There are 11 ways to get from Italy to Bruges by plane, train, bus 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 from Milan Linate, train  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Milan Linate (LIN) to Brussels (BRU) LIN - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge

$70 - $284

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Fly from Milan Malpensa, train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Brussels (BRU) MXP - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge

$62 - $228

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Fly from Florence, train  •  6 h 50 min

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

$114 - $414

Fly from Bologna, train  •  7 h 10 min

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

$95 - $306

Fly from Rome, train  •  7 h 29 min

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

$72 - $258

Fly from Turin, train  •  7 h 33 min

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

$102 - $316

Train  •  16 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi Tha
  4. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge Ic / ...

$311 - $417

Bus  •  23 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Paris, Paris N1729 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Bruges 757

$104 - $181

Bus Eurolines FR, train  •  27 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Gent
  3. Take the train from Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brugge Ic / ...

$158 - $302

Bus Eurolines IT, train  •  30 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Roma Tiburtina Station to Brussel
  2. Take the train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Brugge Ic / ...

$106 - $144

Drive  •  15 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Bruges 978.1 miles

$230 - $340

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Italy to Bruges. However, there are services departing from P.le Tiburtino and arriving at Bruges via Rome and Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Italy to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Brugge via Torino Porta Susa, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 6 min.

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The distance between Italy and Bruges is 1191 km. The road distance is 1565 km.

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The best way to get from Italy to Bruges without a car is to train which takes 16 h 6 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 53 min to get from Italy to Bruges, including transfers.

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Italy to Bruges bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rome station.

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Italy to Bruges train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

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The best way to get from Italy to Bruges is to train which takes 16 h 6 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 23 h 52 min.

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The quickest flight from Milan Linate Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Italy to Bruges bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bruges station.

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Map of how to get from Italy to Bruges.
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  • Distance: 744.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 53 min

What companies run services between Italy and Bruges, Belgium?

You can take a train from Rome to Bruges via Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord RER, Paris Nord, Bruxelles Midi, and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 16 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rome to Bruges via Tiburtina/Verano, Rome, and Paris, Paris in around 23 h 52 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Florence to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Florence to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Bologna to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Rome to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Rome to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Turin to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Turin to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Florence to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $360
Flights from Bologna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Rome to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Turin to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $850
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $470
Flights from Florence to Brussels via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Bologna to Brussels via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Rome to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from Rome to Brussels via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Florence to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $320
Flights from Rome to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Milan Linate to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Bologna to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Bologna to Brussels via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,400
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Florence to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,200
Train operators
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 Gent-Sint-Pieters to Brugge
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$10 - $15
Train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Brugge
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$14 - $22
1st Class
$23 - $35
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $160
1st Class
$180 - $270
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $120
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$85 - $120
1st Class
$120 - $160
Bus operators
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 Rome to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Bruges
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Roma to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
21 h 22 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Gent
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Italy to Bruges is 1565 km. It takes approximately 15 h 11 min to drive from Italy to Bruges.

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KLM, Alitalia, Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Milan Linate Airport to Brussels Airport.

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

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The best way to get from Italy to Milan Linate Airport is to line 73 bus which takes 31 min and costs .

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