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Recommended option

Fly from Salzburg, train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Salzburg (SZG) to Brussels (BRU) SZG - BRU
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Brugge

$73 - $295

Cheapest option

Bus  •  18 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Salzburg to Munich, Munich central bus station 086
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Nuremberg 028 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Nuremberg to Bruges N84

$57 - $105

6 alternative options

Train to Munich, fly, train  •  8 h 13 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 Bruxelles-Nat.-Aéroport to Brugge

$137 - $310

Train  •  10 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bruxelles Midi Ice
  4. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge

$181 - $266

Train via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf  •  11 h

  1. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Bruxelles-Nord Ice
  4. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Brugge

$161 - $287

Night train, bus, train  •  18 h 3 min

  1. Take the night train from Salzburg Hbf. to Muenchen Hbf En
  2. Take the bus from München to Gent
  3. Take the train from Gent-Dampoort to Brugge

$73 - $125

Drive, train  •  9 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to München Ost
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice
  3. Drive from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Bruges

$168 - $251

Drive  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Salzburg to Bruges 639.5 miles

$130 - $200

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

You can take a train from Salzburg to Bruges via München Hbf, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Bruxelles Midi, and Bruxelles-Midi in around 10 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salzburg to Bruges via Munich, Munich central bus station and Nuremberg in around 18 h 40 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 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
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Brugge
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$17 - $25
Train from Gent-Dampoort to Brugge
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$11 - $16
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Bruxelles Midi
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$55 - $130
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Night train from Salzburg Hbf. to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Bus operators
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 - $90
Website
eurolines.de
Low
$55
High
$62
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Salzburg to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Nuremberg to Bruges
Ave. Duration
12 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Salzburg and Bruges is 803 km. The road distance is 1023 km.

The cheapest way to get from Salzburg to Bruges is to night train and bus and train which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 18 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Salzburg to Bruges is to fly and train which takes 5 h 44 min and costs 60€ - 260€.

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, Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 59 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Salzburg to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Salzburg and arriving at Bruges via Munich, Munich central bus station and Nuremberg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Salzburg to Bruges, including transfers.