There are 10 ways to get from Dublin to Bruges by plane, train, bus, car ferry, bus and ferry 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  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Brussels (BRU) DUB - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Bruges

$61 - $209

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Bus and ferry, bus  •  20 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus from London to Bruges 080 / ...

$38 - $60

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Fly to Charleroi, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Charleroi (CRL) DUB - CRL
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Bruges

$66 - $239

Fly to Amsterdam, train  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Amsterdam (AMS) DUB - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Bruges

$91 - $255

Fly to Paris CDG, train, bus  •  7 h 41 min

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

$107 - $370

Fly to Eindhoven, train  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Eindhoven (EIN) DUB - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Breda
  3. Take the train from Breda to Antwerpen-Berchem
  4. Take the train from Anvers-Berchem to Bruges

$72 - $249

Car ferry, train  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Brussels - Midi Est
  4. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Bruges Ic / ...

$254 - $478

Car ferry, train Virgin West Coast Trains, bus  •  16 h 12 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  3. Take the bus from London to Bruges 080

$190 - $302

Car ferry, train, bus via Birmingham, Navigation Street  •  21 h 40 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham, Navigation Street to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals M11
  4. Take the bus from London to De Panne 080

$146 - $210

Car ferry, drive  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to Dover
  3. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  4. Drive from Calais to Bruges

$151 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Bruges is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 30€ - 55€ and takes 20 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Bruges is to fly and train which costs 50€ - 190€ and takes 6 h 4 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Bruges is 686 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 4 min to get from Dublin to Bruges, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Bruges via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 12 min.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to line 702 bus which takes 11 min and costs 8€ - 11€.

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Dublin to Bruges bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria station.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Bruges.
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  • Distance: 428.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 4 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Bruges, Belgium?

There is no direct connection from Dublin to Bruges. However, you can take the line 702 bus to Dublin Airport, take the walk to Dublin airport, fly to Brussels, take the walk to Brussels Airport - Zaventem, then take the train to Bruges. Alternatively, you can take the line 702 bus to Dublin Airport, take the walk to Dublin airport, fly to Charleroi, take the walk to Charleroi Airport, take the shuttle to Brussels-South Station, take the walk to Bruxelles-Midi, then take the train to Bruges.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Dublin to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Dublin to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Dublin to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Dublin to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from Dublin to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $280
Flights from Dublin to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Dublin to Charleroi via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Dublin to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $280
Flights from Dublin to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Dublin to Eindhoven via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Dublin to Eindhoven via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $240
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Dublin to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $390
Flights from Dublin to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $340
Flights from Dublin to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Flights from Dublin to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $490
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dublin to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Dublin to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dublin to Paris CDG via Southampton
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $26
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$23 - $26
1st Class
$33 - $37
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Bruges
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$16 - $24
Train from Anvers-Central to Bruges
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 Anvers-Berchem to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $26
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
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
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Breda
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $230
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$90 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $230
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Brussels - Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $190
Premier
$150 - $220
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
First Anytime Day Single
$100 - $160
Bus operators
Ouibus
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
Bus from London to Bruges
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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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
Bus from London to Bruges
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from London to De Panne
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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