The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Bruges to Amsterdam will cost around £ 76 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 54.
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Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Bruges to Amsterdam without changing at least 1 times.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
4 hours 33 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||£41|
|Trains depart from:||Bruges|
|Trains arrive in:||Amsterdam|
|Train Companies:||Thalys, Eurostar, SNCB | IC|
Travelling from Bruges to Amsterdam by train requires at least one change, depending on the service taken. Departures are frequent, with at least two services leaving every hour. Trains from Bruges to Amsterdam run from very early in the morning until late in the evening. Indirect services to Amsterdam require a change at either Antwerp or Brussels. InterCity trains to Antwerp depart every hour while services to Brussels run to a similar schedule. The average total journey time of trains from Bruges to Amsterdam is approximately three hours.
One of the busiest train stations in Belgium, Station Brugge is located on the fringes of the city. However, as Bruges is fairly compact, it is only a fifteen-minute walk from the city centre. Operated by De Lijn, there are a number of local bus routes which link Station Brugge to the city, with the main bus terminus located directly adjacent. The station can also be reached by taxi, of which there is a plentiful supply.
Due to its compact nature, navigating the quaint historic streets of Amsterdam is straightforward and highly relaxing. The tranquil canals add to the scenic splendour while the many museums and galleries in the city ensure there is always something to see and do. When making the journey from Bruges, the majority of trains terminate at Amsterdam Centraal. This is the city's largest train station and boasts a number of links with other public transport services. The most convenient method of onward travel from Amsterdam Centraal is by tram and there are a number of tram stops located directly outside the station entrance. Additionally, the station is serviced by more than twenty local bus routes.