There are 5 ways to get from Nijmegen to Bruges by train, 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  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Roosendaal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen Centraal to Brugge Intercity

$31 - $53

4 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Nijmegen to Lille N367
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Bruges Ouibus

Train, bus  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Utrecht Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Utrecht to Brugge 141

$32 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Nijmegen to Bruges 141.7 miles

$30 - $50

Train, fly  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Brussels (BRU) AMS - BRU
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Brugge

$89 - $281

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

You can take a train from Nijmegen to Bruges via Roosendaal and Antwerpen Centraal in around 4 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nijmegen to Bruges via Lille in around 5 h 4 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Nijmegen to Roosendaal
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $29
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Nijmegen to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Nijmegen to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Brugge
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Brugge
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $27
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$24 - $27
1st Class
$34 - $38
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Nijmegen to Lille
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Lille to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Eurolines NL
Website
eurolines.nl
Bus from Utrecht to Brugge
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
eurolines.nl

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Nijmegen and Bruges is 195 km. The road distance is 227 km.

The cheapest way to get from Nijmegen to Bruges is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 28 min.

The quickest way to get from Nijmegen to Bruges is to drive which takes 2 h 28 min and costs 29€ - 45€.

No, there is no direct train from Nijmegen to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Nijmegen and arriving at Brugge via Roosendaal and Antwerpen Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 1 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Nijmegen to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Nijmegen and arriving at Bruges via Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 4 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Nijmegen to Bruges, including transfers.