There are 5 ways to get from Hook of Holland to Bruges by train, ferry, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi Thalys / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Bruges Ic / ...

$57 - $91

Cheapest option

Bus via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  2. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Bruges

$17 - $26

3 alternative options

Train, ferry, bus  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Schiedam Centrum to Vlissingen
  2. Take the ferry from Vlissingen, Westerhavenweg to Breskens, Veerhaven Wsf
  3. Take the bus from Breskens, Veerhaven to Brugge, Hoefijzer 42

Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein 819

$19 - $29

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Hook of Holland to Bruges 123.5 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hook of Holland to Bruges is to bus which costs 14€ - 23€ and takes 5 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hook of Holland to Bruges is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 5 min.

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The distance between Hook of Holland and Bruges is 106 km. The road distance is 197.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 51 min to get from Hook of Holland to Bruges, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hook of Holland to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Hoek van Holland, Hoek van Holland haven and arriving at Bruges via Schiedam, Station Schiedam Centrum, Rotterdam, Brussels City Center - Midi Train station and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 32 min.

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What companies run services between Hook of Holland, Netherlands and Bruges, Belgium?

You can take a train from Hook of Holland to Bruges via Schiedam, Station Schiedam Centrum Buffer, Schiedam Centrum, Rotterdam Centraal, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, and Bruxelles-Midi in around 3 h 51 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hook of Holland to Bruges via Schiedam, Station Schiedam Centrum Buffer, Schiedam, Station Schiedam Centrum, Rotterdam, Rotterdam Centraal Uitstaphalte, Rotterdam, Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, and Lille in around 5 h 32 min.

Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $75
Premier
$80 - $90
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Bruges
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiedam Centrum to Vlissingen
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Breskens, Veerhaven to Brugge, Hoefijzer
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Breskens Veerhaven to Brugge Hoefijzer
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
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 Rotterdam to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Lille
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
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 Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Ferry from Vlissingen, Westerhavenweg to Breskens, Veerhaven
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
connexxion.nl

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