There are 11 ways to get from Southampton to Bruges by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry 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  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Est

$105 - $261

Cheapest option

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 10 min

$73 - $105

9 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 26 min

  1. Ouibus

Bus  •  8 h 5 min

  1. 032 / ...
  2. Ouibus

Bus via Heathrow Airport London  •  8 h 56 min

  1. National Express / ...
  2. Ouibus

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4 h

$221 - $243

Train to London City, fly to Rotterdam, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. LCY - RTM

$142 - $400

Fly Southampton to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. SOU - AMS

$104 - $280

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Brussels, train  •  7 h 3 min

  1. LHR - BRU

$99 - $254

Train to London City, fly to Antwerp, train  •  7 h 24 min

  1. LCY - ANR

$117 - $365

Train to Bristol, fly to Brussels, train  •  7 h 27 min

  1. BRS - BRU

$134 - $375

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Bruges, Belgium?

You can take a train from Southampton to Bruges via London Waterloo, Waterloo Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Bruxelles-Midi in around 6 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Bruges via Victoria Coach Station Arrivals and London in around 8 h 5 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from Bristol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flights from Bristol to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from London City to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Southampton to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from Bristol to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Southampton Central to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Central to Woking
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $240
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
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 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
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Bus operators
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from London to Bruges
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton to Heathrow Airport London
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Southampton and Bruges is 325 km.

The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Bruges is to drive and car ferry which costs £50 - £80 and takes 5 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Southampton to Bruges is to drive and Eurotunnel which takes 4 h and costs £160 - £190.

No, there is no direct bus from Southampton to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Southampton City Centre, Coach Station and arriving at Bruges via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Southampton to Bruges, including transfers.