There are 4 ways to get from Lille to Bruges by bus, train, rideshare 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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Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Lille to Bruges Ouibus / ...

$3 - $7

3 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge Ic / ...

$47 - $76

Rideshare  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Lille to Brugge 47.3 miles

$7

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Lille to Bruges 47.2 miles

$9 - $15

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lille and arriving at Bruges. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lille to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Lille Europe Eurostar and arriving at Brugge via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 53 min.

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The distance between Lille and Bruges is 65 km. The road distance is 75.5 km.

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The best way to get from Lille to Bruges without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs .

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The bus from Lille to Bruges takes 1 h 15 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Lille to Bruges bus services, operated by Ouibus, depart from Lille station.

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Lille to Bruges train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Lille Europe Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from Lille to Bruges is to bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 2 h 53 min.

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Lille to Bruges bus services, operated by Ouibus, arrive at Bruges station.

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

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Map of how to get from Lille to Bruges.
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  • Distance: 40.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

What companies run services between Lille, France and Bruges, Belgium?

Ouibus operates a bus from Lille to Bruges 5 times a day. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily. Alternatively, you can take a train from Lille to Bruges via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 2 h 53 min.

Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Lille Europe Eurostar to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$30 - $60
Premier
$67 - $68
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Lille Europe to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $31
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$25 - $31
1st Class
$44 - $47
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Lille Europe to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
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
Bus operators
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 Lille to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
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 Lille to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Lille to Brugge
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Lille to Bruges is 76 km. It takes approximately 50 min to drive from Lille to Bruges.

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Book your Lille to Bruges bus tickets online with Distribusion and FlixBus.

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

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Lille and Bruges. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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