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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Tha

$84 - $137

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. 075 / ...
  2. Ouibus

$21 - $32

5 alternative options

Train, bus Ouibus  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Intercity
  2. Ouibus

$34 - $55

Train, bus Eurolines NL  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Intercity
  2. 141

$50 - $81

Drive  •  3 h 51 min

  1. 245.5 miles

$55 - $90

Train to Amsterdam, fly, train  •  6 h 2 min

  1. AMS - BRU

$101 - $300

Fly from Groningen, train  •  11 h 7 min

  1. GRQ - BRU

$127 - $490

Questions & Answers

The distance between Groningen and Bruges is 319 km. The road distance is 393 km.

The cheapest way to get from Groningen to Bruges is to bus which costs 17€ - 28€ and takes 6 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Groningen to Bruges is to drive which takes 3 h 51 min and costs 50€ - 75€.

No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Brugge via Schiphol (Airport) and Antwerpen Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 36 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Groningen to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Bruges via Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Groningen to Bruges, including transfers.

What companies run services between Groningen, Netherlands and Bruges, Belgium?

You can take a train from Groningen to Bruges via Schiphol (Airport) and Antwerpen Centraal in around 5 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Groningen to Bruges via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk in around 6 h 55 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Nice
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Copenhagen, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Copenhagen, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Irakleion
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Groningen to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Duivendrecht
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
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 - $26
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$24 - $26
1st Class
$34 - $37
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Utrecht to Bruges
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Bruges
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Groningen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines NL
Website
eurolines.nl
Bus from Amsterdam Duivendrecht to Brugge
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
eurolines.nl

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