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from Bruges to Brussels

You can get from Bruges to Brussels by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Bruges to Brussels on 17 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:59Bruges0h54 09:53Brussels-Midi
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£141One-way
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09:10Bruges0h58 10:08Brussels-Midi
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Sat
16 Oct
£14SNCB | IC
£7Flixbus
Sun
17 Oct
£14SNCB | IC
£10Flixbus
Mon
18 Oct
£14SNCB | IC
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Tue
19 Oct
£14SNCB | IC
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Wed
20 Oct
£14SNCB | IC
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Thu
21 Oct
£14SNCB | IC
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Fri
22 Oct
£14SNCB | IC
£6Flixbus
Sat
23 Oct
£14SNCB | IC
£6Flixbus
Sun
24 Oct
£14SNCB | IC
£8Flixbus
Mon
25 Oct
£14SNCB | IC
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Tue
26 Oct
£14SNCB | IC
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Wed
27 Oct
£14SNCB | IC
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Thu
28 Oct
£14SNCB | IC
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Fri
29 Oct
£14SNCB | IC
£7Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
£14SNCB | IC
£8Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
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£8Flixbus
Mon
1 Nov
£14SNCB | IC
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Tue
2 Nov
£14SNCB | IC
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Wed
3 Nov
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Thu
4 Nov
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Fri
5 Nov
£14SNCB | IC
£6Flixbus

Travel Information between Bruges and Brussels

distanceDistance55 miles (88 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£6 - £15
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £6 • 1 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £15 • 54 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or SNCB | IC

Travel 55 miles (88 km) by coach or train to Brussels from Bruges. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 54 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £6. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or SNCB | IC among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach from Bruges to Brussels.

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Travel from Bruges to Brussels
Travel to Brussels 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 Bruges to Brussels.
FAQs
What are my Bruges to Brussels travel options?

There are 2 ways to travel from Bruges to Brussels including taking a coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Bruges to Brussels?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Bruges to Brussels. Tickets for a coach cost on average £6.

This is compared to other travel options to Brussels:

A coach is generally £8 less than a train for the same route. A train costs on average £15 from Bruges to Brussels.

What is the fastest way to get from Bruges to Brussels?

The fastest way to get to Brussels from Bruges is by train with an average travel time of 54 min.

There are alternative travel options to Brussels that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Brussels by coach can take on average 1 h 35 min.

How far is it from Bruges to Brussels?

The Bruges to Brussels distance is approximately 55 miles (88 km).

How many services a day are there from Bruges to Brussels?

The average frequency per day from Bruges to Brussels is:

  • 50 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Brussels from Bruges as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

What are the departure and arrival points when travelling from Bruges to Brussels?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Bruges to Brussels:

  • Most travellers who purchase a coach ticket from Bruges to Brussels depart from Bruges, Sint-Michiels Station West to Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi).
  • Most travellers board their train from Brugge and arrive in Bruxelles-Midi.
Which travel companies can get me from Bruges to Brussels?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Bruges to Brussels, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can take you to Brussels by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Bruges to Brussels for £6.
  • Travel with SNCB | IC for trains to Brussels. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for SNCB | IC Bruges to Brussels tickets on Omio for £15.
Is there a direct service from Bruges to Brussels?

Yes, there are direct routes from Bruges to Brussels with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct coach to Brussels with BlaBlaCar.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Brussels tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you buy tickets for this route.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Bruges to Brussels?
Your journey from Bruges to Brussels doesn't have to end in Brussels. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Paris, Amsterdam or London. If you’d like to add Paris, Amsterdam or London to your Bruges to Brussels trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Brussels today!
How early should I purchase Bruges to Brussels tickets online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Bruges to Brussels, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £6 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is on average £15 one way.

But we recommend booking Bruges to Brussels tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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