There are 4 ways to get from Bruges to Ostend by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  14 min

  1. Take the train from Brugge to Oostende Ic / ...

$5 - $8

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Bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the bus from Brugge 'T Zand perron 9 to Oostende Stapelhuis 35 / ...

$1 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bruges to Ostend 16.4 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Bruges to Ostend 16.4 miles

$3 - $5

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brugge 'T Zand perron 9 and arriving at Oostende Stapelhuis. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brugge and arriving at Oostende. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 14 min.

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The distance between Bruges and Ostend is 21 km. The road distance is 26.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bruges to Ostend without a car is to train which takes 14 min and costs .

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The train from Brugge to Oostende takes 14 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Bruges to Ostend bus services, operated by De Lijn, depart from Brugge 'T Zand perron 9 station.

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

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The best way to get from Bruges to Ostend is to train which takes 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 50 min.

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Bruges to Ostend bus services, operated by De Lijn, arrive at Oostende Stapelhuis station.

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Bruges to Ostend train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Oostende station.

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Map of how to get from Bruges to Ostend.
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  • Distance: 12.9 miles
  • Duration: 14 min

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Bruges to Ostend every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 14 min. Alternatively, De Lijn operates a bus from Bruges to Ostend every 3 hours. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 50 min. Ouibus also services this route 5 times a week.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brugge to Oostende
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
belgianrail.be
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2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$8 - $12
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brugge 'T Zand perron 9 to Oostende Stapelhuis
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
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 Ostend
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
Taxi from Bruges to Ostend
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Rony's Taxis bvba
Phone
+32 50 34 43 44
Website
ronystaxis.com
Taxi Georges
Phone
+32 475 57 60 15
Taxi Abby Albert
Phone
+32 50 36 36 49

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Yes, the driving distance between Bruges to Ostend is 26 km. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Bruges to Ostend.

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