There are 8 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bruges by train, night train, bus, car ferry, car, car train 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.

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Train  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge Ic / ...

$123 - $286

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Bus  •  15 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) M35 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Victoria Coach Station
  3. Take the bus from London to Bruges 080

$52 - $91

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Night train, bus  •  13 h 32 min

  1. Take the night train from Newcastle to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from London to Bruges N815 / ...

$54 - $95

Train, carferry  •  20 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to York
  2. Take the train from York to Hull
  3. Take the carferry from Hull to Zeebrugge

$154 - $379

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Bruges

$261 - $301

Drive, carferry  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Bruges

$115 - $166

Fly to Brussels, train  •  6 h 42 min

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

$102 - $326

Fly to Amsterdam, train  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Amsterdam (AMS) NCL - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Brugge

$106 - $317

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street and arriving at Bruges via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 19 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Newcastle and arriving at Brugge via London St. Pancras International and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 4 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Bruges is 330 miles.

The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bruges without a car is to train which takes 8 h 4 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 4 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bruges, including transfers.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Bruges bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street station.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Bruges train services, operated by LNER, depart from Newcastle station.

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The best way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bruges is to train which takes 8 h 4 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 15 h 19 min.

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The quickest flight from Newcastle Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Newcastle upon Tyne to Bruges bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bruges station.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bruges.
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  • Distance: 330.3 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 4 min

What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Bruges, Belgium?

You can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bruges via London Kings Cross, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 8 h 4 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Bruges via Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station), Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street, London Victoria Coach Station, and London in around 15 h 19 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Newcastle to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $490
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Newcastle to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $500
Flights from Newcastle to Amsterdam via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$40 - $70
1st Class
$80 - $130
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
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 Antwerpen-Centraal to Brugge
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $27
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Newcastle to London Euston
Ave. Duration
5 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$198
Sleeper Seat
$40 - $60
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to York
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
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 London to Bruges
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 London to Bruges
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, John Dobson Street to Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Book at
uk.megabus.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Hull to Zeebrugge
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Passenger & Bed Standard
$172
Passenger & Bed Flexi
$264
Standard Car
$119
Car ferry from Dover to Calais
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk

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Bruges is 1 h ahead of Newcastle upon Tyne. It is currently 5:57 PM in Newcastle upon Tyne and 6:57 PM in Bruges.

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

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BMI Regional, British Airways and KLM offer flights from Newcastle 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 Newcastle upon Tyne to Newcastle Airport is to train which takes 25 min and costs .

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