The cheapest trains from Bruges to Amsterdam

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Cheapest

$55

Average

$65

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 $ 65 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 55.

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09:31AMBruges4h12 01:43PMAmsterdam Centraal
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$551One-way
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11:31AMBruges4h12 03:43PMAmsterdam Centraal
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Timetable Bruges to Amsterdam

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08:31AMBruges4h12 12:43PMAmsterdam Centraal
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12:31PMBruges3h43 04:14PMAmsterdam Centraal
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Sep 18
$55SNCB | IC
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Sep 19
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$25Flixbus
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Sep 20
$74SNCB | IC
$25Flixbus
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Sep 21
$67Thalys
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Sep 22
$67Thalys
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Sep 23
$37SNCB | IC
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Sep 24
$49SNCB | IC
$21Flixbus
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Sep 25
$49SNCB | IC
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Sep 26
$49SNCB | IC
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Sep 27
$37SNCB | IC
$25Flixbus
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Sep 28
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$29Flixbus
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Sep 29
$37SNCB | IC
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Sep 30
$37SNCB | IC
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Oct 1
$47Thalys
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Oct 2
$47Thalys
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Oct 3
$47Thalys
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Oct 4
$37SNCB | IC
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The fastest trains from Bruges to Amsterdam

Showing times and prices for Sep 18

Fastest Journey

3 h 43 m

Average

4 h 7 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

173 km

It's difficult to get from Bruges to Amsterdam without transferring at least once.

Fastest
12:31PMBruges3h43 04:14PMAmsterdam Centraal
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$1141One-way
09:31AMBruges4h12 01:43PMAmsterdam Centraal
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$551One-way
01:31PMBruges4h12 05:43PMAmsterdam Centraal
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$551One-way
08:31AMBruges4h12 12:43PMAmsterdam Centraal
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$551One-way
10:31AMBruges4h12 02:43PMAmsterdam Centraal
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$551One-way

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Train Information to Amsterdam from Bruges

distanceDistance107 miles (172 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price$61 (€49)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesThalys, Eurostar or SNCB | IC

Trains from Bruges to Amsterdam cover the 107 miles (172 km) long route taking on average 3 h 13 min with our travel partners like Thalys, Eurostar or SNCB | IC. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $61 (€49), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $37 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Brugge and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Thalys
Eurostar

Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train between Bruges and Amsterdam with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

If you’re looking for a smooth and easy train between Bruges and Amsterdam, check Omio for Thalys trains offering this trip. Whether you are looking for the fastest, earliest or cheapest train to take for this 107 miles (172 km) trip between Bruges and Amsterdam, Omio makes it easier than ever to find Thalys trains at affordable prices, and you can also quickly book train tickets online. Check the current Thalys train schedules for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Bruges to Amsterdam as well as relevant ticket information (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), and book your Thalys train on Omio. If you search for trains between Bruges and Amsterdam in the Omio app, you can quickly see if the Thalys tickets are mobile tickets, making it convenient for you to go paperless when traveling. With prices for Thalys trains between Bruges and Amsterdam starting at $67 (€54), buy your official Thalys tickets with Omio online quickly and easily!

Train information from Bruges to Amsterdam with Thalys:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 19 min
  • Thalys frequency: 6 a day

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Thalys when booking your train tickets from Bruges to Amsterdam due to the coronavirus:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • If a ticket is nonrefundable, a Thalys e-voucher can still be issued for a 15€ fee to passengers requesting a refund up to 30 days after the departure date.

Trains from Bruges to Amsterdam

The distance by train from Bruges to Amsterdam is approximately 110 miles. The fastest trains along this route take about 3 hours, while the slower trains take about 4 hours, depending on the course and number of changes. The train companies serving this route are Eurostar and Thalys. In total, about 64 trains cover this route every day, and each trip requires at least one change along the way.

Bruges to Amsterdam train times: Daily departures

Trains servicing the Bruges-to-Amsterdam route operate every day of the week. Train departures begin at 6:30 a.m., and the last train departs at around 8:00 p.m. The trains take approximately 3 hours 15 minutes to reach Amsterdam railway station from Bruges and change at least once along the way. Throughout the day, at least one train leaves the Bruges train station for Amsterdam every hour.

How long is the journey by train from Bruges to Amsterdam?

The distance from Bruges to Amsterdam by train is about 110 miles. There are no direct trains for the route - journeys have 1-5 changes along the way. The two train companies offering the service, Eurostar and Thalys, have different daily timetables between 6:30 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. Some trips continue late into the night as sleeper trips.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Bruges to Amsterdam?

Departure train station: Bruges train station is approximately 1 mile from the city's market square, the Markt. Travellers can get to Bruges train station from the Markt by walking or taking bus number 12 or a taxi. The train station has an underground car park for about 800 cars and 1,000 bikes. It also has small shops, stairs, escalators, and elevators to make it accessible for all travelers.

Arrival train station: Amsterdam Centraal Station, in the heart of the city, has plenty of clearly marked amenities. Some of these amenities include toilets, bicycle parking, food and beverage kiosks, elevators, and ramps for people with disabilities. There are also international lounges where travelers can wait for their connecting trains.

Which train companies travel from Bruges to Amsterdam?

The train companies covering the route from Bruges to Amsterdam are Eurostar and Thalys. Both companies' departures take place between 6:30 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. All trains have at least one change and tend to operate at the same speed. While Thalys sells first- and second-class tickets, Eurostar sells standard and standard premier tickets.

Eurostar Bruges to Amsterdam

The Eurostar train from Bruges to Amsterdam operates at a speed of about 37.2 mph. On average, it takes about 3 hours and 15 minutes to reach Amsterdam Centraal Station, with at least one train change along the way.

Thalys Bruges to Amsterdam

Similarly, Thalys trains from Bruges to Amsterdam go at about 37.2 mph and take approximately 3 hours and 15 minutes to get to Amsterdam Centraal Station. There are no direct trains.

Bruges to Amsterdam trains: Services on board

When traveling by train from Bruges to Amsterdam, everyone can use the free WiFi and electrical outlets. However, there are additional amenities available to first-class travelers. For its premium fare passengers, Thalys offers free meals and newspapers, and taxi reservation services.

When traveling by Eurostar, passengers are allowed one handbag and two pieces of baggage, for both standard and standard premier tickets. However, a standard premier ticket also includes a light meal and drink service during the journey and more spacious seats. 

How to find cheap train tickets from Bruges to Amsterdam

To get the cheapest train tickets, try booking in advance, as train companies tend to offer lower prices for early birds. Being flexible on travel dates and opting for a slower or connecting train can also get cheaper tickets.

Train tickets from Bruges to Amsterdam: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 56 €
2 weeks earlier 52 €8%
3 weeks earlier 51 €10%
1 month before 48 €17%
2 months earlier 52 €8%
3 months earlier 42 €33%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Bruges - Amsterdam. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Bruges - Amsterdam 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 10% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Bruges - Amsterdam with 2 months in advance you save up to about 8% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 33%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

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Trains from Bruges to Amsterdam
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Bruges, Belgium and Amsterdam, Netherlands allowed?

Travel between Bruges, Belgium and Amsterdam, Netherlands by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Netherlands from Belgium?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Bruges?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

All travelers in Netherlands must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/14/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Bruges and Amsterdam as this information can change.

Are there restrictions on returning to Belgium from Netherlands by train?

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

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

Last checked on 9/14/21. 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 train to Bruges from Amsterdam here.

How much do cheap train tickets between Bruges and Amsterdam cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Bruges to Amsterdam trains for as little as $37 (€30)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train between Bruges and Amsterdam?
The Bruges to Amsterdam train ticket price is on average $61 (€49)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
How far is Amsterdam from Bruges by train?
The Bruges to Amsterdam train distance is approximately 107 miles (172 km).
How long is a train to Amsterdam from Bruges on average?
On average the Bruges to Amsterdam train travel time is 3 h 13 min  for the 107 miles (172 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Bruges to Amsterdam depart from? Which Amsterdam train station do I come into from Bruges?

When taking a train from Bruges, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Brugge and Brugge-St. -Pieters. When you arrive in Amsterdam, your train can arrive in train stations including Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Brugge   to Amsterdam Centraal.

Where is the Bruges train station located? Where is the Amsterdam train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Brugge and travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Amsterdam Centraal and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Amsterdam.

Which train providers can get me from Bruges to Amsterdam?
For the best Bruges to Amsterdam train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Thalys, Eurostar or SNCB | IC. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services from Bruges to Amsterdam to compare what amenities they may offer.
When does the first train depart from Bruges to Amsterdam? When does the last train depart from Bruges to Amsterdam?
The earliest train departing from Bruges to Amsterdam leaves at 6: 31 AM. The last train departing from Bruges to Amsterdam leaves at 5: 27 PM. You can find the latest Bruges to Amsterdam train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I book train tickets between Bruges and Amsterdam for the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Bruges to Amsterdam is on average $61 (€49) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this route. In general, you can find train tickets from Bruges to Amsterdam available a few months in advance.
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