There are 5 ways to get from Bruges to Nijmegen by train, bus, car 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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Train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Antwerpen-Berchem Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Breda Ic
  3. Take the train from Breda to Nijmegen

$33 - $59

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Bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Eindhoven 080
  2. Take the bus from Eindhoven to Nijmegen 822 / ...

$13 - $24

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Utrecht Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Nijmegen Intercity

$21 - $33

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Bruges to Nijmegen 142.2 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam (AMS) BRU - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Nijmegen

$88 - $281

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bruges to Nijmegen is to bus which costs 11€ - 21€ and takes 5 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bruges to Nijmegen is to drive which takes 2 h 28 min and costs 29€ - 45€.

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The distance between Bruges and Nijmegen is 195 km. The road distance is 227 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Bruges to Nijmegen, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bruges to Nijmegen. However, there are services departing from Bruges and arriving at Nijmegen via Eindhoven. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bruges to Nijmegen. However, there are services departing from Brugge and arriving at Nijmegen via Antwerpen-Berchem and Breda. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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What companies run services between Bruges, Belgium and Nijmegen, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Bruges to Nijmegen via Antwerpen-Berchem and Breda in around 3 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bruges to Nijmegen via Eindhoven in around 5 h 5 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brugge to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $26
Train from Anvers-Berchem to Breda
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Brugge to Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $27
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$24 - $27
1st Class
$34 - $37
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Breda
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Bruges to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Eindhoven to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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