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There are 9 ways to get from Bruges to Venice by train, plane, car, car train or bus

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Train to Brussels, fly to Venice  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Venice (VCE) BRU - VCE

57€ - 237€

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Train to Charleroi, fly to Venice Treviso  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Venice Treviso (TSF) CRL - TSF

64€ - 271€

Train, train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Venice  •  7h 34m

  1. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Venice (VCE) AMS - VCE

91€ - 299€

Train via Lyon Airport (LYS)  •  14h 39m

  1. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  4. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Venezia S.Lucia Fr

220€ - 274€

Train  •  16h 26m

  1. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Muenchen Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia Ecb

215€ - 364€

Drive, car train  •  17h 39m

  1. Drive from Bruges to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Take the car train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bolzano
  3. Drive from Bolzano to Venice

123€ - 222€

Bus  •  21h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Bruges to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport N815
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Venice, Venice N28

71€ - 121€

Train, bus  •  23h 39m

  1. Take the train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bruxelles, Nord to Verona 890
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia Fr / ...

127€ - 214€

Drive  •  12h 20m

  1. Drive from Bruges to Venice 785.2 miles

160€ - 240€

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The cheapest way to get from Bruges to Venice is to train and fly which costs 60€ - 280€ and takes 6h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Bruges to Venice is to train and fly which costs 55€ - 240€ and takes 5h 30m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bruges to Venice. However, there are services departing from Bruges and arriving at Venice, Venice via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bruges to Venice. However, there are services departing from Bruges / Brugge and arriving at Venezia S.Lucia via Bruxelles-Midi, Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv and Torino Porta Susa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 39m.

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The distance between Bruges and Venice is 929 km. The road distance is 1256.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bruges to Venice without a car is to train via Lyon Airport (LYS) which takes 14h 39m and costs 220€ - 280€.

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It takes approximately 5h 30m to get from Bruges to Venice, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Bruges to Venice is to train via Lyon Airport (LYS) which takes 14h 39m and costs 220€ - 280€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 70€ - 130€ and takes 21h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Bruges to Venice.
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  • Distance: 580.6 miles
  • Duration: 5h 30m

What companies run services between Bruges, Belgium and Venice, Italy?

You can take a train from Bruges to Venice via Bruxelles-Midi, Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv, and Torino Porta Susa in around 14h 39m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bruges to Venice via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport in around 21h 10m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 700€
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 700€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 750€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 440€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 750€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 750€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
24€ - 280€
Flights from Charleroi to Venice Treviso via Prague
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
24€ - 280€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 440€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Brussels to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 650€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 750€
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 300€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Prague
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 300€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Venice via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 500€
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid
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 Bruges / Brugge to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
16€ - 23€
Train from Bruges / Brugge to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
15€ - 22€
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€
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
120€ - 140€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
120€ - 140€
1st Class
160€ - 250€
Train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 60€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
50€ - 60€
1st Class
70€ - 100€
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
trenitalia.com
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 100€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
70€ - 110€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
6h 36m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
90€ - 140€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S. Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Railjet
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
50€ - 80€
Website
oebb.at
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bolzano
Ave. Duration
12h 16m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
55€ - 120€
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
59€
Motorcycle
99€
Vehicle
109€
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
7€ - 17€
Website
trenitalia.com
1st Class
14€ - 17€
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Venezia S.Lucia
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
trenitalia.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bruges to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 26€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Venice, Venice
Ave. Duration
15h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
55€ - 95€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Bruxelles, Nord to Verona
Ave. Duration
20h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
110€ - 160€
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Venice Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Bruges to Venice bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Venice, Venice station.

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Bruges to Venice train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Venezia S. Lucia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bruges to Venice is 1256 km. It takes approximately 12h 20m to drive from Bruges to Venice.

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Austrian Airlines, KLM, Air Dolomiti and three other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Venice Airport.

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Book your Bruges to Venice train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and two other operators.

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Book your Bruges to Venice bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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