2 h 36 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brugge to Ans(B)
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$30 - $45
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 Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Brugge to Landen
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$25 - $40
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
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
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Liège
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bruges and Liège is 176 km. The road distance is 194 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bruges to Liège is to bus which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 2 h 36 min.

The quickest way to get from Bruges to Liège is to drive which takes 1 h 54 min and costs 21€ - 35€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brugge and arriving at Ans(B). Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Bruges to Liège. However, there are services departing from Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein and arriving at Liège via Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

The train from Brugge to Ans(B) takes 2 h 17 min including transfers and departs once daily.