There are 5 ways to get from The Hague to Bruges by train, ferry, bus, night 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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Train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi Thalys / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Bruges Ic / ...

$57 - $92

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from The Hague to Lille Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Bruges Ouibus

$12 - $18

3 alternative options

Train, ferry, bus  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Den Haag HS to Vlissingen
  2. Take the ferry from Vlissingen, Westerhavenweg to Breskens, Veerhaven Wsf
  3. Take the bus from Breskens, Veerhaven to Brugge, Hoefijzer 42

Night bus  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the night bus from The Hague to Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein N819

$16 - $27

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from The Hague to Bruges 124.8 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from The Hague to Bruges is to bus which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 5 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from The Hague to Bruges is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 5 min.

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The distance between The Hague and Bruges is 123 km. The road distance is 199.7 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from The Hague to Bruges, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from The Hague and arriving at Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from The Hague to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Den Haag HS and arriving at Bruges via Rotterdam Centraal and Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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What companies run services between The Hague, Netherlands and Bruges, Belgium?

You can take a train from The Hague to Bruges via Rotterdam Centraal, Brussel-Zuid/Midi, and Bruxelles-Midi in around 3 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from The Hague to Bruges via Lille in around 5 h 14 min.

Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $75
Premier
$80 - $90
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Bruges
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Den Haag HS to Vlissingen
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Breskens, Veerhaven to Brugge, Hoefijzer
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Breskens Veerhaven to Brugge Hoefijzer
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from The Hague to Lille
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Lille to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from The Hague to Bruges, Bruges Bargeplein
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Ferry from Vlissingen, Westerhavenweg to Breskens, Veerhaven
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
connexxion.nl

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