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There are 8 ways to get from Rome to Bruges by plane, train, bus 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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Fly Rome to Brussels, train  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Brussels (BRU) FCO - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Bruges / Brugge

$69 - $253

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Fly Rome Ciampino to Charleroi, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Charleroi (CRL) CIA - CRL
  2. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Bruges / Brugge

$57 - $270

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Fly Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) FCO - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Bruges / Brugge

$114 - $358

Train via Chambery  •  14 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa Fr
  2. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E Tgv
  3. Take the train from Chambery to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
  4. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Bruges / Brugge Ic

$342 - $450

Train  •  19 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Ventimiglia Ic
  2. Take the train from Nice Ville to Bruxelles Midi Tgv
  3. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Bruges / Brugge Ic

$325 - $388

Bus  •  22 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Rome to Paris, Paris N1729 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Bruges 757

$102 - $168

Bus, train  •  28 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Roma to Paris Gallieni
  2. Take the bus from Paris Gallieni to Lille
  3. Take the train from Courtrai / Kortrijk to Bruges / Brugge Ic / ...

$137 - $257

Drive  •  15 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Rome to Bruges 977.2 miles

$230 - $340

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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Bruges is to fly and train which costs 50€ - 240€ and takes 7 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rome to Bruges is to fly and train which costs 60€ - 220€ and takes 6 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Rome and arriving at Bruges via Paris, Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Bruges / Brugge via Torino Porta Susa, Chambery and Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 36 min.

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The distance between Rome and Bruges is 1253 km. The road distance is 1563.6 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Bruges without a car is to train which takes 14 h 36 min and costs 290€ - 400€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to get from Rome to Bruges, including transfers.

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

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Rome to Bruges train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

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The best way to get from Rome to Bruges is to train which takes 14 h 36 min and costs 290€ - 400€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 85€ - 150€ and takes 22 h 25 min.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Bruges.
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  • Distance: 782.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 23 min

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Bruges, Belgium?

You can take a train from Rome to Bruges via Torino Porta Susa, Torino Porta Susa, Chambery-Challes-E, Chambery, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, and Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid in around 14 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rome to Bruges via Paris, Paris in around 22 h 25 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $300
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Charleroi via Santander
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $350
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from Rome to Brussels via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Rome to Brussels via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Bruges / Brugge
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $24
Train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Bruges / Brugge
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Courtrai / Kortrijk to Bruges / Brugge
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $17
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
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
Train from Chambery to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$210 - $270
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$210 - $270
1st Class
$280 - $390
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Chambery-Challes-E
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $50
1st Class
$65 - $80
Train from Nice Ville to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
8 h 54 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$240 - $270
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$240 - $270
1st Class
$310 - $470
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Ventimiglia
Ave. Duration
7 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Rome to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Bruges
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Roma to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
21 h 22 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $210
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Lille
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $20
Schedules at
isilines.com

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The quickest flight from Rome Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 10 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Bruges is 1564 km. It takes approximately 15 h 10 min to drive from Rome to Bruges.

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Eurowings, KLM, Swiss and four other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Brussels Airport.

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Book your Rome to Bruges bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 1523+ hotels available in Bruges. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs 10€ - 15€.

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