There are 13 ways to get from Stoke-on-Trent 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.

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Train  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge Ic / ...

$137 - $354

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Bus  •  11 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Stoke-On-Trent to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Bruges N815 / ...

$28 - $55

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Train, bus  •  9 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to London Euston
  2. Take the bus from London to Bruges N815 / ...

$72 - $172

Train, bus via Banbury  •  11 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Banbury
  2. Take the train from Banbury to London Marylebone
  3. Take the bus from London to Bruges 080

$106 - $175

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Stoke-on-Trent to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Bruges

$237 - $267

Drive, carferry  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Stoke-on-Trent to Dover
  2. Take the carferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Bruges

$91 - $133

Train to Manchester, fly to Brussels, train  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Brussels (BRU) MAN - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge

$94 - $322

Train to Birmingham, fly to Brussels, train  •  7 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Brussels (BRU) BHX - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge

$112 - $341

Train to East Midlands, fly to Brussels, train  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Derby
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Brussels (BRU) EMA - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge

$100 - $720

Train to Manchester, fly to Charleroi, train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Charleroi (CRL) MAN - CRL
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge

$64 - $311

Train to Manchester, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Amsterdam (AMS) MAN - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
  4. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Brugge

$108 - $342

Train to Birmingham, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  8 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Amsterdam (AMS) BHX - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
  4. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Brugge

$131 - $311

Train to London City, fly to Rotterdam, train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Stoke-on-Trent to London Euston
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rotterdam (RTM) LCY - RTM
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
  4. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Brugge

$173 - $492

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Stoke-on-Trent to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Stoke-On-Trent and arriving at Bruges via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stoke-on-Trent to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Stoke-on-Trent and arriving at Brugge via London St. Pancras International and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 15 min.

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The distance between Stoke-on-Trent and Bruges is 262 miles.

The best way to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Bruges without a car is to train which takes 7 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 15 min to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Bruges, including transfers.

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Stoke-on-Trent to Bruges bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Stoke-On-Trent station.

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Stoke-on-Trent to Bruges train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Stoke-on-Trent station.

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The best way to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Bruges is to train which takes 7 h 15 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11 h 10 min.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Stoke-on-Trent to Bruges bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bruges station.

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Map of how to get from Stoke-on-Trent to Bruges.
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  • Distance: 262.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 15 min

What companies run services between Stoke-on-Trent, England and Bruges, Belgium?

You can take a train from Stoke-on-Trent to Bruges via London Euston, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 7 h 15 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stoke-on-Trent to Bruges via London Victoria Coach Station and London in around 11 h 10 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from East Midlands to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
Flights from East Midlands to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Birmingham to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $600
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $320
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Manchester to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $140
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Brugge
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $27
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Banbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from Banbury to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
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
$172
Website
eurotunnel.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Stoke-on-Trent to Derby
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Single
$23 - $35
Thalys
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 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
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 London to Bruges
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from London to Bruges
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Stoke-On-Trent to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators

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Bruges is 1 h ahead of Stoke-on-Trent. It is currently 9:00 AM in Stoke-on-Trent and 10:00 AM in Bruges.

Stoke-on-Trent to Bruges train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Brugge station.

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Ethiopian Airlines, KLM, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Manchester Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 1531+ hotels available in Bruges. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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