|Available travel modes||Coach, flight, ferry or train|
|Ticket price range||£17 - £61|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £17 • 6 h 20 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £61 • 3 h 5 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 162 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train between Cologne and Bruges. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £17. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Cologne to Bruges.
Travel between Cologne, Germany and Bruges, Belgium is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of entry into Belgium:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Belgium has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 28/07/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Cologne and Bruges.
The restriction level for your return to Cologne, Germany from Belgium is: Fully open.
Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.
Conditions of reentry into Germany:
You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 07/08/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Cologne from Bruges closer to your date of departure here.
There are 4 ways that you can travel to Bruges from Cologne. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Cologne to Bruges, which costs on average £17.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Bruges:
A coach is generally £43 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £61 from Cologne to Bruges.
The quickest way to travel between Cologne and Bruges is by train, which takes on average 3 h 5 min compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:
In comparison, going by coach can take 6 h 20 min on average.
The distance from Cologne to Bruges is approximately 162 miles.
The average frequency per day from Cologne to Bruges is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Cologne and Bruges as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Cologne to Bruges:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Cologne to Bruges, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
When planning your trip between Cologne and Bruges, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets to Bruges from Cologne online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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