Travel from Madrid to Bruges

Bus or train from Madrid to Bruges?

Spanish Railways AVE operates a train from Madrid to Bruges once daily. Tickets cost $130 - $180 and the journey takes 6 h 54 min. 2 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Madrid to Bruges 6 times a week. Tickets cost $75 - $130 and the journey takes 16 h. FlixBus also services this route 5 times a week.

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How to get from Madrid to Bruges

From Recoletos train to Madrid airport, fly to Brussels airport, then train to Bruges. 6 h 47 min $99. From Recoletos train to Madrid airport, fly to Charleroi airport, bus to Bruxelles-Midi, walk to Bruxelles-Midi, then train to Bruges. 7 h 29 min $104. From Recoletos train to Madrid airport, fly to Amsterdam airport, train to Antwerpen Centraal, then train to Bruges. 9 h 27 min $154. From Recoletos train to Madrid airport, fly to Lille Lesquin airport, shuttle to Lille, walk to Lille Flandres, train to Kortrijk, then train to Bruges. 9 h 54 min $226. From Recoletos train to Madrid airport, fly to Eindhoven airport, line 401 bus to Eindhoven, train to Tilburg, train to Roosendaal, train to Antwerpen Centraal, then train to Bruges. 9 h 28 min $161. From Madrid-Puerta de Atocha train to Nîmes, train to Bruxelles-Midi, then train to Brugge. 14 h 32 min $320. From Sol line 1 subway to Madrid-Chamartin, train to Hendaye, train to Bordeaux-St-Jean, train to Lille Flandres, train to Kortrijk, then train to Brugge. 19 h 34 min $305. From Madrid bus to Paris, Paris then bus to Bruges. 21 h 45 min $156. From Santo Domingo line 148 bus to Madrid, bus to Paris Gallieni, bus to Lille Flandres, train to Kortrijk, then train to Brugge. 25 h 40 min $157. From Madrid drive to Bruges. 14 h 53 min $248.