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Travel Information to Bruges from Düsseldorf

distanceDistance153 miles (247 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$22 - $42
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $22 (€18) • 6 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $42 (€34) • 3 h 31 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 153 miles (247 km) by bus or train from Düsseldorf to Bruges. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 31 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $22 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Düsseldorf to Bruges.

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Travel from Düsseldorf to Bruges
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 Düsseldorf to Bruges.
Is international travel between Düsseldorf, Germany and Bruges, Belgium allowed?

International travel from Düsseldorf, Germany to Bruges, Belgium is: Partially open.

Can I enter Belgium if coming from Germany?

Entry into Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Bruges if traveling from Düsseldorf?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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 measures do I need to follow in Bruges, Belgium due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Belgium must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/17/21; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip between Düsseldorf and Bruges.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Düsseldorf, Germany from Bruges, Belgium due to COVID-19?

Return travel to Düsseldorf, Germany from Belgium is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Belgium?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Belgium?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Düsseldorf, Germany was last verified on 10/19/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Düsseldorf from Bruges.

How do I reach Bruges from Düsseldorf?

You can travel between Düsseldorf and Bruges 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Düsseldorf to Bruges?

The cheapest way to travel to Bruges from Düsseldorf is by taking a bus with an average price of $22 (€18).

This is compared to other travel options to Bruges:

Taking a bus is about $20 (€17) less than taking a train, which costs on average $42 (€34) for this route.

What is the quickest way from Düsseldorf to Bruges?

The quickest way to travel to Bruges from Düsseldorf is by train, which takes on average 3 h 31 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Bruges by bus can take on average 6 h 10 min.

What is the distance between Düsseldorf and Bruges?

The Düsseldorf to Bruges distance is around 153 miles (247 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Düsseldorf to Bruges is:

  • 11 trains per day.

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

Where do I depart from Düsseldorf? Where do I arrive in Bruges?

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Düsseldorf, ZOB am Hbf and arrive in Bruges, Sint-Michiels Station West.
  • Trains from Düsseldorf to Bruges most often leave from Düsseldorf Hbf and arrive in Brugge.
Who can get me from Düsseldorf to Bruges?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Düsseldorf to Bruges:

  • You can travel to Bruges from Düsseldorf by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $22 (€18) with Flixbus from Düsseldorf to Bruges.
  • You can travel by train from Düsseldorf to Bruges with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Düsseldorf to Bruges tickets for $42 (€34) on Omio.
Where else should I travel to after my journey between Düsseldorf and Bruges ends?
Many of our customers traveling from Düsseldorf to Bruges don't make Bruges their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Bruges are Brussels, Amsterdam or Paris, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Bruges to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I purchase my Düsseldorf to Bruges one way ticket online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Düsseldorf to Bruges, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $22 (€18) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $42 (€34) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Düsseldorf to Bruges online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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