There are 3 ways to get from Leuven to Bruges by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Louvain to Bruges Ic / ...

$13 - $19

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Leuven to Bruges N84

$7 - $13

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Leuven to Bruges 79.5 miles

$16 - $24

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leuven to Bruges is to bus which costs 6€ - 11€ and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leuven to Bruges is to drive which costs 14€ - 22€ and takes 1 h 17 min.

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The distance between Leuven and Bruges is 110 km. The road distance is 127.2 km.

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The train from Louvain to Bruges takes 1 h 28 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Leuven and arriving at Bruges. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Louvain and arriving at Bruges. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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The best way to get from Leuven to Bruges without a car is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs 11€ - 17€.

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Map of how to get from Leuven to Bruges.
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  • Distance: 68.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

What companies run services between Leuven, Belgium and Bruges, Belgium?

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Leuven to Bruges hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Leuven to Bruges once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Louvain to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
belgianrail.be
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2nd Class
$13 - $19
1st Class
$20 - $30
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Leuven to Bruges
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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