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Cheap train tickets from Rotterdam to Bruges

Showing times and prices for May 18

Cheapest

$56

Average

$85

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 Rotterdam to Bruges will cost around $ 85 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 56.

Cheapest
01:58PMRotterdam Centraal2h32 04:30PMBruges
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$561One-way
01:58PMRotterdam Centraal2h32 04:30PMBruges
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$911One-way
12:58PMRotterdam Centraal2h32 03:30PMBruges
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$911One-way
10:58AMRotterdam Centraal2h32 01:30PMBruges
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$911One-way
09:58AMRotterdam Centraal2h32 12:30PMBruges
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$911One-way

Train schedule from Rotterdam to Bruges

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09:58AMRotterdam Centraal2h32 12:30PMBruges
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10:58AMRotterdam Centraal2h32 01:30PMBruges
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11:58AMRotterdam Centraal2h32 02:30PMBruges
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12:58PMRotterdam Centraal2h32 03:30PMBruges
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01:58PMRotterdam Centraal2h32 04:30PMBruges
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01:58PMRotterdam Centraal2h32 04:30PMBruges
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Wed
May 18
$56Thalys
$16Flixbus
Thu
May 19
$56Thalys
$16Flixbus
Fri
May 20
$56Thalys
$16Flixbus
Sat
May 21
$33NS International
$13Flixbus
Sun
May 22
$51NS International
$22Flixbus
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May 23
$41Thalys
$13Flixbus
Tue
May 24
$45Thalys
$13Flixbus
Wed
May 25
$56Thalys
$13Flixbus
Thu
May 26
$56Thalys
$18Flixbus
Fri
May 27
$49Thalys
$18Flixbus
Sat
May 28
$56Thalys
$16Flixbus
Sun
May 29
$91Thalys
$18Flixbus
Mon
May 30
$41Thalys
$13Flixbus
Tue
May 31
$41Thalys
$16Flixbus
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Jun 1
$41Thalys
$13Flixbus
Thu
Jun 2
$41Thalys
$16Flixbus
Fri
Jun 3
$49Thalys
$16Flixbus
Sat
Jun 4
$33NS International
$18Flixbus
Sun
Jun 5
$33NS International
$18Flixbus
Mon
Jun 6
$24NS International
$18Flixbus

Fastest train times from Rotterdam to Bruges

Showing times and prices for May 18

Fastest Journey

2 h 32 m

Average

2 h 32 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

118 km

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

Fastest
01:58PMRotterdam Centraal2h32 04:30PMBruges
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$911One-way
Fastest
12:58PMRotterdam Centraal2h32 03:30PMBruges
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$911One-way
Fastest
10:58AMRotterdam Centraal2h32 01:30PMBruges
1 changes
$911One-way
Fastest
09:58AMRotterdam Centraal2h32 12:30PMBruges
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$911One-way
Fastest
01:58PMRotterdam Centraal2h32 04:30PMBruges
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$561One-way

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Overview: Train from Rotterdam to Bruges

distanceDistance73 miles (117 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price$49 (€44)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNS International, Thalys, Eurostar or NS International | IC

Trains from Rotterdam to Bruges cover the 73 miles (117 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 32 min with our travel partners like NS International, Thalys, Eurostar or NS International | IC. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $49 (€44), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $33 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Brugge.

Train companies: Thalys and Eurostar from Rotterdam to Bruges trains

You can travel by train from Rotterdam to Bruges with Thalys and Eurostar for as low as $33 (€30). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Thalys
Eurostar

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

Thalys is one of the best options when traveling by train from Rotterdam to Bruges. Omio quickly shows you current Thalys train schedules for the Rotterdam - Bruges journey and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest trip available. The distance to Bruges from Rotterdam is around 73 miles (117 km) and the cheapest Thalys one-way ticket you can book starts at $41 (€37). As you check the latest Rotterdam to Bruges train schedule from Thalys for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Bruges safely. If you search for Thalys tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect Thalys ticket between Rotterdam and Bruges so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!

  • Average Price: $41

Thalys has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train between Rotterdam and Bruges:

  • 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.

Travel Tips: Trains from Rotterdam 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 Rotterdam to Bruges.
FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Rotterdam, Netherlands to Bruges, Belgium?

Travel between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Bruges, Belgium by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Belgium from Netherlands?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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

All travelers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 5/16/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Rotterdam to Bruges as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering Netherlands from Bruges, Belgium?

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

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

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

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

What are the requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

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

The government of Netherlands 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 5/16/22. 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 Rotterdam from Bruges here.

How much are cheap trains from Rotterdam to Bruges?

Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Bruges from Rotterdam for the next 7 days starting from $33 (€30)  one way.

How much is the train between Rotterdam and Bruges on average?

If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Rotterdam to Bruges train to cost on average $49 (€44)  one way.

How far is it from Rotterdam to Bruges by train?

The train distance from Rotterdam to Bruges is around 73 miles (117 km).

What is the Rotterdam to Bruges train travel time?

The Rotterdam to Bruges train duration is on average 2 h 32 min, which is to be expected when traveling 73 miles (117 km) to Bruges from Rotterdam. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What is the departure train station in Rotterdam and arrival train station in Bruges?

There are a few train stations in Rotterdam to start your route from including Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Noord and Rotterdam Blaak. In Bruges you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Brugge and Brugge-St. -Pieters.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal   and arrive in Brugge.

Where do I find the Rotterdam train station to Bruges? Where is the Bruges train station?

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Rotterdam Centraal and need to travel around 0.6 miles (875 m) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Bruges most often arrive at Brugge and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from this train station to the city center.

Which train providers should I travel with from Rotterdam to Bruges?

For the journey from Rotterdam to Bruges you can take a train with NS International, Thalys, Eurostar or NS International | IC. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Rotterdam to Bruges on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.

How many trains are there between Rotterdam and Bruges a day?

The average number of trains departing Rotterdam for Bruges is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When does the first train depart from Rotterdam to Bruges? When does the last train depart from Rotterdam to Bruges?

The first Rotterdam to Bruges train departs at 7: 11 AM   and the last train from Rotterdam to Bruges leaves at 9: 11 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Rotterdam to Bruges on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.

How far in advance should I buy train tickets to Bruges from Rotterdam for the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Rotterdam and Bruges within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $49 (€44) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Rotterdam to Bruges a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rotterdam
Bruges
Rotterdam Centraal is the most popular Rotterdam railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Rotterdam for your trip to Bruges.
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Public transit options for Rotterdam Centraal
Subway lines: D, E
Bus lines: 33, 34, 38, 39, 40, 44, 48
Tram lines: 4, 7, 8, 12, 20, 21, 23, 24, 25
Train lines: NS Intercity, NS Intercity Direct, NS Sprinter, NS Nachtnet, Thalys, Eurostar