There are 9 ways to get from Zagreb to Bruges by plane, train, shuttle, 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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Fly Zagreb to Brussels, train  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Brussels (BRU) ZAG - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge

$97 - $347

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Bus  •  22 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Düsseldorf N261
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Bruges 080

$78 - $134

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Shuttle to Ljubljana, fly to Brussels, train  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Zagreb to Ljubljana Airport
  2. Fly from Ljubljana (LJU) to Brussels (BRU) LJU - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge

$151 - $589

Fly Zagreb to Amsterdam, train  •  8 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Amsterdam (AMS) ZAG - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Brugge

$141 - $447

Fly Zagreb to Paris CDG, train, bus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Zagreb (ZAG) to Paris CDG (CDG) ZAG - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Bruges

$132 - $442

Train  •  21 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. to Villach Hbf Ec / ...
  2. Take the train from Villach Hbf to Köln Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  4. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Brugge Ic / ...

$230 - $342

Bus, train  •  24 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Zagreb to Duisburg
  2. Take the bus from Duisburg to Bruxelles - North
  3. Take the train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Brugge Ic / ...

$121 - $177

Drive, train  •  14 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Kufstein
  2. Take the train from Kufstein to München Hbf M / ...
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice
  4. Drive from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Bruges

$238 - $347

Drive  •  13 h

  1. Drive from Zagreb to Bruges 865.2 miles

$180 - $270

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No, there is no direct bus from Zagreb to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Zagreb and arriving at Bruges via Düsseldorf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zagreb to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. and arriving at Brugge via Villach Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 9 min.

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The distance between Zagreb and Bruges is 1112 km. The road distance is 1384.3 km.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Bruges without a car is to train which takes 21 h 9 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 14 min to get from Zagreb to Bruges, including transfers.

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Zagreb to Bruges bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Zagreb station.

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Zagreb to Bruges train services, operated by Croatian Railways (HŽPP), depart from Zagreb Glavni Kolod. station.

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Bruges is to train which takes 21 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 22 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Zagreb Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Zagreb to Bruges bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bruges station.

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Map of how to get from Zagreb to Bruges.
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  • Distance: 695.2 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 14 min

What companies run services between Zagreb, Croatia and Bruges, Belgium?

You can take a train from Zagreb to Bruges via Villach Hbf, Köln Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Brussels Midi-Zuid, and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 21 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Zagreb to Bruges via Düsseldorf in around 22 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zagreb to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Ljubljana to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zagreb to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $450
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Zagreb to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Ljubljana to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Zagreb to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $420
Flights from Ljubljana to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Zagreb to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Zagreb to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Adria Airways
Website
adria.si
Flights from Ljubljana to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Train operators
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
Train from Bru.-Noord / Brux.-Nord to Brugge
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$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
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Villach Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
11 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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Raileurope.com
Train from Kufstein to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
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 Lille to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
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 Lille to Bruges
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Zagreb to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
16 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Düsseldorf to Bruges
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Croatia Bus
Website
croatiabus.getbybus.com
Bus from Zagreb to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Bus from Zagreb to Duisburg
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Schedules at
croatiabus.hr
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Duisburg to Bruxelles - North
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Zagreb to Bruges is 1384 km. It takes approximately 13 h to drive from Zagreb to Bruges.

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Brussels Airlines, Austrian Airlines, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Zagreb Airport to Brussels Airport.

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Book your Zagreb to Bruges bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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

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The best way to get from Zagreb to Zagreb Airport is to shuttle which takes 27 min and costs .

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