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Utrecht to Bruges by train

  • First train
    04:11
  • Last train
    00:29
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 20m
  • Distance
    164 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    15
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 32m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Utrecht to Bruges by train

Fast trains from Utrecht to Bruges take around 3 hours and 20 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 164 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Utrecht and Bruges.

1. Are there direct trains from Utrecht to Bruges?

Journeys between Utrecht and Bruges usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 19 departures on the route from Utrecht 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 29 departures.

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

The Utrecht to Bruges train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 20 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Bruges is usually scheduled to depart Utrecht around 06:03 and the last train is around 00:29. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Utrecht around 04:11, and the last at 21:25.

When to book Utrecht to Bruges train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 8 and a half 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 Utrecht to Bruges by train.

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Which train companies operate between Utrecht and Bruges?

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

  • IC Direct
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Regional-Express
  • RegionalExpress
  • Schnellzug
  • Thalys

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

Bruges to Utrecht by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

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.