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Lyon to Bruges (France) by train

It takes an average of 11h 43m to travel from Lyon to Bruges (France) by train, over a distance of around 271 miles (437 km). There are normally 12 trains per day travelling from Lyon to Bruges (France) and tickets for this journey start from $43.05 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 7h 16m
PriceFrom $43.05
Distance271 miles (437 km)
Frequency12 trains per day
Departure stationLyon
Arrival stationBruges (France)
Changes2 changes

Lyon to Bruges (France) train times

Check out the next trains departing from Lyon to Bruges (France) for Tuesday May 11th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
06:05 03:14 9h 9m, 3 changes
06:05 03:46 9h 41m, 2 changes
08:38 05:14 8h 36m, 3 changes
08:38 05:46 9h 8m, 2 changes
11:10 07:28 8h 18m, 2 changes
11:36 07:28 7h 52m, 3 changes
01:28 05:46 16h 18m, 2 changes
02:34 05:46 15h 12m, 4 changes
05:10 09:46 16h 36m, 2 changes
07:10 11:14 16h 4m, 5 changes

Cheap train tickets from Lyon to Bruges (France)

The price of train tickets from Lyon to Bruges (France) starts at $43.05 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 Lyon 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 Lyon to Bruges (France)

Want to know more about your journey from Lyon 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 Lyon to Bruges (France) take?

The average journey time by train between Lyon and Bruges (France) is 11 hours and 43 minutes, with around 12 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 Lyon and Bruges (France) by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Lyon to Bruges (France) is 7 hours and 16 minutes.

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

Train tickets from Lyon to Bruges (France) can start from as little as $43.05 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 Lyon to Bruges (France)?

No, there are no direct train services from Lyon to Bruges (France). Travelling from Lyon to Bruges (France) by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

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

The first train from Lyon to Bruges (France) leaves at 05:30. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Lyon to Bruges (France) leaves at 07:10. 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 Lyon and Bruges (France) by train?

Trains travelling from Lyon to Bruges (France) cover a distance of around 271 miles (437 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Bruges (France) to Lyon.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Lyon to Bruges (France) for a typical week day using timetable data for 05/11/2021. 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 01/20/2021 for travel on 01/20/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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