How to travel from Aachen to Bruges

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Travel Information to Bruges from Aachen

distanceDistance127 miles (205 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$14 - $25
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $14 (€13) • 5 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $25 (€24) • 2 h 28 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or SNCB | IC

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 127 miles (205 km) from Aachen to Bruges. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 28 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $14 (€13). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or SNCB | IC among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Aachen to Bruges.

Travel Tips: Travel from Aachen to Bruges

Travel Tips: Travel 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 Aachen to Bruges.

Travel between Aachen, Germany and Bruges, Belgium is: Unrestricted.

Can travelers from Germany enter Belgium?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Bruges from Aachen?

Conditions of entry into Belgium:

  • There are no current restrictions

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Bruges, Belgium?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Belgium has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 11/17/22. 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 journey between Aachen and Bruges.

The current restriction level for returning to Aachen, Germany from Belgium is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Aachen, Germany from Bruges, Belgium?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Aachen from Bruges?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Aachen, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

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

The information above was last checked on 11/6/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Aachen from Bruges here.

You can travel between Aachen and Bruges 4 different ways: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to get from Aachen to Bruges is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $14 (€13) compared to other travel options to Bruges:

Taking a bus is about $11 (€11) less than taking a train, which costs on average $25 (€24) for this route.

The fastest way from Aachen to Bruges is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 28 min.

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

In comparison, getting to Bruges by bus can take on average 5 h 5 min.

You should expect to travel around 127 miles (205 km) between Aachen and Bruges.

The average frequency per day from Aachen to Bruges is:

  • Around 2 buses per day.
  • Around 9 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Bruges from Aachen as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Aachen to Bruges:

  • Buses mostly leave from Aachen, Wilmersdorferstrasse and tend to arrive in Bruges, Sint-Michiels Station West.
  • Trains most often depart from Aachen at Aachen Hbf and arrive in Bruges at Brugge.

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Bruges by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Aachen to Bruges tickets on Omio for $14 (€13).
  • Travel with SNCB | IC for trains to Bruges. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for SNCB | IC Aachen to Bruges tickets on Omio for $25 (€24).
Your trip from Aachen to Bruges doesn't have to end in Bruges. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Brussels, Amsterdam or Paris. If you’d like to add Brussels, Amsterdam or Paris to your Aachen to Bruges tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Bruges today!

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

  • A bus ticket for this trip is costing $14 (€13) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this route costs on average $25 (€24) one way.

But we recommend booking Aachen to Bruges 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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