Are you travelling by train from Brussels to Bruges or vice versa? Discover the timetables for the Brussels - Bruges trains, buy your ticket and plan your journey in just one click. Under "My Journey", choose a departure or arrival time, and quickly find the duration of your journey, the platform and the stops.

Average journey time 1h04
Number of trains per day 65
Number of trains during peak hours 19
Direct connection or connection  Direct train 
  • In Brusselsthe most popular stations are Brussels-Midi, Brussels, Brussels-Nord, Brussels-Schuman, Brussels-Luxemburg, Brussels-Congres, Brussels-West and Brussels-Chapelle.
  • In Brugesthe most popular stations are Bruges (Brugge) and Bruges-Saint-Pierre (Brugge-Sint-Pieters).

Find the most advantageous train ticket

Travel from Brussels to Bruges
You can board the train in every station in the Zone of Bruges (Brugge).
Travel from Bruges to Brussels
You can board the train at every station in the Zone of Brussels.

Where is my train ticket valid?

  • Arcades
  • Berchem-Ste-Agathe
  • Bockstael
  • Boitsfort
  • Boondael
  • Bordet
  • Brussels-Central
  • Brussels-Chapelle
  • Brussels-Congres
  • Brussels-Luxembourg
  • Brussels-Midi
  • Brussels-Nord
  • Brussels-West
  • Brussels-Schuman
  • Delta
  • Etterbeek
  • Evere
  • Forest-Est
  • Forest-Midi
  • Germoir
  • Haren
  • Haren-Sud
  • Jette
  • Meiser
  • Mérode
  • Moensberg
  • Schaerbeek
  • Simonis
  • St-Job
  • Tour et Taxis
  • Uccle-Calevoet
  • Uccle-Stalle
  • Vivier d’Oie
  • Watermael
  • Bruges
  • Bruges-Saint-Pierre

Discover the best of Bruges and Brussels

Would you like to travel to Bruges from Brussels or vice versa? West Flanders is only an hour away from the Belgian capital. So come on board the Brussels - Bruges train and enjoy a quiet journey, far from the stress and traffic jams.

A getaway in Brussels

Want to (re)discover the Belgian capital? Culture, architecture or fashion: Brussels is full of treasures whatever the time of year. From the Mont des Arts to the Atomium, take the time to admire its rich architectural heritage. Follow our tips to (re)discover the beautiful Belgian capital from another angle.

Discover Bruges by train

Take a break in Bruges and discover the wonders of the city. Medieval houses, canal walks, remarkable buildings: the ideal setting for a romantic stay. Even better: Ostend and the seaside are only an hour away! So many ideas to discover Bruges by train and to spend more than a day here!

Need inspiration for your next getaway? Check out our popular routes and discover the train timetables to Liège, Charleroi and Mons. With your train tickets in hand, hop on the train and enjoy the treasures of Wallonia for a day or a weekend.


Depending on the day of travel or your age, choose between the Standard Ticket, Weekend Ticket, Youth Ticket (Go Pass 1) or Senior Ticket.
Even more choice? Check out all available tickets.
Yes, there are a few connections per day between Brussels or Bruges and Brussels Airport. Please note: Brussels Airport-Zaventem station does not belong to the "Brussels" zone. When you take the train to or from the airport, you must buy a ticket to or from Brussels Airport-Zaventem and the Brussels Airport Supplement (Diabolo) to pass through the gates. The Brussels Airport Supplement is automatically added to most tickets to or from Brussels Airport.
Buy your train ticket quickly and easily:
  • online via our website
  • online via the SNCB app
  • at the station ticket offices
  • at the station ticket vending machines

No time to buy a ticket before getting on the train? No problem, the train attendant will sell you your ticket at the on-board fare price (+ € 9).


  • The first train from Brussels-Central to Bruges leaves at 05h45.
  • The first train from Bruges to Brussels-Central leaves at 04h10.

Saturdays, Sundays and holidays

  • The first train from Brussels-Central to Bruges leaves at 05h58.
  • The first train from Bruges to Brussels-Central leaves at 04h35.


  • The last train from Bruges to Brussels-Central leaves at 23h25.
  • The last train to Brussels-Central to Bruges leaves at 00h23.

Saturdays, Sundays and holidays

  • The last train from Bruges to Brussels-Central leaves at 23h01.
  • The last train to Brussels-Central to Bruges leaves at 23h45.

On average, it takes 1 hour and 4 minutes to travel between Bruges and Brussels. Depending on the time of year (holidays, weekends, etc.), the journey time may vary. You can check the timetable in real time using the journey planner, available under the heading "My journey".

Stay informed at all times with the SNCB app

Buy your train ticket, check the timetable in real time and receive notifications about possible delays or works on your train line... Everything you need is available for free in the SNCB app.