|Distance||107 miles (172 km)|
|Average coach duration||4 h 45 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£23 (€27)|
|Coach companies||Flixbus, Ouibus, Eurolines France or Eurolines Switzerland|
Coaches from Amsterdam to Bruges cover the 107 miles (172 km) long route taking on average 4 h 45 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Ouibus, Eurolines France or Eurolines Switzerland. There are direct coach services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as £11, but the average price of coach tickets is £23. Travellers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Bruges, Sint-Michiels Station West.
For as little as £11 you can travel by coach from Amsterdam to Bruges with FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this journey.
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost coach providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance coach at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight coaches on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long coach journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
Please follow the recommendations outlined by FlixBus when booking your coach tickets to Bruges from Amsterdam due to the coronavirus:
If travellers are planning a trip to Bruges from Amsterdam, buses are a convenient and cost-effective method. The road distance between Amsterdam and Bruges is 153 miles (246 km) and on average, the Amsterdam-Bruges bus trip lasts approximately 4 and a half hours.
There are over ten departures to Bruges from Amsterdam. The earliest bus departs the station shortly after midnight and arrives at Bruges at around 7:00 a.m. The 9:00 p.m. bus is the latest departure.
Several bus companies ply the Amsterdam-Bruges route. Though travellers can take a direct bus from Amsterdam to Bruges, most arrive there via Ghent. A journey to Bruges via a direct bus will last about 4 and a half hours. However, connecting buses take up to 6 hours.
Up to 15 buses depart for Bruges from Amsterdam every day. The departures are spread out through the day to ensure both day and overnight travellers are catered for.
The first bus departs Amsterdam shortly after midnight, and passengers can expect to arrive in Bruges in the early morning hours. During the day several more buses will depart at approximately hourly intervals. The last bus that departs for Bruges from Amsterdam leaves the station around 9:00 p.m. and arrives long before sunrise.
Though most buses are connecting buses via Ghent, travellers do not need to change buses to arrive at Bruges.
Departure bus station: Travellers can catch a bus to Bruges from Amsterdam at the Amsterdam Central Station bus terminal. This station acts a nerve centre for Amsterdam as it is the main transport location in the city. On average, the station serves approximately 250,000 travellers every day.
The station serves as an all-in-one transport hub as buses, trains, and trams, as well as waterfront stations, are available. There are three tunnels in the station that lead to Amsterdam Centre (main entrance) and the Amsterdam Northside. With each, travellers can access the bus terminal from the railway station.
The station has been designed to offer travellers safety and convenience. There are fixed stops for every route, thus making it easy to navigate. The platforms are clearly marked, and many electronic boards provide important information to travellers such as departure times. The station has glass roofs which provide shelter and allow natural light in.
There are luggage lockers available 24 hours a day every day for travellers to keep their property safe. Information desks conveniently positioned at the entries. There are also vending machines where travellers can buy train tickets.
Arrival bus stations: In Bruges, the bus drops passengers off at the Centrum Station or Bargeplein Station. There are buses available that can transport travellers to different areas of the town. Taxis are also available at the station.
There are several operators that have more than one bus from Amsterdam to Bruges daily. They include FlixBus, International coach and, Eurolines. Among the options available, International Coach is the cheapest, but the trip takes longer.
FlixBus has several arrivals at Bruges from Amsterdam daily. Travellers can book a seat with the driver or via travel agencies, their website or on their app. Each ticket affords passengers one carry-on luggage and another one that can be stored underneath the bus. Their buses have free WiFi to enhance travel experience.
For travellers who wish transport costs at a minimum, using International Coach may be favourable. They offer the cheapest rates for the Amsterdam-Bruges route, however, it would be best if passengers are prepared to spend an extra hour or so on the bus.
Eurolines is another operator for this route with regular service. Every passenger is allowed to bring one carry-on bag and two suitcases that can be stored underneath the bus.
FlixBus: With FlixBus, the trip is comfortable as there is extra legroom. For entertainment, the buses have WiFi and power outlets to ensure devices have enough power for the journey. There are also low-cost drinks and snacks available.
Eurolines: When it comes to comfort, Eurolines leave nothing to chance. The seats have a headrest, have an individual reading light, are reclinable, and are 74 cm apart. Their buses have WiFi, power outlets, and an onboard toilet.
International Coach: International Coach Buses are explicitly designed for enhanced travel experience but are comfortable and suitable for travellers who are on a budget.
There are different amenities offered by various operators. Visit the Omio website to find out more information.
Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Bruges, Belgium by coach is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 16/01/2022. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Bruges from Amsterdam as this information can change.
Return travel from Belgium to Netherlands is: Partially open.
Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 17/01/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your coach to Amsterdam from Bruges.
Some of the Amsterdam coach stations to Bruges you can start your journey from include Amsterdam, Radarweg (Sloterdijk), Amsterdam, Centraal and Amsterdam, Amstel. Similarly, some of the arrival coach stations in Bruges include Bruges, Sint-Michiels Station West, Bruges, Rijselstraat / Spoorwegstraat and Bruges, Station.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving in Bruges, Sint-Michiels Station West.
Passengers board their coach most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and travel around 0.6 miles (916 m) from the city centre to this coach station.
Passengers travelling this route most often arrive at Bruges, Sint-Michiels Station West and need to travel approximately 1 mile (1.6 km) from the coach station to the city centre in Bruges.
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