There are 10 ways to get from Bucharest to Bruges by plane, train, 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.

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Fly to Brussels, train  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Brussels (BRU) OTP - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge

$79 - $244

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Bus  •  27 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Oostende

$5 - $8

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Fly to Charleroi, train  •  9 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Charleroi (CRL) OTP - CRL
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge

$49 - $213

Fly to Amsterdam, train  •  9 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Amsterdam (AMS) OTP - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Brugge

$123 - $304

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Dusseldorf (DUS) OTP - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf to Brussels - Midi
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge

$151 - $301

Fly to Paris CDG, train, bus  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) to Paris CDG (CDG) OTP - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Bruges

$119 - $269

Train  •  33 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Wien Hbf D
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  5. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge Ic / ...

$339 - $505

Bus, train  •  36 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Bucharest to Brussels Crainhem
  2. Take the train from Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central to Brugge Ic / ...

$94 - $127

Drive, train  •  24 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Salzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice
  4. Drive from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Bruges

$339 - $499

Drive  •  22 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Bucharest to Bruges 1426.9 miles

$290 - $430

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No, there is no direct train from Bucharest to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Bucuresti Nord Gara A and arriving at Brugge via Wien Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33 h 39 min.

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The distance between Bucharest and Bruges is 1857 km. The road distance is 2283.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Bruges without a car is to bus which takes 27 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 26 min to get from Bucharest to Bruges, including transfers.

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Bucharest to Bruges train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), depart from Bucuresti Nord Gara A station.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Bruges is to bus which takes 27 h 12 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 33 h 39 min.

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The quickest flight from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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Bruges is 1 h behind Bucharest. It is currently 4:12 PM in Bucharest and 3:12 PM in Bruges.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bucharest to Bruges is 2283 km. It takes approximately 22 h 29 min to drive from Bucharest to Bruges.

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  • Distance: 1160.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 26 min

What companies run services between Bucharest, Romania and Bruges, Belgium?

Maxibus Travel operates a bus from Bucharest to Bruges 4 times a week, and the journey takes 26 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bucharest to Bruges via Wien Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf, Köln Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussels Midi-Zuid, and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 33 h 39 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $430
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $500
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Brussels via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dusseldorf via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $500
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Brussels via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dusseldorf via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Brussels via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dusseldorf via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG via Ljubljana
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $500
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $430
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $230
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Charleroi via Marseille
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$24 - $230
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $330
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Charleroi via Warsaw
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $330
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Amsterdam via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dusseldorf via Prague
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $1,900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bucharest Otopeni to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Brugge
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Bru.-Centraal / Brux.-Central to Brugge
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$22 - $35
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Train from Düsseldorf to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
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 Lille to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
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 Lille to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Oostende
Ave. Duration
26 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Bucharest to Brussels Crainhem
Ave. Duration
34 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro

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Blue Air, Tarom, Austrian Airlines and five other airlines offer flights from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 1531+ hotels available in Bruges. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bucharest to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is to shuttle which takes 44 min and costs .

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