Manchester to Bruges train

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Avanti West Coast
06:10Manchester Piccadilly2h09 08:19Bruges
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Avanti West Coast
08:15Manchester Piccadilly2h11 10:26Bruges
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Avanti West Coast
10:15Manchester Piccadilly2h06 12:21Bruges
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Avanti West Coast
12:15Manchester Piccadilly2h05 14:20Bruges
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Avanti West Coast
15:15Manchester Piccadilly2h05 17:20Bruges
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Train schedule Manchester to Bruges

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Avanti West Coast
06:10Manchester Piccadilly2h09 08:19Bruges
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Avanti West Coast
08:15Manchester Piccadilly2h11 10:26Bruges
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Avanti West Coast
10:15Manchester Piccadilly2h06 12:21Bruges
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Avanti West Coast
12:15Manchester Piccadilly2h05 14:20Bruges
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Avanti West Coast
15:15Manchester Piccadilly2h05 17:20Bruges
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Fastest train times from Manchester to Bruges

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Fastest Journey

2 h 5 m

Average

2 h 7 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

449 km

It's difficult to get from Manchester to Bruges without changing at least 4 times.

Avanti West Coast
12:15Manchester Piccadilly2h05 14:20Bruges
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Avanti West Coast
15:15Manchester Piccadilly2h05 17:20Bruges
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Avanti West Coast
10:15Manchester Piccadilly2h06 12:21Bruges
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Avanti West Coast
06:10Manchester Piccadilly2h09 08:19Bruges
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Avanti West Coast
08:15Manchester Piccadilly2h11 10:26Bruges
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Overview: Train from Manchester to Bruges

distanceDistance278 miles
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesAvanti West Coast

Trains from Manchester to Bruges cover the 278 miles long trip taking on average 4 h 1 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Brugge.

Train providers: First TransPennine Express 3 trains Manchester to Bruges

Travel between Manchester and Bruges on First TransPennine Express 3 trains with Omio. When comparing timetables and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

First TransPennine Express 3

Find cheap tickets for First TransPennine Express 3 trains to Bruges from Manchester on Omio. Omio can help you find the best train deals and prices all in one place by showing you the most up-to-date Manchester to Bruges train timetable from First TransPennine Express 3, the latest train ticket offers available and other travel information for the 278 miles (448 km) trip to Bruges from Manchester, including information on luggage policy and amenities offered onboard depending on the class fare you pick and choose. If you search for trains to Bruges from Manchester in the Omio app, you can check to see if the First TransPennine Express 3 trains available are mobile tickets, which makes it even more convenient for you to go paperless when travelling. Check the First TransPennine Express 3 train timetable for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route available to get to Bruges from Manchester and then book a cheap train with ease. Sit back and enjoy your upcoming train between Manchester and Bruges with First TransPennine Express 3!

Train information from Manchester to Bruges with First TransPennine Express 3:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 43 min
  • First TransPennine Express 3 frequency: 5 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Manchester to Bruges

Travel by train to Bruges easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Manchester to Bruges.
FAQs

Travel between Manchester, United Kingdom and Bruges, Belgium by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Belgium from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Manchester?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

When travelling in Belgium, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 28/07/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Manchester to Bruges before travelling.

Return travel from Belgium to United Kingdom is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Manchester from Bruges?

Entry into United Kingdom is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • There are no current restrictions

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

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

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

Last checked on 08/08/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Manchester from Bruges.

When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Manchester and Bruges via train to be approximately 278 miles.
The train time from Manchester to Bruges is on average 4 h 1 min  for the 278 miles long journey, but the time it takes to go between Manchester and Bruges by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When departing from Manchester, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Airport and Manchester Victoria. When arriving in Bruges, you can end your route in train stations like Brugge, Brugge-St. -Pieters and Bruges.

Omio customers book a train from Manchester Piccadilly   to Brugge   most frequently for this route.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.6 miles (954 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Brugge, located 1.6 miles (2.6 km) away from the city centre.

For the trip from Manchester to Bruges you can take a train with Avanti West Coast. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services from Manchester to Bruges on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Manchester for Bruges is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Manchester to Bruges at 06: 10   or take the last train from Manchester to Bruges leaving at 21: 15. Look for the latest Manchester Bruges train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Bruges
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester 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 Manchester for your journey to Bruges.
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+44 3457114141
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Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transport options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
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Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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Public transport options for Manchester Victoria
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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Public transport options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)

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