There are 6 ways to get from Leiden to Bruges by train, ferry, bus, night bus, car 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  •  3 h 47 min

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

$59 - $95

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Bruges Ouibus

$16 - $23

4 alternative options

Train, ferry, bus  •  5 h 8 min

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

Night bus  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the night bus from The Hague to Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein N819

$20 - $33

Drive  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Leiden to Bruges 130.5 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, train  •  4 h 7 min

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

$77 - $261

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leiden to Bruges is to bus which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 5 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leiden to Bruges is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 10 min.

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The distance between Leiden and Bruges is 137 km. The road distance is 208.8 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from Leiden to Bruges, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leiden to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Leiden, Centraal and arriving at Bruges via Amsterdam - Schiphol Airport and Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Leiden to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Leiden Centraal and arriving at Bruges via Rotterdam Centraal and Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 47 min.

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

You can take a train from Leiden to Bruges via Rotterdam Centraal, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, and Bruxelles-Midi in around 3 h 47 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Leiden to Bruges every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $14 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
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
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $27
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$24 - $27
1st Class
$34 - $38
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Leiden Centraal to Vlissingen
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $40
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
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
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
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from The Hague to Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
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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