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from Madrid to Bruges

You can get from Madrid to Bruges by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Madrid to Bruges on Oct 23 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:45AMMadrid Barajas Airport2h30 11:15AMBrussels Airport
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08:45AMMadrid Barajas Airport2h30 11:15AMBrussels Airport
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10:05AMMadrid Barajas Airport2h15 12:20PMBrussels South Charleroi Airport
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Travel Information between Madrid and Bruges

distanceDistance814 miles (1313 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$25 - $67
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • $25 (€21) • 2 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $25 (€21) • 2 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesRyanair or Flixbus

Take a flight or bus to travel 814 miles (1313 km) between Madrid and Bruges. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as $25 (€21). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Ryanair or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Madrid to Bruges.

Travel Tips

Travel from Madrid 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 Madrid to Bruges.
Am I allowed to travel from Madrid, Spain to Bruges, Belgium?

Travel between Madrid, Spain and Bruges, Belgium is: Fully open.

Can travelers from Spain enter Belgium?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain.

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

Conditions of entry into Belgium:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

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: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 10/20/21. 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 Madrid and Bruges.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Madrid, Spain from Bruges, Belgium?

The current restriction level for returning to Madrid, Spain from Belgium is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Madrid, Spain from Bruges, Belgium?

Reentering Spain is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

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

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands
  • Health screen upon arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Madrid, Spain regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Spain 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 10/22/21. 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 Madrid from Bruges here.

How do I get from Madrid to Bruges?

There are 2 travel options from Madrid to Bruges: flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way from Madrid to Bruges?

The cheapest way to travel to Bruges from Madrid is by taking a flight with an average price of $25 (€21).

This is compared to other travel options to Bruges:

Taking a flight is usually $42 (€34) less than taking a bus to Bruges, which costs on average $67 (€55) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way to travel to Bruges from Madrid?

The fastest way to get to Bruges from Madrid is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Bruges can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 21 h 35 min.

What is the distance from Madrid to Bruges?

You should expect to travel around 814 miles (1313 km) between Madrid and Bruges.

When traveling between Madrid and Bruges, where do I depart from Madrid and where do I arrive in Bruges?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Madrid to Bruges:

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Madrid to Bruges depart from Madrid, Estación Sur/Gare routière Méndez Alvaro - 83 to Bruges, Sint-Michiels Station West.
Who can get me from Madrid to Bruges?

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

  • Ryanair can get you to Bruges by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Ryanair from Madrid to Bruges for $25 (€21) on Omio.
  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Bruges by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Madrid to Bruges tickets on Omio for $67 (€55).
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Madrid to Bruges?
Omio customers who travel from Madrid to Bruges often also extend their vacation to go to Brussels, Amsterdam or Paris. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Bruges and these popular destinations at a great price.
How early should I purchase tickets between Madrid and Bruges online for the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this trip is costing $25 (€21) one way on average.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $67 (€55) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Madrid 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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