There are 4 ways to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Nieuwpoort by train, tram, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, line 0 tram  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Gent-Sint-Pieters Ic
  2. Take the train from Gent-Sint-Pieters to Oostende Ic
  3. Take the line 0 tram from Oostende Station tramperron 1 to Nieuwpoort Stad 0

$34 - $41

Cheapest option

Bus, line 68 bus  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Airport to Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein 819 / ...
  2. Take the line 68 bus from Oostende Station perron 10 to Nieuwpoort Stad 68 / ...

$19 - $26

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 45 min

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

$31 - $33

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Nieuwpoort 85.7 miles

$17 - $26

Questions & Answers

The distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) and Nieuwpoort is 124 km. The road distance is 137.1 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Nieuwpoort without a car is to train and line 0 tram which takes 3 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Nieuwpoort, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Nieuwpoort is to train which takes 3 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 68 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 51 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels Airport (BRU) to Nieuwpoort is 137 km. It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to drive from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Nieuwpoort.

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  • Distance: 77.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 22 min

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Nieuwpoort hourly. Tickets cost $27 - $30 and the journey takes 2 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels Airport (BRU) to Nieuwpoort via Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein, Brugge Bargeplein, Brugge Station perron 1, Brugge, Oostende, and Oostende Station perron 10 in around 3 h 51 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Gent-Sint-Pieters
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $24
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$22 - $24
1st Class
$31 - $34
Train from Gent-Sint-Pieters to Oostende
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $13
1st Class
$13 - $19
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Oostende
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $30
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$27 - $30
1st Class
$39 - $43
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Tram from Oostende Station tramperron 1 to Nieuwpoort Stad
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
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
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Oostende Station perron 10 to Nieuwpoort Stad
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be

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