There are 6 ways to get from Gravesend to Bruges by train, bus, taxi, car train, car, car ferry 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  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Ebbsfleet International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Eurostar
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge Ic / ...

$77 - $197

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Ebbsfleet International Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar Est / ...
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Bruges Ouibus / ...

$51 - $130

4 alternative options

Taxi, Eurotunnel, drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Gravesend to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Bruges

$313 - $344

Drive, carferry  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Gravesend to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Bruges

$51 - $76

Fly London City to Rotterdam, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rotterdam (RTM) LCY - RTM
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Brugge

$121 - $368

Fly London Heathrow to Brussels, train  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brussels (BRU) LHR - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge

$126 - $296

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Gravesend to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Ebbsfleet International and arriving at Brugge via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 14 min.

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The distance between Gravesend and Bruges is 125 miles.

The best way to get from Gravesend to Bruges without a car is to train which takes 4 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Gravesend to Bruges, including transfers.

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Gravesend to Bruges train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Ebbsfleet International station.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Rotterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Bruges is 1 h ahead of Gravesend. It is currently 4:58 PM in Gravesend and 5:58 PM in Bruges.

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

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British Airways offers flights from London City Airport to Rotterdam Airport.

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There are 1531+ hotels available in Bruges. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Gravesend to Bruges.
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  • Distance: 125 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 14 min

What companies run services between Gravesend, England and Bruges, Belgium?

You can take a train from Gravesend to Bruges via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 4 h 14 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ebbsfleet International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $180
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$60 - $180
Premier
$140 - $210
Train from Ebbsfleet International Eurostar to Lille Europe Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $120
Premier
$110 - $150
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
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
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
Ferry operators
Other operators
Taxi from Gravesend to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
52 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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