There are 5 ways to get from Nijmegen to Bruges by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Breda
  2. Take the train from Breda to Antwerpen-Berchem
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Brugge Ic / ...

$36 - $59

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Bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Nijmegen to Eindhoven 822 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Eindhoven to Bruges 080

$14 - $24

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 1 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 26 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 Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Brugge

$89 - $281

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The cheapest way to get from Nijmegen to Bruges is to bus which costs 11€ - 21€ and takes 5 h 15 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Nijmegen to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Nijmegen and arriving at Bruges via Eindhoven. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Nijmegen to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Nijmegen and arriving at Brugge via Breda and Antwerpen-Berchem. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 27 min.

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The distance between Nijmegen and Bruges is 195 km. The road distance is 226.8 km.

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The best way to get from Nijmegen to Bruges without a car is to train which takes 4 h 27 min and costs 30€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Nijmegen to Bruges, including transfers.

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Nijmegen to Bruges bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Nijmegen station.

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Nijmegen to Bruges train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Nijmegen station.

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The best way to get from Nijmegen to Bruges is to train which takes 4 h 27 min and costs 30€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 11€ - 21€ and takes 5 h 15 min.

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  • Distance: 121.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 27 min

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

You can take a train from Nijmegen to Bruges via Breda and Antwerpen-Berchem in around 4 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nijmegen to Bruges via Eindhoven in around 5 h 15 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)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Nijmegen to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Antwerpen-Berchem
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Nijmegen to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Nijmegen to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Brugge
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Brugge
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $27
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$24 - $27
1st Class
$34 - $38
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 Nijmegen to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Eindhoven to Bruges
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Nijmegen to Bruges bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bruges station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Nijmegen to Bruges is 227 km. It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to drive from Nijmegen to Bruges.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Airport to Brussels Airport.

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