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There are 10 ways to get from Bruges to Madrid by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Brussels, fly  •  6h 22m

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

57€ - 186€

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Train to Charleroi, fly  •  7h 10m

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Madrid (MAD) CRL - MAD

51€ - 224€

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Train to Lille Lesquin, fly  •  9h 55m

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Kortrijk
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Madrid (MAD) LIL - MAD

96€ - 400€

Train, train to Eindhoven, fly  •  8h 51m

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Antwerpen-Berchem
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Breda
  3. Take the train from Breda to Eindhoven
  4. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Madrid (MAD) EIN - MAD

81€ - 313€

Train, train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly  •  8h 34m

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

101€ - 268€

Train, train to Paris CDG, fly  •  8h 29m

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Kortrijk
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy
  3. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Madrid (MAD) CDG - MAD

78€ - 273€

Train via Châteauneuf-sur-Isère  •  13h 41m

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Valence TGV
  3. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Barcelona-Sants Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave

330€ - 454€

Train  •  14h 58m

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Narbonne Tgv
  3. Take the train from Narbonne to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave

295€ - 364€

Bus  •  21h 40m

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

75€ - 134€

Drive  •  14h 51m

  1. Drive from Bruges to Madrid 976 miles

170€ - 260€

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The cheapest way to get from Bruges to Madrid is to train and fly which costs 50€ - 230€ and takes 7h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Bruges to Madrid is to train and fly which costs 55€ - 190€ and takes 6h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bruges to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Bruges and arriving at Madrid via Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 40m.

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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 Brussel-Zuid/Midi, Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud and Barcelona-Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 41m.

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The distance between Bruges and Madrid is 1313 km. The road distance is 1561.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bruges to Madrid without a car is to train via Châteauneuf-sur-Isère which takes 13h 41m and costs 330€ - 460€.

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It takes approximately 6h 22m to get from Bruges to Madrid, including transfers.

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Bruges to Madrid bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bruges station.

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

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The best way to get from Bruges to Madrid is to train via Châteauneuf-sur-Isère which takes 13h 41m and costs 330€ - 460€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70€ - 140€ and takes 21h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Bruges to Madrid.
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  • Distance: 820.8 miles
  • Duration: 6h 22m

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

You can take a train from Bruges to Madrid via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud, and Barcelona-Sants in around 13h 41m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bruges to Madrid via Paris, Paris in around 21h 40m.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 340€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 1400€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
130€ - 1400€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
150€ - 950€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
230€ - 800€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 410€
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 360€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 260€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 370€
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 390€
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid via Valencia
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 1100€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 270€
Flights from Charleroi to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 250€
Flights from Charleroi to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
30€ - 250€
Flights from Charleroi to Madrid via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
30€ - 250€
Flights from Charleroi to Madrid via Manchester
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
30€ - 250€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Porto
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
60€ - 280€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
110€ - 550€
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 290€
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
45€ - 290€
Flights from Eindhoven to Madrid via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 290€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 340€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 1400€
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
230€ - 800€
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 360€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 450€
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 390€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 340€
Flights from Brussels to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 500€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 550€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 420€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 400€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 340€
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 1300€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Geneva
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 420€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Madrid via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
110€ - 490€
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 270€
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
45€ - 270€
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Bastia
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Madrid via Athens
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 850€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 390€
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brugge to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
14€ - 21€
Train from Brugge to Kortrijk
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
6€ - 10€
1st Class
10€ - 15€
Train from Brugge to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
15€ - 23€
Train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Breda
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 11€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
10€ - 16€
Train from Brugge to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
16€ - 23€
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-Berchem to Breda
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 25€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
17€ - 25€
Train from Breda to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 25€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
17€ - 25€
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Anvers-Central to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 60€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
35€ - 60€
1st Class
55€ - 80€
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Valence TGV
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
190€ - 240€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
190€ - 240€
1st Class
250€ - 350€
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lille Europe to Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
90€ - 105€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
90€ - 105€
1st Class
120€ - 180€
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Narbonne
Ave. Duration
6h 51m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
190€ - 210€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
190€ - 210€
1st Class
240€ - 370€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
65€ - 95€
1st Class
95€ - 150€
Train from Narbonne to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
95€ - 140€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
95€ - 140€
1st Class
140€ - 220€
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 24€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Madrid
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
60€ - 110€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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