There are 3 ways to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bruges by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Airport to Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein 819 / ...

$5 - $10

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Train  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Brugge Ic

$26 - $29

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bruges 66.9 miles

$14 - $21

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels Airport and arriving at Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brussels Airport - Zaventem and arriving at Brugge. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Bruges is 95 km. The road distance is 107 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bruges without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 50 min and costs .

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The bus from Brussels Airport to Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein takes 1 h 50 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bruges bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Brussels Airport station.

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Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bruges train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Brussels Airport - Zaventem station.

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The best way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bruges is to bus which takes 1 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 33 min.

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Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bruges bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein station.

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Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bruges train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Brugge station.

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Map of how to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bruges.
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  • Distance: 59.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

What companies run services between Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium and Bruges, Belgium?

FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bruges twice daily. Tickets cost $5 - $10 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min. Alternatively, Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bruges hourly. Tickets cost $26 - $29 and the journey takes 2 h 33 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Brugge
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $29
Website
belgianrail.be
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2nd Class
$26 - $29
1st Class
$37 - $41
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 Brussels Airport to Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bruges is 107 km. It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Bruges.

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