Directions from Düsseldorf to Bruges

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge Intercity

$55 - $118

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Bruges 080

$17 - $29

6 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf - Hauptbahnhof to Antwerpen
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Brugge Intercity

$54 - $75

Train via Antwerpen Centraal (Koningin Astridplein)  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf ZOB to Antwerpen Centraal (Koningin Astridplein)
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Brugge Intercity

$48 - $74

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Bruges 176.1 miles

$35 - $55

Fly Dusseldorf to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 29 min

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

$131 - $332

Fly Dusseldorf to Brussels, train  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Brussels (BRU) DUS - BRU
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Brugge

$78 - $254

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Brussels, train  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU) FRA - BRU
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Brugge

$137 - $344

What companies run services between Düsseldorf, Germany and Bruges, Belgium?

You can take a train from Düsseldorf to Bruges via Köln Hbf, Bruxelles Midi, and Bruxelles-Midi in around 4 h 24 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Düsseldorf to Bruges once daily. Tickets cost $17 - $29 and the journey takes 4 h 40 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $430
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Brussels via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $230
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf ZOB to Antwerpen Centraal (Koningin Astridplein)
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $110
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$65 - $90
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Brugge
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Brugge
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $27
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$24 - $27
1st Class
$34 - $38
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Bruges
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Düsseldorf - Hauptbahnhof to Antwerpen
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Düsseldorf and Bruges is 247 km. The road distance is 282 km.

The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Bruges is to bus which costs 14€ - 25€ and takes 4 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Bruges is to drive which takes 2 h 46 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

No, there is no direct train from Düsseldorf to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Düsseldorf Hbf and arriving at Brugge via Köln Hbf and Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 24 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Bruges. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Düsseldorf to Bruges, including transfers.