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There are 9 ways to get from Vienna to Bruges by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly to Brussels, train

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Brussels (BRU)
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Bruges

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Fly to Charleroi, bus, train

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Charleroi (CRL)
  2. Take the bus from Charleroi Airport to Brussels Midi / Brussel Zuid West
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Bruges

Fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS)
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Anvers-Central
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Bruges

Fly to Dusseldorf, train

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Dusseldorf (DUS)
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Bruges

Train

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt to Bruxelles-Nord
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Bruges

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Central Station to Brussels-North train station
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Bruges

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Central Bus Station VIB to Ghent Pr. Clementinalaan

Night train, train

  1. Take the night train from Wien Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Bruges

Drive

  1. Drive from Vienna to Bruges

Vienna to Bruges by train

33 Weekly Trains
11h 40m Average Duration
€105 Cheapest Price
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The most affordable way to get from Vienna to Bruges is to bus, which costs €55 - €75 and takes 21h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Bruges is to fly and train which costs €65 - €340 and takes 6h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna station to Bruges station. However, there are services departing from Vienna Central Bus Station VIB and arriving at Bruges Sint-Michiels Station West via Gent Sint Pieters Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Bruges via Frankfurt and Bruxelles-Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 40m.

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The distance between Vienna and Bruges is 1001 km. The road distance is 1201 km.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Bruges without a car is to train which takes 11h 40m and costs €100 - €150.

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It takes approximately 6h 5m to get from Vienna to Bruges, including transfers.

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Vienna to Bruges bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, depart from Vienna Central Bus Station VIB.

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Vienna to Bruges train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Wien Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Bruges is to train which takes 11h 40m and costs €100 - €150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €55 - €75 and takes 21h 55m.

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Map of how to get from Vienna to Bruges.
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  • Distance: 1000.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 5m

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

You can take a train from Vienna to Bruges via Frankfurt and Bruxelles-Nord in around 11h 40m. Alternatively, Union Ivkoni operates a bus from Vienna Central Bus Station VIB to Ghent Pr. Clementinalaan once daily. Tickets cost €45 - €65 and the journey takes 20h 15m.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €600
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Vienna to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €650
Flights from Vienna to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €700
Flights from Vienna to Brussels via Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €600
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €600
Flights from Vienna to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Vienna to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €600
Flights from Vienna to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €600
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Vienna to Charleroi
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€10 - €310
Flights from Vienna to Charleroi via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€10 - €310
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €650
Flights from Vienna to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €950
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €400
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Vienna to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €300
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €600
Flights from Vienna to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €650
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€20 - €22
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€20 - €22
1st Class
€28 - €32
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Bruges
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€10 - €14
1st Class
€15 - €22
Train from Anvers-Central to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €16
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€10 - €16
1st Class
€16 - €24
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€10 - €15
1st Class
€15 - €23
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €110
Website
Thalys
Standard
€50 - €75
Comfort
€65 - €85
Premium
€75 - €110
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€70 - €150
Website
Thalys
Standard
€70 - €100
Comfort
€85 - €110
Premium
€100 - €150
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
6h 34m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€120 - €170
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Wien Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
13h 32m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€90 - €130
Website
Nightjet
Bus operators
Flibco
Phone
+352 26 58 57 1
Email
info@flibco.com
Website
flibco.com
Bus from Charleroi Airport to Brussels Midi / Brussel Zuid West
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Flibco
Standard Ticket
€11 - €14
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Central Station to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Vienna Central Bus Station VIB to Ghent Pr. Clementinalaan
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Union Ivkoni

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Vienna to Bruges bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, arrive at Ghent Pr. Clementinalaan station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Bruges is 1201 km. It takes approximately 10h 32m to drive from Vienna to Bruges.

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Ethiopian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Vienna Airport to Brussels Airport.

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There are 330+ hotels available in Bruges. Prices start at €100 per night.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs €3 - €11.

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