There are 7 ways to get from Bruges to London by bus, train, 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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Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to London Ouibus / ...

$17 - $50

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Train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est

$175 - $381

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  3 h 2 min

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

$200 - $215

Drive, carferry  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Bruges to Calais
  2. Take the carferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to London

$56 - $82

Train, train to Rotterdam, fly to London City  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to London City (LCY) RTM - LCY

$98 - $331

Train to Antwerp, fly to Southend, train  •  4 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Antwerpen-Berchem
  2. Fly from Antwerp (ANR) to Southend (SEN) ANR - SEN
  3. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street

$114 - $437

Train to Brussels, fly to London Heathrow  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to London Heathrow (LHR) BRU - LHR

$110 - $272

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bruges and arriving at London. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bruges to London. However, there are services departing from Brugge and arriving at London St. Pancras International via Brussel-Zuid/Midi and Paris Nord Eurostar. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 31 min.

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The distance between Bruges and London is 235 km.

The best way to get from Bruges to London without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 30 min and costs .

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The bus from Bruges to London takes 5 h 30 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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Bruges to London train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Brugge station.

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The best way to get from Bruges to London is to bus which takes 5 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 7 h 31 min.

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The quickest flight from Rotterdam Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Bruges to London bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at London station.

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Map of how to get from Bruges to London.
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  • Distance: 146.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

What companies run services between Bruges, Belgium and London, England?

Ouibus operates a bus from Bruges to London 4 times a week. Tickets cost $17 - $25 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. FlixBus also services this route 4 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bruges to London via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, Paris-Nord, and Paris Nord Eurostar in around 7 h 31 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rotterdam to London City
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Antwerp to Southend
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $390
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to London Heathrow via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brugge to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Brugge to Antwerpen-Centraal
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
Train from Brugge to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $26
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$110 - $160
Eurostar
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
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bruges to London
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges to London
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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London is 1 h behind Bruges. It is currently 9:17 PM in Bruges and 8:17 PM in London.

Bruges to London train services, operated by Eurostar, arrive at London St. Pancras International station.

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British Airways offers flights from Rotterdam Airport to London City Airport.

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Book your Bruges to London bus tickets online with Distribusion and FlixBus.

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