There are 10 ways to get from Brussels to Bruges 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.

Recommended option

Train via Paris Montparnasse  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Paris Nord Tha
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv

$191 - $240

Cheapest option

Fly from Charleroi, line 35 bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Bordeaux (BOD) CRL - BOD
  2. Take the line 35 bus from Mérignac Centre to Bruges Centre

$43 - $184

8 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar Est / ...
  2. Take the train from Lille Flandres to Bordeaux-St-Jean Tgv

$185 - $239

Bus Ouibus  •  12 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Bordeaux City Center Ouibus

$47 - $63

Bus Eurolines FR  •  12 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels-North to Bordeaux

$106 - $150

Drive  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Bruges 553.2 miles

$110 - $180

Fly from Brussels, line 35 bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Bordeaux (BOD) BRU - BOD
  2. Take the line 35 bus from Mérignac Centre to Bruges Centre

$66 - $255

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly, line 35 bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Bordeaux (BOD) LIL - BOD
  3. Take the line 35 bus from Mérignac Centre to Bruges Centre

$96 - $320

Train to Paris Orly, fly  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Bordeaux (BOD) ORY - BOD

$99 - $323

Train to Amsterdam, fly  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Bordeaux (BOD) AMS - BOD

$76 - $243

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Bruges is to bus which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 12 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Bruges is to fly and line 35 bus which takes 4 h 50 min and costs 55€ - 220€.

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The distance between Brussels and Bruges is 759 km. The road distance is 885 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 3 min to get from Brussels to Bruges, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Bruges, France?

You can take a train from Brussels to Bruges via Paris Nord, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Paris Montparnasse, Bordeaux-St-Jean, and Gare Saint-Jean in around 5 h 3 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Brussels to Bruges every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 11 h 55 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Paris Orly to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Amsterdam to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Amsterdam to Bordeaux via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Bordeaux via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $480
Flights from Paris Orly to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Bordeaux via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Amsterdam to Bordeaux via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $270
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Bordeaux via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $170
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $120
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $120
1st Class
$140 - $210
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $31
1st Class
$45 - $48
Train from Lille Flandres to Bordeaux-St-Jean
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$200 - $300
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$68 - $69
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Bordeaux City Center
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Ouibus
Tbm
Phone
+33 5 57 57 88 88
Website
infotbm.com
Bus from Mérignac Centre to Bruges Centre
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
infotbm.com

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