There are 13 ways to get from Bruges to Madrid by train, plane, 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 to Brussels, fly  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Madrid (MAD) BRU - MAD

$61 - $209

Cheapest option

Train, train to Charleroi, fly  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Charleroi Sud
  3. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Madrid (MAD) CRL - MAD

$49 - $239

11 alternative options

Bus to Lille Lesquin, fly  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Lille
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Madrid (MAD) LIL - MAD

$100 - $437

Bus, train to Paris CDG, fly  •  7 h 38 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 Madrid (MAD) CDG - MAD

$85 - $287

Train, train to Amsterdam, fly  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Antwerpen Centraal
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
  4. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Madrid (MAD) AMS - MAD

$120 - $330

Train, train to Paris Orly, fly  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
  3. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Madrid (MAD) ORY - MAD

$151 - $384

Train, train to Eindhoven, fly  •  9 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Antwerpen Centraal
  2. Take the train from Roosendaal to Tilburg
  3. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Madrid (MAD) EIN - MAD

$91 - $330

Train  •  13 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord Tha
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$372 - $478

Train via Lyon Part Dieu  •  14 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants Ave
  4. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave

$301 - $396

Bus, train  •  16 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Lille
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv
  3. Take the train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Hendaye Tgv
  4. Take the train from San Sebastian to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha A

$254 - $331

Bus Ouibus  •  20 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Paris City Center - Bercy
  3. Take the bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Madrid - Avénida de America

$56 - $81

Bus FlixBus  •  22 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Paris, Paris 757
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Madrid 793

$91 - $154

Drive  •  14 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Bruges to Madrid 975.5 miles

$200 - $300

What companies run services between Bruges, Belgium and Madrid, Spain?

You can take a train from Bruges to Madrid via Bruxelles-Midi, Paris Nord, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Barcelona Sants in around 13 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bruges to Madrid via Lille and Paris City Center - Bercy in around 20 h 40 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,600
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,600
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from Amsterdam to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from Paris Orly to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $420
Flights from Paris Orly to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid via Valencia
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Paris Orly to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Porto
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Charleroi to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Charleroi to Madrid via Marseille
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Charleroi to Madrid via Porto
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Charleroi to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Charleroi to Madrid via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Amsterdam to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Paris Orly to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $450
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $1,400
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,600
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
Flights from Paris Orly to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $450
Flights from Amsterdam to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Geneva
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $310
Flights from Amsterdam to Madrid via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
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
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$24 - $26
1st Class
$34 - $37
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 Charleroi Sud
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$6 - $10
Train from Brugge to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $27
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
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Train from Lille Flandres to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$200 - $300
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $95
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$19 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $45
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Roosendaal to Tilburg
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bordeaux-St-Jean to Hendaye
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from San Sebastian to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
renfe.com
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
Bus from Lille to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Paris City Center - Bercy to Madrid - Avénida de America
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Madrid
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bruges and Madrid is 1313 km. The road distance is 1561 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bruges to Madrid is to bus which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 20 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Bruges to Madrid is to train and fly which takes 6 h 31 min and costs 50€ - 180€.

No, there is no direct train from Bruges to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Brugge and arriving at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha via Bruxelles-Midi, Paris Nord RER, Paris Gare de Lyon and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 12 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Bruges to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Bruges and arriving at Madrid - Avénida de America via Lille and Paris City Center - Bercy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 31 min to get from Bruges to Madrid, including transfers.