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Heidelberg to Bruges (France) by train

It takes an average of 12h 17m to travel from Heidelberg to Bruges (France) by train, over a distance of around 536 miles (862 km). There are normally 11 trains per day travelling from Heidelberg to Bruges (France) and tickets for this journey start from $183.90 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 7h 15m
PriceFrom $183.90
Distance536 miles (862 km)
Frequency11 trains per day
Departure stationHeidelberg
Arrival stationBruges (France)
Changes3 changes

Heidelberg to Bruges (France) train times

Check out the next trains departing from Heidelberg to Bruges (France) for Tuesday May 18th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
05:02 00:46 7h 44m, 3 changes
08:13 03:46 7h 33m, 3 changes
08:48 05:46 8h 58m, 3 changes
09:25 05:46 8h 21m, 4 changes
00:13 07:28 7h 15m, 3 changes
01:13 05:46 16h 33m, 4 changes
02:15 05:46 15h 31m, 5 changes
04:48 09:46 16h 58m, 3 changes
05:24 09:46 16h 22m, 4 changes
07:25 11:46 16h 21m, 4 changes

Cheap train tickets from Heidelberg to Bruges (France)

The price of train tickets from Heidelberg to Bruges (France) starts at $183.90 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Heidelberg to Bruges (France) by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Heidelberg to Bruges (France)

Want to know more about your journey from Heidelberg to Bruges (France)? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Heidelberg to Bruges (France) take?

The average journey time by train between Heidelberg and Bruges (France) is 12 hours and 17 minutes, with around 11 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Heidelberg and Bruges (France) by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Heidelberg to Bruges (France) is 7 hours and 15 minutes.

How much does the train from Heidelberg to Bruges (France) cost?

Train tickets from Heidelberg to Bruges (France) can start from as little as $183.90 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Heidelberg to Bruges (France)?

No, there are no direct train services from Heidelberg to Bruges (France). Travelling from Heidelberg to Bruges (France) by train will require a minimum of 3 changes.

What time does the first train from Heidelberg to Bruges (France) leave?

The first train from Heidelberg to Bruges (France) leaves at 00:13. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Heidelberg to Bruges (France) leave?

The last train from Heidelberg to Bruges (France) leaves at 10:14. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Heidelberg and Bruges (France) by train?

Trains travelling from Heidelberg to Bruges (France) cover a distance of around 536 miles (862 km) during the journey.

The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Heidelberg to Bruges (France) for a typical week day using timetable data for 05/18/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 11/08/2018 for travel on 11/08/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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