There are 7 ways to get from Salzburg to Bruges by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Salzburg, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Brussels (BRU) SZG - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Brugge

$73 - $295

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Bus  •  17 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg, Salzburg South to Brussels, Brussels-North station 1929
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein 819 / ...

$58 - $96

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Train to Munich, fly, train  •  8 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Brussels (BRU) MUC - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Brugge

$137 - $310

Train  •  11 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  4. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge Ic / ...

$201 - $306

Train, bus  •  18 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the bus from München to Gent
  3. Take the train from Gent-Dampoort to Brugge Ic / ...

$97 - $156

Drive, train  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to München Ost
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ice
  3. Drive from Düsseldorf Hbf to Bruges

$183 - $276

Drive  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Bruges 639.5 miles

$130 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Bruges is to bus which costs 45€ - 85€ and takes 17 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Bruges is to fly and train which costs 60€ - 250€ and takes 5 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salzburg to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Salzburg, Salzburg South and arriving at Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein via Brussels, Brussels-North station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Salzburg to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Salzburg Hbf and arriving at Brugge via München Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 52 min.

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The distance between Salzburg and Bruges is 803 km. The road distance is 1023.2 km.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Bruges without a car is to train which takes 11 h 52 min and costs 170€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to get from Salzburg to Bruges, including transfers.

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

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Salzburg to Bruges train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Salzburg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Bruges is to train which takes 11 h 52 min and costs 170€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 85€ and takes 17 h 25 min.

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  • Distance: 502 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 47 min

What companies run services between Salzburg, Austria and Bruges, Belgium?

You can take a train from Salzburg to Bruges via München Hbf, Köln Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussels Midi-Zuid, and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 11 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salzburg to Bruges via Brussels, Brussels-North station in around 17 h 25 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Salzburg to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Munich to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Munich to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Salzburg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $400
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
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
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Train from Gent-Dampoort to Brugge
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $17
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
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 Salzburg, Salzburg South to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
15 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from München to Gent
Ave. Duration
14 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$56
High
$63

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The quickest flight from Salzburg Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Salzburg to Bruges is 1023 km. It takes approximately 9 h 22 min to drive from Salzburg to Bruges.

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Eurowings, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Salzburg Airport to Brussels Airport.

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

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There are 1533+ hotels available in Bruges. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Salzburg to Salzburg Airport is to line 2 shuttle which takes 7 min and costs .

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