Rotterdam to Bruges by train

  • First train
    06:58
  • Last train
    22:10
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 2m
  • Distance
    119 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    36
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 1m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Rotterdam to Bruges by train

Fast trains from Rotterdam to Bruges take around 2 hours and 2 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 119 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Rotterdam and Bruges.

1. Are there direct trains from Rotterdam to Bruges?

Journeys between Rotterdam and Bruges usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 35 departures on the route from Rotterdam to Bruges every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 39 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Rotterdam to Bruges?

The Rotterdam to Bruges train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 2 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Rotterdam to Bruges train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Bruges is usually scheduled to depart Rotterdam around 06:58 and the last train is around 22:10. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Rotterdam around 07:08, and the last at 22:10.

When to book Rotterdam to Bruges train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 11 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Rotterdam to Bruges by train.

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Which train companies operate between Rotterdam and Bruges?

More than one train company operates on the route from Rotterdam to Bruges, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurostar
  • IC Direct
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Thalys

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Bruges to Rotterdam by train

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Child and youth passengers

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Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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