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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Bruges

distanceDistance235 miles (379 km)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day

Trains from Birmingham to Bruges cover the 235 miles (379 km) long trip taking on average 6 h 38 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Brugge.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Birmingham and Bruges?

Travel by train between Birmingham, United Kingdom and Bruges, Belgium is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Bruges from Birmingham restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Birmingham?

Entry Requirements:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the safety rules to follow in Bruges, Belgium?

The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 20/01/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Birmingham to Bruges closer to your date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Belgium by train?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Bruges to Birmingham is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to United Kingdom from Belgium?

Reentry to United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Bruges?

What are the entry requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for unvaccinated travellers
  • Prebook and pay for day 2 and day 8 COVID-19 PCR tests for unvaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Prebook and pay for a COVID-19 test, to be taken on the end of day 1 for vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Birmingham, United Kingdom?

The government of United Kingdom has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

Last verified on 21/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Bruges to Birmingham train here.

How far is it from Birmingham to Bruges by train?

You should expect to travel around 235 miles (379 km)  from Birmingham to Bruges by train.

How many hours does it take from Birmingham to Bruges by train?

The Birmingham to Bruges train duration is on average 6 h 38 min, which is to be expected when travelling 235 miles (379 km) between Birmingham and Bruges. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

When travelling by train from Birmingham to Bruges, which train station in Birmingham do I depart from and which train station in Bruges do I arrive in?

When departing from Birmingham, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Birmingham New Street and Birmingham Moor Street. When arriving in Bruges, you can end your trip in train stations like Brugge and Brugge-St. -Pieters.

Omio customers book a train from Birmingham New Street   to Brugge   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Birmingham train station to Bruges? Where is the Bruges train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 0.2 miles (399 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Brugge, located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre.

How many trains per day are there from Birmingham to Bruges?

On average, there are 4 trains a day from Birmingham to Bruges. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Birmingham New Street is the most popular Birmingham railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Birmingham for your journey to Bruges.
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